Eastern region construction update and travel advisory

Nov. 15 – Nov. 29, 2018
WSDOT Eastern Region, 509-324-6000

US 2 Garden Springs to Broadway Ave. – Ramp Meter
Highway: US 2 Region: Eastern County: Spokane
Description: Install conduit and wiring, pavement marking
Work Schedule: Mostly daytime work with shoulder closures. 
Contact: Chad Simonson, Project Engineer, 509-324-6252

SR 290 Hamilton to Mission (MP 0.74 to 3.37)
Highway: I-90/SR 290 Region: Eastern County: Spokane Location: SR 290 MP 0.74 to 3.37
Description: Planing, pavement repair, paving, ADA sidewalk ramp improvements, traffic signal modifications.
Project Website: https://www.wsdot.wa.gov/projects/sr290/hamilton-mission/home
Work Schedule: No traffic control needed at this time.
Contact: Chad Simonson, Project Engineer, 509-324-6252

2nd Ave W Bridge and 3rd Ave Bridge WB On-Ramps (I-90 MP 0.18 - 0.41 and SR 290 EW Ramp MP 0.03 to 0.26 )
Highway: I-90/SR 290 Region: Eastern County: Spokane Location: I-90 Ramp MP 0.18 to 0.41 and SR 290 EW Ramp MP 0.03 to 0.26
Description: Remove debris from bridge cells, set temporary traffic control and open bridge, work on retaining wall, excavation.
Project Website: https://www.wsdot.wa.gov/projects/i90/hamilton-ramp/home
Work Schedule: Daytime with 24 hour ramp closure; detours set up. Ramp scheduled to open to traffic for November 30th. In addition, the 2nd Avenue off-ramp to Hamilton is closed through November.
Contact: Chad Simonson, Project Engineer, 509-324-6252

US 2/Deer Road to Colbert Road - Paving and turn lane improvements (MP 297-300)
Highway: US 2 Region: Eastern County: Spokane Location: MP 297-300
Description: Asphalt paving and turn lane improvements. The contractor will be on site saw cutting, forming and pouring concrete to correct some traffic items at the intersections of US 2 and Day Mount Spokane Rd., and US 2 and SR 206.
Project Website: http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/Projects/US2/deerrdtodaymtspokane
Work Schedule: Mon - Fri 7:00am to 3:30pm. Potential traffic control on US2 during off peak hours.
Contact: Mark Allen, Project Engineer, 509-324-6232

SR 41/BNSF-POVRR Railroad Bridge (MP 38)
Highway: SR 41 Region: Eastern County: Pend Oreille Location: MP 38
Description: Replace the bridge over the railroad tracks just south of Newport, Washington, and Oldtown, Idaho. This bridge is jointly owned by the Idaho Transportation Department and WSDOT. This is an Idaho Transportation Department project.
Project Website: http://www.itd.idaho.gov/d1/
Work Schedule: The bridge is reduced to one lane with temporary signalization until mid-November, when the project is planned to enter winter shutdown. During the winter, the bridge will reopen to two lanes without signalization; southbound traffic will be routed over the new bridge structure on the west side, and northbound traffic will remain on the east half of the old bridge structure. Construction will begin again in March, with the new bridge planned for completion in September 2019.
Contact: Megan Sausser, Idaho Transportation Department Communications, (208) 772-1295

North Spokane Corridor-US 395/Freya Structures (MP 162)
Highway: US 395 Region: Eastern County: Spokane Location: NSC MP 162
Description: Construct two mainline freeway bridges over Freya Street.
Project Website: http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/Projects/US395/nspokanecorridorfreya/
Work Schedule: Mon - Friday 7:00am to 4:30pm. Traffic control on Freya Street.
Contact: Mark Allen, Project Engineer, 509-324-6232

NSC-US 395/Columbia to Freya (MP 161.1 to 162.3)
Highway: US 395 Region: Eastern County: Spokane Location: MP 161.1 to 162.3
Description: Construct mainline NSC from Freya to Columbia. The Contractor will continue to winterize the project with erosion control. 
Project Website: https://www.wsdot.wa.gov/Projects/US395/columbiatofreya/default.htm
Work Schedule: Weekday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm. Work is off the roadway.
Contact: Mark Allen, Project Engineer, 509-324-6232