US 290 Reconstruction from I-610 to Beltway 8
Western Assoc. of State Highway and Transportation Officials > Quality of Life/Community Development -Western > Large Project
US 290 from Interstate 610 to Beltway 8 used to be known as one of the most congested roadways in the state of Texas. Serving as a major connection to the city of Houston, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) knew it had to address the issue and provide a wider variety of transportation options for the growing community. This $1.7 billion project reconstructed 11 .5 miles of roadway, created bike paths, trails, and sidewalks – all while improving overall safety for all travelers. Throughout the entire process, TxDOT kept the community informed on the design, development, and the construction progress on the project.Vote For This Project
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