Motorists can expect increased traffic in and around the Seabrook Waterfront District in addition to traffic congestion around the Kemah Boardwalk on Good Friday and throughout the Easter weekend. Due to the anticipated traffic volume, the Seabrook and Kemah Police Departments will increase patrol. Seabrook will have an additional seven officers on duty on Friday, April 19, 2019; primarily assisting with traffic control in and around the Seabrook Waterfront District.
Demolition has started for the Waffle House, previously located at 2102 Seabrook Circle. Per TXDOT, demolition should be completed within two weeks.
We are happy to announce that the new McDonald’s located at 2800 Bayport Blvd. is almost complete. Due to the State Highway 146 expansion, McDonald’s chose to relocate within Seabrook and they picked the perfect location.
The north (inbound) channel, directly under the Clear Creek Channel Bridge (Seabrook/Kemah Bridge), will be completely closed beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, April 15, 2019. This closure will be in place continuously for approximately one month.
The southbound outside lane at NASA Parkway will be closed during the day from April 10 through April 13 and the southbound outside lane on the Seabrook/Kemah Bridge will be closed at night, Sunday through Thursday beginning April 14 for approximately four weeks.
Motorists can expect lane closures March 30 through April 3. Access underneath the bridge in Seabrook will be closed April 5 and then again April 8 through the 10 during the day.
The northbound outside lane on the SH 146 Clear Channel Bridge between 10th Street/Shipyard Drive in Seabrook and 3rd Street in Kemah will be closed during the day shifts of March 27, 28 and 29, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each day.
As TxDOT prepares the work zone for Phase 1 commuters can expect traffic shifts and alternating lane closures. On the Clear Creek Channel Bridge, traffic will shift to the west with two lanes maintained in each direction separated by barriers. The connector ramp to Shipyard Drive (on the east side of the bridge will be close. The outside lane on SH 146 northbound from NASA to Respsdorph will be closed for final demolition and right-of-way clearing operations. The south u-turn/access road will close and 3rd, 4th and 5th streets will no longer be accessible from this access road.