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2014 Construction in the Tacoma area


The projects below are being highlighted because they are either in urbanized travel areas or will have unusual impacts to traffic. For more information on these projects, please contact WSDOT Olympic Region Communications staff during office hours at 360-357-2789 or by emailing bakerc@wsdot.wa.gov. 

Want to see WSDOT construction efforts? Take a look at the 2013/2014 Construction Season Projects Map


I-5 lane and ramp closures scheduled in Tacoma

Drivers in Tacoma should plan ahead for night time lane and ramp closures on Interstate 5.

Lane closures

Beginning at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 25, crews will close the right lane of southbound I-5 in an area between M Street and Portland Avenue. The lane will reopen at 6 a.m. the following morning.

Ramp closures
Thursday, Nov. 20
Northbound I-5 collector/distributor on-ramp to I-705/SR 7 will close from 12:01 a.m. to 4 a.m.
Monday, Nov. 24
Pacific Avenue on-ramp to southbound I-5 will close from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Northbound SR 7 on-ramp to southbound I-5 will close from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Tuesday, Nov 25
Northbound I-5 collector/distributor on-ramp to I-705/SR 7 will close from 11 p.m. to 4 a.m.
City Center on-ramp to southbound I-5 will close from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Northbound SR 7 on-ramp to southbound I-5 will close from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.

The work is related to the I-5 M Street to Portland Avenue - HOV project.

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