What You Need to Know
- Rock work in Nenana River Canyon (MP 239 to MP 242) will begin approximately Monday, June 13. When work begins, be alert to flagging operations from 6:00am to 8:00pm, with intermittent DELAYS of up to 5 minutes. From 8:00pm to 11:00pm, be alert to PILOT CAR operations, with DELAYS of up to 20 minutes. From 11:00pm to 6:00am, be alert to CLOSURES on the hour. CLOSURES will last for 45 minutes at a time, followed by 15 minute openings at the end of each hour.
- Be aware of unstable rock slope conditions between MP 239 and MP 241.5. Watch for falling rocks and debris. Please do not stop in these areas.
Over the course of the summer, you can expect: DELAYS up to 45 minutes, temporary traffic signals, flagging and pilot car operations, and gravel surfaces.
Project End Result
The Alaska Department of Transportation, in partnership with QAP and Advanced Blasting, is working to stabilize Nenana River canyon rock slopes between MP 239 and MP 242.
PARKS HIGHWAY, MP 239 to MP 242 ROCK SLOPE MITIGATION
ROAD CONSTRUCTION through October
Today's date is:
June 11, 2016
Construction Areas Note
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).