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North Central Region Weekly Travel Advisory

 - For November 20-26

Updated: Friday November 17
Contact: Jeff Adamson  Communications (509) 667-2815 (Wenatchee)  


  • Thanksgiving travel graphs
  • Be prepared for Winter Driving
    • Current Projects - by highway:

      SR 150/ No-See-Um Road - Intersection Improvements - Contract #9010
      County: Chelan Highway: SR 150 Region: North Central
      Location: Milepost 6.67-7.50, NoSeeUm Rd.
      Description: This $5.3M project includes the construction of a roundabout, a shared use path, drainage and utility work.
      Work Schedule: Monday through Wednesday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.,  expect delays of 20 minutes or less with single lane alternating traffic throughout the project boundaries where crews are applying compost and seeding shoulders and medians.  The No-See-Um Road detour onto Golf Course Road has ended.
      ontact: Project Engineer Kevin Waligorski, (509) 667-2861

      SR 153 Methow River Bridges Structural Rehabilitation
      Contract 9112
      County: Okanogan Highway SR 153 Region: North Central
      Location: MP 13.5 to 19 between Methow and Carlton
      Description: Phase one retrofits bridges #153/13, 15, 16, & 17 by adding concrete collars as well as additional concrete repairs on the columns and horizontal struts between them. Work began 8/17 and should be complete by Thanksgiving.
      Work schedule: Monday through Friday 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
      Expect no delays while crews continue to work below the bridges between Methow and Carlton where they are removing deteriorated concrete, pouring new concrete collars and placing column dowel bars.
      Contact: Project Engineer Dan Lewis, (509) 667-2880

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