- Work on this project has been suspended until after the Labor Day weekend.
- Construction crews have completed railing and paving work.
Drivers should expect minor DELAYS with PILOT CAR and flagging operations during paving, bridge, and shoulder work. Work around the tunnel entrance will be coordinated with the Whittier Tunnel tollbooth to maintain normal hours for access to the tunnel.
The Alaska Department of Transportation, in cooperation with Granite Construction Company, is working to resurface several segments of roadway near Portage, Alaska, including Portage Glacier Road from MP 4.7 to Whittier Access Road, Whittier Access Road to the Whittier Tunnel, Portage Visitor Center Road, and the Portage Road/Portage Visitor Center Wye. The work will include, resurfacing, guardrail replacement, and bridge work.
Granite Construction Company