For Dec 6 until spring
Updated: Noon, Thursday, Dec. 5
Contact: Jeff Adamson WSDOT Communications (509) 667-2815 (Wenatchee)
- On Tuesday, Dec. 3, the North Cascade Highway was closed for the season from milepost 134-Diablo Gate to milepost 171-Silver Star Gate.
- On Wednesday, Dec. 4, the parking area and access route to the Wild Horse Monument on the hill top above I-90, across from Vantage and the Columbia River was closed for the season.
Click on the project title to visit its web page. Work is always dependent on weather and no construction delays
US 2 (MP 61-64) Stevens Pass West Slope Stabilization
Shut down for winter
(A few more weeks of work will complete the project next year.)
In this $5.5 million project , MidWest Rockfall Inc. crews are clearing, scaling, rock bolting and hanging steel netting to reduce rock fall from four unstable slopes west of Stevens Pass. Season 1 work ran from May 9, 2012 to Nov. 1. Season 2 began May 13, 2013 and ended Nov. 1.
Project Engineer: Kevin Waligorski (509) 667-2860
US 2 (MP 89.9-93) Tumwater Canyon Bridge Replacements
Shut down for winter.
(Work next year will resume with the removal of the old green bridge and its concrete footings.)
In this $8.5 million project, Selland Construction Co. crews replaced three bridges, over Drury Canyon Creek and (two miles upstream) the Wenatchee River Green Bridge in Tumwater Canyon and the Chiwaukum Creek Bridge, 3/4 of a mile west of the top of the Canyon. Work also included new turning lanes into the Tumwater Campground. Construction began August 1, 2011 and was substantially complete Nov. 15.
Project Engineer: Bob Romine (509) 667-2880
2014 Projects coming: