From the City of West University Place:

The annual Chevron Houston Marathon will be coming through West University Place on Sunday, January 16. Homes in West University Place and Southside Place, located along or near the race route, may be affected by road closures and/or announcements from the live band and public announcement booth in front of City Hall.

The marathon course travels west along University from Kirby, turning north on Weslayan to Bissonnet. Please be advised that traffic will be restricted when the streets close at approximately 6:15 a.m. until the streets reopen at approximately 11:00 a.m. Please visit for an entire listing of street closures.

The West University Place Police Department requests that all vehicles parked on the roadway along the race route be relocated prior to the event.

The public is invited to line up along the race route and cheer on these remarkable athletes! For more information, please contact Jeremy Veld at or 713-668-4441 ext. 5367.

Houston Marathon Traffic