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The Road Report

August 22 - August 29, 2014


This Road Report information is provided as a public service and includes major construction and maintenance activities that delay or detour traffic on County-maintained roads. Listings may change without notice due to weather delays, equipment problems, and unforeseen circumstance. Check this page often for the latest information. Please observe all posted signs and detours. Use extreme caution when traveling through construction zones. 

 minimal delays up to 5 minutesDelays up to 5 min.

Road closed  Road is closed

 moderate delays up to 10 minutes Delays 5 to 10 min.

Road closed  Road restriction

 delays over 10 minutes Delays over 10 min.  

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UPDATED WSDOT ADVISORY - Drivers on State Route 307 north of Poulsbo can expect daytime delays and lane closures next week. The work occurs on SR 307 (Bond Road NE) at milepost 4.5 near Port Gamble Road NE). Expect alternating, one-way traffic beginning Friday August 22 at 7 p.m. and ending Saturday, August 23 at 6 a.m.

WSDOT ADVISORY -
Drivers traveling SR 3 and SR 16 will see night ramp and lane closures starting tonight. All closures begin at 10 p.m. and reopen by 5 a.m. the following morning. Here is the work schedule:

State Route 3 work schedule:

Friday, Aug. 22
Closing the Kitsap Mall on-ramp to southbound SR 3, the southbound SR 3 exit to Kitsap Way and the Loxie Eagans Boulevard on-ramp to southbound SR 3.

Monday, Aug. 25
Closing the southbound SR 3 exit to Kitsap Way and the Kitsap Mall on-ramp to southbound SR 3

Wednesday, Aug. 27
Closing the southbound SR 3 exit to Loxie Eagans Boulevard.

Thursday, Aug. 28
Closing the southbound SR 3 exit to Loxie Eagans Boulevard.

During the closures, drivers will use alternate routes.

State Route 16 work schedule:

Saturday, Aug. 23
Closing the eastbound SR 16 exit to Tremont Street and the Tremont Street on-ramp to SR 16 eastbound

Each night from Monday, Aug. 25, through Thursday, Aug. 28
Closing the SR 16 exit to State Route 166. Drivers will be provided a signed detour.

During the project, crews will also pave about 8.5 miles of SR 16 and nearly 4 miles of SR 3. Most of the repaving will occur in the right lane and will require single-lane night closures. The project is expected to be complete by fall.

South Kitsap

minimal delays up to 5 minutes Southworth Drive Culverts Replacement
Trenchless Construction is replacing two cross-culverts under Southworth Drive by method of pipe bursting. This type of construction creates very little disruption to the travelling public with only minor traffic control to stage equipment and materials.

minimal delays up to 5 minutes Mullenix Road SE/Phillips Road SE
(at the intersection)
Work on this project is suspended until the fabrication and delivery of the new traffic signal poles is complete. It is anticipated that work will resume near the end of August. Click here for a description of this project.

General maintenance - Crews are working on general maintenance activities with no delays expected for motorists. See General Maintenance below for a description of these maintenance activities.

Central Kitsap Area

minimal delays up to 5 minutes NEW - Helena Drive SE
(between Athens Way and Troy Lane)
Crews are pouring driveway approaches on Helena Drive at this location Monday. Traffic is restricted to one lane. Expect delays of up to five (5) minutes in the immediate vicinity of this work.

moderate delays up to 10 minutes NEW - Chip sealing at various locations
Crews are chip sealing at various locations all week. Flaggers will direct motorists through the work area. Motorists can expect delays of up to 10 minutes in the immediate vicinity of the work. Chip seal work is weather dependent. Look for crews at these locations

  • Monday - Hite Center Road, Overland Trail, Green Mountain Road, Symes Road, Schultz Road, Lakeview Court, Klahowya Trail and Dishman Roa

  • Tuesday - Dishman Road, Wiliamette Meridian and Hood Canal Farms

  • Wednesday - Tiger Lake Road, South Mission Road, Barney White Road, McKenna Falls Road

minimal delays up to 5 minutes UPDATED - Lewis Road Culvert Replacement 
(between Meadowood Drive and Big Beef Creek Lane)
Kamin Excavating is backfilling phase 1 of the structure and will be switching the by-pass road over to the NW side of the road as the crew begins to excavate for the remaining sections of the new culvert structure. Traffic will be reduced to one lane alternating traffic. Motorists can expect short delays of up to five minutes in the immediate vicinity of the work.

minimal delays up to 5 minutes Holly Road
(at the intersection with Seabeck Highway)
Crews from PSE/Potelco are installing new underground power cables in this vicinity. Work will continue through August. Working hours are 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Motorists can expect delays of up to five minutes in the immediate vicinity of the work. Motorists should use caution as steel plating is used to cover the trenches in the roadway.

minimal delays up to 5 minutesSilverdale Way, Bucklin Hill, Randall Way, Anderson Hill Road and Old Frontier Road
Work on this ongoing project is during daylight hours between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The contractor is working on the water main installation and crossings on Anderson Hill Rd and Old Frontier through the end of summer. There will be short term traffic delays of up to five minutes on Randall Way, Bucklin Hill, and Silverdale Way throughout the summer as they repave areas disturbed during water main installation. Be prepared for temporary detours throughout the project. Traffic control will direct motorists through the work areas. Work is being done by Stan Palmer Construction for Silverdale Water. For more information about this project contact Silverdale Water District online at www.swd16.org/ or call 360.447.3500.

General maintenance - Crews are working on general maintenance activities with no delays expected for motorists. See General Maintenance below for a description of these maintenance activities.

North Kitsap Area

minimal delays up to 5 minutes Suquamish Area - various locations
(between Brockton Avenue NE and Division Avenue NE)
Crews are performing open-cut trench work on existing sewer lines that are within an easement crossing Plum St, Maple St, and Madison St. Delays in the area are expected to be minimal (under 5 minutes). Construction on these streets is expected go until August. Click here for a description of this project. . 

moderate delays up to 10 minutes NEW - Island Lake Road
(Off Central Valley)
Crews are paving here Monday. Motorists should expect delays between five and 10 minutes. Flaggers will direct motorists through the work area. 

moderate delays up to 10 minutes NEW - Clear Creek Road
(between Back Forty and Finn Hill)
Crews are pre-leveling here Tuesday and Wednesday. Motorists should expect delays between five and 10 minutes. Flaggers will direct motorists through the work area. 

moderate delays up to 10 minutes NEW - Miller Bay Road
(between Soundview and Lincoln)
Crews are pre-leveling here Thursday and Friday. Motorists should expect delays between five and 10 minutes. Flaggers will direct motorists through the work area. 

General maintenance - Crews are working on general maintenance activities with no delays expected for motorists. See General Maintenance below for a description of these maintenance activities.

Upcoming Construction Projects and Road Closure
(information is updated near project start date)

None.


General Maintenance indicates crews are working in areas adjacent to and outside of the driving lanes. This work includes any of the following: 

  • snow and ice control

  • road approach work

  • storm system and ditch restoration

  • shoulder maintenance

  • sweeping

  • overhead brushing

  • road crack seal application

  • vegetation management

  • storm clean-up

  • maintaining and lifting manholes

  • general system maintenance

  • other maintenance activities as required

Use caution when passing roadside workers. Flaggers will assist motorists when necessary.


Kitsap County Public Works / Kitsap 1
360.337.5777 or 1.800.825.4940
help@kitsap1.com

Updated:  August 22, 2014
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