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Sunday Streets Houston Texas
3/29/2015 11:00:00 AM-3/29/2015 3:00:00 PM
Sunday, March 29, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. there will be special event. Affected routes: 42 Holman Crosstown, 81 Westheimer-Sharpstown, 82 Westheimer-West Oaks..... For further information please contact 713-635-4000.

2015 McDonald’s Houston Children’s Festival
3/29/2015 10:30:00 AM-3/29/2015 6:30:00 PM
Sunday, March 29, from 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. there will be a Children’s Festival. Street closures starting on Friday, March 27, at 7 p.m. through Monday, March 30, at 3 a.m. Affected routes: 18 Kirby, 36 Kempwood / Lawndale, 37 El Sol Crosstown, 40 Telephone / Pecore, 48 Navigation..... For further information please contact 713-635-4000.

McDonald’s Houston Children’s Festival
3/28/2015 10:30:00 AM-3/28/2015 6:30:00 PM
Saturday, March 28, from 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. there will be a Children’s Festival. Affected routes: 18 Kirby, 36 Kempwood / Lawndale, 37 El Sol Crosstown, 40 Telephone / Pecore, 48 Navigation..... For further information please contact 713-635-4000.

16th Annual Cesar Chavez Parade
3/28/2015 9:00:00 AM-3/28/2015 5:00:00 PM
Saturday, March 28, there will be a parade from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Affected routes: 26 Outer Loop Crosstown, 27 Inner Loop Crosstown, 37 El Sol Crosstown, 48 Navigation. For further information call 713-635-4000.

S.C.O.P.E. 5K Fun Run
3/28/2015 6:30:00 AM-3/28/2015 10:30:00 AM
Saturday, March 28, from 6:30 - 10:30 a.m., there will be a 5K Fun Run. Affected routes: 1 Hospital, 26 Outer Loop Crosstown, 27 Inner Loop Crosstown, 68 Brays Bayou Crosstown, 87 Sunnyside / TMC..... For further information please contact 713-635-4000.

Wheeler Ave Baptist Church Walkathon
3/28/2015 6:00:00 AM-3/28/2015 12:00:00 PM
Saturday, March 28, there will be a Fun Run from 6 a.m. - 12 p.m. Affected routes: 5 Southmore / Kashmere, 29 TSU-UH/Hirsch Crosstown, 30 Cullen / Clinton, 52 Scott / Hirsch, 77 Liberty / Martin Luther King, 80 Lyons/Dowling. For further information call 713-635-4000.

44 Acres Homes
3/22/2015 2:00:00 AM-7/11/2015 12:00:00 PM
Starting Sunday, March 22 through July 11, 2015 from 2 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Hwy. 249 Southbound service rd. between W. Greens and Beltway 8 will be closed for construction on Sundays only. Affected route: 44 Acres Homes Limited..... For further information please contact 713-635-4000.

42 Holman Crosstown
3/16/2015 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated completion date T.B.D.: 42 Holman Crosstown - Exit Eastwood Transit Center via S. Lockwood Northbound, right Munger, right Dumble, right I-45 Northbound service rd., left Lockwood / Elgin to regular route. For further information please contact 713-635-4000.

68 Brays Bayou Crosstown
3/16/2015 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated completion date T.B.D.: 68 Braes Bayou Crosstown - Exit Eastwood Transit Center via S. Lockwood Northbound, right Munger, right Dumble, right I-45 Northbound service rd., left Lockwood / Elgin to regular route. For further information please contact 713-635-4000.

73 Bellfort Crosstown
3/16/2015 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated completion date T.B.D.: 73 Bellfort Crosstown - Eastbound – via Bellfort, continue past Broadway, right Glencrest, right Pecan Villas, left Glen Valley, right Rockhill, left Broadway to regular route. Westbound – Via Broadway, right Rockhill, left Glen Valley, right Pecan Villas, left Glencrest, left Broadway to regular route. For further information call 713-635-4000.

88 Hobby Airport
3/16/2015 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated completion date T.B.D.: 42 Holman Crosstown - Eastbound - via Bellfort, continue past Broadway, right Glencrest, right Pecan Villas, left Glen Valley, right Rockhill, left Broadway to regular route. Westbound - via Broadway, right Rockhill, left Glen Valley, right Pecan Villas, left Glencrest, left Broadway to regular route. For further information call 713-635-4000.

73 Bellfort Crosstown And 88 Hobby Airport
3/12/2015 4:00:00 AM-3/31/2015 12:00:00 AM
Starting Thursday, March 12, at 4 a.m. Affected routes: 73 Bellfort Crosstown, 88 Hobby Airport

30 Clinton
2/9/2015 12:00:00 AM-9/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
From Monday, Feb. 9 - Sept. 2015, Clinton will be closed to westbound traffic between Bayou and Jensen. Affected route: 30 Cullen / Clinton

5 Kashmere
1/19/2015 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated completion date T.B.D.: 5 Kashmere Southbound - Via Touchstone, right Homestead, left Firnat, left Spaulding, right Homestead to regular route.

58 Hammerly
1/1/2015 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated completion date T.B.D.: Northbound - Via Hammerly, Brittmore, right Alcott, 1st street. Southbound – Via Alcott, right Kersten, left Hammerly to regular route.

64 Lincoln City
1/1/2015 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated Completion Date T.B.D.: Southbound - Via De Priest, right Ellington, left Parkway, left Randolph, right South Lane, left Ferguson Way, right De Priest to regular route. Northbound - Via De Priest, left Ferguson Way, right South Lane, left Randolph, right Parkway, right Ellington, left De Priest to regular route.

Avenida De Las Americas Traffic Switch
12/5/2014 12:00:00 AM-4/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Effective Friday, Dec. 5, Avenida De Las Americas between Walker and Lamar will be open to southbound traffic only. This change is scheduled to be in place until the Spring of 2016. Affected routes: 18 Kirby, 53 Briar Forest Limited, 81 Westheimer-Sharpstown, 82 Westheimer-West Oaks.

52 Hirsch
12/2/2014 12:00:00 AM-11/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
52 Hirsch Northbound – Exit Kashmere Transit Center, left Hirsch, right Kelley, right U.S. 59 N/B service rd., right Crosstimbers, left Hirsch to regular route. Southbound – Via Hirsch, right Crosstimbers, left U.S. 59 S/B service rd., left Kelley, left Hirsch, right into Kashmere T.C. (Estimated Completion Date 11-2015)

30 Clinton Southbound
10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated Completion Date T.B.D.: Via Clinton, veer right to Melva, left Gregg, right Clinton to regular route.

73 Bellfort Crosstown
10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated Completion Date T.B.D.: Eastbound - Via Bellfort, continue past Broadway, right Glen Valley, right Rockhill, left Broadway to regular route. Westbound - Via Broadway, right Rockhill, left Glen Valley, left Broadway to regular route.

88 Hobby Airport
10/20/2014 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated Completion Date T.B.D.: Eastbound - Via Bellfort, continue past Broadway, right Glen Valley, right Rockhill, left Broadway to regular route. Westbound - Via Broadway, right Rockhill, left Glen Valley, left Broadway to regular route.

66 YALE
10/3/2014 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated Completion Date T.B.D.: Via Shepherd, left to Veterans Memorial, left at the north entrance to N. Shepherd P&R, drive through east driveway and u-turn to the west driveway to regular route.

11 Nance
10/2/2014 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated Completion Date T.B.D.: Via Hare, right Meadow, U-Turn at Lyons to 59 Southbound Service Rd. (Swartz St.), left Jensen to regular route.

108 Veterans Memorial Ltd
10/1/2014 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated Completion Date T.B.D.: Via Shepherd, left to Veterans Memorial, left at the north entrance to N. Shepherd P&R, drive through east driveway and u-turn to the west driveway to regular route.

79 W. Little York Limited
10/1/2014 12:00:00 AM-6/30/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated Completion Date T.B.D.: Northbound - via Little York, right Vogel, left Victory to regular route. Northbound - via Shepherd, left to Veterans Memorial, left at the north entrance to N. Shepherd P&R, drive through east driveway to regular route. Southbound - via Shepherd, left to Veterans Memorial, left at the north entrance to N. Shepherd P&R, drive through east driveway to regular route.

32 Renwick Crosstown
9/11/2014 12:00:00 AM-4/1/2015 12:00:00 AM
Estimated completion date April 2015.

52 Hirsch
9/1/2014 12:00:00 AM-9/1/2016 12:00:00 AM
Sept. 1, 2014 - 2016: Hirsch Rd. between Bennington and the Kashmere T.C. will be closed until mid 2016.