State Highway Road Construction 2/18 to 2/24

The following is a summary of road construction and maintenance scheduled on state highways around Mason County and adjoining areas from February 18, 2018 to February 24, 2018.


Highway: SR 8 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 0 to 20.67
Description: Cable barrier inspections.
Work Schedule: 6:30 p.m. each night Friday, Feb. 9 through Sunday, Feb. 25, until 3:30 a.m. each following day.

Highway: SR 8 Region: Olympic County: Thurston Location: Milepost(s) 20.5 to 0
Description: Shoulder sweeping in both directions. Drivers will see a mobile right lane closure.
Work Schedule: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb 21.


SR 8 – Middle and East Forks Wildcat Creek – Remove Fish Barriers
Highway: SR 8 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 4.3 to 7.5
Description: The eastbound lanes have been reconfigured to accommodate both directions of traffic. Traffic will remain in this configuration through spring of 2019.  The changes allow crews to remove barriers to fish by constructing bridges across the Middle and East Forks of Wildcat Creek.
Project web page
Work schedule: Around-the-clock traffic switch.