for the week of April 25-29
Update: Friday, April 22
Contact: Jeff Adamson WSDOT Communications (509) 667-2815 (Wenatchee)
- The US 2 Iron Goat Trail Interpretive site and rest area west of Stevens Pass remains closed.
- SR 20, the North Cascades Highway reopened Friday 4/22.
- As you plan your travels over the mountains, you can check the construction underway on I-90 Snoqualmie Pass here.
- WSDOT Eastern Washington Twitter Feed: Just go to your twitter account, search for, and follow: @WSDOT_East and the connection is made. To set up your own account on your computer, go to http://www.twitter.com or download the Twitter app on your smart phone or tablet. Then watch for news from the Spokane, Wenatchee, and Yakima WSDOT Region teams.
US2/97 (MP 131) Enterprise Drive roundabout
Traffic control delays up to 5 minutes started today 4/22, from 7 a.m. to noon, for detour paving operations. Night time work starts Monday, 4/25 with flagger controlled traffic as they restripe the roadway for the detour. The speed limit will be reduced to 35 mph through the work zone with occasional one way traffic controlled by flaggers starting Tuesday 4/26.
This private developer project, financed and constructed by McDougall & Sons Inc., constructs a roundabout at the entrance to the Baker Flats Industrial Park north of East Wenatchee. work began April 4 and should be complete by June when the cherry harvest starts.
US 2 (MP 39) Orondo utility pole replacement
Tuesday and Wednesday ONLY 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., expect short delays with flagger controlled traffic where a crew is replacing a power pole and conductor at the foot of Pine Canyon at Orondo.
SR 26 (MP .1 to 3.45) Fiber optic cable installation
Monday through Friday,7 a.m. to 5 p.m., expect a lane shift in the truck climbing lane section where a contractor crew is installing buried fiber optic cable under the shoulder for 3 miles from I-90 to Rd. S SW,. Work began April 14 and should be complete by Friday 4/29.
No work scheduled this week
US 2 (MP61-64) W. Stevens Pass tree removal
Monday ONLY, 8 a. m. to 3:30 p.m., expect up to 20 minute delays from the summit, 3 miles west, where our crew is removing trees coming loose from the slope.
US 2 (MP 84-85) Electronic message sign installation.
On Tuesday ONLY, 7 a.m.to 5 p.m., expect short delays with flagger controlled traffic near the jct. with SR 207 (Coles Corner) where is installing guardrail. (The crew will be there all week, but working off the road on guardrail and construction of the sign base.
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