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I-5 - Vicinity Tumwater Blvd to Gravelly Lake Dr - Paving - Bridge Joint Replacement

Over two high-impact weekends, crews replaced an I-5 and US 101 expansion joint in Olympia  

Construction crews working for WSDOT have replaced a worn bridge expansion joint on Interstate 5 near Capitol Lake in Olympia. The work had required numerous day and night lane closures on I-5 and US 101.  

For more details about the overall project, see the project page.

Previously damaged bridge joint
Crews replaced this bridge joint over I-5 in Olympia as part of a critical safety project. This photo illustrates previous damage that was permanently repaired.

What can drivers expect? 

The replacement project required around-the-clock closures of I-5 lanes and US 101 approaching I-5.

Expansion joint lane closure map