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North Central Region Weekly Travel Advisory

 - For May 25 - June 1
Updated: 5/25

Contact: Jeff Adamson  Communications (509) 667-2815 (Wenatchee)  

Most construction work will be suspended by noon on Friday, May 25th through Monday, May 28th due to increased Memorial Day traffic.

Events:

    • Share the Road on Saturday, June 2nd from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on US 2 from Peshastin to Monitor. Expect flagger controlled traffic at intersections for the Apple Century Bike Ride.
    • Saturday, June 2nd from 9 a.m. to Noon on US 97 in Tonasket expect a mile long detour from 7th St. to Winesap Rd. for the Founders Day Parade.
    • Saturday, June 2nd from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on SR 215 in downtown Okanogan, expect a 5 block detour from Tyee St. to 2nd Ave. SW. for the Okanogan Days Festival.
    • The Iron Goat Interpretive center and rest area reopened for the summer on Tuesday, May 22.
    • Chelan County Projects - Alerts & Restrictions
    • City of Wenatchee Projects

Projects - by highway:  

(New) US 2 Winton pavement repair

County: Chelan Hwy. US 2 Region: North Central
Location: MP 89.2 Winton (Chiwaukum Ck. Rd.)
Description: Roadway sub grade repair
Work schedule: Tuesday ONLY 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. expect 10 minute delays with flagger controlled traffic.
Contact: WSDOT Maintenance 509.393.6030

(New) 2018 Pine Canyon Br. # 2/311 Expansion Joint Repairs
County: Douglas Hwy.: US 2 Region: North Central
Location: MP 141.2 Pine Canyon
Description: Expansion Joint Header and Seal Repairs.
Work Schedule: Tuesday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., expect Alternating single lane flagger controlled traffic with delays up to 10 minutes.
Contact: WSDOT Bridge 509.667.3072

(SR 17) NCR Pavement Rehab 2018- Contract #9181
Counties: Grant/Douglas, Highway: SR 17 Region: North Central
Locations: MP 67.75 -96.50 Ephrata to Coulee City and MP 66.6 Rocky Ford Creek Bridge and MP 56.84-119.67 Grant County Airport to Jct. w/SR 174 (Leahy Jct.)
Description: In this $6.9M project, Central Washington Asphalt is performing work on six highways in North Central Region including crack seal, chip seal, asphalt paving, rumble strips, striping, bridge deck work (Rocky Ford Creek) and some guardrail and sidewalk. Work began March 12 and should be complete by the end of July.
Work Schedule: Wednesday through Thursday, 24 hrs., expect less than 20 minute delays with alternating one-lane flagger/pilot car controlled traffic and intersection flagging for chip sealing from Airway Drive in Moses Lake to Junction of SR 282 east of Ephrata.
Contact: Sterling Knipfer, Assistant Project Engineer (509) 667-2862


(New) SR 26 Vantage Interchange Electronic Sign
County: Grant Hwy.: SR 26 Region: North Central
Location: MP .8 Junction w/SR 243 south of I-90.
Description: Pour foundation, install wiring & sign.
Work schedule: Tuesday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. -5 p.m., expect reduced speed and both shoulders closed.
Contact: WSDOT Special Projects 509.667.3067


(SR 28) NCR Pavement Rehab 2018- Contract #9181
County: Grant Highway: SR 28 Region: North Central
Location: MP 25.17 to 43.63 Quincy Rest Area to Ephrata
Description: In this $6.9M project, Central Washington Asphalt is performing work on six highways in North Central Region including crack seal, chip seal, asphalt paving, rumble strips, striping, bridge deck work (Rocky Ford Creek) and some guardrail and sidewalk. Work began March 12 and should be complete by the end of July.
Work schedule: Tuesday-Thursday 6 a.m. -7 p.m., expect 20 minute delays and one lane flagger control traffic between Winchester and Ephrata for chip sealing. 
Contact: Sterling Knipfer, Assistant Project Engineer (509) 667-2862


(New) SR 155 Nespelem to Omak paving preparation
County: Okanogan Hwy.: SR 155 Region: North Central
Location: MP 48 between Nespelem and Disautel summit and MP 75 Omak Lake Rd.
Description: Grinding old pavement and placing new base course on the shoulders in preparation for asphalt paving.
Work schedule: Wednesday and Thursday ONLY 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. expect up to 20 minute delays with flaggers and a pilot car where needed.
Contact: WSDOT Maintenance 509.826.7364

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