Construction Updates

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October 12, 2018

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

Paving for the median transit lanes continues

Platforms for transit stations to be constructed in the median to begin

Pavers for new sidewalks continue to be installed on the northbound side, Garrettson to Hollyhurst

Construction of corner plazas at various intersections continues

Installation of trees in the median continues

Installation of streetlights at various locations continues
 


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

Paving for median transit lanes from Ambassador Way to Guilford to begin

Paving of the Post Oak Boulevard and BLVD Place intersection will begin next week and completed in two phases (North and South).  Intersection will remain operational

Sidewalk construction continues on the northbound side, Ambassador Way to Guilford Court

Installation of pavers for new sidewalks will begin on the northbound side, San Felipe to Ambassador

Construction of corner plazas at various intersections continues
 


Post Oak Boulevard – South Segment Construction / Westheimer to Richmond

Construction of corner plazas at Post Oak Boulevard and West Alabama to begin

Paving of the Post Oak Boulevard and West Alabama intersection to be completed

Pavers for new sidewalks continue to be installed on the northbound side, West Alabama to Westheimer

Preparation for back-of-curb work continues on southbound side, Westheimer to West Alabama

Installation of sidewalk components continues in various locations

Pavement removal and installation of communications conduit continues in the center median

Installation of electrical conduit and lighting continues on the southbound side, Fairdale to Parkview

Primary electrical installation continues in the median, Hidalgo to Westheimer

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