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Posted on: June 7, 2019

[ARCHIVED] 7th Street – Single Lane Closures

Update: August 2, 2019
Work on this project will continue into Saturday, August 3. The work has been authorized in anticipation of the upcoming start of the school year.

Residents are asked to be mindful of work crews, expect traffic delays, and when possible, avoid the area to prevent traffic congestion. Visit for more information on Sugar Land travel time data.


Update: July 26, 2019
Paving has been completed on the north side of 7th Street. Eastbound traffic will be switched to north side lanes beginning July 26. The traffic switch is in anticipation of the completion of the paving in front of Sugar Land Middle School before August 14, 2019.


Update: July 3, 2019
Work on this project will continue through the July 4 holiday and into Saturday (July 6). The work has been authorized in anticipation of the upcoming start of the school year.


The westbound lane of 7th Street from Sugar Land Middle School to West Green Belt Drive will be closed for traffic starting June 12 through August 14. A marked detour route will be available at West Green Belt Dr.

Sugar Mill Drainage Improvements and 7th Street Reconstruction
This project is intended to improve drainage and mobility, top concerns of residents as expressed in our most recent citizen satisfaction survey; address safety along city roadways, ensuring Sugar Land remains safer than ever before; and enhance street drainage, as the city’s commitment to aggressively investing in infrastructure continues.

Project: Covington Woods Drainage Improvements - Sugar Land MS/Sugar Mill Relief Line (DR1801)
Project Manager: Jorge Alba (281) 275-2275
Engineering Department: (281) 275-2780

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