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2014 Construction in the Tacoma area

The projects below are being highlighted because they are either in urbanized travel areas or will have unusual impacts to traffic. For more information on these projects, please contact WSDOT Olympic Region Communications staff during office hours at 360-357-2789 or by emailing 

Want to see WSDOT construction efforts? Take a look at the 2013/2014 Construction Season Projects Map

Expect lane closures on Tacoma city streets as part of the
I-5: M Street to Portland Avenue – HOV project.

Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 20-21
From 5:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, the left lane of East 27th Street will close near L Street.
From 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, the left lane of East 27th Street will close near L Street.

Monday and Tuesday Dec. 22-23
The right lane of northbound Pacific Avenue near South 30th Street will close from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Continued around-the-clock ramp closures:
Northbound State Route 7 on-ramp to southbound Interstate.
Southbound Interstate 5 exit to State Route 7.
A Street on-ramp to northbound I-705/I- 5.

Summer construction season map
for Pierce county (pdf 307kb)

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