U.S. Highway 59 Southwest Freeway Closure


To improve safety and mobility, TxDOT is continuing a construction project at the Loop 610 and U.S. Highway 59 interchange. As a result, the U.S. Highway 59 southbound entrance ramp from Weslayan Street will be closed from Friday, June 11 at 9 p.m., until further notice.

The following will be closed from Friday, June 11 at 9 p.m. to Monday, June 14 at 5 a.m.

  • Northbound connector ramp from U.S. Highway 59 to northbound Loop 610
  • U.S. Highway 59 southbound from Newcastle Drive to South Rice Avenue

You'll be detoured to southbound Loop 610, where you'll do the following:

  • Exit at Fournace Place/Bissonnet Street
  • U-turn at Bissonnet to the Loop 610 frontage roads
  • Enter the Loop 610 northbound main lanes and take the direct connector to U.S. Highway 59 northbound

You'll be detoured to the Loop 610 northbound main lanes, where you'll do the following:

  • Take the Westheimer Road exit to the Loop 610 frontage road
  • U-turn at Westheimer
  • Take the entrance to the southbound U.S. Highway 59 main lanes

The following routes will experience detours in the area around the Loop 610 and U.S. Highway 59 interchange:

  • 32 Renwick / San Felipe
  • 82 Westheimer
  • 152 Harwin Express
  • 153 Harwin Express
  • 160 Memorial City Express
  • 161 Wilcrest Express
  • 162 Memorial Express

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