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FARMERS LOOP ROAD RESURFACING and SIGNAL INTERCONNECT ROAD CONSTRUCTION through October
What You Need to Know
  • Unclaimed mailboxes will be removed by the contractor.
  • Construction crews are working along the full length of Farmers Loop Road from 8:00am to 10:00pm, please drive with caution when passing crews working on the road shoulder.
Traffic Impacts

The posted speed limit is reduced to 40 MPH. Drivers should expect reduced speeds, PILOT CAR and flagging operations, and deep excavations. No road closures are expected at this time but drivers should be alert to LANE RESTRICTIONS.

Project End Result

The Alaska Department of Transportation, in partnership with Exclusive Paving, is working to resurface Farmers Loop Road. During the 2018 construction season, Farmers Loop Road and the adjacent pedestrian path will be resurfaced from Ballaine Road to the Steese Highway. In addition, large cross culverts, upgraded lighting, new signs and mailboxes will be installed. Work completed during the 2017 construction season included resurfacing of Farmers Loop and the pedestrian path from Thomas Street to Ballaine Road and installation of new culverts and a fiber-optic signal interconnect system. This project is expected to be complete in October 2018.

Contractor Information

Exclusive Paving

DOT Number
907-456-1162

Special Accommodations Contact:

Those people who reside in construction zones and may require special accommodations should call the DOT Highway Construction Engineer at 907-269-0450 (TTY 907-269-0473).

Safety in all construction zones:

  • Traffic fines are double
  • Watch for changing driving surfaces
  • Watch for reduced speed limits
  • Be alert to and follow directions of flaggers
  • Drive with headlights on
  • Allow additional time when traveling
  • Watch for equipment and workers