Traffic

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For the weekend of August 16:

The Texans are home for a Preseason game and the Dash and Dynamo are in town this weekend as well.

There is roadwork scheduled downtown on I-45 and 59 that will cause delays this weekend, also there is roadwork scheduled on I-10 the Katy freeway at 610 the West Loop so getting to and from the Galleria area this weekend might take more time. 

Weekend Events:

Dash vs Washington Spirit Friday at BBVA @ 7:30pm

Dynamo vs Real Salt Lake Saturday at BBVA @ 8pm

Preseason Texans vs 49ers Saturday at NRG @7pm

Parking Lots open 4 hours before Kickoff Pedesterian Gates open 3.5 hours before Kickoff

Expect heavier than normal delays on Kirby, S Main, Fannin and OST as well as the feeders of 610 near the stadium

Weekend Roadwork:

I-45 the Gulf Freeway will be shut down in Downtown Southbound at 59 from 9pm Friday till 5am Monday, traffic will be forced to exit onto 288 or 59. Crews will also have the ramp from 59 and 288 to head South on I-45 closed as well.

I-45 the Gulf Freeway will be shut down  Northbound at 610 the South Loop nightly from 8:30pm till 5am

I-45 the Gulf Freeway  Southbound ramp to 610 the South Loop will be closed nightly from 8:30pm till 5am

I-10 the Katy Freeway East and Westbound ramps to head North on 610 the West Loop will be closed from 9pm Friday till 5am Monday, traffic can take 610 Southbound exit Wooday and U-turn

I-10 the Baytown East Freeway all Westbound Lanes will be closed between Lockwood and Waco from 9pm Friday till 5am Monday, traffic will be forced onto the feeder road.

288 the South Freeway will be closed in both directions at 610 the South Loop nightly from 9pm till 5am. Traffic will be forced to exit onto either side of the South Loop

610 the South Loop will be closed in Both directions between Woodridge and I-45 the Gulf Freeway nightly from 9pm till 5am 

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