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Martha Lou Wheatley-Billeter, MPA
Public Works Information and Outreach Manager
Office: 509-477-7195
[email protected]

Traffic Restrictions and Delays

Sept. 28-Oct. 5, 2018

  
SPOKANE COUNTY, September 28, 2018 – Road construction and maintenance projects that may restrict traffic and/or cause delays..


CONSTRUCTION

2018 Pavement Removal & Replacement
Removing existing pavement, & replacing the pavement and other work as needed (Regal Phase 1, Whitworth Phase 2, Liberty Phase 3)
Spokane County Public Works: Construction: (509) 477-3600

Whitworth Dr : from US-395 to Hawthorne Rd
Lane Restrictions (Both Directions, All Lanes): ROAD CLOSED 9/28 (Friday) Be prepared to Stop, flaggers may be present
09/12/2018 - 10/31/2018

Regal Rd : from 57th Av to 57th Av
Delay (Both Directions, All Lanes): Watch for Flaggers, be prepared to stop.
09/12/2018 - 09/21/2018

Whitworth Dr : from Hawthorne Rd to Wall St
Delay (Both Directions, All Lanes): Please watch for Flaggers, be prepared to stop.
09/24/2018 - 09/28/2018

Liberty Dr : from Melkapsi St to Tum Tum Dr
Delay (Both Directions, All Lanes): Be prepared to Stop. Flaggers may be present.
10/01/2018 - 10/08/2018

Argonne Road
Applying High Friction Surfacing. 1 Lane with flaggers. Be prepared to STOP.
Spokane County Public Works: Construction: (509) 477-3600

Argonne Rd : from Stoneman Rd to Bigelow Gulch Rd
Lane Closed (Both Directions, All Lanes): Argonne Road- 1 Lane with flagging. Be prepared to Stop. Will be delay's.
07/09/2018 6:00AM - 10/08/2018 6:00PM

Bigelow Gulch 5A
Improvement of the Bigelow Gulch Corridor connecting Forker Road to Progress Road via a new alignment north of the existing intersection (Forker & Progress)
Spokane County Public Works: Construction: (509) 477-3600

Progress Rd : from Forker Rd to Spokane Valley City Limits
No Truck Traffic (Both Directions, All Lanes): Construction beginning on the next Phase of Bigelow Gulch. Work will be adjacent to Forker and Progress Road. Look for trucks entering roadway
05/29/2018 - 12/31/2018

Forker Rd : from Jacobs Rd to Progress Rd
No Truck Traffic (Both Directions, All Lanes): Road is open. Work will start adjacent to Forker, allow extra time, expect delays. Watch for Flaggers. Be prepared to stop.
05/29/2018 - 12/31/2018

Bigelow Gulch/Forker Intersection
Impacts to Bigelow Gulch from Palmer to Forker due to construction activities for the reconstruction of the intersection.
Spokane County Public Works: Construction: (509) 477-3600

Bigelow Gulch Rd : from Palmer Rd to Weile Av
Delay (Both Directions, All Lanes): TRUCKS ENTERING ROADWAY-Temporary Signal, be prepared to stop between the hours of 6am to 5pm Monday through Friday. Signal will flash yellow after hours.
02/12/2018 - 09/13/2018

Bigelow Gulch Rd : from Forker Rd to Forker Rd
Flaggers May Be Present (Both Directions, All Lanes): Drivers are now on the temporary alignment. Speed limit is 25mph from Evergreen to Progress, slow down, use caution and watch for workers adjacent to roadway. TRUCKS ENTERING ROADWAY-Please use caution and watch for trucks.
02/12/2018 - 10/31/2018

Monroe Road Bridge
Remove and Replace Bridge Over Dragoon Creek
Spokane County Public Works: Construction: (509) 477-3600

Monroe Rd : from Bridge #2803 Over Dragoon Creek to Bridge #2803 Over Dragoon Creek - Road Closed
05/14/2018 - 10/31/2018

Palouse Highway Sidewalk Project
Improvement of the Palouse Hwy and Sidewalks to include excavation, storm sewer, sidewalk, curb ramps and plantings.
Spokane County Public Works: Construction: (509) 477-3600

Palouse Hy : from 57th Av to 61st Av
Lane Restrictions (Both Directions, All Lanes): Please watch for Flaggers, there will be delays.
08/14/2018 - 11/30/2018

Palouse Hy : from 55th Av to 57th Av
Lane Restrictions (Both Directions, All Lanes): Please watch for flaggers, there will be delays
08/14/2018 - 11/30/2018

PROGRESS
ROAD CLOSED. NO THROUGH TRAFFIC. School will have access and local homeowners will have access.
Spokane County Public Works: Construction: (509) 477-3600

Progress Rd : from Wellesley Av to Spokane Valley City Limits
Road Closed: ROAD CLOSED. NO THROUGH TRAFFIC
10/01/2018 - 10/05/2018

Progress Rd : from Forker Rd to Spokane Valley City Limits
Road Closed: ROAD CLOSED. No through traffic
10/01/2018 - 10/05/2018

UPRR Crossing maintenance
Closure for Crossing maintenance.
UPRR:

Arden Rd : from UPRR Crossing #55032 to UPRR Crossing #55032
Road Closed: Road closed for Rail maintenance.
10/01/2018 7:00AM - 10/02/2018 9:00PM

UPRR Crossing Maintenance
Closure for Crossing Maintenance
UPRR:

Garry Rd : from UPRR Crossing #55034 to UPRR Crossing #55034
Road Closed: Road closed for rail crossing maintenance.
10/03/2018 7:00AM - 10/04/2018 9:00PM

PRIVATE CONTRACTOR WORK BY PERMIT
CLOSE S/B LANE ON MILL RD TO REPLACE PADMOUNT TRANSFORMER
DURING THE WEEK OF 10/1/18 CLOSE S/B LANE ON MILL RD TO REPLACE PADMOUNT TRANSFORMER AT THE SW CORNER AT THE INTERSECTION OF N MILL RD AND N FAIRWOOD LN

Mill Rd : from Fairwood Ln to Fairwood Ln
Lane Closed (Southbound, Right Lane): DURING THE WEEK OF 10/1/18 CLOSE S/B LANE ON MILL RD TO REPLACE PADMOUNT TRANSFORMER AT THE SW CORNER AT THE INTERSECTION OF N MILL RD AND N FAIRWOOD LN
10/01/2018 - 10/05/2018

INSTALL COUNTY SEWER - LITTLE SPOKANE DRIVE SEWER EXTENSION & INVERTED SIPHON
INSTALL COUNTY SEWER IN LITTLE SPOKANE DRIVE FROM LITTLE SPOKANE LANE TO SHADY SLOPE RD - LITTLE SPOKANE DR WILL BE CLOSED WITHIN THE PROJECT LIMITS UNTIL THE END OF NOVEMBER 2018,
HALME CONSTRUCTION:
 
Little Spokane Drive: from Little Spokane Lane to Shady Slope Road
Road Closed: STARTING 10/1/18 THROUGH 11/30/18 TO INSTALL COUNTY SEWER IN LITTLE SPOKANE DRIVE FROM LITTLE SPOKANE LANE TO SHADY SLOPE RD - LITTLE SPOKANE DR WILL BE CLOSED AT SHADY SLOPE RD UNTIL THE END OF NOVEMBER 2018
10/01/2018 - 11/30/2018
 
Shady Slope Road: for sewer crossing at Little Spokane Drive
Road Closed: STARTING 10/30/18 THROUGH 11/30/18 TO INSTALL COUNTY SEWER FROM LITTLE SPOKANE DRIVE ACROSS SHADY SLOPE RD NEAR THE LITTLE SPOKANE DRIVE Y
10/30/2018 - 11/30/2018
 
LITTLE SPOKANE DRIVE REGIONAL DETOURS
Sewer work
Spokane County Environmental Services: (509) 477-3604

Little Spokane Drive detours will be in place utilizing Wandermere/Hatch, Midway and Shady Slope. Local Access Only in Little Spokane Drive.
10/01/2018 - 11/30/2018
 
PROJECT ROSE UTILITY EXTENSION
CLOSE GEIGER BLVD TO INSTALL CITY SEWER & WATER TO PROJECT ROSE SITE ON GEIGER BLVD FROM HAYFORD RD TO THOMAS MALLEN RD 10/1/18 - 10/15/18
PEIRSOL CONSTRUCTION:

Geiger Bv : from Hayford Rd to Thomas Mallen Rd
Road Closed: CLOSE GEIGER BLVD TO INSTALL CITY SEWER & WATER TO PROJECT ROSE SITE ON GEIGER BLVD FROM HAYFORD RD TO THOMAS MALLEN RD 8/20/18 - 9/12/18 (3.5 weeks)
10/01/2018 - 10/15/2018

CITIZEN EVENT BY PERMIT

NEW HOPE 5K FUND RUN
A 5k run or walk that benefits the New Hope Resource Center. No registration - just come, donate, and support New Hope. Their mission is to serve basic human needs in North Spokane County including the communities of Riverside, Elk, Chattaroy, Colbert.
http://shine1049.org/event/new-hope-fund-run-walk

Colbert Rd : from US-2 (Newport Hy) to Hilltop Rd
Flaggers May Be Present (Both Directions, All Lanes): RUNNERS & WALKERS ON THE ROADS - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2018 - BEGINNING AT COLBERT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - WEST ON COLBERT RD TO SADDLE HILL RD THEN WEST ON PINE NEEDLE THEN NORTH ON HILLTOP RD THEN EAST ON COLBERT RD AND RETURN TO CHURCH @ 4211 E COLBERT RD
10/06/2018 - 10/07/2018

Saddle Hill Rd : from Colbert Rd to Pine Needle Av
Flaggers May Be Present (Both Directions, All Lanes): RUNNERS & WALKERS ON THE ROADS - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2018 - BEGINNING AT COLBERT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - WEST ON COLBERT RD TO SADDLE HILL RD THEN WEST ON PINE NEEDLE THEN NORTH ON HILLTOP RD THEN EAST ON COLBERT RD AND RETURN TO CHURCH @ 4211 E COLBERT RD
10/06/2018 - 10/07/2018

Pine Needle Av : from Golden Dr to Saddle Hill Rd
Flaggers May Be Present (Both Directions, All Lanes): RUNNERS & WALKERS ON THE ROADS - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2018 - BEGINNING AT COLBERT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - WEST ON COLBERT RD TO SADDLE HILL RD THEN WEST ON PINE NEEDLE THEN NORTH ON HILLTOP RD THEN EAST ON COLBERT RD AND RETURN TO CHURCH @ 4211 E COLBERT RD
10/06/2018 - 10/07/2018

Hilltop Rd : from Colbert Rd to Golden Dr
Flaggers May Be Present (Both Directions, All Lanes): RUNNERS & WALKERS ON THE ROADS - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2018 - BEGINNING AT COLBERT PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH - WEST ON COLBERT RD TO SADDLE HILL RD THEN WEST ON PINE NEEDLE THEN NORTH ON HILLTOP RD THEN EAST ON COLBERT RD AND RETURN TO CHURCH @ 4211 E COLBERT RD
10/06/2018 - 10/07/2018

Ormond Rd Block Party
Close a portion of Ormond Rd south of Wellesley Av for a block party & live band on September 29, 2018 from 2PM-10PM
Margit Walker:

Ormond Rd : from Wellesley Av to South End To Wellesley Av
Road Closed: Close a portion of Ormond Rd south of Wellesley Av for a block party & live band on September 29, 2018 from 2PM-10PM
09/29/2018 - 09/29/2018

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

Asphalt Patch
Repairing potholes County-wide, this dependent on weather conditions.
Spokane County Public Works-Maintenance: (509) 477-3600

Culvert/Drywell cleanout
Crews will be cleaning culverts & drywells as part of Stormwater maintenance
Spokane County Public Works: Maintenance: (509) 477-3600

Grading
Grading operations are dependent upon weather, If we get sufficient rain graders will doing roadways. Spokane County Public Works-Maintenance: (509) 477-3600

Spot paving
Crews will be paving road sections along Cheney-Spokane
Spokane County Public Works: Maintenance: (509) 477-3600

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