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North Central Region Weekly Travel Advisory

for the week of June 27- July 4

Update: Tuesday., June 28 
Contact: Jeff Adamson  Communications (509) 667-2815 (Wenatchee)

-The SR 17 Blue Lake Rest Area between Soap Lake and Coulee City will be closed for vegetation management (spraying) from 7 a.m. Wednesday 6/29 to 8 a.m. Thursday 6/30.

(New-Updated Tuesday)-On Hwy. 262 at Potholes State Park, expect a rolling slow down for about a mile on Sunday (7/3) from 11 to 1:30 to accommodate the All Resorts 4th of July Golf Cart Parade.

-Check blasting closures & construction underway on I-90 Snoqualmie Pass .

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Chelan & Douglas Counties


(New-added Tuesday) 
US 2/97 (MP 131) Enterprise Drive roundabout From 6 p.m. Thursday (6/30) to 6 a.m. Friday (7/1), expect only short delays with flagger controlled single lane traffic where a crew is installing the new light poles and applying the permanent plastic pavement markings. (Luminaires arrived and pavement cured). This private developer project, financed and constructed by McDougall & Sons Inc., constructed a roundabout at the entrance to the Baker Flats Industrial Park north of East Wenatchee. work began April 4 and was opened to unrestricted traffic on June 8.

US 2 (MP 72) BNSF RR Trestle Repair

Monday through Friday,  7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.(noon on Friday), expect 20 minute delays with one lane flagger controlled traffic while BNSF crews repair the RR trestle crossing the highway a quarter mile east of the Cascade Tunnel east portal, 8 miles east of Stevens Pass.

(Revised Tuesday) US 2 (MP 64-91) Stevens Pass to Tumwater Canyon rumble strip installation 

Monday through Thursday, 6 a.m.to 6 p.m., expect 20 minute delays where a crew is crack sealing the shoulders.

In this $791K project, North Star Enterprises crews are installing 101 miles of centerline and 149 miles of shoulder rumble strips on sections of US 2, SR 17, 20, 24, 28 and US 97A. The work includes crack and fog sealing and replacing plastic pavement markings. Work began June 13 and should be complete by Labor Day.

Project Engineer: Dan Lewis (509) 667-2880


Grant-Adams-Franklin Counties

(*New on Monday*) SR 24 (MP 47.5) Guardrail repair

Tuesday Only 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., expect single lane, flagger controlled traffic with up to 20 minute delays where a WSDOT contractor is repairing 337 feet of damaged guardrail, 3 miles east of the jct. with SR 243.

Okanogan County

(New) SR 20 (MP 194-232) Winthrop to Omak rumble strip installation. 

Monday through Thursday, 6 a.m.to 6 p.m., expect up to 20 minute delays with flaggers and pilot car led traffic where a crew is installing rumble strips.

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(New)
 SR 20 (MP 262-275) East of Tonasket rumble strip installation
Thursday Only, 6 a.m.to 6 p.m., expect up to 20 minute delays with flaggers and pilot car led traffic where a crew is installing rumble strips.

In this $791K project, North Star Enterprises crews are installing 101 miles of centerline and 149 miles of shoulder rumble strips on sections of US 2, SR 17, 20, 24, 28 and US 97A. The work includes crack and fog sealing and replacing plastic pavement markings. Work began June 13 and should be complete by Labor Day. 
Project Engineer: Dan Lewis (509) 667-2880

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