Highway Designation File
Transportation Planning and Programming Division
Current Description-Effective Date-Authority
STATE HIGHWAY LOOP NO. 8
Minute Order 016701, dated 09/26/1939
Beaumont Loop - From a point on US 59 at the intersection of Gladys and Gulf Sts in Beaumont, to a point on US 90 at the intersection of College and Fourth Sts in Beaumont following Gulf, North, and Fourth Sts. (Jefferson County) General redescription of Highway System.
Houston Loop - From IH 45 north of Houston, eastward, passing south of the Houston Intercontinental Airport, southward across the Houston Ship Channel, thence westward, northward, and eastward to the point of beginning. (Harris County) New Designation.
No change in description. (Harris County) Designation changed from Loop to Beltway.
From SH 225 east of Houston, southward, westward, northward, and eastward passing south of the Houston Intercontinental Airport; thence southward to IH 10 east of Houston. (Harris County) New description; section from IH 10 southward to SH 225 cancelled.
[Sam Houston Parkway--Beltway
8 in Harris County. Acts 1995, 74th Leg., eff. Sept. 1, 1995]