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  TX & Construction

               Major Inland Northwest Construction Projects 
                                                     Valid Beginning the Week of: January 18, 2021

                               * The Regular Weekly Updates are now Suspended for the Season *





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West Plains & West Region



*    Finish work on the new SR 902 bridge is now in winter shut-down.  Due to delays related to the pandemic, the new bridge won't open now until early spring.  All other newer ramps and round-a-bouts are open  (ST)   



North Side & North Region


*    The work on Hamilton north of Trent has been wrapped up for the season.  The remaining intersection work at Indiana and North Foothills will resume in the spring (CY) 

*    A long term closure remains in place on Wellesley btwn Market and Freya as crews work to build a new interchange for the NSC freeway project. In addition, the following streets are now permanently closed...  Bridgeport, Cleveland and Fairview btwn Ralph & Market along with Grace, Marietta, and Jackson btwn Ralph & Greene  (ST 12/2022) 


Downtown Spokane & Surrounding Surface Streets  


*    There is an unusually high number of active utility projects ongoing around Spokane!  Be prepared for temporary lane closures at any given place and time through the winter months (CY - Avista, Quanta, CenturyLink etc.)

*    The long-term closure on the Post St Bridge continues.  All vehicle, bicycle, and pedestrian traffic will continue to be detoured around the bridge through June, 2022 (CY)


South Hill & South Region  


*    No Major Active Projects   


Valley and City of Spokane Valley  


*    Modification work on the Harvard Rd Bridge project over I-90 has been suspended until early spring.  When the project resumes, crews will be adding a NB lane on the bridge, and will also realign the WB I-90 ramps to create better traffic flow.  The reduced speed limit on I-90 near the project has also been lifted for the winter months (ST 2021)

*    A long term closure continues on Trent just east of Hamilton as crews rebuild the Trent Ave bridge.  This project will last through April, 2023 (ST)  


North Idaho  


*    NEW * Early work is now active on the new overpass project at US 95 and Garwood.  Access to and from US 95 at Garwood is now closed.  Drivers are detoured to the Hwy 53 interchange, which will continue through the duration of the project  (ITD 11/2021)

*    A major highway improvement project continues on Hwy 41 btwn Rathdrum and I-90, but much of the active work is still off the main roadway  (ITD)



(Key: ST=State Project * SC=Spkn County * CY=City of Spkn * SV= City of Spkn Valley * ITD= ID Dept of Trans)