South Central region construction and travel advisory

 Nov. 27 to Dec. 6, 2020

 

Asotin County

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Benton County

SR 224 MP 5 (east of Keene Rd.) - City of West Richland – Paradise Way intersection and Utility extension
Contact:
Drew Woodruff, City of West Richland (509) 967-5434
Project Description: This is a developer project within the City of West Richland. Work includes widening the highway and constructing a new at-grade intersection along SR 224 with right- and left-turn channelization, illumination, sidewalk, and new utility installations.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

SR 240/Duportail Rd Intersection Improvements
Project # MS 8220

Highway: SR 240 Region: South Central County: Benton Location: SR 240 MP 33.56 to MP 34.16
Contact: Alex Sanguino, Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project Description: This is the Duportail Bridge Phase 2 project that provides for reconstructing and widening of SR 240/ Duportail Street intersection at MP 33.86 to support the increased traffic associated with the Local Agency's Duportail/ Stevens Corridor improvement. Phase 2 work reconstructs the SR 240 / Duportail Street intersection from the south side of Riverstone Drive to the north side of Cottonwood and approximately 400 feet in both the east and west directions along SR 240. The project includes widening and improving the at-grade railroad crossing of the Port of Benton Railroad Track. It also includes adding acceleration and deceleration lanes along SR 240. Work taking place within the WSDOT right of way includes lowering the profile of SR 240 to match the Duportail Street Alignment. Major work items would include roadway grading, placing crushed surfacing, asphalt paving, cement concrete curb and gutter, cement concrete sidewalks, traffic signal system, illumination system, utility relocations, and storm drainage.
This project is scheduled to be completed by fall 2020

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Access to Duportail Rd to and from SR 240 is closed 24 hours a day, seven days a week for roadway construction improvements. Detours are in place. 

 

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Columbia County

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Franklin County

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Garfield County

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week. 

 

King County

I-90 MP 33 to 52 468th Ave SE to W Summit RD - Westbound Rehab Concrete 
Project # 9319

Highway:
I-90 Region: South Central County: King Location: I-90 milepost 33 to milepost 52
Contact: Scott Golbek, WSDOT Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Project description: This project is two seasons and will rehabilitate concrete panels and shoulders along this section of I-90. This project is to be completed sometime in late fall of 2020.

Bicycle detour is in affect for this project.  For westbound bicyclists the detour starts at Exit 54 (SR 906/Hyak Interchange) and ends at the 468th Ave. SE interchange just east of North Bend. Detour maps can be found on a post just after turning left at the end of the westbound Exit 54 ramp.

Current Week Traffic Advisory: I-90 milepost 33 to milepost 52 westbound:
This project has been shut down for winter and will resume work in the spring of 2021.

 

I-90 - 468th Ave SE to W Summit Rd Concrete, Deck & Culvert Rehab Eastbound 
Project # 9036


Highway: I-90 Region: South Central County: King Location: I- 90 milepost 34 to milepost 52
Contact: Scott Golbek, WSDOT Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Project description: This project repairs several sections of the eastbound lanes and repairs several bridge decks in the westbound lanes between North Bend and the summit of Snoqualmie Pass. This project is scheduled to be complete by fall of 2020. 

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
This project has been shut down for winter and will resume work in the spring of 2021. 

 

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Kittitas County

I-90 Easton Hill to West Easton I/C WB – Replace Bridge and Build Detour
Project #9558

Highway: I-90 Region: South Central County: Kittitas Location: I-90  milepost 64 to milepost 70
Contact: Scott Golbek, WSDOT PEO North Project Engineer, 509-577-1880
Project Description: This Contract provides for the improvement of I-90 from MP 64.48 to MP 70.36, in Kittitas County, by widening the westbound pavement for use as a future eastbound detour, building one pre-stressed girder bridge and one pre-stressed voided slab concrete girder bridge, rock slope blasting, pavement repair, traffic control.

Rock Blasting Closure Schedule:
There will be no more rock blasting closures this season.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
This project has been shut down for winter and will resume work in the spring of 2021. 

 

I-90 Bullfrog Rd Vic-Concrete Rehab, Bridge Deck Rehab and Painting
Project # 9385

Highway:
I-90 Region: South Central County: Kittitas Location: I-90 milepost 79 to milepost 82
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of I-90 by cleaning and painting the metal surfaces of the Cle Elum River Bridges, eastbound and westbound, heat straightening, steel repair, pier concrete spall repair, modifying expansion joints, scarifying concrete surfaces, further deck preparation, furnishing, placing, curing and texturing concrete overlay, also including non-bridge work by constructing and removing temporary roadway, constructing and removing temporary bridge replacing PCCP lanes and panels, cement concrete pavement grinding, weigh-in-motion replacement, guardrail installation, paving HMA shoulders, and roadway delineation. This project is due to be completed by summer, 2021.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:

I-90 eastbound MP 80 to MP 81, Single Lane Closure:
Traffic will be reduced to one lane during nighttime hours Monday night through Saturday morning. Minimal delays are anticipated.

 I-90 westbound MP 80 to MP 81, Single Lane Closure:Traffic will be reduced to one lane during nighttime hours Monday night through Saturday morning. Minimal delays are anticipated.

Exit 80 WB Ramp Closure:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week. 

I-90 westbound MP 80 to MP 81, Intermittent Rolling Slowdowns during daylight hours:
Monday through Friday.

 

I-90 - Yakima River Bridges Deck Repair
Project # 9214


Highway: I-90 Region: South Central County: Kittitas Location: I-90 milepost 86 and milepost 102
Contact: Jerry Wood, WSDOT Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project description: This project repairs the bridge decks in both directions near Cle Elum and Ellensburg. This project is scheduled to be completed in spring of 2021.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
This project has been shut down for winter and will resume work in the spring of 2021. 


Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Lewis County


Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Walla Walla County

US 12 Nine Mile Hill to Frenchtown
Project #9406

Highway: US 12 Region: South Central County: Walla Walla Location: milepost 316.7 to 338.4. 
Contact: Alex Sanguino, Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project Description: This project provides a new 4-lane facility from MP 316.7 to 338.4 on US 12.

Current Week Traffic Advisory

US 12 Both Directions of Traffic at MP 316.7 to MP 338.4
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

Yakima County

I-82 South Union Gap Interchange – Construct Ramps 
Project # 9247

Highway:
I-82 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: I-82 milepost 37 
Contact: 
Scott Golbek, Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Project Description:
This design build project will provide for the construction of a new eastbound off ramp, a new westbound on ramp and other work to complete the interchange of I-82 and US 97.
Construction Began: Spring 2019
Scheduled Completion: Fall 2020

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

 

Yakima County Deck Rehabilitation
Project # 9038

Highway: I-82 and US 97 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: I-82 milepost 41.53 and US 97 milepost 37.53
Contact: Jerry Wood, Project Engineer, 509-577-1859
Project Description: This project provides for the improvement of the Westbound bridge at MP 41.53 on I-82 and the bridge at MP 37.53 on US 97 by modifying expansion joints, scarifying concrete surface, performing further deck preparation, and furnishing, placing, finishing and curing modified concrete overlay. This project is scheduled to be completed fall of 2020.

Current Week Traffic Advisory:

I-82 WB MP 41.5 Traffic will be reduced to one lane.
No traffic impacts anticipated this week

US 97 MP 37 near the Yakima/Klickitat county line:
No traffic impacts anticipated this week.

 

US 97 – MP 61.28 to MP 71.47 & SR 223 – MP 0.36 to MP 0.64
Project # 9495

Highway: US 97 & SR 223 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: US 97 – milepost 61 to milepost 71 & SR 223 – milepost 0.36 to milepost 0.64 
Contact:
Scott Golbek, Project Engineer, 509-577-1810
Project Description:
This Contract provides for the improvement of US 97 from MP 61 to MP 62 at the intersection with SR 22, by installing “prepare to stop when flashing” beacons; US 97 from MP 66.35 to MP 66.64 at the intersection with Progressive Road and US 97 from MP 71.19 to MP 71.47 at the intersection with Lateral 1 Road, by installing “watch for entering traffic” beacons along US 97 and vehicle detectors on the intersecting road; SR 223 from MP 0.36 to MP 0.64 at the BNSF railroad crossing by installing advance warning bacons and guardrail and other work.
Construction Began: Winter 2020 Scheduled Completion: Fall  2020

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
Lateral 1 Rd – US 97 MP 71.19 to MP 71.47:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated.
Progressive Rd – US 97 MP 66.35 to MP 66.64:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated.
SR 22 – MP 4.01 to 4.02:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated.
SR 223 – MP 0.36 to MP 0.64:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated.

 

Maintenance/Utility Operations:
Highway:
 US 12 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: US 12 milepost 185 to milepost 166
Contact: Nick Zirkle , WSDOT Maintenance Supervisor 509-573-8395
Project Description: Landscape maintenance along the highway

Current Week Traffic Advisory:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.