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North Central Region Weekly Travel Advisory

for April 27-May 1, 2015

Updated: Friday, April 24.
Contact: Jeff Adamson WSDOT Communications (509) 667-2815 (Wenatchee) 

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Chelan County

SR 971 (MP 13-15) South Lakeshore power pole and line replacements
Monday through Thursday,
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., between Minneapolis Beach and Pat and Mike's, expect shoulder closures, lane shifts or flagger controlled traffic as needed where utility crews are replacing power poles and power lines. Project started 4/20 and ends mid August.


(New) US 97 (MP 235) Beebe Bridge deck repair
Monday through Wednesday ONLY
, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., expect delays of less than 10 minutes with flagger controlled single lane traffic as our crew is grinding and repaving damaged deck sections

Grant County

SR 28 (MP 19-28) Quincy West-chip seal
Monday - Tuesday,
7 a.m. to 7 p.m., expect short delays with flagger controlled traffic where crews are leveling damaged pavement with asphalt patches in advance of chip sealing coming later this summer.
Friday Only,
7 a.m. to 7 p.m., expect short delays with flagger controlled traffic where crews are surveying an irrigation canal bridge deck a mile west of Quincy.
In this $3.6 million NCR 2015 Seal project, Central Washington Asphalt Inc. crews are chip sealing sections of five state highways - SR 17, 26, 28, 207 and 281. Work began April 6.
Project Engineer: Kevin Waligorksi (509) 667-2860


SR 281 Spur (MP 2.6-4.3) Jct. SR 281 to I-90-chip seal
Wednesday Only,
7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., expect short delays with flagger controlled traffic where crews are leveling damaged pavement with asphalt patches in advance of chip sealing coming later this summer.
In this $3.6 million
NCR 2015 Seal project, Central Washington Asphalt Inc. crews are chip sealing 36 miles on five state highways - SR 17, 26, 28, 207 and 281. Work began April 6.
Project Engineer: Kevin Waligorksi (509) 667-2860

Adams County

SR 17 (MP 22 - 43) South of Othello to Warden crack sealing
Monday - Friday,
7 a.m. to 7 p.m., expect up to 20 minute delays with flagger controlled traffic where crews are crack sealing, removing pavement markings and applying asphalt patches in advance of chip sealing coming later this summer.
In this $3.6 million NCR 2015 Seal project, Central Washington Asphalt Inc. crews are chip sealing on 36 miles of five state highways - SR 17, 26, 28, 207 and 281. Work began April 6.
Project Engineer: Kevin Waligorksi (509) 667-2860

Okanogan County


US 97 (MP 290) Omak Casino Intersection Improvement 
Monday - Tuesday ONLY,
7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., expect occasional short delays with flagger controlled traffic when crew members are installing new recessed pavement markers, rumble strips, paint stripes and plastic pavement markings and installing new road signs.
In this project, Selland Construction of Wenatchee's crews are adding a left turn lane for the new resort which includes sawcutting the existing pavement, new underground electrical work, drainage, earthwork, paving and new stripes and signage. Work began March 2.
Special Projects Engineer: Wick McCurdy (509) 667-3067


2015 Projects -

  • NCR Seal 2015
  • NCR Guardrail Update
  • NCR Sign Update
  • NCR Backup Power - Mtn. Passes
  • US 2/Stevens Pass - ITS Emergency Power
  • US 2/East Wenatchee N.-Access Control Purchase
  • SR 17/S of Othello-Left Turn Lanes
  • SR 20/Winthrop VMS
  • US 97A/Entiat Pedestrian Improvements
  • SR 281/S. of Quincy @ Rd. 9 NW-Left Turn Lanes 
  • SR 285/CO Wenatchee Area Paving
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