Construction Updates

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June 8, 2018

Post Oak Boulevard – North Segment Construction / 610 to San Felipe

Brick pavers for new sidewalks are now being installed on the southbound side at Cosmopolitan residential and moving north.

Paving for the median transit lanes has now begun at Cosmopolitan residential

Asphalt subgrade will continue to be laid to prepare for the installation of sidewalk pavers on the southbound side north of Four Oaks

Installation of pedestrian light foundations and bases for sidewalk pavers will continue from Garretson to 610 on the northbound side

Installation of trees on both the northbound and southbound side of Post Oak Boulevard continues

Communication duct bank tie-ins in the median continues


Post Oak Boulevard – Middle Segment Construction / San Felipe to Westheimer

Storm sewer work continues in the northbound lanes at Lynn Lane

Paving continues in the northbound lanes from Guilford moving north toward Lynn Lane

Installation of trees on the southbound side continues at Ethan Allen

Back of curb work, including pedestrian and holiday light foundations, continues in preparation for new sidewalks on the southbound side of Post Oak Boulevard at various locations

Removal of median concrete will begin at Post Oak Shopping Center


Post Oak Boulevard – South Segment Construction / Westheimer to Richmond

Installation of new Cathedral Live Oak trees south of West Alabama will continue

Continue back of curb work in various locations in preparation for new sidewalks

Continue waterline installation on southbound side of Post Oak Boulevard from Westheimer to West Alabama

Continue installation of storm crossings and inlets on southbound side of Post Oak Boulevard from Westheimer to West Alabama

Continue concrete pavement Westheimer to West Alabama in the southbound lanes

Continue pavement removal on the southbound side of Post Oak Boulevard

Continue primary electrical installation in the median from Hidalgo to West Alabama 


Centerpoint, AT&T and other contractors continue the adjustment and relocation work in the area.

All work subject to change based on weather conditions and utility conflicts.


If you have questions, please contact us at construction@uptown-houston.com.

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Achievements

2016

December – Pedestrian environment prototype is completed. Wider sidewalks, pedestrian lights and trees are added to an area on Post Oak Boulevard to aid in planning the construction.

2016

November – Modifications on the arches at Four Oaks Place and Willie G’s began.

2016

August – The first iconic ring was removed from the intersection of Post Oak Boulevard and Uptown Park Boulevard for refurbishment. Watch Video

2016

June – Tree Preservation Plan is implemented. First tree is removed from the median and relocated to a new, permanent location along Post Oak Boulevard.

2015

City Council unanimously approved budget and 5-year CIP

TxDOT approved West Loop Dedicated Bus Lanes

Groundbreaking of The Boulevard

2014

environmental clearance granted by Federal Transit Administration granted

2013

$62M grant approved by Houston-Galveston Area Council

revised Project Plan approved by City Council

2003

Referendum approved transit on Post Oak Boulevard

1999

Project Plan Approved by City Council