On Friday, June 26 and Saturday, June 27, the intersection of Farmers Loop Road and McGrath Road will be CLOSED. Please follow posted DETOUR ROUTES.
- Beginning Saturday, June 6, crews will be excavating McGrath Road between Farmers Loop Road and Willow Grouse Road.
- Drivers should expect DELAYS with PILOT CAR and flagging operations being conducted throughout the day.
- Please be aware of heavy equipment working within a confined corridor. Crews will be removing and replacing the original pavement, with a dirt road being maintained by the contractor throughout the season.
The Alaska Department of Transportation is working to build a new, widened McGrath Road and bike path with new culverts and drainage system. Work will include upgrading and widening the roadway, reconstructing the bike path, as well as a newly shaped ditch. Work will also include upgrading the drainage system and ditching through the full stretch of the roadway. This project is expected to be complete by August 2020.