COUNTY) – Once again, state work crews really need full
cooperation from Mother Nature in order to get in the following
planned weekend closures of westbound US Highway 2 done.
have to have absolutely NO no moisture (meaning it cannot rain)
before and during the application of the new waterproof coating on
the Highway 2 trestle.
if the weather holds….
US Highway 2 between the SR 204 interchange and the Homeacres on-ramp
will be closed from 7 p.m. Friday, July 13, to 4 a.m. Monday,
official detour route (SEE IMAGE AT
reverses traffic to be westbound only on 20th Street Southeast under
the trestle, putting drivers back on westbound US 2 right before the
backups and delays,
so drivers need to
try something different to help keep traffic moving.
future reference, here’s the updated list of the tentatively
scheduled six weekend closures:
closure is from 7 p.m. Friday to 4 a.m. Monday.
All are weather-dependent. For
future reference, the fifth and sixth weekends will use longer
detour routes by way of SR 9.