SR 31 - South of Metaline - Unstable Slope Repair

Project news

Awarded to Pile Contractors, Inc. of Issaquah, WA, with a construction bid of $685,703.

Needs & Benefits

This project will stabilize the loose material on a steep slope adjacent to SR 31.  A slide occurred at this location (a couple miles south of Metaline) in spring 2017 requiring a lengthy highway closure.


Work is planned for September 2018.


Financial Data for PIN 603101D
Funding Source Amount ($ in thousands)
2003 Gas Tax (Nickel Funding) $0
2005 Gas Tax (TPA) $0
Pre-Existing Funds (PEF) $1,048
CWA $0
Total $1,048


Tom Brasch, project engineer
WSDOT Eastern Region
2714 N. Mayfair
Spokane, WA 99207

SR 31-South of Metaline project thumbnail map