- Beginning Monday, June 21, through Saturday, July 31, South Birchwood Loop Road will be CLOSED from Beach Lake Road to Birchtree Street for culvert installation. No through traffic will be allowed during this time.
- Drivers should plan to follow a DETOUR ROUTE via the Glenn Highway and North/South Birchwood Loop Road.
- Be alert to workers and equipment in the roadway.
The Alaska Department of Transportation, in cooperation with Granite Construction, is working to make repairs due to damage from the November 2018 earthquake. Crews will be replacing an existing 48-inch pipe and associated headwalls with a 90-inch pipe. Once installed, crews will be paving the roadway and installing a new guardrail. This project is expected to be complete in October 2021.