- Work is expected to start by July.
Drivers should expect flagging and PILOT CAR operations. Drivers should also be aware that delays of up to 20 minutes will be in effect; please plan your commute accordingly.
The Alaska Department of Transportation is working to replace, repair and stabilize highway embankments adjacent to the Lowe River and Valdez Glacier Stream between MP 1 to 16 of the Richardson Highway. Upgrades include culvert replacements, asphalt resurfacing and striping. We will do our best to keep you informed of any project updates and appreciate your patience and cooperation during construction. This project is expected to be completed in December 2018.