Clallam, Jefferson & Grays Harbor construction and travel updates

 
Clallam County

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Construction

US 101 - Elwha River Bridge
Highway:
US 101 Region: Olympic County: Clallam Location: Milepost(s) 238.7 to 239.5
Contact: Chris Bruning, 360-565-0623
Description: WSDOT will replace the 1926, 388-foot concrete arch bridge after successfully serving the community for more than 90 years in Clallam County. The new bridge will be 40 feet wide and accommodate two 12-foot lanes and two-8 foot shoulders. Stay informed with bridge inspections or construction announcements.

  • For more information about upcoming construction and the status of the project, please visit elwhariverbridge.com or call WSDOT's toll free information hotline: 1-888-633-4005 (this phone does not accept messages).

Lake Crescent Highway Rehab Project
Highway:
US 101 Region: Olympic County: Clallam
Contact: Olympic National Park; Penny Wagner, 360-565-3005
Description: The National Park Service & Federal Highway Administration will rehabilitate 12 miles of Highway 101 around Lake Crescent and 4 miles of East Beach Road to address safety and long‐term maintenance issues.
Work schedule: Crews working for Olympic National Park are conducting erosion control, milling and paving.

No construction until March. From March 15-31, drivers can expect:

  • Half-hour closures during weekday work hours, with short delays after-hours to accommodate alternating single lane traffic.
  • Limited 4-hour closures (9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays only) and 6-hour overnight closures (10 p.m. - 4 a.m. Mondays through Wednesdays only) may be scheduled and will be announced in advance.

Maintenance

None scheduled. 

 

Grays Harbor County

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Construction

US 101 - Hoquiam River - Riverside Bridge - Bridge Painting 
Highway: SR 8 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 87.3
Contact: John Romero, 360-538-8500
Description: Crews will repaint the nearly 50-year-old, US 101 Hoquiam River Riverside Bridge to preserve and protect the structure for years to come. Bridge painting is more cost effective than replacement. Project page.
Work Schedule:  Expect day and night construction with single lane closures beginning summer 2019 through fall 2020. WSDOT will work to accommodate bicyclists and pedestrians. No impacts to boating traffic.

SR 107 - Chehalis River Bridge - Structural Rehabilitation and Bridge Painting 
Highway:
US 12 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s)6.9
Contact: John Romero, 360-538-8500
Description: This project replaces the timber on the south approach of the 58-year-old, SR 107 Chehalis River Bridge, while installing modern safety rails and painting the steel structure on the bridge. A rehabilitated bridge will reduced overall maintenance costs and preserve the bridge against corrosion. Project page. 
Work Schedule: During construction, the bridge will remain open to local traffic who will encounter one-way alternating traffic as well as occasional night and full weekend closures. All other traffic, including truck traffic, will detour around the bridge during construction.

  • Construction will begin summer 2019 and be complete by winter 2019. 

US 12/Clemons Road - Intersection Improvements
Highway: US 12 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 7.4 to 8
Contact: Rognlins Inc., 360-532-5220
Description: A private developer working for Waste Connections, Inc. transfer station in Montesano added a traffic signal to the intersection of US 12 and Clemons Road. Funding for design, construction, as well as WSDOT permitting and oversight was paid for by Waste Connections, Inc. Additional inquiries should be directed to Wes Gavett from Waste Connections, Inc. at 360-695-4858
Work Schedule: Work is now complete.

Mox Chehalis Road Bridge Replacement
Highway:
Mox Chehalis Road (south of SR 8 near McCleary) Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 7.8 to 7.9
Contact: Grays Harbor County Public Works, 360-249-4222
Description: Crews for Grays Harbor County have begun a project to replace the Mox Chehalis Road bridge just south of McCleary. Project information. All inquires should be directed to Grays Harbor County Public Works
 

Maintenance

Highway: SR 8 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 0 to 11.5
Contact: Brent Schiller, 360-538-8532
Description: Expect a series of rolling slowdowns and shoulder closures in both directions of SR 8 for tree removal.
Work Schedule: 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23.

Highway: SR 8 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 6.8 to 6.3
Contact: Brent Schiller, 360-538-8532
Description: Westbound right lane closure for guardrail repair. 
Work Schedule: 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24.

Highway: US 12 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 0.5
Contact: Tony Kilmer, 253-377-2897
Description: Series of late night closures of the US 12 Wishkah River Bridge in Aberdeen for steel beam repairs.  A signed detour will direct drivers to the US 12 Heron Street Bridge. 
Work Schedule: 10 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, Jan. 22-25 through 5 a.m. the following day. 

Highway: US 12 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) .06 to 3
Contact: Brent Schiller, 360-538-8532
Description: Left lane closure in both directions for drain clearing. 
Work Schedule: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, Jan. 22-24.

 

Jefferson County

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Construction

US 101 - Old Gardiner Rd to N of W Uncas Rd - Paving and Bridge Deck Repair
Highway: 
US 101 Region: Olympic County: Jefferson Location: Milepost(s) 275.8 to 283.9
Contact: Tina Werner, 360-704-3270
Description: Starting spring 2019, drivers can expect one-way alternating traffic as crews repave nearly 8 miles of US 101 from east of the Clallam-Jefferson County line to north of the US 101/SR 104 interchange. See more at the project web page

Maintenance

Highway: SR 20 Region: Olympic County: Jefferson Location: Milepost(s) 2.9 to 3.2
Contact: Steve Russell, 360-565-0680
Description: One-way alternating traffic for guardrail repair. 
Work Schedule: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23. 

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Jefferson Location: Milepost(s) 161 to 162
Contact: Steve Russell, 360-565-0680
Description: One-way alternating traffic for debris removal. Expect up to 15-minute delays. 
Work Schedule: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22. 

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Jefferson Location: Milepost(s) 165 to 164
Contact: Steve Russell, 360-565-0680
Description: One-way alternating traffic for debris removal. Expect up to 15-minute delays. 
Work Schedule: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24. 

Highway: SR 104 Region: Olympic County: Jefferson Location: Milepost(s) 10 to 10.4
Contact: Steve Russell, 360-565-0680
Description: One-way alternating traffic for guardrail repair. 
Work Schedule: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, Jan. 22-24. 

Highway: SR 104 Region: Olympic County: Jefferson Location: Milepost(s) 14.5
Contact: Duke Stryker, 360-874-3051
Description: Total night closure of the SR 104 Hood Canal Bridge to vehicular traffic for crew storm training. 
Work Schedule: 10 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24 to 1 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25. 

Highway: SR 116 Region: Olympic County: Jefferson Location: Milepost(s) 0.4
Contact: James Narramore, 360-570-6747
Description: Eastbound shoulder closure for utility work by Jefferson County PUD.
Work Schedule: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28.