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SR 526 - Corridor Improvements

Project overview

Portions of the State Route 526 corridor will be improved with construction of an eastbound lane between Hardeson Road/5th Ave NW and I-5, improved signal operations at the SR 526/527 intersection and new ramp meters from eastbound SR 526 to northbound I-5. Work includes roadway widening in several locations, repaving, removal and replacement of median and shoulder barriers and guardrails, re-striping and intersection modifications, signal and illumination modifications, noise and retaining walls, landscape, drainage, and runoff treatment and detention.

Spring 2017 - Spring 2026
Project status
$47 million

What to expect

Highway users should expect overnight lane and ramp closures when construction begins in 2025. 

This project will add a new eastbound lane on SR 526 between Seaway Boulevard and I-5, ramp meters to northbound I-5 and improve traffic signal operations at I-5/SR 526/SR 527.