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       ROAD CLOSURE

4. HSIP: PALMER-WASILLA HIGHWAY, CENTER LEFT-TURN LANE WIDENING ROAD CONSTRUCTION through the season
What You Need to Know
  • Lanes are being shifted over from Hurley Circle to the Seward Meridian Parkway. Drivers should watch for water trucks as they water seeded slopes.
  • Paving in Phase I and Phase II has begun.  
  • In mid-July, crews will begin striping mainline asphalt.
  • Crews have begun working on Phase II of the project between the Seward Meridian Parkway and Trunk Road. Crews are working on excavation on the left side of the road, borrow haul, and mainline milling up to Trunk Road. 
  • Expect varying traffic patterns as paving and striping progress through the project.
  • Be aware of crews working as well as trucks and equipment operating in the project area.
Project End Result

The Alaska Department of Transportation, in cooperation with QAP, is working to widen the Palmer-Wasilla Highway to create a two-way center left-turn only lane. Project work includes grading, drainage, paving, pathway, signing and striping.

Contractor Information

QAP

Contractor Number
907-746-0811
DOT Number
907-373-9532

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