US 101 - 5th St to S H St Paving and ADA Compliance

Project news

  • Crews are near the final phase of construction to provide nearly four miles of eastbound US 101 between Hoquiam and Aberdeen with a new surface. Travelers will encounter overnight lane closures with flaggers when traffic volumes are lower. 
  • Since Spring of 2020, Rognlin’s Inc. crews have made pavement repairs and brought nearly 150 ramps and sidewalks up to current ADA standards.
  • Most work is slated to wrap up July 2021.

Overview 

What travelers can expect:

  • Day and night single lane closures with flaggers for grinding and paving activities. 
  • Most work is weather dependent and may be rescheduled.

Needs & benefits

Improves safety and ride quality

  • Preserves infrastructure and extends the life of the highway.
  • Reduces the need for costly emergency maintenance repairs and unexpected closures.
  • Improves access for pedestrians and people with disabilities.

Timeline

  • Construction begins: Feb. 2020
  • US 101 Hoquiam River Simpson Avenue Bridge work complete: Sept. 2020
  • Project on hold for winter: Nov. 2020 through Spring of 2021
  • Final paving and pavement markings: Spring 2021
  • Most work complete: Summer 2021

Funding

Financial Data for PIN 310103D, 310103I
Funding Source Amount ($ in thousands)
2003 Gas Tax (Nickel Funding) $0
2005 Gas Tax (TPA) $0
Pre-Existing Funds (PEF) $7,531
CWA $136
Total $7,668

Contact

Aberdeen Project Engineer 
Karen Boone
karen.boone@wsdot.wa.gov
360-538-8502

Media Relations
Tina Werner
christina.werner@wsdot.wa.gov
360-704-3270

US 101 Hoquiam paving project