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US 12 - White Pass - Rockzilla in Action

WSDOT and contractor prepare Rockzilla for action.

Debris falls onto roadway as Rockzilla works to clear the unstable rocks from the slope.

The jack hammer on Rockzilla works on the unstable rocks.

Working to clear the rocks with 164 feet of reach.

More debris waiting to be cleared from the roadway.

WSDOT works hard to clear the debris left on the roadway.

WSDOT and contractor use a lift to view unstable slope from a safe distance.

An example of the rocks which have fallen onto the roadway.

US 12 slope project prior to closure.

Typical slope work - photo taken prior to July 26 closure.