Construction Updates

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August 3, 2018

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

Paving for the median transit lanes continues from San Felipe to 610 West Loop

Pavers for the new sidewalks continue to be installed on the southbound side

Installation of sidewalk components along the northbound side continues from Garretson to 610 West Loop

Installation of trees on the northbound and southbound sides of Post Oak Boulevard is nearing completion


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

Pavers for the new sidewalks continue to be installed on southbound side from Ambassador Way to San Felipe

Paving for the median transit lanes continues from San Felipe southward

Back of curb work, including pedestrian and holiday light foundations, continues in preparation for new sidewalks in the northbound lanes at various locations


 
Post Oak Boulevard – South Segment Construction / Westheimer to Richmond 

Installation of base and pavement for dedicated transit lanes continues in various locations

Continue installation of storm crossings and inlets from Westheimer to Fairdale

Paving of northbound lanes at Westheimer intersection nearing completion

Continue installation of electrical conduit and lighting on the southbound side from Fairdale to Parkview

Installation of new live oak trees south of West Alabama will continue on the southbound side


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