South Central region construction and travel advisory

July 3 to 12, 2020

 

Asotin County

Maintenance/Utility Operations:

SR 128 & SR 193 – Century Link - Utility Work

Highway: SR 128 / SR 193 Region: South Central County: Asotin/Whitman Location: SR 128 milepost 0 to 1 and SR 193 milepost 0.51 to 1
Contact: Jamil Anabtawi, WSDOT Utility Engineer, 509-577-1785
Project Description: Century Link will be performing utility work near the SR 128/SR 193 Intersection and the Red Wolf Bridge between milepost 0 and 1 and SR 193 from the intersection with SR 128.  

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Benton County

US 395 Pioneer Memorial Bridge – Bridge Painting Stage 1
Project # 9366

Highway: US 395 Region: South Central County: Benton & Franklin Location: milepost 18 to milepost 19
Contact: Alex Sanguino, Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of US 395 MP 18.75 to MP 19 in Benton and Franklin Counties, by cleaning and painting the metal surfaces of the bridge and other work.
This project is due to be completed by Fall 2020

Current Week Traffic Advisory: 
Work activities are taking place under the bridge and will not affect traffic flow.  

I-82/SR 397 Interchange EB –  Bridge Repair
Project # 9530

Highway: I-82 Region: South Central County: Benton Location: I-82 MP 114
Contact: Alex Sanguino, Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement Bridge 82/268 on I-82 from MP 114.39 to 114.41 in Benton County. This work shall include but is not limited to providing temporary traffic control and temporary detour as needed, installing concrete barrier, and an impact attenuator, installing delineation, removing one damaged girder, a portion of the concrete bridge deck and the concrete traffic barrier over that girder and other work.
This project is due to be completed by Fall 2020

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
I-82 milepost 114 eastbound, Monday July 6 and Tuesday July 7 from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for repair work.

 

SCR 2020 Region Wide – Chip Seal and Pavement Preservation
Project # 9519

Highway: SR 225 Region: South Central County: Benton
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of sections of US 12, US 97, SR 225, and SR 823 by chip seal, pavement and bridge deck repair.  Pavement cracks will be sealed on sections of I-90, US 97, and SR 903.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
SR 225 in both directions, milepost 2 to milepost 11, Monday July 6 during day time hours, traffic should be prepared for one-way piloted traffic control with delays up to 15 minutes anticipated.

 

SR 224 MP 5 (east of Keene Rd.) - City of West Richland – Paradise Way intersection and Utility extension
Contact:
Drew Woodruff, City of West Richland (509) 967-5434
Project Description: This is a developer project within the City of West Richland. Work includes widening the highway and constructing a new at-grade intersection along SR 224 with right- and left-turn channelization, illumination, sidewalk, and new utility installations.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Columbia County

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Franklin County

US 395 Safety Corridor Improvements & E Elm Rd to SR 17 SB  Paving
Project # 9451

Highway:
US 395 Region: South Central County: Franklin Location: US 395 milepost 24.64 to milepost 46.10
Contact: Alex Sanguino, Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project Description: This projects provides for the improvement of US 395 in Franklin County from MP 24.64 to MP 46.10 by rehabilitating the existing roadway, including crack sealing, planing, paving, illumination, ITS, furnishing and installing one cantilever sign structure, permanent signing, constructing acceleration and deceleration lanes, recessed pavement markers, rumble strips, roadway delineation, traffic control.
This project is due to be completed by Late July 2020.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Approximately six miles north of Pasco:

US 395 NB & SB Milepost 26 to 28, Vineyard Dr:
Left lane closures both north and southbound will remain in place for the next two weeks, while construction crews build roadway, pave, and place pavement markings.

US 395 NB and SB Milepost 25 to 26, Foster Wells Rd:
Occasional right turn lane closures may be put in place to accommodate miscellaneous minor finish work. 

US 395 NB Milepost 28 to 31, Phend Rd to Crest Loch Rd both:
Left lane closure northbound will remain in place for the next week, while construction crews pave, and place pavement markings.

US 395 SB Milepost 29 to 30, Selph Landing Rd:
Left lane closure will remain in place for the next week, while construction crews pave, and place pavement markings.

US 395 Milepost 31 to 33, Sagemoor Road: 
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

US 395 Milepost 35 to 37, Eltopia Intersection: 
Occasional right turn lane closures may be put in place to accommodate miscellaneous minor finish work. 

US 395 Milepost 36 near Elm Road to Milepost 45 near the SR 17: 
Occasional right turn lane closures may be put in place to accommodate miscellaneous minor finish work.

US 395 / SR 17 Junction Southbound to Eltopia: 
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week. 

US 395 Pioneer Memorial Bridge – Bridge Painting Stage 1
Project # 9366


Highway: US 395 Region: South Central County: Benton & Franklin Location:  milepost 18 to milepost 19 
Contact: Alex Sanguino, Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of US 395 milepost 18 to milepost 19 in Benton and Franklin Counties, by cleaning and painting the metal surfaces of the bridge and other work.
This project is due to be completed by Fall 2020

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Work activities are taking place under the bridge and will not affect traffic flow.

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Garfield County

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week. 

 

King County

I-90 MP 33 to 52 468th Ave SE to W Summit RD - Westbound Rehab Concrete 
Project # 9319

Highway:
I-90 Region: South Central County: King Location: I-90 milepost 33 to milepost 52
Contact: Scott Golbek, WSDOT Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Project description: This project is two seasons and will rehabilitate concrete panels and shoulders along this section of I-90. This project is to be completed sometime in late fall of 2020.

Bicycle detour is in affect for this project.  Detour starts at MP 54 WB Exit (SR 906/Hyak Interchange).  Detour maps can be found on a post just after turning left at the end of the exit ramp.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
I-90 milepost 33 to milepost 52 westbound:

4th of July holiday weekend there will be no significant traffic impacts anticipated from 6 a.m. Thursday, July 2 to 10 p.m. Monday, July 6.
Drivers can expect night time intermittent lane closures between milepost 34 near North Bend to milepost 52 near Snoqualmie Pass. Night time work may reduce traffic to one lane. Drivers should plan for added travel time through this area.

 


I-90 - 468th Ave SE to W Summit Rd Concrete, Deck & Culvert Rehab Eastbound 
Project # 9036


Highway: I-90 Region: South Central County: King Location: I- 90 milepost 34 to milepost 52
Contact: Scott Golbek, WSDOT Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Project description: This project repairs several sections of the eastbound lanes and repairs several bridge decks in the westbound lanes between North Bend and the summit of Snoqualmie Pass. This project is scheduled to be complete by Fall of 2020. 

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
I-90 eastbound milepost 34 near North Bend to milepost 52 near the summit of Snoqualmie Pass:

No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week


Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Kittitas County

I-90  Puget Sound Energy - Utility Work
Highway: I-90 Region: South Central County: Kittitas Location: I-90  milepost 55 to milepost 63
Contact: Jamil Anabtawi, WSDOT Utility Engineer, 509-577-1785
Project Description: Puget Sound Energy’s contractor will be performing utility work along I-90, about 1 mile east of the I-90 Exit 54 interchange between milepost 55.17 to milepost 56.90 on buried power lines along Keechelus Lake.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
4th of July Holiday weekend there will be no significant traffic impacts anticipated from 5 p.m. Thursday, July 2 to 7 a.m. Monday, July 6.
I-90 westbound between milepost 57 and milepost 62,  Monday July 6, through Friday July 10, between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. drivers may experience minor delays as utility crews will have a single lane closure through the work zone. 

  

I-90 Hyak to Keechelus Dam Phase 1C-Add Lanes/Replace Snowshed
Project # 8127

Highway:
I-90 Region: South Central County: Kittitas Location: I-90 milepost 54 to milepost 59
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Construction Began: Spring 2009
Scheduled Completion: Late Summer 2020
Project Description: Crews are building a wider and more reliable five-mile stretch of I-90 from Hyak to Keechelus Dam by adding lanes, replacing and adding bridges, stabilizing rock slopes and replacing the snowshed with avalanche bridges.

Weekly work schedule:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

I-90 Bullfrog Rd Vic-Concrete Rehab, Bridge Deck Rehab and Painting
Project # 9385

Highway:
I-90 Region: South Central County: Kittitas Location: I-90 milepost 79 to milepost 82
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859

Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of I-90 by cleaning and painting the metal surfaces of the Cle Elum River Bridges, eastbound and westbound, heat straightening, steel repair, pier concrete spall repair, modifying expansion joints, scarifying concrete surfaces, further deck preparation, furnishing, placing, curing and texturing concrete overlay, also including non-bridge work by constructing and removing temporary roadway, constructing and removing temporary bridge replacing PCCP lanes and panels, cement concrete pavement grinding, weigh-in-motion replacement, guardrail installation, paving HMA shoulders, and roadway delineation. This project is due to be completed by Summer, 2021.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Through September 2020, westbound traffic will be shifted onto a temporary bridge in the median to accommodate work on the westbound bridge over the Cle Elum River.

Monday July 7 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. expect pavement sealing operations on the Bullfrog ramps. This work will close one ramp at a time.

I-90 eastbound MP 80 to MP 81, Single Lane Closure:
Monday evening July 6 through Tuesday morning July 7.
Tuesday evening July 7 through Wednesday morning July 8.
Wednesday evening July 8 through Thursday morning July 9.
Thursday evening July 9 through Friday morning July 10.

I-90 westbound MP 80 to MP 81, Single Lane Closure:
Monday evening July 6 through Tuesday morning July 7.
Tuesday evening July 7 through Wednesday morning July 8.
Wednesday evening July 8 through Thursday morning July 9.
Thursday evening July 9 through Friday morning July 10.

 

I-90 - Yakima River Bridges Deck Repair
Project # 9214

 

Highway: I-90 Region: South Central County: Kittitas Location: I-90 milepost 86 and milepost 102
Contact: Jerry Wood, WSDOT Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project description: This project repairs the bridge decks in both directions near Cle Elum and Ellensburg. This project is scheduled to be completed Fall of 2020.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
I-90 Eastbound at MP 86 (Cle Elum Vicinity):

No scheduled traffic impacts this week.

I-90 Eastbound at MP 102 (Ellensburg Vicinity):
Monday July 6 and Tuesday July 7 from 5 p.m. to 7 a.m. there will be a single lane closure with a an eight foot 5 inch with limit starting at 4 p.m. 

 

I-90 and I-82 Ellensburg to Vantage Paving
Project # 9390

Highway:
I-90 and I-82 Region: South Central County: Kittitas Location: I-90 milepost 121 to milepost 136 and I-82 milepost 0 to milepost 4
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of 3.65 miles of E/B I-90, MP 121 to MP 126, 10.83 miles of W/B I-90, MP 125 to MP 136, 2.85 miles of of E/B I-82, MP .6 to MP 3.5, and 2.6 miles of W/B I-82, MP .6 to MP 3.2 by planning bituminous pavement, shoulder repair, crack sealing, paving with HMA pavement, pavement markings, guideposts; and .10 miles of I-90 from MP 136.6 to MP 136.7, by removing 3-strand cable barrier from the median and installing 4-strand cable barrier. This project is due to be completed by Fall of 2020.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:

I-90 Eastbound Lane Closures:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

I-90 Westbound Lane Closures: 
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

I-82 Eastbound and Westbound:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

SR 903 MP 1.6 - 2.0 (Peoh Ave to Billings Ave) – City of Cle Elum – First Street Stormwater & Billings Ave Intersection 
Contact: 
Mike Engelhart, City of Cle Elum (509) 674-2262
Project Description: This is a local agency project within the City of Cle Elum.  Work includes new stormwater and utility facilities, including new curb, gutter, sidewalk, HMA paving, and landscaping.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No traffic impacts anticipated this week.

SR 903 MP 3.35 (east of No. 5 Mine Rd) – City of Cle Elum – Deneen Drive intersection and Utility extension
Current Week Traffic Advisory:

No traffic impacts anticipated this week. 

 

SR 906 Spur – Puget Sound Energy - Utility Work
Highway: SR 906 Spur Region: South Central County: Kittitas Location: SR 906 Spur - milepost 2.55 – 2.98
Contact: Jamil Anabtawi, WSDOT Utility Engineer, 509-577-1785
Project Description: Puget Sound Energy’s contractor will be performing utility work along the SR 906 spur between milepost 2.55 to milepost 2.98 on power lines in the vicinity of the I-90 Exit 54 interchange.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No traffic impacts anticipated this week.  

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Lewis County

US 12 White Pass Vic Major Drainage Phase 3
Project # 9533

Highway: US 12 Region: South Central County: Yakima and Lewis Location: US 12 Milepost 142.1 to Milepost 164.6
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of US 12 in Lewis and Yakima Counties by installing drainage structures and new culvert pipes, including down slope culverts; modifying existing drainage structure risers; placing riprap and quarry spalls; concrete curb and gutter and delineation. This project is due to be completed by Fall, 2020.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
US 12 Both Directions of Traffic MP 142 to MP 164, Tuesday July 7 through Friday July 10, both directions of traffic should be prepared for shoulder closures in various locations through-out the project limits.

 

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Walla Walla County

US 12/SR 124 McNary Pool Eastbound - Paving
Project # 9512
Highway: US 12 Region: South Central County: Walla Walla Location: US 12 milepost 295.22 to milepost 299.33
Contact: Alex Sanguino, Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project Description: This contract provides for the improvement of US 12 EB from MP 295.22 to MP 299.33 in Walla Walla County by rehabilitating the existing roadway by planing bituminous pavement, crack sealing, fog sealing, paving with hot mix asphalt, delineation, temporary traffic control, and other work.
This project is scheduled to be completed by early June 2020.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:

US 12 EB MP 295.22 to 299.33, within Burbank Vicinity:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

SCR 2020 Region Wide – Chip Seal and Pavement Preservation
Project # 9519

Highway: US 12 Region: South Central County: Walla Walla
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of sections of US 12, US 97, SR 225, and SR 823 by chip seal, pavement and bridge deck repair.  Pavement cracks will be sealed on sections of I-90, US 97, and SR 903.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
US 12 both directions milepost 306 to milepost 312, Tuesday July 7, traffic should be prepared for one-way piloted traffic control during daylight hours. Traffic delays up to 15 minutes are anticipated.

 

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Yakima County

I-82 South Union Gap Interchange – Construct Ramps 
Project # 9247

Highway:
I-82 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: I-82 milepost 37 
Contact: 
Scott Golbek, Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Project Description:
This design build project will provide for the construction of a new eastbound off ramp, a new westbound on ramp and other work to complete the interchange of I-82 and US 97.
Construction Begins: Spring 2019
Scheduled Completion: Spring 2020

Current Week Traffic Advisory:

I-82 Eastbound:
Thursday July 9 night work 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. there will be a right lane closure.

I-82 Westbound:
Tuesday July 7 night work 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. there will be a right lane closure.
Wednesday July 8 night work 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. there will be a left lane closure.

97 US northbound off ramp to Union Gap:
Monday, July 6 (Night Work): Full ramp closure, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Detour will be implemented.

Exit 38 Westbound Off-Ramp:
Tuesday July 7 night work 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. there will be a full ramp closure. 

Eastbound On-Ramp from Main Street:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week

 

SCR 2020 Region Wide – Chip Seal and Pavement Preservation
Project # 9519

Highway: US 97 Region: South Central County: Yakima
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of sections of US 12, US 97, SR 241, and SR 823 by chip seal, pavement and bridge deck repair.  Pavement cracks will be sealed on sections of US 97, SR 241 and SR 823.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:

US 97 Both Directions of Traffic at MP 50.7 to MP 57
Wednesday July 8, both directions of traffic should be prepared for one-way piloted traffic control during daylight hours. Traffic delays up to 15 minutes are anticipated.

 

US 97 – MP 61.28 to MP 71.47 & SR 223 – MP 0.36 to MP 0.64
Project # 9495

Highway: US 97 & SR 223 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: US 97 – milepost 61 to milepost 71 & SR 223 – milepost 0.36 to milepost 0.64 
Contact:  
Scott Golbek, Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Project Description:
This Contract provides for the improvement of US 97 from MP 61 to MP 62 at the intersection with SR 22, by installing “prepare to stop when flashing” beacons; US 97 from MP 66.35 to MP 66.64 at the intersection with Progressive Road and US 97 from MP 71.19 to MP 71.47 at the intersection with Lateral 1 Road, by installing “watch for entering traffic” beacons along US 97 and vehicle detectors on the intersecting road; SR 223 from MP 0.36 to MP 0.64 at the BNSF railroad crossing by installing advance warning bacons and guardrail and other work.
Construction Begins: Winter 2020 Scheduled Completion: Spring 2020

Current Week Traffic Advisory:

Lateral 1 Rd – US 97 MP 71.19 to MP 71.47:
Right shoulder closures both north and southbound during the day.

Progressive Rd – US 97 MP 66.35 to MP 66.64:
Right shoulder closures both north and southbound during the day.

SR 22 – MP 4.01 to 4.02:
Right shoulder closures both north and southbound during the day.

SR 223 – MP 0.36 to MP 0.64:
Right shoulder closures both north and southbound during the day.
 

US 12 White Pass Vic Major Drainage Phase 3
Project # 9533

Highway: US 12 Region: South Central County: Yakima and Lewis Location: US 12 Milepost 142.1 to Milepost 164.6
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of US 12 in Lewis and Yakima Counties by installing drainage structures and new culvert pipes, including down slope culverts; modifying existing drainage structure risers; placing riprap and quarry spalls; concrete curb and gutter and delineation. This project is due to be completed by Fall, 2020.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
US 12 Both Directions of Traffic MP 142 to MP 164, Tuesday July 7 through Friday July 10, both directions of traffic should be prepared for shoulder closures in various locations through-out the project limits.

 

SR 410 Miner Creek Vic – Pavement Repair
Project # 9550

Highway: SR 410 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: SR 410 Milepost 81.5 to Milepost 82
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of SR 410 by excavating Crushed Surface Base Course in select areas and paving it back with HMA, saw cutting edges of roadway that may be unraveling, providing temporary striping, ditch grading and guideposts. This project is due to be completed late Summer, 2020.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
SR 410 Both Directions of Traffic MP 81.5 to MP 82 Tuesday July 7 through Friday July 10, both directions of traffic should be prepared for one-way piloted traffic control during daylight hours. Traffic delays up to 15 minutes are anticipated.

 

Maintenance/Utility Operations:

Highway: I-82 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: I-82 westbound milepost 31.
Contact: Dwight Simon, WSDOT Maintenance Supervisor, 509-573-8382
Project Description: WSDOT Maintenance crews will be performing bridge work north of Yakima.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
I-82 westbound milepost 31, Monday July 6 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. there will be a right lane closure for bridge work. 

I-82 City of Yakima - Utility Work
Highway: I-82 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: I-82 - milepost 33 vicinity
Contact: Jamil Anabtawi, WSDOT Utility Engineer, 509-577-1785
Project Description: The City of Yakima will be performing utility work on a sewer line along Fair Avenue from Spruce Street to the I-82 eastbound off ramp (Exist 33A) around milepost 33 vicinity and the I-82- E Yakima Ave - Exit 33 Interchange. The work zone will be limited to a single lane at times. 

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
I-82 eastbound milepost 33,  Fair Avenue on ramp, Monday July 6 through Friday July 10, from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  the work zone will be limited to a single lane at times and drivers may experience minor delays. Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes if possible.

Highway: US 12 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: US 12 milepost 166 to milepost 175.
Contact: Nick Zirkle, WSDOT Acting Maintenance Supervisor, 509-573-8395
Project Description: WSDOT Maintenance crews will be performing performing drainage clearing work west of Naches.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
US 12 milepost 166 to milepost 175, Monday July 6 to Thursday July 9, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. each day, minor delays may be experienced by drivers due to alternating traffic through the work zone with flaggers.