New lane closures for the SH146 project:
- FM518 will be fully closed (both directions) just west of SH146 in Kemah from 5:00 am Thursday 5/19/22 through 5:00 am Friday 5/20/22. This closure supports bridge construction activities on the express bridge. 2 off-duty police officers are anticipated to be used during daytime closures, and one off-duty police officer is anticipated to be used during nighttime closures.
- Detour for traffic on SH146: FM518 can be accessed by turning west on SH96, then north on FM270 until you reach FM518.
- Detour for traffic on FM518: turn south on Kemah Avenue, then east on Bel Road. (Kemah Avenue, also known as Evergreen Memorial Parkway. Bel Road, also known as Ralph Gordy Avenue)
i. An alternate detour will be set up for traffic coming from further west: SH146 can be reached by traveling south on FM270 and then east on SH96.
These closures are subject to change if needed due to weather, and additional notifications regarding changes or cancellations will be posted when made available.
For real time lane-closure and traffic updates, visit Houston TranStar or download their app from the App Store or Google Play.
SH146.com is an information source for project and construction updates. While the website is maintained by the Cities of Kemah and Seabrook, the expansion project is managed by TxDOT and their team.