Special Traffic Alerts
The Heritage Society is located in Sam
Houston Park in downtown Houston. Sam Houston Park is the location
of numerous events throughout the year that are sponsored by other
organizations. Check the list below for events that involve street
closures around the park.
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Komen Houston Race for the Cure
7 a.m.−12 p.m.
Allen Parkway north and southbound exit ramps from the Gulf and
North Freeways (I-45)*; Sabine at Memorial Drive*; Walker cut-off to
Allen Parkway and Sabine (I-45 North on-ramp) and the loop to McKinney
remain open*; Allen Parkway (inbound) at Taft*; Allen Parkway (outbound)
at Bagby*; Allen Parkway (inbound and outbound) between Bagby and
Shepherd Drive**; Bagby (northbound) at Dallas; Bagby (southbound) at
McKinney; Dunlavy Street (access for residents only) between Allen
Parkway and W. Dallas Street**; W. Dallas Street (two west lanes)
between Dunlavy Street and Tirrell Street**; and, Tirrell Street (access
for residents only) between W. Dallas and Allen Parkway** 7:00 p.m.
Friday, October 3, until 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 4, 2014* / 5:00
a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 4, 2014** 9:00 a.m. Thursday,
October 2, to 5:00 p.m. Saturday, October 4, 2014 – Allen Parkway
outbound (north curb lane) between Bagby and I-45 overpass; 9:00 a.m. to
4:00 p.m. Thursday, October 2, and Friday, October 3, 2014 – Allen
Parkway inbound (north lane) and Allen Parkway outbound (north lane)
between Taft and I-45 overpass; and, 9:00 a.m. Friday, October 3, to
2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 4, 2014 – Allen Parkway feeder road (north
curb lane) between Heiner and Crosby.
Saturday, October 18, 2013
11 a.m.−5 p.m.
Allen Parkway between Bagby and I45. Closures from 7:00 p.m. on
Friday, October 17, to 3 a.m. on Sunday, October 19, 2014.
Sunday, October 26, 2014
Koala-Luke's Houston Half Marathon & 10K
8 a.m.−2 p.m.
Run begins at 8:00 a.m. on Dallas (three north lanes) at Bagby,
proceeds east on Dallas (three north lanes), south on Smith, east on
McKinney Street, north on Louisiana, west on Lamar (three center lanes),
south on Bagby, west onto Allen Parkway (inbound), north on Shepherd
Drive (one southbound lane nearest median), west on Memorial Drive
(eastbound lane nearest median), u-turns at I-610, continues east on
Memorial Drive (westbound lane nearest median), south on Shepherd Drive
(northbound lanes), east on Allen Parkway (outbound) and concludes on
Allen Parkway (outbound) at Bagby. Closures from 5:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.