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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.

I-90 - Geiger Interchange Improvements

Project news

The contract was awarded to Shamrock Paving Inc. on Dec. 10, 2020. During this phase, different alternatives will be considered and a preferred option will be selected based on the needs of the interchange identified in the analysis. Construction is funded in the "Connecting Washington" package. 

I-90 - Sprague Ave I/C to Argonne Rd I/C - Paving

Project news

The project will be completed in Spring 2021 to repair bridge expansion joints. The eastbound I-90 on-ramp from Freya St. has reopened after being closed during the project.

The contractor is Shamrock Paving, Inc.

US 2 - Colbert Rd to Westwood Rd - Paving - Complete October 2019

Project news

The project was awarded to Inland Asphalt Co. on February 25. 

Needs & benefits

This project is located on US 2 between MP 299.74 and 306.01 in Spokane County. This project involves bridge deck repair, hot mix asphalt, grinding and paving. It also includes the installation of guardrails and rumble strips. 

This project will rehabilitate the existing pavement to preserve the pavement structure while achieving the lowest life cycle for pavement service life.

Timeline

All work was completed October 2019.

US 2 - Division Wye to Farwell Rd - Paving - Complete October 2019

Project news

Located on US 2 (N. Newport Hwy) within the city of Spokane and Spokane County, this pavement rehabilitation project begins at the Division Wye and extends to Farwell Road. Grinding and paving almost two inches of hot mix asphalt is intended to preserve the pavement structure below and provide a newer, smoother ride.

The project extends through five signalized intersections:

US 2 - Hayford Road to Deer Heights Road - Median Channelization - Complete June 2019

Project news

The project was awarded to Cameron-Reilly, LLC on March 15. The center two-way, left-turn lane in the vicinity of the project will be closed for the duration of the project. 

Needs & benefits

Revises the channelization and illumination near Hazelwood Road in Airway Heights.

Timeline

Work began April 15 and has been completed. No further work is scheduled.

Funding

Financial Data for PIN 69960I

  • Pre-Existing Funds (PEF) - $329,706
  • Total - $329,706

US 195 - Thorpe Rd Intersection Improvements - Completed October 2019

Project news

Construction at Thorpe Road for intersection improvements are complete. 

Needs & benefits

This project is located on US 195 between MP 94.44 and 95.44 in Spokane County. The project involved hot mix asphalt paving, illumination, and guardrail improvements. This project constructed a new feature for our area called "J-Turns".

I-90 - US 2 Garden Springs to Broadway Ave - Ramp Meters

Project news

The contract was awarded to Northeast Electric LLC on January 16. Construction began May 12.

During construction, each ramp will temporarily close for a period of three days up to one week. Only one ramp will be closed at a time for the construction of the ramp meter.

US 395 - North Spokane Corridor - BNSF 2nd Railroad Realignment

Project news

This is the second project in the realignment of the BNSF railroad tracks. The first realignment was completed late fall of 2015. The project was awarded to Halme Construction on August 12.

Needs & benefits

This project will realign the BNSF railroad tracks in north Spokane for the future US 395 highway. This project includes constructing two railroad structures, retaining walls, roadway excavation and embankment, paving with hot mix asphalt, placing curbing and sidewalk.

Timeline

Construction began on September 30, 2019.

WSDOT to present options designed to improve safety at US 2 Colbert Road intersection north of Spokane

The community is invited to a Jan. 16 public meeting to discuss safety improvement options at the intersection of US 2 near Colbert Road, located 14 miles north of Spokane. Washington State Department of Transportation area leadership, project managers and engineers will present these preliminary designs and answer questions.

Public meeting helps community and WSDOT connect on US 2/Colbert Road issues north of Spokane

The community is invited to a Jan. 16 meeting where representatives from the Washington State Department of Transportation will listen to concerns and share information about the intersection of US 2 near Colbert Road, located 14 miles north of Spokane.

US 195 - Ramp Meter

Project news

Traffic is moving more smoothly west of Spokane with the help of a new ramp meter to manage the flow of vehicles merging onto eastbound I-90 from US 195. The new ramp meter became  operational April 9. Drivers can anticipate slight delays as the ramp meter regulates traffic flow onto eastbound I-90. Hours of operation are weekdays 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. and during the evening 2 p.m. until 6 p.m.

SR 25 - Spokane River Bridge - Embankment Repair - Complete October 2018

Project news

Awarded to N.A. Degerstrom, Inc. of Spokane Valley, WA with a construction bid of $1,426,551.

Needs & Benefits

Repair erosion damage and re-establish the slope adjacent to the bridge.

Timeline

All project work was physically complete on Oct. 2, 2018.

Funding

Connecting Washington/Federal STP/State MVA = $2,036,871

US 195 - Colfax to Spangle - Add Passing Lanes - Phase 2 - Complete October 2018

Project news

Work is planned to begin in April, 2018.  

NA Degerstrom, Inc. of Spokane is the prime contractor with a construction bid of $4,073,200.

US 395 - NSC - Columbia to Freya - New Segment

Project news

Contract work has been completed with punchlist items remaining.

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