Questions remain regarding I-45 expansion project, which is currently on hold

Plans to expand the northbound Gulf Freeway between I-10 and Loop 610 have been on hold.

But there are still questions about how many people will be displaced once the project moves forward.

RELATED: Harris Co. sues TXDOT over I-45 North expansion near downtown citing environmental concerns

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee says the Texas Department of Transportation is planning to destroy hundreds of apartments, affordable housing, and even a historic church, without consideration of the importance of its history to the community. 

The project remains on hold because of an investigation by the Federal Highway Administration.