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Posted on: September 18, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Road construction and maintenance update for September 18-25, 2020.

SPOKANE COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS 

ROAD CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE 

SEPTEMBER 18 to 25, 2020 

http://www.spokanecounty.org/3828/Weekly-Travel-Impacts-Map 

ROAD CONSTRUCTION

Bigelow Gulch Phase 5
Progress Road reopens on Monday, September 21, 2020! 

Progress Rd: from Forker Rd to Forker Rd 

Flaggers May Be Present (Both Directions, All Lanes): Road open to traffic.


Geiger Blvd – Soda to Grove Rd

Geiger Blvd. is closed from Soda to Electric – however local businesses remain open. Crews are removing the existing roadway. The project includes new drywells, asphalt, signing and pavement markings. Completed: 11/30/2020.

Geiger Bv: from Soda Rd to Spokane City Limits (Electric Ave)

Motorists should use an alternate route. Electric Avenue is open. Thomas Mallon is open. Please slow down and use extreme caution when travelling inside the work zone.


North Kentuck Trail
Crew is repairing bridge scour damage. Completed: 10/30/2020.

North Kentuck Trails Rd : from West Bradshaw Rd to Keevy Rd
Motorists should expect delays in both directions and all lanes. Watch for flaggers north of Bradshaw Road.


PRIVATE CONTRACTOR WORK BY PERMIT

Aerial Cable Installation – Marguerite Rd
Work is being done by Quanta Telecom (713-629-7600) on the east side of Marguerite Rd from Upriver Dr to Maringo Dr and then 138-feet and another 603-feet on the north side of Maringo Dr from Marguerite Rd to Argonne Rd. Completed: 10/6/2020.

Marguerite Rd: from Upriver Dr. to Maringo Dr.
There will be lane restrictions on the northbound/shoulder. Motorists should slow down in the work zone.

Maringo Dr: from Marguerite Rd. to Argonne Rd.
There will be lane restrictions on the westbound/shoulder. Motorists should slow down in the work zone.


Aerial Cable Installation – Carolina Nodes 7 & 8
Work is being done by Quanta Telecom (713-629-7600) from an existing FSL on the northeast corner of Holland Ave and Wall St. Crew will install a new splice case and overlash. Completed 9/25/2020.

Wall St: from Holland Ave. to Whitworth Dr.
The northbound lane (Right Lane) will be closed. Motorists should slow down in the work zone.

Waikiki Rd: from Whitworth Dr. to Bowling Ave.
The northbound lane (Right Lane) will be closed. Motorists should slow down in the work zone.

Waikiki Rd: from College Rd. to Whitworth Dr.
The southbound lane (Left Lane) will be closed. Motorists should slow down in the work zone.


Aerial Cable Installation – Carolina Node 9
Work is being done by Quanta Telecom (713-629-7600) from an existing slack loop on the east side of Ivanhoe Rd. corner of Holland Ave and Wall St. Crew will install a new splice case and overlash. Completed 9/25/2020.

Whitworth Dr: from Juliann Dr. to Juliann Dr.
The eastbound lane (Right Lane & Center) will be closed. Motorists should slow down in the work zone.

Ivanhoe St: from Whitworth Dr. to Whitworth Dr.
The northbound lane (Right Lane & Center) will be closed. Motorists should slow down in the work zone.


Bore and Place Power Supply
Comcast is using Sefnco Communications (509-532-8308) to bore approximately 2,380-feet of two-inch conduit on the east side of Northwood Dr from Woodland Park Dr going south to Columbia Dr to set the power supply. Completed: 9/30/2020.

Northwood Dr: from Columbia Dr to Woodland Park Dr
There are lane restrictions in both directions/shoulders. No parking along Northwood and Columbia Dr. Motorists should slow down when traveling through the work zone.


Bore and Place 2” Conduit
Comcast is using Sefnco Communications (509-532-8308) to bore approximately 2,374-feet of two-inch conduit on the west side of Wandermere to the east side going north to Elto Rd., then north on Gleneden St to Eastview St. Completed: 10/16/2020.

Wandermere Rd: from Elto Ave. to Elto Ave.
There are lane restrictions in both directions/shoulders. Motorists should slow down when traveling through the work zone.

Elto Ave: from Wandermere Rd. to Gleneden St.
There are lane restrictions in both directions/shoulders. Motorists should slow down when traveling through the work zone.

Gleneden St: from Elto Ave. to Eastview St.
There are lane restrictions northbound/shoulders. No parking on both sides of the road. Motorists should slow down when traveling through the work zone.


Install Overlash Fiber

Comcast is using Sefnco Communications (509-532-8308) to install an overlash fiber and route underground in the existing conduit. The project starts at the northwest corner of 57th going south across 57th and along the west side of Regal. Completed: 9/30/2020.

57th Av: from Regal Rd to Regal Rd
Motorists should slow down and watch for flaggers in both directions – especially at the intersection of 57th and Regal and on Regal south of 57th.

 

Liberty Lake Eastside Water Improvements
Halme Construction (509-725-4200) is replacing the water line on Neyland. Completed: 9/30/2020.

Neyland Rd: from Lakeside Rd to Gage St
Road closed for water line replacement.

 

Pole Replacement
Avista (509-725-4200) is replacing a pole at 5808 S. Regal Rd. Completed: 9/25/2020.

Regal Rd: from 57th Ave to 57th Ave.
Southbound lane will be Closed (Left lane & Center). Motorists should slow down in the work zone.

 

Street Widening and Improvements
MJM Grand Excavation (509-244-4733) is working on street widening and other improvements on the east side of Assembly, approximately 10-feet south of Deska Dr. to a point 895-feet of Deska Dr (Only the north portion is located in Spokane County. The south portion is located in the City of Spokane.). Completed: 9/30/2020.

Assembly Rd: from Deska Dr to Spokane City Limits.
Road Closure. Northbound traffic will be detoured, southbound traffic will be unrestricted. Motorists should slow down in the work zone.


Underground Cable Installation
Work is being done by Quanta Telecom (713-629-7600) on the west side of Freya from 55th to 57th Avenue. Completed 9/30/2020.

Freya Street: from 55th to 57th Avenue
There will be lane restrictions in both directions with flaggers on Freya. Motorists should slow down in the work zone.


ROAD MAINTENANCE (Road maintenance projects are subject to change due to weather conditions and other road maintenance priorities) 

 

Asphalt overlay in the town Fairfield on Main Street
Crews are laying fresh asphalt in the town of Fairfield on Main Street, east of Hwy 27. Completed: 9/25/2020.

Town of Fairfield: Main Street east of Hwy. 27.
There will be delays in both directions. Motorists should slow down and watch for flaggers.


Culvert installation at Argonne Lane at Argonne Rd Intersection
Crews are installing a culvert across Argonne Lane, which is closed at the intersection to Argonne Rd – and Argonne Rd will be reduced to one lane for south-bound traffic. Completed: 9/24/2020.

Argonne Ln: at Argonne Rd intersection
Argonne Ln is closed in both directions at the intersection with Argonne Rd.

 

Culvert installation at the intersection of Columbia Dr at Vista Park Dr.
Crews are installing a culvert at the intersection of Columbia Dr at Vista Park Dr. There will be lane closures and flaggers. Completed: 9/25/2020.

Columbia Dr: from Vista Park Dr to Vista Park Dr.
Motorists should expect lane restrictions in both directions and all lanes. Please slow down and watch for flaggers.


Euclid Rd Bridge Closure
Euclid Rd Bridge is closed and a detour is in place. Replacing the bridge is the responsibility of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad.

Euclid Rd: from Bridge #1508 Over BNSF to Lyons Rd
Road Closed – Euclid Rd Bridge Closure

 

Shoulder maintenance along Day-Mt. Spokane Rd from Harvest House to Sands Rd.
Shoulder maintenance along Day-Mt. Spokane Rd from Harvest House to Sands Rd. Completed: 9/25/2020.

Day-Mt. Spokane Rd: from Sands Rd to Green Bluff Rd.
Motorists should expect lane restrictions in both directions and all lanes. Please slow down and watch for flaggers.


Shoulder maintenance along Eloika Lake Rd from Hwy 2 to Division Rd.
Shoulder maintenance along Eloika Lake Rd from Hwy. 2 to Division Rd. Completed: 9/25/2020.

Eloika Lake Rd: from Division Rd to US-2 (Newport Hwy.)
Motorists should expect lane restrictions in both directions and all lanes. Please slow down and watch for flaggers.


Shoulder maintenance along Martin Rd from Mullinix Rd to Lincoln County Line.
Shoulder maintenance along Martin Rd from Mullinix Rd to the Lincoln County Line. Completed: 9/25/2020.

Martin Rd: from Lincoln County Line to Mullinix Rd.
Motorists should expect lane restrictions in both directions and all lanes. Please slow down and watch for flaggers.

 

Shoulder maintenance along Monroe Rd from Austin Rd to Hazard Rd.
Shoulder maintenance along Monroe Rd from Austin Rd to Hazard Rd. Completed: 9/25/2020.

Monroe Rd: from Austin Rd to Hazard Rd.
Motorists should expect lane restrictions in both directions and all lanes. Please slow down and watch for flaggers.


Shoulder maintenance along Mullinix Rd from Hwy. 904 to Martin Rd.
Shoulder maintenance along Mullinix Rd from UPRR Crossing #31222 (Cheney City Limits) to Martin Rd. Completed: 9/25/2020.

Mullinix Rd: from UPRR Crossing (Cheney City Limits) to Martin Rd.
Motorists should expect lane restrictions in both directions and all lanes. Please slow down and watch for flaggers.


West Bradshaw Road Closure
West Bradshaw Road is closed between North Kentuck Trails Rd and Darknell Rd, due to numerous downed trees blocking the road. Completed: 10/15/2020.

West Bradshaw Rd: from North Kentuck Trails Rd to Darknell Rd
Road Closed – Crews are clearing debris.


Throughout Spokane County, crews are repairing potholes, sweeping, and applying broadleaf herbicide in the right-of-ways. 


The mission of Spokane County Public Works is to provide our citizens and the traveling public with safe and maintained roads, bridges and stormwater facilities through efficient and quality Operations, Construction, Engineering and Planning services.





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