SR 7 - North of Alder Rock Scaling - Complete August 2019

Project news

  • As of 6 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, the contractor completed the work. WSDOT would like to thank travelers for their patience while crews performed this important safety work.
  • View project photos on the WSDOT Flickr account.

Needs & benefits

Improves Safety

This project stabilized the hillside by removing trees and debris from entering SR 7 and causing highway closures. 

Timeline

  • Contract advertised for competitive bidding: April 2019
  • Contract awarded to Boettcher & Sons Inc. on June 3, 2019
  • Under construction: Mid-July 2019
  • Construction complete late August 2019.

Funding

  • Project engineering - $387,177
  • Right of way - $32,939
  • Construction cost - $896,990
  • Total - $1,317,106

Contact

Cara Mitchell
WSDOT Communications
360-357-2703

John Romero
WSDOT Project Engineer
360-570-6750

Location of slope stabilization project on SR 7 north of Alder Lake