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Montgomery County
Texas Department of Transportation
News Release
Friday, January 08, 2010

TxDOT REPORTS MINOR ICING ON ROADWAYS
“Motorists encouraged to use caution while driving” 

The TxDOT Houston Emergency Operations Center remains at Level 3 activation (Increased Readiness) and continues to monitor road conditions.   

All state maintained roadways are open.  Motorists are encouraged to use caution while driving on frontage roads and rural areas as there may be isolated areas of ice. TxDOT has confirmed patches of ice at the following locations:

Harris County

  • BW 8 westbound frontage between IH 45 and Sabo
  • BW 8 northbound U-turn at Tanner
  • BW 8 southbound U-turn at Westview
  • IH 45 southbound frontage between Little York and Parker

Montgomery County

  • SH 105/West Davis at Wilson Road
  • SH 75 at South LP 336
  • FM 2854 at Keenan Cut Off Road
  • FM 1486 at Crown Ranch
Fort Bend County
  • US 90A at FM 762
  • US 59 northbound frontage north of SH 36

These areas have been treated with sand and crews will monitor them and all other roadways throughout the day.  

For updated information on road conditions in the Houston District as well as statewide, please call our hotline at (800) 452-9292 or visit http://www.dot.state.tx.us/travel/road_conditions.htm.

In addition to the above mentioned road closure information, Houston Transtar's website,
www.houstontranstar.org, will have updated information on any road closures in the local area should they become necessary. You can also follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/TxDOTHoustonPIO.






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