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The Road Report

September 1-5, 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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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 UPDATED - 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 med-September. 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 - Anderson Hill Bridge
(between Warren Road NW and Anderson Landing NW)
Crews are performing maintenance on the bridge here. Flaggers will direct motorists through the work area. Expect delays of up to five (5) minutes in the immediate vicinity of this work.

moderate delays up to 10 minutes UPDATED - Lewis Road Culvert Replacement 
(between Meadowood Drive and Big Beef Creek Lane)
Kamin Excavating is removing the remaining section of the old culvert and installing the second phase of the new structure. The crane pick is scheduled for Thursday. Drivers should expect longer delays on Thrusday. 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 UPDATED - 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 mid-September. 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 minutesUPDATED - Silverdale Way, Bucklin Hill, Randall Way, Anderson Hill Road and Old Frontier Road
Work on this ongoing project is during nighttime hours between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. Monday through Thursday working on the water main installation and crossings at Anderson Hill Rd and Old Frontier 9/1 – 9/12. Anderson Hill will be open to traffic during daytime hours. There will be short term traffic delays of up to five minutes on Randall Way, Bucklin Hill, and Silverdale Way throughout the fall 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 mid-November. Click here for a description of this project. . 

moderate delays up to 10 minutes NEW - Chip Sealing Projects
(Various locations)
Crews are chip sealing at several locations in North Kitsap this week. Expect 10-minute delays in the vicinity of the work. Flaggers will direct motorists through the work area. The schedules is as follows:

  • Tuesday - Sawdust Hill Road NE and Woodpecker Hill Road NE
  • Wednesday - Scenic Drive NE, Pugh Road NE, Stevens-Uhler Road NE
  • Thursday - Hoffman Road NE, Pilot Point Road NE and Bodine Road NE
  • Friday - Ohio Avenue NE, Sid Price Road NE, Soundview Boulevard NE, Balzow Road NE and Jones Road NE

Chip sealing work is weather-dependent.

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)

NEW - WSDOT Advisory - Drivers are encouraged to avoid Interstate 5 and US 101 in Olympia over the weekends of September 12 and 19 while crews repair a bridge expansion joint. Day and night lane and ramp closures are expected to cause lengthy backups and traffic delays. Consider delaying discretionary trips, traveling early or using alternate routes. For specifics on the lane and ramp closures, check the project web page.

NEW - Kitsap Color Classic - Sunday, September 21 is the Cascade Bicycle Club's Kitsap Color Classic. Participants are using several roads in North Kitsap to participate in this event. Please use extra care and caution while sharing the road with participants. For more information, including the event routes, click here.


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 29, 2014
North Kitsap
Central Kitsap
South Kitsap
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