State Highway Road Construction 3/25 to 3/31

The following is a summary of road construction and maintenance scheduled on state highways around Mason County and adjoining areas from March 25, 2018 to March 31, 2018.

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Thurston Location: Milepost(s) 362.2 to 367
Description: Shoulder closures for mobile sweeping operation.
Work Schedule: 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 27

Tips for Driving Through Work Zones

  • Pay attention – Driver inattention is the number one cause of work zone accidents.
  • Leave room between you and the car ahead of you – Most work zone accidents involve someone
  •  running into the car ahead of them. Drive defensively – be aware of what is happening around you.
  • Merge before you reach the work zone.
  • Don’t use cell phones or adjust your radio while driving through the work zone.