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Gillam Way is CLOSED to through-traffic from Airport Way to 17th Avenue. Drivers should expect changing traffic patterns. Residential and business access will be maintained. 

Through Tuesday, July 16, 15th Avenue will be CLOSED at Gillam Way. From Friday, July 12, through Sunday, July 14, crews will be working on Gillam Way between 15th Avenue and 16th Avenue. Beginning Sunday, July 14, crews will be working from 15th Avenue to Airport Way. Residents and business owners will be contacted directly about specific periods of limited access.

What You Need to Know
  • Crews are working along Gillam Way.
Project End Result

The Alaska Department of Transportation, is working to reconstruct Gillam Way from Airport Way to 22nd Avenue. Work will include installing roadside hardware, utilities, sidewalks and making ADA improvements, as well as upgrading drainage and intersections. We will do our best to keep you informed as work progresses and appreciate your patience and cooperation during construction. This project is expected to be complete in October 2019.

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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