288 Toll Lane Open Houses Sept. 27 and 29

f189c2a8-7fd2-4012-b0b8-e89c879aa38aAfter 3 years of collaboration, planning and extensive community input, the public is invited to meet the developer/contractor team and get the latest SH 288 Toll Lanes construction project information.

When this $815 million construction project is complete, motorists will have the option to use the Express Toll Lanes for a faster, more reliable commute, or the free general purpose lanes along 10.3 miles between US 59 and Harris/Brazoria county line at Clear Creek.

The construction project includes the construction of four new tolled lanes within the existing median, eight new tolled direct connectors providing connectivity with the Sam Houston Tollway, new tolled direct connectors connecting SH 288 to Holcombe Boulevard near the Texas Medical Center and the reconstruction of eight direct connectors at IH 610.

Harris County – The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), with SH 288 Express Toll Lane Project team developer Blueridge Transportation Group (BTG) and project contractor team Almeda-Genoa Constructors (A-GC), will host an open house at two (2) locations:

  • Tuesday, September 27, 2016 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm at the Pearland Chamber of Commerce, 6117 Broadway Street, Pearland, Texas, 77581
  • Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm at the Hermann Park Golf Course Club House, 2155 North MacGregor, Houston, TX 77030


Construction is anticipated to begin Fall 2016 with the project to be complete in mid/late 2019.


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