SOUTH POST OAK OFFICIALLY OPENS
From Left to Right: Steve Maynard-Durwood Greene Construction, Len Franklin-Houston Southwest Airport, Clay Forister-LJA Engineering-Project Engineer, Commissioner Richard Morrison, County Judge Bob Hebert, Jeff Collins-LJA Engineering, Commissioner Andy Meyers, Tom Hilton-City Of Arcola and Matt Downing-Durwood Greene Construction
FORT BEND COUNTY, TX- Commissioner Richard Morrison is glad to announce the extension of South Post Oak Boulevard and reconstruction of McKeever Road. They were open to traffic on 7/25/2011 at a cost of $2,755,376.08. The project included constructing 4 lanes of South Post Oak Boulevard from SH 6 south to McKeever Road, including the construction of a 4 lane bridge over the Gulf Coast Water Authority Canal. The project also included the reconstruction of the existing 2 lane asphalt section of McKeever Road and reconstructing the road into a 3 lane concrete section from West Plantation Oaks Drive to 500 feet east of the newly constructed South Post Oak Boulevard. The Contractor for the project was Durwood Greene Construction Company and the Engineer of record for the project was Clay Forister, P.E., with LJA Engineering. This project lies wholly within the City of Arcola. This was a cooperative effort of the City of Arcola, Southwest Houston Aviation, Gulf Coast Water Authority, Texas Department of Transportation, and Fort Bend County.