• Project

US 12 - Nine Mile Hill to Frenchtown Vic - Build New Highway - Complete June 2023

Project overview

This section of US 12 is located north of the communities of Touchet and Lowden. To maintain access to these communities, two interchanges were constructed with local roads including the existing US 12 at the bottom of Nine Mile Hill and Lower Dry Creek Road. Bridges were constructed to maintain connectivity along Cummins Road, Touchet Road North and Woodward Canyon. New bridges were also constructed to span the Touchet River, Touchet Floodway and Dry Creek.

2016 - 2023
Project status
$166 Million

What to expect

The new section of US 12 between Nine Mile Hill and the Frenchtown vicinity is complete and open to traffic.

The US 12 - Nine Mile Hill to Frenchtown Vicinity Project (Phase 7) constructed a new section of US 12 north of Touchet and Lowden.