Gridlock Alert: 2 lanes of Gulf Freeway SB to shut down this weekend due to construction, TxDOT says

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Friday, November 18, 2022
Weekend traffic closure: Gulf Fwy SB lanes to shut down, TxDOT says
If you have plans to head to Galveston this weekend, it may be slow getting there. Here's how to get around a traffic closure on the Gulf Freeway.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Heads up, Houstonians. We have a Gridlock Alert ahead of the weekend. If you have plans to head to Galveston, it may be slow getting there.

TxDOT plans to close two lanes of the Gulf Freeway southbound, between FM 518 and FM 517 all weekend.

To get around this, you're urged to use Highway 3.

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