for March 20-24
Update: Tuesday, Mar. 21
Contact: Jeff Adamson Communications (509) 667-2815 (Wenatchee)
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Current Projects: Listed by Highway and Mileposts
(US 2/97) – W of Wenatchee VMS - Contract #8980
County: Chelan Highway: US 2/97 Region: North Central
Location: Milepost 118-119, West of School St. & East of Easy St.
Description: In this $204K project, Neppel Electrical & Controls LLC crews are installing two electronic changeable message signs for eastbound drivers. Work began Mar. 13 and should be complete in April.
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Shoulder closures only.
Contact: Dan Lewis , Project Engineer (509) 667-2880
(SR 17) –Nelson Rd. left turn lane - Developer pjt.
County: Grant Highway: SR 17 Region: North Central
Location: Milepost 52, East Moses Lake.
Description: A private developer is adding a left turn lane to Nelson Road at the intersection with SR 17. Work begins Mar. 19 and should be complete by late April.
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Expect minimal traffic impact. Only shoulder closures initially.
WSDOT Contact: (509) 667-2909
(US 97) – Wells Dam to Pateros crack sealing
County: Okanogan Highway: US 97 Region: North Central
Location: Milepost 247-254, Wells Dam to Pateros
Description: WSDOT maintenance crews are crack sealing winter-damaged pavement. Work began Mar. 20 and should be complete Thursday Mar. 23.
Work Schedule: Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Expect short delays, flaggers and a pilot car.
WSDOTContact: (509) 449-8500
NCR 2017 Pavement Rehabilitation and Seal - Contract #9006
Counties: Chelan, Douglas, Grant, Okanogan
Hwys: US 2, SR 28, SR 281, SR 283, SR 173, SR 17, SR 153, and I-90, Region: North Central Locations: 210 miles of 8 highways.
Description: In this $9.6M project, Granite Construction crews are crack sealing, repairing pavement and chip sealing 8 highways in 4 counties. Work began Mar. 13 and should be complete in June.
Work Schedule: No work this week. Crack sealing begins 3/27. Contact: Dan Lewis , Project Engineer (509) 667-2880
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