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       ROAD CLOSURE

NORTH TONGASS HIGHWAY, ILLUMINATION UPGRADES ROAD CONSTRUCTION through October
What You Need to Know
  • Be alert to LANE RESTRICTIONS and DELAYS of up to 10 minutes.
Traffic Impacts

Over the course of the project, be alert to LANE RESTRICTIONS and DELAYS of up to 10 minutes.

Project End Result

The Alaska Department of Transportation, in cooperation with Swanson General Contractors, is working to install illumination upgrades on the North Tongass Highway, between Kian Street and South Point Higgins Road. Upon completion, 125 new LED luminaries will be mounted on new poles and mast arms. This project is expected to be complete by August 2017. 

Contractor Information

Swanson General Contractors

Contractor Number
907-227-4606

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