Project Info

US 395 - Hawthorne Road - Intersection Improvements - Completed September 2016

This project included upgrading the existing traffic signal system and revising the lane configurations to allow for an eight phase operation of the traffic signal increases efficiency through the intersection. Dedicated left turn lanes were added each direction on Hawthorne Rd as well as a dedicated right turn lane on the east leg.

How you benefit

Relieves congestion
More efficient traffic configuration helps traffic flow better.

Partnerships & cooperation
In partnership with Spokane County, the roadway was widened slightly on the east leg to accommodate the addition of the right turn lane and new curb, sidewalk, and pedestrian ramps was constructed. Upgrades to the Traffic Signal System included audible push buttons, countdown pedestrian displays, and bicycle detection.


Pre-Existing Funds (PEF): $3,340,000
Total: $3,340,000


Contact us
Beth Bousley, Communications Manager
WSDOT Eastern Region
2714 N. Mayfair
Spokane, WA 99207