Eastern

Eastern Region - Regionwide Basic Safety - Guardrail - Complete October 2019

Project news

The contract was awarded to Dirt and Aggregate Interchange Inc.

Needs & benefits

The project updates and repairs existing safety features currently in place along several routes in Eastern Washington. Guardrail will be raised and upgraded, redirectional landforms around bridge piers will be removed and replaced with a barrier. Guardrail end treatments will be upgraded to new crashworthy terminals. Guardrail work will occur on eight different state routes, highways, and interstates throughout the Eastern Region over the next three years.

SR 26 - Dusty to Colfax - Chip Seal - Complete September 2019

Project news

The project was awarded to Central Washington Asphalt Inc.

Needs & benefits

These sections of the chip seal will rehabilitate existing bituminous pavement to preserve and maintain pavement structure. All sections will receive bituminous surface treatment, fog seal and rumble strips. Not all sections, but most will receive crack seal, pavement repair, prelevel, and guardrail.

Timeline

This project was completed in September 2019.

Funding

Financial Data for PIN 602611H
Amount ($ in thousands)

SR 20 - South Fork Mill Creek Rd to Tiger - Chip Seal - Complete September 2019

Project news

This project was awarded to Central Washington Asphalt Inc.

Needs & benefits

These sections of the chip seal will rehabilitate existing bituminous pavement to preserve and maintain pavement structure. All sections will receive bituminous surface treatment, fog seal, and rumble strips. Not all sections, but most will receive crack seal, pavement repair, prelevel, and guardrail.

Timeline

The project was completed in September 2019.

Funding

Financial Data for PIN 602037X
Amount ($ in thousands)

SR 20 - Narcisse Rd to Spruce Canyon Rd - Chip Seal - Complete September 2019

Project news

This project was awarded to Central Washington Asphalt Inc.

Needs & benefits

These sections of the chip seal will rehabilitate existing bituminous pavement to preserve and maintain pavement structure. All sections will receive bituminous surface treatment, fog seal, and rumble strips. Not all sections, but most will receive crack seal, pavement repair, prelevel and guardrail.

Timeline

The project was completed in September 2019.

Funding

Financial Data for PIN 619508W
Amount ($ in thousands)

SR 21 - West Fork Sanpoil Bridge Replacement

Project news

The new bridge on SR 21 crossing the West Fork Sanpoil River is now open to traffic. On Oct. 15, a small group, following the Governor's Safe Start Plan, celebrated the opening of the new bridge with a ribbon-cutting ceremony

SR 20 - Republic to US 395 - Chip Seal - Complete September 2019

Project news

This project was awarded to Central Washington Asphalt Inc.

Needs & benefits

These sections of the chip seal will rehabilitate existing bituminous pavement to preserve and maintain pavement structure. All sections will receive bituminous surface treatment, fog seal and rumble strips. Not all sections, but most will receive crack seal, pavement repair, prelevel, and guardrail.

Timeline

Project expected to start May 28 and be completed in September 2019.

SR 21 - Keller Ferry Terminal and Pontoon Replacement - Complete December 2020

Project news

The terminal and pontoon replacement has been completed. 

Needs & benefits

This project will replace severely corroded pontoons of the terminals on both sides of the river. This project is located on SR 21 at the Keller Ferry Terminals in Lincoln and Ferry Counties. This project replaces pontoons, decking, railing, and anchors.

Timeline

Construction was completed in late 2020.

I-90 - SR 21 to Ritzville - Paving - Complete November 2019

Needs & benefits

This project will restore 9.9 miles of the existing asphalt pavement by grinding and placing 0.15 foot depth of asphalt on the driving lanes and shoulders. The project will extend between the Lind and Ritzville interchanges.

Timeline

Construction began on April 15. All contract work was completed the week of June 10. Minor items remain.

Funding

Financial Data for PIN 609020I
Funding Source Amount ($ in thousands)

  • Pre-Existing Funds (PEF) - $8,036
  • Total - $8,036

SR 26 - Washtucna to LaCrosse - Airport Rd - Chip Seal - Complete 2019

Project news

This project was awarded to Central Washington Asphalt Inc.

Needs & benefits

These sections of the chip seal will rehabilitate existing bituminous pavement to preserve and maintain pavement structure. All sections will receive bituminous surface treatment, fog seal and rumble strips. Not all sections, but most will receive crack seal, pavement repair, prelevel, and guardrail. 

Timeline

The project was completed in September 2019.

Funding

Financial Data for PIN 602608N
Amount ($ in thousands)

US 395 - Bridge Pier - Redirectional Landform Mitigation - Completed September 2019

Project news

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will be working with contractors during the summer and fall of 2019 around the region to update and repair guardrail and other roadside safety items.

Needs & benefits

This project updates and repairs existing safety features currently in place along several routes in Eastern Washington. Guardrail will be raised and upgraded, redictional landforms around piers will be removed and replaced with a barrier. Guardrail end treatments will be upgraded to new crashworthy terminals.

I-90 - Bridge Pier - Redirectional Landform Mitigation - Complete September 2019

Project news

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will be working with contractors during the summer and fall of 2019 around the region to update and repair guardrail and other roadside safety items.

Needs & benefits

This project updates and repairs existing safety features currently in place along several routes in Eastern Washington. Guardrail will be raised and upgraded, redictional landforms around piers will be removed and replaced with a barrier. Guardrail end treatments will be upgraded to new crashworthy terminals.

Eastern Region CCTV Systems - New Installs - Complete June 2019

Project news

Project awarded to Power City Electric, Inc.

Needs & benefits

Two new CCTV system cameras were installed spring and summer. The first camera was installed at US 2 and North Access Rd. (Costco) intersection. The second camera was installed at US 395 and Wandermere Rd. intersection.

Timeline

Project was completed in mid-June.

Funding

  • PEF (Pre-Existing Funds) - $180,966
  • Total - $186,966

US 2 - Reardan to Espanola Rd - Paving - Complete June 2019

Project news

Awarded to Shamrock Paving Inc. on December 26, 2018, for $2,222,222.

Needs & benefits

This project will restore 7.6 miles of existing asphalt pavement by grinding and place 0.15 foot depth of asphalt on the driving lanes. The project will extend west of the City of Reardan and end at Espanola Rd.

Timeline

The project was substantially completed on June 12. All corrective items addressed and the project is now complete.

Funding

Financial Data for PIN600226N
Funding Source Amount ($ in thousands)

US 195 - SR 271 to Plaza RD - Paving - Completed July 2019

Project news

All paving was completed in July 2019.

Needs & benefits

The existing pavement surface for this 7.8 miles of US 195 reached the end of its service life. The project ground out the existing broken and rough surface, paving it back with a new hot mix asphalt which will maintain the serviceability of this route.

Timeline

Paving was completed July 26.

Funding

Financial Data for PIN 619506M
Funding Source Amount ($ in thousands)

US 195 - Smythe Rd to Paradise Rd - Decreasing Lanes Only - Paving - Complete May 2019

Project news

US 195 traffic will be impacted late spring 2019, to summer 2019 while the roadway surface is rehabilitated.  The work will take place approximately 10 miles south of the City of Spokane and have potential short term traffic delays for several weeks.

Needs & benefits

Northbound lanes of this divided section of highway are constructed of Portland Cement Concrete pavement, which remains in serviceable condition.

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