The scope of this study is a 6.5-mile section of FM 2978 from Conroe-Hufsmith Road to FM 1488 in Montgomery County.

Current Conditions

The current road is undivided with two 12-foot travel lanes, 7.5-foot outside shoulders and open ditches.

Proposed Improvements

The proposed project consists of the following:

  • Widen FM 2978 to four 11-foot travel lanes divided by a 16-foot-wide center turn lane
  • Add five-foot outside shoulders to accommodate bicycles
  • Add a four-foot sidewalk in various locations on the east side of FM 2978
  • Replace Dry Creek bridge

No displacements are anticipated; 17.09 acres of new right of way is required for detention ponds.


This study is a partnership between TxDOT and the Federal Highway Administration.

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TxDOT Houston District
P.O. Box 1386
Houston, TX 77251-1386

(713) 802-5072