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614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA  MS-26
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The Road Report
July 27 - August 2, 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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WSDOT ADVISORY - Plan ahead for night closures of SR 302 at the Purdy Spit. The State Department of Transportation plans night closures Monday through Thursday night at the bridge across the waterway to repair a segment of rock bulkhead that was damaged by sever weather and high tides. The bridge will be closed from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. overnight each night. Traffic will be routed through a 3-mile detour using 94th Avenue NW, SE Pine Road and Bethel Burley Road SE. Click here for more information.

WSDOT ADVISORY - Night closures planned for Hood Canal Bridge. Motorists traveling across the State Route 104 Hood Canal Bridge should prepare for potential delays one night next week while bridge crews test the bridge’s drawspan. Marine traffic also could be affected. From 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, to 1 a.m. Thursday, July 31, bridge maintenance crews will perform several bridge drawspan openings. Each opening could delay traffic up to one hour. The openings will allow crews to perform necessary maintenance work on equipment required to open and close the drawspan.

South Kitsap

delays over 10 minutes UPDATED -  Bethel Burley Road SE
(between the Spencer Road/Lider Road intersection and SR 16 overpass)
Crews are paving Monday and Tuesday. This work was originally set for last week but was rained out. Motorists will be routed through the work area by pilot car. Expect significant delays of up to 15 minutes in either direction. A pilot car will guide motorists through the work area. Use an alternate route if possible. Crews will be working on road approaches Wednesday. Expect delays of up to five minutes in the immediate vicinity of the work on those days.

minimal delays up to 5 minutes NEW - Chip Sealing - various locations
Crews are chip-sealing roads in various locations Thursday and Friday. Motorists can expect minimal of up to five minutes in the immediate vicinity of the work. Crews will be in these locations:

  • Bandix Road SE (from Walnut Road SE to the end)

  • Pioneer Way SE (from Nelson Road SE to the end)

  • Wallace Road SE (from Burley Olalla Road SE to the end)

  • Cedar Park Road SE (from Stevens Road SE road to the end)

  • Walnut Road SE (from Bandix Road SE to Stevens Road SE)

  • Starr Road SE (from Crescent Valley Road SE to Nelson Road SE)

  • Ramiller Road SE (from Mullenix Road SE to the end)

  • Hadfield Road SE (from Burley Olalla Road SE to the end)

  • JH Road SW (from Glenwood Road SW to Gravelly Lane SW)

 Always use caution and reduce speeds when traveling over recently chip-sealed roads.

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.

moderate delays up to 10 minutes UPDATED - Mullenix Road SE/Phillips Road SE
(at the intersection)
Sound Excavation is finishing paving and striping at the intersection this week. Work is dependent on favorable wetaher. Traffic is reduced to a four-way stop with flaggers directing motorists through the construction area. Delays of up to 10 minutes are expected. Please use caution in construction zone around workers and equipment. Use alternate routes if possible. 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

NEW - Whaling Days Road Closures - Click here for a complete list of closures during the Whaling Days festival this weekend. Click here for a map showing which roads are affected by the festival.

moderate delays up to 10 minutes UPDATED - Helena Drive NE
(between NE Athens Way and Troy Lane NE)
Crews continue installing drainage here Monday and Tuesday. The road may be restricted to one lane at times. Flaggers will direct motorists through the work area. Motorists can expect delays of up to 10 minutes. Use an alternate route if possible.

minimal delays up to 5 minutes UPDATED - Lewis Road Culvert Replacement  (Seabeck area)
(between Meadowood Drive and Big Beef Creek Lane)
Kamin Excavating is clearing and grubbing the site and installing stream bypass to prepare for an eventual single-lane by pass for traffic during later construction of the culvert replacement. 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 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 UPDATED - Hansville Road NE
(From Ecology Road north for about 2,5000 feet)
Work  continues to widen the shoulder here. 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)

Whaling Days Road Closures - Click here for a complete list of closures during the Whaling Days festival July 22 through July 27. Click here for a map showing which roads are affected by the festival.


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:  July 25, 2014
North Kitsap
Central Kitsap
South Kitsap
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