US 2 - Wenatchee Area Paver

Project news

Beginning Monday, July 19 through Thursday, July 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., expect single lane closures and slow downs while the contractor completes miscellaneous clean up work and tests bridge joints. 

Updates on the partial closure will be made available through the WSDOT travel alert map, travel advisories, and on social media.

On December 28, 2020, Central Washington Asphalt, Inc. of Moses Lake was awarded the contract with a low bid of $3,068,000.  

Needs & benefits

The purpose of the project is to rehabilitate the pavement and bridge decks on US 2 from milepost 119.16 to milepost 120.57, north of Wenatchee.  The project will also reconstruct the headers on several bridges to better preserve the current structures.


Work started April 12, 2021 and is scheduled to be complete in June 2021.


This project is funded through P1 and P2 preservation programs.  P1 Roadway Preservation funds preservation of state highways system pavement and the restoration of existing structure.  P2 Structures Preservation funds work to preserve the structural and operating integrity of the state highway bridges.  Total cost of the project is $5,046,654.


James Reynolds, Project Engineer


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