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North Central Region Weekly Travel Advisory

for October 24-28

Update: Monday Oct. 24 
Contact: Jeff Adamson  Communications (509) 667-2815 (Wenatchee) 

-SR 17 Blue Lake Rest Area ten miles north of Soap Lake is closed for the winter.

(revised)-I-90 EB Winchester Rest Area will be closed from 7 a.m. Wednesday 10/26 to 10 a.m. Thursday 10/27 for replacement of a well pressure tank.

-Check I-90 construction between Snoqualmie Pass  and Ellensburg.

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Current Projects: Listed by Highway and Mileposts 

(US 2) - Pine Canyon Emergency Repair - Contract #8963
Douglas Highway: US 2 Region: North Central
Location: Milepost 142, Pine Canyon Slide Site
In this $404K project, High Tech Rockfall Construction Inc. crews are scaling 200 cubic yards of unstable rock, installing more than a dozen rock bolts to stabilize the slope face and hanging 24,000 square feet of cable netting. Work began Oct.10 and should be complete by Thanksgiving.
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., expect 20 minute delays with flaggers this week while the rock scaling stage concludes. 
Contact: Dan Lewis , Project Engineer (509) 667-2880

(SR 150)-Manson Highway sewer line repair
County: Chelan  Highway: SR 150  Region: North Central
Location: Mileposts 3.6-5.1, between Rocky Point and Eldorado Way.
Description: Hurst Construction crews are sliplining an old 8" interceptor sewer line.  
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., expect flaggers and delays up to 15 minutes.

(SR 155) NCR Region wide curve warning signing - Contract #8875
County: Okanogan   Highway: SR 155  Region: North Central
Location: Milepost 60.6 -78.3, between Disautel Pass and Omak.
Description: In this $465K project, Road Products Inc. crews are installing curve warning signs on state highways in Chelan, Douglas, Grant and Okanogan counties. Work began July 25 and should be complete in November.
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. expect 5 minute delays with flaggers where a crew is installing sign bases.
Contact: Project Engineer: Kevin Waligorski (509) 667-2860

(SR 155) - Coulee City North Centerline Rumble Strips - Contract #8954
County: Grant  Highway: SR 155  Region: North Central
Location: Milepost 0-24, Coulee City to Electric City
Description: In this $848K project, Central Washington Asphalt crews are installing centerline rumble strips. Work began Sept. 19 and should be complete this month.
Work Schedule: Shut down until spring.
Contact: Dan Lewis , Project Engineer (509) 667-2880 

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