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       ROAD CLOSURE

NORTHERN REGION RIVER ENCROACHMENT REPAIRS RICHARDSON HIGHWAY MP 1 to 16 ROAD CONSTRUCTION through December
What You Need to Know
  • Work is expected to start by July.
Traffic Impacts

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.

Project End Result

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.

DOT Number
907-451-5492

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