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       ROAD CLOSURE

SR REGIONWIDE TRAFFIC SIGNAL SYSTEM UPGRADE ROAD CONSTRUCTION through the season
Road Closure

 

What You Need to Know
  • Beginning Friday, May 29, through Sunday, May 31, crews will be upgrading traffic signals at the Don King Road and N. Tongass Highway intersection, from 9:00pm to 5:30am.  
  • Drivers should expect DETOURS, DELAYS, LANE RESTRICTIONS, and ROAD CLOSURES for both inbound and outbound lanes.
  • Drivers should be aware of the presence of workers and equipment in or near the road and use extreme caution when transiting the work zone.
  • For questions, please call Island Electric at 907-225-5800 or 907-321-1369.
Project End Result

The Alaska Department of Transportation, in cooperation with Ever Electric dba Island Electric, is working to upgrade traffic signals throughout the Ketchikan area. Crews are upgrading traffic signals at the following road intersections:

  • Don King Road & N. Tongass Highway
  • Carlanna Lake Road & S. Tongass Highway
  • Jefferson Street & S. Tongass Highway
  • Washington Street and S. Tongass Highway
  • Front Street & Dock Street
Contractor Information

Ever Electric dba Island Electric

Contractor Number
907-321-1369
DOT Number
907-419-7617

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