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       ROAD CLOSURE

KETCHIKAN, WATER STREET TRESTLE REPLACEMENT ROAD CONSTRUCTION through the season
Road Closure

Water Street remains CLOSED for through vehicle access, and will remain CLOSED through 2018. Pedestrian through access is not always available. 

  • Addresses above 1600 Water Street should be accessed from the north
  • Addresses below 1528 Water Street should be accessed from the south

Vehicle Turnarounds are available at:

  • 1254 Water St.
  • 1400 Water St.
  • 1426 Water St.
What You Need to Know
Project End Result

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, in cooperation with Dawson Construction, Inc., is working to remove and replace the Water Street trestle. Work will include the replacement of water, sanitary sewer and storm sewer lines. Additionally, electrical lines will be replaced and relocated below the trestle. Work is expected to be complete by winter of 2018.

Contractor Information

Dawson Construction, Inc.

Contractor Number
907-831-1336
DOT Number
907-220-0666

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