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South Central Region
2809 Rudkin Road
Union Gap, WA 98903
(509) 577-1600

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South Central Region Construction Update and Travel Advisory

Dec 7 to 16, 2018
    




 

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


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I-82 Columbia River Bridge Eastbound Deck Replacement
Highway:
I-82 Region: South Central County: Benton Location: I-82 milepost 132
Contact: Alex Sanguino, WSDOT Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project description: This project removes the deck off the eastbound bridge across the Columbia River into Oregon. The work will also upgrade the electrical system and pavement markings across the bridge. Traffic will be detoured onto the westbound bridge during the majority of this multi-season project. Due to weather delays, work is scheduled to be complete in the summer of 2019.

Weekly work schedule:24 hours a day: The eastbound traffic is shifted across a detour onto the westbound Columbia River bridge into Oregon 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The speed limit is reduced to 40 mph through the detour. The westbound lanes are reduced to a single lane.



I-182 Queensgate Drive Interchange Improvements

Highway:
I-182 Region: South Central County: Benton Location: I-182, milepost 3
Contact: Alex Sanguino, WSDOT Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project description: This project replaces the existing traffic signal at the I-182 and Queensgate Drive Interchange with a roundabout and re-aligning and adding a second lane to the eastbound on- and off-ramps. This work is functional complete. There may be some isolated lane closures to finish off some inspection list items. 


Weekly work schedule: 
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.




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

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

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

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


 
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I-90 - Yakima River Bridges Deck Repair

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 complete fall 2020.

Weekly work schedule:

I-90 MP 102 Bridge Westbound Left lane Closures:

Wed. Dec.12: 5:30 am to 12 pm
Thur. Dec. 13: 5:30 am to 10 am
Fri. Dec. 14: 5:30 am to 11 am
Sat. Dec. 15: 5:30 am to 10 am

This work is weather dependent.



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





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

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US-730 - North of Oregon Border Rockfall Prevention
 
Highway:
US-730 Region: South Central County: Walla Walla Location: US-730, mileposts 0 to 1
Contact:
Alex Sanguino, WSDOT Project Engineer, 509-222-2403
Project description: This project improves safety along US-730 by installing slope fences. 

Weekly work schedule:
No significant traffic impacts anticipated this week.



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



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Maintenance/Utility Operations: 

Highway: I-82 Region: South Central County: Yakima Location: I-82 eastbound milepost 24 Fred Redmon Bridge 
Contact: Jason Goetz Maintenance Supervisor 509 577-1962

Weekly work schedule:

Monday Dec. 10 and Tuesday Dec. 11 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. there will be a right lane closure eastbound. This work is weather dependent. 

Wednesday Dec. 12 and Thursday Dec. 13 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. there will be a left lane closure eastbound. This work is weather dependent. 
 


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