State Highway Construction 10/6 to 10/12

The following is a summary of road construction and maintenance scheduled on state highways around Mason County and adjacent areas from October 6, 2019 to October 12, 2019.

US 101 – Coffee Creek – Remove Fish Barrier

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 346.8
Description: Crews are building a new alignment for Coffee Creek to remove fish barriers. As work progresses, the project 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: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. each weekdayBrief traffic stops and shoulder closures on Shelton-Matlock Road approaching US 101 interchange. No traffic effects for US 101.


Highway: SR 3 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 25.2
Description: One-way alternating traffic for utility work. 
Work Schedule: See below: 

8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each weekday through Tuesday, Oct. 8.
9 p.m. to 10 p.m.  Wednesday, Oct. 16 – Brief traffic stops for utility installation. 

Highway: US 101 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 334.5
Description: One-way alternating traffic for guardrail repair.
Work Schedule: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8. 

Highway: US 101  Region: Olympic  County: Mason  Location:  Milepost(s) 338.6 to 338.9
Description: One-way alternating routine bridge inspection.
Work Schedule: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 21-22. 

Highway: SR 108 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 6.2 to 4.5
Description: One-way alternating traffic for vegetation management. 
Work Schedule: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Oct. 7-10.

Highway: SR 108 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 11
Description: Total closure of SR 108 in Kamilche for railroad track upgrades. Signed detours will be provided. 
Work Schedule: 6 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, until 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16.

Highway: SR 119 Region: Olympic County: Mason Location: Milepost(s) 7 to 10.9
Description: Shoulder closure in both directions or one-way alternating traffic for utility work.
Work Schedule: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each weekday through Tuesday, Oct. 8. 

Highway: SR 3 Region: Olympic County: Kitsap Location: Milepost(s) 30 to 30.8
Description: Lane closure in both directions for utility work. 
Work Schedule: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, Oct. 7-11.

Highway: SR 3 Region: Olympic County: Kitsap Location: Milepost(s) 34
Description: Southbound single-lane closure for routine bridge inspection. 
Work Schedule: 7:30 a.m. to 11 am. Sunday, Oct. 13

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 outdated culverts under SR 302 with fish passable structures, repaves 8 miles of SR 302, and rebuilds sidewalks and ramps at the intersections of SR 302 and SR 302 (Spur) through SR 302 and 94th Avenue to comply with the Americans with Disability Act and improve access for all travelers. Drivers can expect up to three weekend closures of the SR 302 Purdy Spit for bridge deck repairs scheduled for summer 2020. The bridge deck work will take place day and night. A signed detour will be in place during construction. Paving and deck repairs will require warm, dry weather conditions. Paving operations will occur overnight, when traffic volumes are less.

Work Schedule: 

  • Weekdays, Oct. 7 – Oct. 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Project webpage.

Highway: SR 8 Region: Olympic County: Grays Harbor Location: Milepost(s) 1.8 – 2 
Description: Full closure of the Elma Safety Rest Area off eastbound SR 8 for routine vegetation management, facilities cleaning and preventative maintenance of the pumps. The nearest rest area is 30 miles east at Maytown along southbound I-5 in Thurston County. 
Work Schedule: 7 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9 through 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10.