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GLENN HIGHWAY, EKLUTNA to PARKS HIGHWAY PAVEMENT PRESERVATION ROAD CONSTRUCTION through the season
Road Closure

Drivers should be aware of two future weekend LANE CLOSURES, between Matanuska Bridge and Glenn/Parks Interchange, starting 9:00pm Friday to 5:00am Monday.

The southbound lanes of the Glenn Highway, are expected to be CLOSED first from Friday, August 2 to Monday, August 5. Southbound traffic will be DETOURED to the northbound lanes of the Glenn Highway, with ONE-LANE TRAFFIC in each direction.

Following this, the northbound lanes of the Glenn Highway, are expected to be CLOSED from Friday, August 9 to Monday, August 12. Northbound traffic will be DETOURED to the southbound lanes of the Glenn Highway, with ONE-LANE TRAFFIC in each direction.

 

What You Need to Know
  • Expected to begin the week of July 22, crews will be working at night to build two cross overs in the median between north and southbound Glenn Highway, between the Matanuska Bridge and the Glenn/Parks Interchange.
  • Following this construction, crews will begin work on replacing the existing pipes.
  • Later in the summer, drivers should expect two weekend closures, one for southbound traffic and one for northbound traffic. During these CLOSURES, ONE-LANE TRAFFIC in each direction will be in place.
Traffic Impacts

Drivers should be alert to reduced speed limits and machinery in the roadway.

Project End Result

The Department of Transportation and Public Services, in cooperation with Pruhs Construction Company, is working on the final phase of repaving the Glenn Highway from Anchorage to the Parks-Glenn Interchange. Project work will include milling and resurfacing the mainline driving lanes of the Glenn Highway from the Eklutna Interchange to the Parks Highway Interchange, as well as sand sealing interchange ramps.

Contractor Information

Pruhs Construction Company

Contractor Number
907-279-1020
DOT Number
907-376-9001

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