Project Info

SR 7 - Ohop Vicinity Slide - Emergency Slope Stabilization - Completed September 2015

Overview
In this project, WSDOT repaired an active slide area on a steep slope above State Route 7 at milepost 31.

 

How you benefit

Improves safety
Crews removed and replaced several thousand yards of material from the hillside above SR 7. The project was designed to reduce the potential for slide-related closures at this location.

Economic incentive
This work also reduces maintenance costs associated with cleaning slide debris off the road every year.

 

Funding
Pre-Existing Funds (PEF): $1,351,000
Total: $1,351,000

WSDOT was able to secure FEMA funds to repair the slide area.

 

Contact us
WSDOT Tumwater Project Office
360-570-6750

Claudia Bingham Baker
Communications Manager
360-357-2789