I-69 (US-59) / I-610 West Loop Interchange Reconstruction Closures

The following is traffic detour and lane closure information that may affect area residents.

UPDATE as of 4/13/18:

IH 69 Southbound main lanes at the IH 610 West Loop:  1 Right (Outside) Lane closed daily between 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM on Saturday. 04.21.18, and Sunday 04.22.18, and again on Saturday 04.28.18 and Sunday, 04.29.18.

South Rice Avenue Southbound between Westpark Dr. and Glenmont Dr.:  1 Right (Outside) Lane closed daily between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM through Monday, 04.16.18.

IH 69 Southbound Frontage Road between McCue Rd. and Chimney Rock Rd.: 1 Alternate Lane closed Continuously until further notice.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road, north of Westpark Dr.: The current “Left Lane Must Turn Left” configuration will remainthru 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: Alternate Lane(s) remain closed continuouslythrough 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.  At least one southbound frontage road lane will remain open.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: Total Closure nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM between Monday, 04.16.18 and Saturday, 04.20.18.  Follow the detour signs.  Off Duty officers will be on site to facilitate access for vehicles who have destinations between Westpark and Fournace.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Fournace Pl. and Bissonnet St.: 1 Right (Outside) Lane closed continuously through 5:00 AM on Monday, September, 03, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Exit to Fournace Pl.: Total Closure Continuously until further notice.  Detour via the Exit to Hidalgo St.; Turn Left, (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Follow Post Oak Blvd. to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage road. Follow the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. to Fournace Pl.  An alternate detour is to follow the IH 610 Southbound main lanes to the exit to Bellaire Blvd.; U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd and follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road to Fournace Pl..

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road between Fournace Pl. and Westpark Dr.: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuously thru Monday, 04.30.18.

 IH 69 Northbound Frontage Road between Westpark and Newcastle: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuously thru 3:00 PM on Saturday, 05.05.18.

Newcastle (Southbound) between the IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd and Westpark: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuouslybetween 9:00 AM on Friday, 02.09.18 and 5:00 AM on Saturday, 05.05.18.

IH 69 Southwest Freeway Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Westpark: Total Closure Continuously until further notice.  Detour via the Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Edloe Street.

IH 69 Northbound Direct Connector to the IH 610 West Loop Northbound:  Total Closure Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Wednesday, 04.04.18 and Thursday, 04.05.18:  Detour:  Follow IH-69 Northbound and Exit to Weslayan St.; U-Turn at Weslayan St. and then follow the IH-69 Southbound Frontage Road to the next entrance ramp.  Follow the IH 69 Southbound main lanes to the IH 610 West Loop Northbound.

IH 69 Northbound Direct Connector to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound:  Total Closure Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Wednesday, 04.04.18 and Thursday, 04.05.18:  Detour:  Follow IH-69 Northbound and Exit to Weslayan St.; U-Turn at Weslayan St. and then follow the IH-69 Southbound Frontage Road to the next entrance ramp.  Follow the IH 69 Southbound main lanes to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound.

UPDATE as of 3/30/18:

IH 69 Southbound Frontage Road between McCue Rd. and Chimney Rock Rd.: 1 Alternate Lane closed Continuously until further notice.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road, north of Westpark Dr.: The current “Left Lane Must Turn Left” configuration will remain thru 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: 1 Alternate Lane remains closed continuously through 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: Total Closure nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Friday, 03.30.18, Saturday, 03.31.18 and Sunday, 04.01.18.  Follow the detour signs.  Off Duty officers will be on site to facilitate access for vehicles who have destinations between Westpark and Fournace.

IH 610 Southbound Exit to Fournace Pl.:   Total Closure Continuously until further notice.  Detour via the Exit to Hidalgo St.; Turn Left, (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Follow Post Oak Blvd. to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage road. Follow the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. to Fournace Pl.  An alternate detour is to follow the IH 610 Southbound Main lanes to the exit to Bellaire Blvd.; U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd and follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road to Fournace Pl.

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road between Fournace Pl. and Westpark Dr.: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuously through Monday, 04.30.18.

IH 69 Northbound Frontage Road between Westpark and Newcastle:  1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuously thru 3:00 PM on Saturday, 05.05.18.

Newcastle (Southbound) between the IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd and Westpark:  1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuously between 9:00 AM on Friday, 02.09.18 and 5:00 AM on Saturday, 05.05.18.

South Rice Avenue (Southbound) between Westpark Dr. and Glenmont Dr.: 1 Left, (Inside) Lane Closed Daily between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM through Monday, 04.02.18.

IH 69 Southwest Freeway Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Westpark:  Total Closure Continuously until further notice.  Detour via the Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Edloe Street.

IH 69 Northbound Direct Connector to the IH 610 West Loop Northbound:  Total Closure Nightlybetween 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Wednesday, 04.04.18 and Thursday, 04.05.18:  Detour:  Follow IH-69 Northbound and Exit to Weslayan St.; U-Turn at Weslayan St. and then follow the IH-69 Southbound Frontage Road to the next entrance ramp.  Follow the IH 69 Southbound Main lanes to the IH 610  West Loop Northbound.

IH 69 Northbound Direct Connector to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound:  Total Closure Nightlybetween 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Wednesday, 04.04.18 and Thursday, 04.05.18:  Detour:  Follow IH-69 Northbound and Exit to Weslayan St.; U-Turn at Weslayan St. and then follow the IH-69 Southbound Frontage Road to the next entrance ramp.  Follow the IH 69 Southbound Main lanes to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound.

UPDATE as of 2/23/18:

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road, north of Westpark Dr.: The current “Left Lane Must Turn Left” configuration will remain thru 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: 1 Alternate Lane remains closed continuously through 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Exit to Fournace Pl.:   Total Closure Continuously until further notice.  Detour via the Exit to Hidalgo St.; Turn Left, (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Follow Post Oak Blvd. to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage road. Follow the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. to Fournace Pl.  An alternate detour is to follow the IH 610 Southbound Main lanes to the exit to Bellaire Blvd.; U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd and follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road to Fournace Pl.

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road between Fournace Pl. and Westpark Dr.: 1 Left, (Inside) Lane closed daily between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM thru Friday, 03.02.18.

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road between Fournace Pl. and Westpark Dr.: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuously thru Friday, 03.02.18.

IH 69 Southbound Frontage Road between McCue Rd. and Chimney Rock Rd.: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed dailybetween 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM thru Sunday, 02.25.18.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: Total Closure nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM between Monday, 02.26.18 and Friday, 03.02.18.  Follow the detour signs.  Off Duty officers will be on site to facilitate access for vehicles who have destinations between Westpark and Fournace.

Post Oak Blvd (Southbound) between Transco One Dr. and Richmond Ave.: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane Closed dailybetween 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM thru Sunday 02.25.18.

Newcastle (Southbound) between the IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd and Westpark:  1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuously between 9:00 AM on Friday, 02.09.18 and 5:00 AM on Saturday, 05.05.18.

IH 69 Southwest Freeway Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Westpark:  Total Closure Continuously starting at the close of Express/HOV Lanes Operations on Friday, 02.23.18.  This closure will remain in place until further notice.  Detour via the Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Edloe Street.

UPDATE as of 2/09/18:

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road, north of Westpark Dr.: The current “Left Lane Must Turn Left” configuration will remain thru 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: 1 Alternate Lane remains closed continuously through 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Exit to Fournace Pl.:   Total Closure Continuously through 5:00 AM on Monday, 02.12.18.  Detour via the Exit to Hidalgo St.; Turn Left, (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Follow Post Oak Blvd. to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage road. Follow the the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. to Fournace Pl.  An alternate detour is to follow the IH 610 Southbound Main lanes to the exit to Bellaire Blvd.; U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd and follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road to Fournace Pl.

IH 69 Northbound Direct Connector to the IH-610 West Loop Southbound:  Total Closure Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Friday, 02.09.18, Saturday, 02.10.18 and Sunday, 02.11.18.  Detour via the Chimney Rock Exit; Turn Right, (South) onto Chimney Rock Rd. and follow it to Westpark Dr.; Turn Left, (East) onto Westpark Dr. and follow it to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. Turn Right, (South) onto the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. and follow it to the entrance ramp from Fournace Pl.

IH 69 Southbound Direct Connector to the IH-610 West Loop Southbound:  Total Closure Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Friday, 02.09.18, Saturday, 02.10.18 and Sunday, 02.11.18.  Detour via the exit to Newcastle Dr. and follow the IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. until it turns into the IH 610 West Loop Northbound Frontage Rd.  Follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. to Richmond Ave.; Turn Left, (West) onto Richmond Ave. and follow it to South Post Oak/IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd.; Turn Left. (South) onto South Post Oak/IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. and follow the IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. to the entrance ramp from Fournace Pl.   An alternate detour is to follow the Direct Connector to IH 610 West Loop Northbound; Exit to Westheimer Rd.; U-Turn at Westheimer Rd. and follow the IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road to the next Entrance Ramp to the IH 610 Southbound Main lanes.

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road between Bissonnet St. and Fournace Pl.  1 Left, (Inside) Lane closed daily between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM on Thursday, 02.08.18 and Friday, 02.09.18 and between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM on Saturday, 02.10.18 and Sunday, 02.11.18.

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road between Fournace Pl. and Westpark Dr.: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuously between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM between Monday, 02.05.18 and Friday, 02.16.18.

Newcastle (Southbound) between the IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd and Westpark:  1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed continuously between 9:00 AM on Friday, 02.09.18 and 5:00 AM on Saturday, 05.05.18.

IH 69 Southwest Freeway Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Westpark:  Total Closure Continuously starting at the close of Express/HOV Lanes Operations on Friday, 02.16.18.  This closure will remain in place until further notice.  Detour via the Express/HOV Lanes Entrance and Exit to Edloe Street.

UPDATE as of 2/05/18:

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road, north of Westpark Dr.: The current “Left Lane Must Turn Left” configuration will remain thru 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: 1 Alternate Lane remains closed continuously through 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Exit to Fournace Pl.:   Total Closure Continuously through 5:00 PM on Saturday, 02.17.18.  Detour via the Exit to Hidalgo St.; Turn Left, (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Follow Post Oak Blvd. to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage road. Follow the the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. to Fournace Pl.  An alternate detour is to follow the IH 610 Southbound Main lanes to the exit to Bellaire Blvd.; U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd and follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road to Fournace Pl. 

***IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road between Glenmont Dr. and Westpark Dr.: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane closed daily between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM between Monday, 02.05.18 and Friday, 02.09.18.***

UPDATE as of 1/26/18:

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road north of Westpark Dr.: The current “Left Lane Must Turn Left” configuration will remain thru 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: 1 Alternate Lane remains closed continuously through 5:00 AM on Saturday, July 28, 2018.

IH 610 Southbound Exit to Fournace Pl.: Total Closure Continuously through 5:00 PM on Saturday, 02.17.18. Detour via the Exit to Hidalgo St.; Turn Left, (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Follow Post Oak Blvd. to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage road. Follow the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. to Fournace Pl. An alternate detour is to follow the IH 610 Southbound main lanes to the exit to Bellaire Blvd.; U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd and follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road to Fournace Pl.

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road (depressed section) between Westpark Dr. and Richmond Ave.: Total Closure Continuously between 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM Saturday, 01.27.18 and again on Sunday 01.28.18. Detour: Follow the IH 610 West Loop Northbound Frontage Rd. until it turns into the IH 69 Southwest Freeway Northbound Frontage Rd. U-turn via the signalized intersection at Newcastle Dr. and then follow the IH 69 Southwest Freeway Southbound Frontage Rd until it turns into the IH 610 West Loop Northbound Frontage Rd. Continue to Richmond Ave.

IH 69 Southbound Direct Connector to the IH 610 West Loop Northbound: Total Closure Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Wednesday, 01.31.18 and Thursday, 02.01.18. Detour via the exit to Newcastle Dr. and follow the IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. until it turns into the IH 610 West Loop Northbound Frontage Rd. Follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. to the next entrance ramp to the IH 610 Northbound main lanes. An alternate detour is to follow the Direct Connector to IH 610 West Loop Southbound; Exit to Bellaire Blvd.; U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd and follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road to the next Northbound Entrance Ramp to the IH 610 Northbound main lanes.

IH 69 Southbound Direct Connector to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound: 1 Right (Inside) Lane Closed Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Wednesday, 01.31.18 and Thursday, 02.01.18.

UPDATE as of 1/5/18:

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road @ Westpark Dr.: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane Closed Continuously through 5:00 AM on Monday, 01.15.18.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.: 1 Alternate Lane Closed Continuously through 5:00 AM on Saturday, 01.27.18.

Westpark (Eastbound) between South Rice Ave. and the IH 610 West Loop: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane Closed Continuously between 9:00 AM on Friday, 01.05.18 thru 5:00 AM Monday, 01.29.18.

Westpark (Westbound) between the IH 610 West Loop and South Rice Ave.: 1 Left, (Inside) Lane Closed Continuously between 9:00 AM on Friday, 01.05.18 thru 5:00 AM Monday, 01.29.18.

IH 610 Southbound Exit to Fournace Pl.:   Total Closure Continuously between 9:00 PM on Tuesday, 01.09.18 and 5:00 PM on Saturday, 01.27.18.  Detour via the Exit to Hidalgo St.; Turn Left, (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Follow Post Oak Blvd. to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage road. Follow the the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. to Fournace Pl. An alternate detour is to follow the IH 610 Southbound main lanes to the exit to Bellaire Blvd.; U-Turn at Bellaire Blvd and follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road to Fournace Pl. 

IH 69 Northbound Direct Connector to the IH-610 West Loop Southbound:  Total Closure Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Tuesday, 01.09.18, Detour via the Chimney Rock Exit; Turn Right, (South) onto Chimney Rock Rd. and follow it to Westpark Dr.; Turn Left, (East) onto Westpark Dr. and follow it to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. Turn Right, (South) onto the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. and follow it to the entrance ramp from Fournace Pl.

IH 69 Southbound Direct Connector to the IH-610 West Loop Southbound:  Total Closure Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Tuesday, 01.09.18, Detour via the exit to Newcastle Dr. and follow the IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. until it turns into the IH 610 West Loop Northbound Frontage Rd.  Follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. to Richmond Ave.; Turn Left, (West) onto Richmond Ave. and follow it to South Post Oak/IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd.; Turn Left. (South) onto South Post Oak/IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. and follow the IH 610 Southbound Frontage Rd. to the entrance ramp from Fournace Pl.   An alternate detour is to follow the Direct Connector to IH 610 West Loop Northbound; Exit to Westheimer Rd.; U-Turn at Westheimer Rd. and follow the IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road to the next Entrance Ramp to the IH 610 Southbound main lanes.

Off Duty Police Officers and will be on site to assist, as needed and changeable message signs will be utilized as well.

All closures are subject to cancellation or modification due to adverse weather. For more information please call the TxDOT Public Information Office at 713.802.5076

As of 1/3/18:

IH 610 Northbound Frontage Road @ Westpark Dr.1 Right, (Outside) Lane Closed Continuously through 5:00 AM on Monday, 01/5/18.

IH 610 Southbound Frontage Road between Westpark Dr. and Fournace Pl.1 Alternate Lane Closed Continuously through 5:00 AM on Saturday, 01/27/18.

Westpark (Eastbound) between Chimney Rock Rd. and the IH 610 West Loop: 1 Right, (Outside) Lane Closed Continuously between 9:00 AM on Wednesday, 01/03/18 thru 5:00 AM Wednesday, 01/24/18.

Westpark (Westbound) between the IH 610 West Loop and South Rice Ave.: 1 Left, (Inside) Lane Closed Continuously between 9:00 AM on Wednesday, 01/03/18 thru 5:00 AM Wednesday, 01/24/18.

IH 69 Southbound Mainlanes between Newcastle and the IH 610 West LoopTwo Right, (Outside) Lanes Closed Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Tuesday, 01.02.18, Wednesday, 01/03/18 and Thursday, 01/04/18.

IH 69 Southbound Direct Connector to the IH 610 West Loop NorthboundTotal Closure Nightly between 9:00 PM and 5:00 AM on Tuesday, 01/02/18, Wednesday, 01/03/18 and Thursday, 01/04/18.  Detour via the exit to Newcastle Dr. and follow the IH 69 Southbound Frontage Rd. until it turns into the IH 610 West Loop Northbound Frontage Rd.  Follow the IH 610 Northbound Frontage Rd. to the next entrance ramp to the IH 610 Northbound main lanes.

IH 610 Southbound Exit to Fournace Pl.:   Total Closure Continuously between 9:00 PM on Friday, 01/05/18 and 5:00 PM on Saturday, 01/27/18.  Detour via the Exit to Hidalgo St.; Turn Left, (South) onto Post Oak Blvd. Follow Post Oak Blvd. to the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage road. Follow the IH 610 West Loop Southbound Frontage Rd. to Fournace Pl.

This information was provided by the City of Bellaire.  To access more information on this project click here.