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US 97 A – Knapps Hill Tunnel closed for maintenance Columbus Day

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 16:34

Jeff Adamson, communicator, Wenatchee 509-667-2815

ENTIAT – Next Monday, October 12, US 97A’s Knapps Hill Tunnel will be closed to traffic while Washington State Department of Transportation maintenance crews clean drains, changing light bulbs and remove graffiti.

From 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. traffic will be detoured onto SR 971, adding 8 miles to the drive between Entiat and Chelan. Closure points are: on the north at Pat & Mike's and south at Navarre Coulee. Local traffic to Stayman Flats will be allowed from the south, while those bound for the Tunnel Hill Zip Line will be allowed from the north. LINK transit and school bus schedules will be unaffected. 


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