82 Westheimer

19 Miles of Improvements


This project is designed to benefit commuters along the 82 Westheimer route between downtown Houston and West Oaks Mall. Some of the enhancements you will see include:

  • Roadway repair and street reconstruction, including upgraded driveways
  • New or improved sidewalks along and / or near the route
  • Improved accessibility along the route with safer crossings and new ramps for wheelchair and stroller access
  • Bus shelters with lighting for improved safety and new trash cans
  • Digital, real-time bus arrival information

Local Bus along the 82 Westheimer Route
Pouring concrete on 82 Westheimer BOOST project.

Project Progress

See recent activity along Westheimer as we create a better walk, a better stop and a better ride.

Project Status


BOOST 82 Westheimer Segment Map


Design is complete and construction will begin summer 2024.


3.8 miles from Congress Street in downtown Houston to Shepherd Drive along Travis Street, Milam Street and Westheimer Road.

Construction Timeline*

June 2024 to Sept. 2024 - Shepherd Drive to Dunlavy Street

Sept. 2024 to Dec. 2024 - Dunlavy Street to Montrose Boulevard

Jan. 2025 to April 2025 - Montrose Boulevard to Bagby Street


Design is complete and construction has begun. 


2.3 miles from Shepherd Drive to Interstate 610 along Westheimer Road.

Construction Timeline*

April 2024 to July 2024 - Union Pacific Railroad tracks to Weslayan Street

July 2024 to Sept. 2024 - 610 West to Union Pacific Railroad tracks

Sept. 2024 to Dec. 2024 - Weslayan Street to Buffalo Speedway


Design is in progress.


13.2 miles from Interstate 610 to Highway 6 along Westheimer Road.

Construction Timeline*

Not yet determined

*Construction schedule is subject to change. 

Questions or comments?
Questions? Comments?

On our Public Comments website, choose Construction/Planning Projects > 82 Westheimer BOOST Improvement Project.


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