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AMATS: ANCHORAGE AREA WIDE TRAILS REHABILITATION, BENSON BOULEVARD PATHWAY ROAD CONSTRUCTION through the season
What You Need to Know
  • The pathway along the south side of Benson Boulevard between Minnesota Drive and Arctic Boulevard will be CLOSED until the end of August.
  • Pedestrians and bicyclists should cross Benson Boulevard at Minnesota Drive, Spenard Road or Arctic Boulevard and use the facilities on the north side of the road. This DETOUR will be in place throughout the project.
  • Drivers should expect daily LANE RESTRICTIONS and weekend approach CLOSURES.
  • From Friday evenings to Monday mornings, drivers should use 29th Place and 31st Avenue as DETOUR routes to access businesses along Benson Boulevard.
Project End Result

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, in cooperation with Mass Excavation, Inc., is working to rehabilitate the pathway on the south side of Benson Boulevard between Minnesota Drive and Arctic Boulevard. Project work will include pathway realignment for improved safety, new pavement and ADA curb ramp upgrades.

Contractor Information

MASS EXCAVATION, INC.

Contractor Number
907-771-9272

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