SR 240 - Richland Corridor Improvements

Project news

  • Design for this project is expected to start fall 2018.

Needs & Benefits

SR 240 in Richland is experiencing increased congestion at several existing intersections. This project will improve safety and operational effiiciency by adding acceleration and deceleration lanes, adding double-left turn lanes and upgrading traffic signals.


Fall 2018 - Design work begins
Spring 2020 - Construction begins
Fall 2020 - Scheduled completion


The 2015 Connecting Washington funding package provided $5 million to make important safety improvements along the SR 240 corridor in Richland.


Alex Sanguino
WSDOT Project Engineer

Meagan Lott
WSDOT Communications

Project map of planned improvements on SR 240 near Richland.