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       ROAD CLOSURE

01. PARKS HIGHWAY MP 48.8 to 52.3 RECONSTRUCTION ROAD CONSTRUCTION through the season
What You Need to Know
  • Crews are working at the intersection of the Parks Highway and Big Lake Road. Please be alert to flagging operations and trucks crossing in and around the intersection.
  • Drivers should be alert to crews working and equipment along the roadway shoulder.
  • Please be aware of reduced speed limits of 45 to 55 MPH between Johnson Road and Hawk Lane (approximately MP 51 to 53).
  • Crews are working double shifts. Please be alert to flagging operations and truck crossings during the day and night.
Project End Result

The Alaska Department of Transportation, in cooperation with QAP, is upgrading the existing two-lane highway to a four-lane divided highway. Crews will be installing continuous highway lighting, new signs, and guardrail. There will be signalized intersections at Parks Highway/Meadow Lakes Loop, Parks Highway/Johnson Road, and Parks Highway/Big Lake Road. A multi-use pathway will also be constructed along the entire length of the corridor.

Contractor Information

QAP

DOT Hotline
907-373-0061

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