News Categories: Road & Bridge

Who maintains the roads?

One of the primary duties of a county commissioner is to plan, build and maintain roads and bridges. It’s a major undertaking, but even more so in Precinct 4. With 5,366 “lane miles” and 2,628 “linear” miles, Precinct 4 has the largest road and bridge maintenance area of any precinct in Harris County. (“Lane miles” […]

Champions Drive to Open

Motorists and residents will soon begin seeing the benefits of a new and improved drainage system along Champions Drive from FM 1960 to Cypress Creek. To build the drainage system, crews buried 13,335 crates wrapped in permeable fabric up to 14 feet underground. They also installed gravel over and under the crates as a filtration […]

Greater Service Through Collaboration

By Alicia Alaniz When it comes to improving safety and mobility, Precinct 4’s Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) Division strives to go beyond the call of duty. The CIP program focuses on new road construction, road expansion projects, including drainage mitigation, traffic signals and intersection improvements, school zone flashing warning signals, and sidewalks throughout Precinct 4. […]

Precinct 4 Capital Improvement Projects

Is traffic slowing you down? Precinct 4 currently has 10 Capital Improvement Projects under construction and 51 in the design phase. Check out some of the top projects affecting your area below. Aldine Treaschwig Road from Aldine Westfield Road to Birnam Wood Boulevard Proposed improvements include upgrading Treaschwig Road from the existing two-lane asphalt roadway […]

Klein and Champions Capital Improvements

Looking for road updates in your neighborhood? Harris County Precinct 4’s Capital Improvement Projects division has you covered. This month, we’re spotlighting a few of the major projects in the Klein/Champions area. Check out some of the projects below. Champions Drive between FM 1960 and Cypress Creek Champion Drive is a joint participation roadway and […]