Study Description

The scope of this study is an approximate 15-mile section of SH 242 from I-45 to US 59 in Montgomery County.

Current Conditions

The existing roadway consists of an undivided two-lane roadway, signals and turning lanes present at major intersections.

Construction of a four-lane divided roadway has been completed from I-45 to Needham Road.

Proposed Improvements

  • The proposed roadway improvement project would upgrade the existing two-lane undivided roadway to a four-lane divided roadway.
  • The proposed project would be constructed within existing right of way.


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

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Texas Department of Transportation
PO Box 1386
Houston, TX 77251-1386

(713) 802-5076