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South Central Region Construction Updates for the week of

August 26 to  Sept. 5, 2016




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County names on the map above are linked to current construction traffic impacts.


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To access these applications, just search for "WSDOT" in the Android Market or in the iTunes application store.

While on the road, drivers can tune into the Highway Advisory Radio at 1610 am and 530 am and dial 5-1-1 from their hands-free device for current conditions.


US-12 ET AL - 2016 SCR Region Wide Chip Seal

SR-129 MP 32.78 to MP 36.22
Contact:
Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402
Construction Begins: May 2, 2016
Scheduled Completion: Sept. 2016 

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
SR-129 milepost 32 to milepost 36: No traffic impacts anticipated this week.

Project Description:
This contract provides for the improvement of various sections of multiple State Routes by rehabilitating the existing roadway including pavement repair, pre-leveling, crack sealing, planning and paving, chip sealing. Other improvements include guide post installations and pavement markings.


Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.


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I-182 Median Cable Barrier and Guardrail Improvements
Contact: Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Began: May 2016
Scheduled Completion: September 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Daytime:
I-182 milepost 9 to 14 (from Road 68 to US-395 / US 12): Monday through Thursday nights, both directions of traffic will encounter a one lane closure each night. Minimal delays are anticipated.

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of beam guardrail and high tension cable barrier in the South Central Region at various sections on I-90, I-82, US 12, SR-240 and I-182.



SR-397 - City of Pasco – Water Main Installation – MP 20.47 to MP 21.86
Contact
: Jamil Anabtawi, WSDOT Utilities Engineer (509) 577-1785
Construction Begins: March 28, 2016
Scheduled Completion: September 2016 
 
Current Week Traffic Advisory:
SR-397 milepost 20 to milepost 22: Between East A Street and City View Cemetery Lane, motorists may experience minor delays while traffic is reduced by a single lane closure in each direction during daylight hours Monday through Friday.

Project Description:
This is a City of Pasco utility project, and the City of Pasco’s contractor will be installing a new water main under the SR-397 (Oregon Avenue) roadway between MP 20.47 and MP 21.86.



US-12 ET AL - 2016 SCR Region Wide Chip Seal

SR-221 MP 0 to 23.3, (SR-14/SR-221 intersection to the City of Prosser)

SR-397 MP 16.15 to MP 11.09 (Chemical Drive between the cities of Kennewick and Finley).

SR-22 MP 23.40 to MP 35.73 (Mabton to Prosser).
 
Contact
: Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402
Construction Begins: May 2, 2016
Scheduled Completion: Sept. 2016 

Current Week Traffic Advisory
SR-221: No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

SR-397: No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

Project Description:
This contract provides for the improvement of various sections of multiple State Routes by rehabilitating the existing roadway including pavement repair, pre-leveling, crack sealing, planning and paving, chip sealing. Other improvements include guide post installations and pavement markings.
  

Tri-Cities Vicinity Paving & ADA Compliance
US-12, I-182, and US-395
Contact
: Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402
Construction Begins: May 9, 2016
Scheduled Completion: Sept. 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory
US-395 milepost 19 Lewis Street: Monday August 29 through Friday Sept. 2 between the hours of 8 p.m. and 5:30 a.m., motorists will experience single lane closures. One lane of traffic will remain open at all times.

US-395 milepost 18 Sylvester Street: Monday August 29 through Friday Sept. 2 between the hours of 8 p.m.. and 5:30 a.m., motorists will experience single lane closures. One lane of traffic will remain open at all times.

US-395 milepost 19.5 Court Street: Monday August 29 through Friday Sept. 2 between the hours of 8 p.m. and 5:30 a.m., motorists will experience single closures. One lane of traffic will remain open at all times. 

Note: Monday August 29 through Friday Sept. 2: Project wide mobile striping operations will occur between the hours of 8 p.m. and 5:30 a.m.

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of US-12, I-182, and US-395 by rehabilitating the existing roadway, including asphalt removal, asphalt repair and new asphalt paving. Other work includes bridge approach slab reconstruction, modifying bridge expansion joints and ADA curb ramp replacement.


SR 224 milepost 5.14 - City of West Richland – Utility Crossing
Contact
: Jamil Anabtawi, WSDOT Utilities Engineer (509) 577-1785
Construction Begins: Work will resume at a later date.
Scheduled Completion: Work will resume at a later date.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

Project Description:
The City of West Richland’s contractor will be paving over all three utility crossings that were installed on SR 224 earlier this year.


SCR 15-17 Region Wide ADA Compliance

SR-225 Milepost 0.86 to Milepost 2.43
Contact:
Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402
Construction Begins: August 1, 2016
Scheduled Completion: August 15, 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

Project Description:
This project provides for compliance improvements to existing ADA crosswalk ramps at various locations throughout the region. 

 

Benton City – SR-224/SR-225 Construct Intersection Improvements
Contact
: Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402
Construction Begins: December 14, 2015
Scheduled Completion: July 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of the SR-224/SR-225 intersection located adjacent to I-82 at Benton City. The project will replace the existing intersection with a roundabout, relocate the existing park and ride lot, modify the existing drainage system, and install new high mast street lighting.



Maintenance/Utility Operations:  
I-82 milepost 104 to 132: Tuesday August 30 between the hours of  6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. the WSDOT Region Wide Striping Crew will have a mobile work operations striping lanes both directions

I-82 milepost 104  to 132: Wednesday August 31 between the hours of 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. the WSDOT Region Wide Striping Crew will have a mobile work operations striping lanes both directions


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US-12 ET AL - 2016 SCR Region Wide Chip Seal
US-12 MP 380.50 to MP 401.97 (Tucanon River Bridge to the city of Pomeroy).
Contact
: Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402
Construction Begins: May 2, 2016
Scheduled Completion: Sept. 2016 

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
US-12 milepost 380 to milepost 401: Monday August 29 through Wednesday August 31 motorists will experience lane closures with two way piloted traffic control. Expect delays of up to 15 minutes.

Project Description:
This contract provides for the improvement of various sections of multiple State Routes by rehabilitating the existing roadway including pavement repair, pre-leveling, crack sealing, planning and paving, chip sealing. Other improvements include guide post installations and pavement markings.
 


Maintenance/Utility Operations: 
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.


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Tri-Cities Vicinity Paving & ADA Compliance
US-12, I-182, and US-395
Contact:
Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402
Construction Begins:
May 9, 2016
Scheduled Completion: Sept. 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
US-395 milepost 19 Lewis Street: Monday August 29 through Friday Sept 2 between the hours of 8 p.m. and 5:30 a.m., motorists will experience single lane closures. One lane of traffic will remain open at all times.

US-395 milepost 18 Sylvester Street: Monday August 29 through Friday Sept. 2 between the hours of 8 p.m.. and 5:30 a.m., motorists will experience single lane closures. One lane of traffic will remain open at all times.

US-395 milepost 19.5 Court Street: Monday August 29 through Friday Sept. 2 between the hours of 8 p.m.. and 5:30 a.m., motorists will experience single closures. One lane of traffic will remain open at all times.

Note: Monday August 29 through Friday Sept. 2 between the hours of 8 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. there will be a project wide mobile striping operations.

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of US-12, I-182, and US-395 by rehabilitating the existing roadway, including asphalt removal, asphalt repair and new asphalt paving. Other work includes bridge approach slab reconstruction, modifying bridge expansion joints and ADA curb ramp replacement.



I-82 / Median Cable Barrier and Guardrail Improvements
Contact: Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Began: May 2016
Scheduled Completion: September 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory:

Nighttime:.
I-182 milepost 9 to 14 (from Road 68 to US-395 / US 12): Monday August 29 and Thursday Sept. 1, nighttime eastbound traffic will encounter a one lane closure each night. Minimal delays are anticipated.

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of beam guardrail and high tension cable barrier in the South Central Region at various sections on I-90, I-82, US 12, SR 240 and I-182.



Maintenance/Utility Operations:
US-397 Both direction milepost 22 to milepost 23: Monday August 29 between the hours of 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. there will be lane and shoulder closures for sign bridge inspections

US-397 Both direction milepost 22 to milepost 23: Tuesday August 30  between the hours of 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. there will be lane and shoulder closures for sign bridge inspections

I-182 both directions near milepost 14: Monday August 29  between the hours of 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. there will shoulder closures with a possible lane closure on the US-395/ I-182 interchange for sign bridge inspections.

I-182 both directions near milepost 14: Tuesday August 30 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. there will be shoulder closures with a possible lane closure on the US-395/ I-182 interchange for sign bridge inspections.


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US-12 ET AL - 2016 SCR Region Wide Chip Seal
US-12 MP 380.50 to MP 401.97 (Tucanon River Bridge to the city of Pomeroy).
Contact:
Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402
Construction Begins: May 2, 2016
Scheduled Completion: Sept. 2016 

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
US-12 milepost 380 to milepost 401: Monday August 29 through Wednesday August 31 motorists will experience lane closures with two way piloted traffic control. Expect delays of up to 15 minutes.

Project Description:
This contract provides for the improvement of various sections of multiple State Routes by rehabilitating the existing roadway including pavement repair, pre-leveling, crack sealing, planning and paving, chip sealing. Other improvements include guide post installations and pavement markings.



Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.


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SR-906 / West Summit to Hyak & I-90 Interchanges - Paving
Contact:
Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Began: June
Scheduled Completion: August 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No impacts to traffic are anticipated this week

Restrictions:
For freight-related restrictions please see the Commercial Vehicle Services Road Restrictions webpage:
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialVehicle/Restrictions/roadlist.aspx

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of 2.6 miles of SR 906, 0.45 miles of SR-906 SPUR, I-90 Exit 52, I-90 Exit 53, and I-90 Exit 54 in the Snoqualmie Pass Vicinity. This project will include removing and replacing asphalt pavement, updating guardrail and rehabilitating a bridge deck on SR-906.



I-90 Median Cable Barrier and Guardrail Improvements
Contact:
Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Began: May 2016
Scheduled Completion: September 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Daytime: 

I-90 milepost 37 to 38, approximately 5 miles east of North Bend: Monday through Thursday during the day, eastbound and westbound traffic will encounter a single lane closure. This is a three lane section of roadway; two lanes will still be open to traffic. Minimal delays are anticipated.

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of beam guardrail and high tension cable barrier in the South Central Region at various sections on I-90, I-82, US 12, SR 240 and I-182.



Maintenance/Utility Operations:
SR-906 eastbound milepost 2 to 3: Monday August 29 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. traffic will be reduced to one lane with flaggers alternating traffic through the work zone for ditching operation.

SR-906 westbound milepost 2 to 3 Tuesday August 30 and Wednesday August 31 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. traffic will be reduced to one lane with flaggers alternating traffic through the work zone for ditching operation.

I-90 eastbound near milepost 48: Monday August 29 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for bridge deck repairs.

I-90 westbound milepost 47 to milepost 54: On Monday August  29,  Wednesday August 31, and Thursday Sept. 1 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a left lane closure for a mobile work operation to replace recessed pavement markers.

I-90 eastbound milepost 53 to milepost 57: On Tuesday August 30 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a left lane closure for a mobile work operation to replace recessed pavement markers.

I-90 eastbound near milepost 48: Tuesday August between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for bridge deck repairs. 

I-90 westbound near milepost 34: Wednesday August 31 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.  the two right lanes will be closed for  repairs to the bridge deck. 

I-90 westbound  near milepost 34: Thursday Sept. 1 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. the two right lanes will be closed for repairs to the bridge deck.

I-90 eastbound milepost 43: Thursday Sept. 1 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. the right shoulder will be closed for ditching and slope maintenance.



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SR-906 / West Summit to Hyak & I-90 Interchanges - Paving
Contact:
Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Began: June
Scheduled Completion:
August 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No impacts to traffic are anticipated this week

Restrictions:
For freight-related restrictions please see the Commercial Vehicle Services Road Restrictions webpage:
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialVehicle/Restrictions/roadlist.aspx

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of 2.6 miles of SR 906, 0.45 miles of SR-906 SPUR, I-90 Exit 52, I-90 Exit 53, and I-90 Exit 54 in the Snoqualmie Pass Vicinity. This project will include removing and replacing asphalt pavement, updating guardrail and rehabilitating a bridge deck on SR-906.



I-90 Hyak to Keechelus Dam Phase 1C – Replace Snow shed and Add Lanes (mileposts 57 to 60)
Contact: Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Begins: Spring 2011
Scheduled Completion: Fall 2018 

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Daytime: 

Friday Aug 26 and Monday Aug 29 through Wednesday Aug 31, drivers should prepare for intermittent rolling slowdowns in both directions. Minimal delays are anticipated.

Nighttime:
Friday Aug 26 and Monday Aug 29 through Wednesday Aug 31, drivers should prepare for intermittent rolling slowdowns in both directions. Minimal delays are anticipated.

Scheduled rock blasting-related closures: 
• Monday August 29 starting at 7 p.m.
• Tuesday August 30 starting at 7 p.m.
• Wednesday August 31 starting at 7 p.m. 
 
There will be a closure each night as indicated above on Snoqualmie Pass for rock blasting. While these blasts are planned to last one hour, it is always possible that clean up efforts could take longer if more material comes down than predicted. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek. During blasting closures there are no services eastbound past exit 53 near the Summit of Snoqualmie Pass or westbound past exit 70 near Easton. 

Restrictions:
For freight-related restrictions please see the Commercial Vehicle Services Road Restrictions webpage:
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialVehicle/Restrictions/roadlist.aspx

Bicycle Alternate Route: I-90 is closed to bicycles in both directions between the Hyak interchange (Exit 54) and Stampede Pass interchange (exit 62) because there is no shoulder for bicycles to use.

Project Description:
Crews are building a wider and more reliable five-mile stretch of I-90 from Hyak to Keechelus Dam by adding lanes, replacing and adding bridges, stabilizing rock slopes and replacing the snow shed with avalanche bridges. 



I-90 Keechelus Dam to Stampede Pass Phase 2A – Add Lanes /      Build Wildlife Bridges (mileposts 62 to 69)
Contact: Scott Golbek, Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Construction Begins: Spring 2015
Scheduled Completion: Fall 2019 

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Motorists will encounter night time lane closures Monday through Wednesday in both directions. Minor delays should be anticipated.

Scheduled rock blasting-related closures:
• Monday August 29 starting at 7 p.m.
• Tuesday August 30 starting at 7 p.m.
• Wednesday August 31 starting at 7 p.m.

There will be a closure each night as indicated above on Snoqualmie Pass for rock blasting. While these blasts are planned to last one hour, it is always possible that clean up efforts could take longer if more material comes down than predicted. Traffic will be stopped eastbound at milepost 56 near Gold Creek and westbound at milepost 62 near Cabin Creek. During blasting closures there are no services eastbound past exit 53 near the Summit of Snoqualmie Pass or westbound past exit 70 near Easton. 

Restrictions:
For freight-related restrictions please see the Commercial Vehicle Services Road Restrictions webpage:
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialVehicle/Restrictions/roadlist.aspx

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of 2.5 miles of I-90 from Keechelus Dam to the Price Creek Rest Area. The existing four lane facility will be replaced with a new six lane highway which includes several new bridges, drainage structures, chain up areas, illumination and ITS facilities and a wildlife overcrossing structure.



I-90 Price Creek Snopark Vic. To Cabin Creek Vic. WB – Paving  MP 62 to 64.23 Westbound
Contact: Scott Golbek, Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Construction Begins: Summer 2016
Scheduled Completion: Fall 2016
 
Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Motorists can anticipate nighttime lane closures westbound Monday through Wednesday. Minor delays can be expected. 
 
Restrictions:
For freight-related restrictions please see the Commercial Vehicle Services Road Restrictions webpage:
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialVehicle/Restrictions/roadlist.aspx

Project Description:
This project will improve the existing pavement by grinding the existing surface and repave with hot mix asphalt. Other work will include guardrail, rumble strips and pavement marking.



I-90 Oakes Ave I/C to Peoh Rd. Bridge Vic. WB – Replace / Rehab Concrete (mileposts 84 to 87)
Contact:
Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Began: June 2015
Scheduled Completion: 
Summer 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week. 

 
Restrictions:
For freight-related restrictions please see the Commercial Vehicle Services Road Restrictions webpage:
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialVehicle/Restrictions/roadlist.aspx

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of 3 miles of westbound Interstate 90 in the Cle Elum vicinity by rehabilitating the left lane concrete pavement and replacing the right lane concrete pavement.



I-90 Peoh Rd Bridge to Elk Height Rd Vic. WB – Replace / Rehab Concrete (mileposts 87 to 93)

Contact: Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Began: April 2016
Scheduled Completion: Summer 2017 

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
Friday night August 26 and Sunday night August 28 through Thursday morning Sept. 1, westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane each night. Minimal delays are anticipated.

Restrictions:
For freight-related restrictions please see the Commercial Vehicle Services Road Restrictions webpage:
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialVehicle/Restrictions/roadlist.aspx

Project Description:
This two year project provides for the improvement of 6 miles of westbound Interstate 90, located approximately 5 miles east of Cle Elum, by replacing the concrete pavement.



I-90/US 97 to Stevens Rd Vic - Paving
I-90 MP 106.35 to MP 121.96

Contact: Kevin Waligorski, Project Engineer, 509-667-2861
Construction Begins: June 20, 2016
Scheduled Completion: October 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
I-90 milepost 106, Ellensburg to milepost 121, Stevens Road Paving work: Lane closures I-90 between US 97 and the Ryegrass Rest Area: 

24/7 Traffic Impact:
I-82 westbound to I-90 westbound ramp one lane will be closed 24 hours a day starting on Monday August 29 at 7 p.m. and lasting until Friday Sept. 2 at 6 a.m. for repair and repaving of the bridge deck surface. 

Daytime traffic advisory:
I-90 milepost 106 to milepost 121: Starting Monday August 29 through Thursday Sept. 1, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. there will be lane closures in both directions for fog sealing of the recently paved / repaired road surface and sealing of the bridge deck expansion joints. 

Nighttime traffic advisory:
I-90 milepost 106 to milepost 121: Starting Monday August 29 through Thursday Sept. 1, between the hours of 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. there will be lane closures in both directions for application of pavement markings. 
 
Project Description:
This project will replace the pavement on I-90 between US 97 and Stevens Road. It will also rehabilitate bridge decks and repave ramps. 



I-90 Columbia River Vantage Bridge Painting (mileposts 137 to 138)
Contact: Dan Lewis, WSDOT Project Engineer, (509) 667-2881
Construction Begins
: Spring 2015
Scheduled Completion: Fall 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory
Due to expected heavy traffic volumes for Labor Day weekend, eastbound drivers should expect up to 2 hour delays on Friday Sept. 2 and up to 1 hour delays on Saturday Sept. 3. Peak traffic is expected to occur on Friday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and on Saturday from noon until 4 p.m. Plan ahead to avoid traveling across the bridge during those times or take an alternate route.

Eastbound: Drivers can expect delays as traffic merges down to one lane 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Concrete barrier has been installed to close one of the two eastbound lanes across the bridge until Sept. 2016. Friday afternoons, holidays, and event weekends will experience significant congestion with delays ranging from 20 minutes to 2 hours during peak traffic times. Delays are less than 5 minutes during off-peak times. Loads over 14 feet wide are prohibited through the project area. Drivers may consider taking an alternate route using US-97, I-82 or SR-24.

Westbound: 
No restrictions. Both westbound lanes are open.

Project Description
:
This project repaints the Vantage Bridge with a new protective coating to restore and prolong the life of the bridge. The bridge was last painted in 1984 and since then the protective coating has deteriorated exposing the steel to rust and corrosion.
 


Maintenance/Utility Operations:
SR-906 eastbound milepost 2 to 3: Monday August 29 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. traffic will be reduced to one lane with flaggers alternating traffic through the work zone for ditching operation.

SR-906 westbound milepost 2 to 3 Tuesday August 30 and Wednesday August 31 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. traffic will be reduced to one lane with flaggers alternating traffic through the work zone for ditching operation.

I-90 westbound milepost 129 to 130: Monday August 29 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for guard rail repair.

I-82 eastbound milepost 5 to 6: Tuesday August 30 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for a pavement sealing operation.

I-82 eastbound milepost 6 to 7: Wednesday August 31 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for a pavement sealing operation.

I-82 eastbound milepost 7 to 8: Thursday Sept. 1 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for a pavement sealing operation.

SR-821 both directions milepost 0 to milepost 25: Monday August 29 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. mobile work operation as the Region Wide Striping Crew will be striping centerline both directions.

SR-821 both directions milepost 0 to milepost 25: Thursday Sept. 1 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. a mobile work operation as the Region Wide Striping Crew will be striping the fog lines both directions.

SR-903 Both directions milepost 4 to milepost 10: Monday August 29 through Wednesday August 31 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a single lane flagger controlled traffic for asphalt repair work.


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US-12/ Palisades Viewpoint to Wildcat Creek Vic. Emergency Repairs Stage 2
(mileposts 166 to 141)

Contact: Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Began: May 2016
Scheduled Completion: July 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

Restrictions:
For freight-related restrictions please see the Commercial Vehicle Services Road Restrictions webpage:
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialVehicle/Restrictions/roadlist.aspx

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of US 12 in various locations on White Pass between milepost 141 and 165. This project will restore the roadway that washed out by means of installing a retaining wall, placing select rock embankment, restoring drainage, installing traffic barrier and repaving the asphalt.



Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No traffic impacts anticipated this week.


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Tri-Cities Vicinity Paving & ADA Compliance
US-12, I-182, and US-395

Contact:
Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402

Construction Begins:
May 9, 2016
Scheduled Completion:
Sept. 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
US-12 both directions milepost 312 to milepost 313: No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of US-12, I-182, and US-395 by rehabilitating the existing roadway, including asphalt removal, asphalt repair and new asphalt paving. Other work includes bridge approach slab reconstruction, modifying bridge expansion joints and ADA curb ramp replacement.



US 12 – North Clinton / Lower Waitsburg Intersection Safety Improvements
Contact: Paul Gonseth, Project Engineer, 509-577-1630
Construction Begins: June 2016
Scheduled Completion: June 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

Project Description: 
The City of Walla Walla and contractor crews are modifying the intersection to improve safety.



Maintenance/Utility Operations: 
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.


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US-12/ Palisades Viewpoint to Wildcat Creek Vic. Emergency Repairs Stage 2 (mileposts 166 to 141)

Contact:
Jeff Minnick, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1844 Construction Began: May 2016
Scheduled Completion:
July 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

Restrictions:
For freight-related restrictions please see the Commercial Vehicle Services Road Restrictions webpage:
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/commercialVehicle/Restrictions/roadlist.aspx

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of US 12 in various locations on White Pass between milepost 141 and 165. This project will restore the roadway that washed out by means of installing a retaining wall, placing select rock embankment, restoring drainage, installing traffic barrier and repaving the asphalt.



US-12 ET AL - 2016 SCR Region Wide Chip Seal
US-97 MP 33.52 to 35.36 (Vicinity of Klickitat County Line).
SR-22 MP 23.40 to MP 35.73 (Mabton to Prosser).
SR-821 MP 2.4 to MP 17.3 Plane and re-pave (Selah). 

Contact: Moe Davari, Project Engineer, 509-222-2402
Construction Begins: May 2, 2016
Scheduled Completion: Sept. 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
US-97 milepost 33 to milepost 36: No significant traffic impacts anticipated.

SR-22 milepost 23 to milepost 35: No significant traffic impacts anticipated.

SR 821 milepost 2 to milepost 17: Monday August 29 through Friday Sept. 2 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. motorist will experience lane closures with two way piloted traffic control as contractor crews plane and repave the road surface. Expect delays of up to 15 minutes.

Project Description:
This contract provides for the improvement of various sections of multiple State Routes by rehabilitating the existing roadway including pavement repair, pre-leveling, crack sealing, planning and paving, chip sealing. Other improvements include guide post installations and pavement markings.


US-12 / SR-823: Old Naches Highway Vic to I-82 and SR 823 / Yakima to Selah – Paving
 
Contact: Scott Golbek, WSDOT Project Engineer (509) 577-1810
Construction Begins: July 2016
Scheduled Completion: Fall 2016

Current Week Traffic Advisory US-12, I-82 & SR-823:

US 12:
From Old Naches Intersection to I-82; nightly lane closures Monday through Thursday from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Minor delays can be anticipated.

US 12 Ramp Closures:
No anticipated ramp closures at the 40th Ave. or 16th Ave. interchanges this week.

I-82:
Please use caution for slowing traffic near the I-82 / US 12 interchange; construction work may cause backups and minor delays.

I-82 Ramp Closures:
I-82 milepost 31 eastbound off ramp to Selah, nightly closures Monday through Thursday between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.

SR 823 Selah to Yakima:
SR-823 Selah to N First Street and I-82; nightly lane closures Monday through Thursday between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.
SR-823 Rest Haven Rd and the North 1st Street; intermittent nightly ramp closures Monday through Thursday between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.  

Project Description:
This project provides for the improvement of 4.99 miles of US 12 from milepost 197.76 to 202.75 and on SR 823 from milepost 0.00 to 0.67. Work will consist of milling the existing asphalt pavement, bridge repair, paving and other minor work.



Maintenance/Utility Operations:
I-82 westbound near milepost 26: Monday August 29 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. there will be a right lane closure for bridge maintenance and inspection. 

I-82 westbound near milepost 19: Monday August 29 between the hours of 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a left lane closure for repairs to the bridge deck. 

I-82 westbound milepost 19: Tuesday August 30 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for repairs to the bridge deck.
 
I-82 eastbound near milepost 19: Thursday Sept. 1 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for repairs to the bridge deck.

I-82 westbound milepost 30 to milepost 31: Monday August 29 between the hours of 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for bridge inspection.

I-82 eastbound milepost 30 to milepost 31: Tuesday August 30 and Wednesday August 31, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. there will be a left lane closure for bridge inspection.

SR-821 both directions milepost 0 to milepost 25: Monday August 29 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. mobile work operation as the Region Wide Striping Crew will be striping centerline both directions.

SR-821 both directions milepost 0 to milepost 25: Thursday Sept. 1 between the hours of 6 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. a mobile work operation as the Region Wide Striping Crew will be striping the fog lines both directions.

SR-410 milepost 69: Wednesday August 31 and Thursday Sept. 1 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. there will be alternating pilot car controlled traffic for asphalt repair work.

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