Kitsap & Mason County construction and travel updates


Kitsap County

 

Highway: SR 104 Region: Olympic County: Kitsap Location: Milepost(s) 13.5 to 15.5
Contact: Duke Stryker, 360-874-3050
Description: Travelers who use the SR 104 Hood Canal Bridge will need to plan ahead for possible delays. During nighttime hours of Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 11-12, crews will close the bridge to all vehicle traffic to make repairs to the bridge.
Work Schedule: See below:

Wednesday, Dec. 11, to early morning hours of Thursday, Dec. 12

  • 10  to 11 p.m. Wednesday
  • 11:30 p.m. Wednesday to 12:30 a.m. Thursday
  • 1 to 2 a.m. Thursday

Thursday, Dec. 12, to the early morning hours of Friday, Dec. 13

  • 10 to 11 p.m. Thursday
  • 11:30 p.m. Thursday to 12:30 a.m. Friday
  • 1 to 2 a.m. Friday

During those work hours, crews will open the bridge to traffic for 30 minutes to ease congestion.

Highway: SR 160 Region: Olympic County: Kitsap Location: Milepost(s) 2.2 to 2.4
Contact: Tony Kilmer, 360-357-2600
Description: One-way alternating traffic for geotechnical evaluation in advance of fish barrier removal project. 
Work Schedule: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13.

Highway: SR 166 Region: Olympic County: Kitsap Location: Milepost(s) 3 to 3.5
Contact: Doug Adamson, 360-357-2716
Description: Travelers will have shifted lanes as crews permanently close the crosswalk at the intersection of Bay Street (SR 166) and Rockwell Avenue to pedestrians and bicyclists. The crosswalk closure is due to limited sight distance. Pedestrians and bicyclists can use the nearest alternative crosswalk.
Work Schedule: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11.

Highway: SR 303 Region: Olympic County: Kitsap Location: Milepost(s) 8.2 to 7.5
Contact: Duke Stryker, 360-874-3050
Description: Southbound single-lane closure for guardrail repair. 
Work Schedule: 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19.

Highway: SR 305 Region: Olympic County: Kitsap Location: Milepost(s) 6.8
Contact: Michele Britton, 360-874-3000
Description: Crews will begin the process to suspend the project due to seasonal weather changes. Work will resume early 2020 when consistently warm and dry weather returns. 
Work Schedule: See below: 

  • Between 10 p.m. each night until 5 a.m. the following day expect one-way alternating traffic.

Speed limit restored, both sidewalks open 
The speed limit has returned to 45 mph. The temporary speed reduction to 35 mph will resume early 2020. Crews have also reopened both sidewalks. One sidewalk had been closed to accommodate equipment needed for the bridge painting project. 

Oversized/overweight vehicles
Temporary commercial vehicle restrictions for oversize/overweight vehicles have been removed and have reverted to standard restrictions for this bridge. 

Highway: SR 307 and SR 104 Region: Olympic County: Kitsap Location: Milepost(s) 4.8 to 5.1
Contact: Dave Evans, 360-570-6746
Description: Southbound SR 307 shoulder closures and occasional one-way alternating traffic with flaggers for utility work.
Work Schedule: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17.

 


Mason County

 

Construction
US 101 - Coffee Creek - Remove Fish Barrier

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 346.8
Contact: Doug Adamson, 360-357-2716
Description: Due to a revised contractor schedule, the new southbound US 101 exit to Shelton Matlock Road may not open until early January. WSDOT will provide advance notification when the opening of the new exit is scheduled. The new exit is roughly 1500 feet before the existing exit. After the new ramp opens, crews will shift Shelton-Matlock Road traffic onto a temporary two-lane bypass road. This allows travelers to bypass construction around-the-clock while crews build a new stream channel under the Shelton-Matlock Road.
Work Schedule: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. each weekdayBrief traffic stops and shoulder closures on Shelton-Matlock Road approaching US 101 interchange. No traffic affects for US 101.

Maintenance

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 327.5 to 330.6
Contact: Chris Ehresmann, 360-570-6749 
Description: One-way alternating traffic for Mason County PUD #1 tree trimming. 
Work Schedule: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each weekday through Thursday, Dec. 12.

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 335.9 to 337.2
Contact: Chris Ehresmann, 360-570-6749 
Description: One-way alternating traffic for utility crews trimming trees. 
Work Schedule: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each weekday through Monday, Dec. 16.

Highway: SR 106 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 2.2 to 3.8
Contact: Chris Ehresmann, 360-570-6749 
Description: One-way alternating traffic for Mason County PUD #1 vegetation management. 
Work Schedule: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each weekday through Friday, Dec. 20.

Highway: SR 108 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 4.9 to 9.7
Contact: Chris Ehresmann, 360-570-6749 
Description: One-way alternating traffic for Mason County PUD #3 power pole replacement. 
Work Schedule: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each weekday through Thursday, Feb 28. No work Dec. 24-25, Dec 31-Jan. 1, or Feb. 17.