State Highway Construction 7/14 to 7/20

The following is a summary of road construction and maintenance scheduled on state highways around Mason County and adjacent areas from July 14, 2019 to July 20, 2019.

Construction

US 101 – Coffee Creek – Remove Fish Barrier
Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic  County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 346.8
Description: Travelers who use the US 101 Shelton-Matlock interchange will notice orange signs and construction activities beginning Monday, July 15. Crews will begin efforts to remove fish barriers along Coffee Creek and rebuild two ramps at the US 101/Shelton-Matlock Road interchange. While the initial work will have little effect on travelers, drivers are encouraged to watch for trucks entering and exiting the construction zone.  As work progresses, the project later will require a temporary traffic shift on Shelton-Matlock Road west of US 101 near the interchange. This project also will rebuild the southbound US 101 ramps to and from the Shelton-Matlock Road. 
Work Schedule: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. each Monday through Thursday.

Maintenance

Highway: SR 3 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 19.2 to 20.2
Description: One-way alternating traffic as crews conduct tree trimming. 
Work Schedule: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each Monday through Thursday through Thursday, Aug. 1. 

Highway: SR 3 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 12
Description: One-way alternating traffic for guardrail repair. 
Work Schedule: 8:30 a.m. to noon Wednesday, July 17.

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 332.7 to 333.7
Description: One-way alternating traffic for utility work. 
Work Schedule:  8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, July 15.

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 347
Description: Shoulder closure in both directions for utility work. 
Work Schedule: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, July 15. 

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 347.5
Description: Shoulder closure in both directions for vegetation management. 
Work Schedule: 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, July 18.

Highway: SR 106 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 19 to 20 
Description: One-way alternating traffic for shoulder repair. 
Work Schedule: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday, and Tuesday, July 15-16.

Highway: SR 106 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 10 to 10.5 
Description: One-way alternating traffic for guardrail repair. 
Work Schedule: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 17.

Highway: SR 8 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 0 to 11.5
Description: Single lane closure for vegetation management. 
Work Schedule: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 17 through Thursday, July 18. 

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Jefferson Location: Milepost(s) 283 to 294
Description: Slow moving vehicle for vegetation management. Crews will pull over as needed to let traffic pass. 
Work Schedule: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, June 24 through Thursday, Aug. 1.   

SR 302 – E of Elgin Clifton Rd to SR 16 – Remove Fish Barriers, Paving and ADA Compliance
Highway: 302 Region: Olympic County: Pierce Location: Milepost(s) 10.8 to 16.9
Description: This project removes and replaces three fish barrier culverts under SR 302 with fish passable structures and repaves nearly 7 miles of highway along with ADA improvements for bicyclists and pedestrians.
Work Schedule: During construction, drivers should expect daytime lane and shoulder closures, extended weekend closures, extended on- and off-ramp closures and up to a full, week long closure of the Purdy Spit for deck repairs.  Project webpage.