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       ROAD CLOSURE

JEWEL LAKE ROAD WIDENING, 88th AVENUE to STRAWBERRY ROAD ROAD CONSTRUCTION through the season
Road Closure

Drivers should expect intermittent SIDE ROAD CLOSURES, occurring daily. Please pay attention to posted signs and DETOURS.

What You Need to Know
  • Beginning Sunday, August 25 through Tuesday, August 27, crews will be paving the east side of Jewel Lake Road. Please expect DELAYS up to 20 minutes.
  • During paving activities, please expect daily SIDE ROAD CLOSURES as crews work to pave the approaches. Please follow DETOURS and be aware of flagging operations.
  • Drivers should be aware that both northbound and southbound lanes of traffic have been shifted to the west side of Jewel Lake Road.
  • The pedestrian pathway is now on the west side of Jewel Lake Road to avoid construction.
  • Crews are working on grade work on the east side of Jewel Lake Road. 
Project End Result

The Alaska Department of Transportation, in cooperation with Southcentral Construction, is working to construct a continuous two-way left-turn lane on Jewel Lake Road between 88th Avenue and Strawberry Road. Project work will include shoulder widening and pathway extension, as well as installing curbs and gutters, drainage, paving, signing, striping, and signalization.

Contractor Information

Southcentral Construction

Contractor Number
907-770-1926
DOT Number
907-243-4169

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