Major portion of Beltway 8 closed this weekend

October 12, 2012 8:02:21 PM PDT
We have a major traffic alert this weekend in southwest Houston.

Beltway 8 will be closed from Highway 59 up to Westpark. This is allowing workers to put up new road signs. The Beltway is scheduled to remain closed until 5am Monday.

The Beltway from West Airport to Fuqua is also down to one lane both ways for a road widening project.

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