Memorial-Redevelopment Authority/ TIRZ No. 5

Shepherd, Durham, and Selected Cross Streets Reconstruction Project

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Residents/Business Update:

Week of 9/26/2022




RESIDENTS/BUSINESS on 20th street from Durham to Beall: Both lanes will be closed through traffic from 7 am to 5 pm. We have a police officer at the intersection of Durham and West 20th to ONLY let residents and businesses on 20th street get back to their homes and businesses. We will be handing out a physical notice. Please put that notice on the dashboard of your vehicle so the officer will know whom to let in on 20th street. After 5 pm, WESTBOUND LANE WILL BE OPENED to the public, and the EASTBOUND LANE will remain CLOSED.
General Note; We have asked City of Houston (COH) to schedule the testing of the new water lines that have been installed and expect testing to take place in the next 2 weeks.  COH does not coordinate their testing schedule with us.  We will keep you informed if we receive any updated information.

Work on Shepherd: 

  • Continue waterline work 

    •  Waterline installation from the on east side of Shepherd from 19th to 20thth ​

  • Water line connections 

    • Wet connections between 16th street to 18th 

  • 15th Street: 

    • Installation of storm sewer. and 16th 

  • Road way excavation and lime placement on 15th street.

  • Forming and pouring roadway on 15th

Work on Durham:

  • Continue Waterline work on 16th street.

  • Installation of storm sewer on 16th street 

  • Road way excavation and remaining storm leads on 20th  

  • Forming and concrete pouring roadway on 20th 

Work on 20th Street:

  • Work will start on 20th street. (See the detail mark up of locations of work HERE.)

  • ON TRASH CAN PICK UP DAY: Residents living on the south side of 20th street: On trash pick up day, please put your trash roller across the street to the north side.

For detailed information of the work/project limits/locations, click here