Eastern

Eastern Region Guardrail Upgrade - Complete May 2015

Overview
This project entailed replacing or adjusting guardrail sections or terminals in some segments of Interstate 90.

 

How you benefit

Improves safety
Upgraded guardrail can reduce the severity of collisions.

Eastern Region Signing Upgrade - Completed July 2015

Overview
This project entailed upgrading highway signage on US 2 in the vicinity of the Airport Road interchange and Sunset Blvd.

How you benefit

Improves safety
Better visibility for directional signage

Partnerships & cooperation
Spokane International funded additional directional signs for the airport.

 

Funding

I-90 - Medical Lake I/C to Geiger I/C

Project News

This project is in the early phases of design.  Construction is funded in the "Connecting Washington" package.  WSDOT plans to advertise this project for construction bids in late 2019

US 195 - Cheney-Spokane Road Interchange - Complete November 2014

Overview
Increased traffic from residential and commercial development exceeded the capacity of the existing at-grade intersection.  This project constructed a full interchange on US 195 at Cheney-Spokane Road.

 

How you benefit

Improves safety
A full directional interchange eliminated left turns and crossing traffic on this high-speed highway.

 

SR 904 - Betz Road to I-90 - Complete September 2014

Overview
This project preserved the roadway by milling (grinding down) and repaving SR 904 with hot mix asphalt.

 

How you benefit

Economic incentive
Paving upgrades the structural integrity and extends the roadway life, preserving the public's investment in the system.

 

I-90 - Lincoln County Line to Salnave Road - Complete September 2014

Overview
This project preserved the roadway by milling (grinding down) and repaving I-90 with hot mix asphalt.

 

How you benefit

Economic incentive
Paving upgrades the structural integrity and extends the roadway life, protecting the public's investment in the system.

 

US 2 - Westwood Road to Pend Oreille County Line - Complete August 2014

Overview
This project preserved the roadway by milling (grinding down) and repaving US 2 with hot mix asphalt.

 

How you benefit

Economic incentive
Upgrades the structural integrity and extends the life of the roadway, preserving the public's investment in the system.

 

I-90 - Vicinity Liberty Park to Havana - Illumination - Complete November 2014

Overview
Replacement of existing illumination lighting, poles, and wiring, plus replacement of existing irrigation system.

 

How you benefit

Economic incentive
Newer LED lighting is more energy efficient. New irrigation system reduces watering costs.

 

US 195 - Hatch Road to Cheney - Spokane Road - ITS - Complete Sept. 2014

Overview
Constructed a fiber optic link along US 195 from Hatch Road to Cheney-Spokane Road. Added 4 new traffic cameras and traffic volume monitoring equipment.

 

How you benefit

Relieves congestion
Transportation Management Center staff is able to monitor traffic and road conditions.  Monitoring allows for faster incident response to clear collisions.

 

I-90 - Grant County Line to SR 21 - Completed August 2014

Overview
Interstate 90 was resurfaced with a layer of hot mix asphalt.

 

How you benefit

Economic incentive
Paving upgrades the structural integrity and extends the roadway life. This preserves the public investment in the highway, reducing the need for expensive future reconstruction.

Eastern Region 2014 Chip Seal - Complete August 2014

Overview
This roadway preservation projects sealed 105 miles of roadway in the following sections:

  • US 2/Creston to Rocklyn Road (MP 230-245)
  • US 2 Rocklyn Road to Davenport (MP 245-250)
  • SR 20/Pend Oreille Mill to Newport (MP 422-436)
  • SR 25/Davenport to Fruitland (MP 0-38)
  • SR 27/Palouse Albion Road to Palouse (MP 8-15)
  • SR 194/Almota to Jct. US 195 (MP 0-21)
  • US 195/Colton to Jct. SR 27 (MP 8-20)
  • SR 211/Jct. Us 2 to Jct. SR 20 (MP 0-15)

 

US 2 - Deer Road to Elk Chattaroy Road - Corridor Review

Why is WSDOT conducting a US 2 / Deer Road to Elk-Chattaroy Corridor Study?

US 195 - Hatch Road to Interstate 90

WSDOT Engineers are currently exploring small, intersection-related projects on US 195 between Hatch Road and Interstate 90.  The latest design concepts are available.

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