North Spokane Corridor/Wellesley & Freya
The Wellesley/Freya
intersection IS closed to traffic for roundabout construction.  A signed detour is in
US 2/Spotted Road to I-90 ITS- Possible evening and overnight shoulder
and/or lane restrictions.
Fiber optic cable installation.
US 2-Division Street/Curb and Sidewalk- Northbound Division Street is
reduced to one or two lanes for curb and sidewalk improvements.  
SR 27-Pines Road/UPRR Crossing- On Friday, September 9, drivers
should anticipate congestion and delays on Pines Road, Indiana, and the
westbound I-90 Pines off ramp for railroad crossing maintenance.  During some periods, flaggers will be
directing traffic. This is a
Union Pacific Railroad project.
US 395-Division
Street/Hawthorne Rd. Intersection- 
Hawthorne Road is closed east of Division for intersection improvements and a new signal system.  Division
Street turn lanes are closed.  All mainline lanes of Division are

Seven Mile Bridge
& Seven Mile Road- 
approach work with a bypass road in place and a lowered speed limit of 25 mph. Watch for loose gravel.
Hawthorne Road West
(Waikiki to US395)- 
of road, stormwater reconstruction, signal improvement, bike lane, striping. Open with lane restrictions.
Hawthorne Road East (US395 to US2)- Road
reconstruction, stormwater upgrades, curb, signal, bike, striping; paving
operations have begun look for additional road access restrictions. Road closed.
Highway 2 and
Hawthorne Road Intersection- 
work on Monday and Tuesday, 9/12 and 9/13. Lane restrictions, expect delays.  
Argonne Road (Spokane River to
reconstruction, stormwater retrofit.
Argonne is reduced to one lane in each direction. Expect long
delays. Right turns only at Maringo Dr (no cross traffic
Intersection and Centennial Trail at Upriver
– Closed 9/10-9/11 and 9/17-18. Detour in Place.

Country Homes (Wall to SR395)-
work in the raised islands
Lane restriction, use alternate route, road will remain open, on
street parking is limited.
Hatch Road (Colbert to Burk) and Burk Road (Hatch to Perry)- Road
Intermittent work through 9/16, Watch for traffic restrictions.


from Park to Dishman-Mica-
Reduced to two
lanes through the end of October for street
improvement work. Expect temporary closures of side streets.  Local access and access to businesses will
remain available.

Pines at Indiana UPRR Railroad Crossing

Traffic signals will be off on all legs of the intersection with flaggers
directing traffic from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Friday, September 9 for Union
Pacific Railroad work.

McDonald northbound from Mission to Broadway – Reduced to one lane around the clock. 

southbound from Mission to Sprague

Reduced to one lane. 

44th from Locust to Ponderosa –
to a two lane gravel roadway with speeds reduced to 15 mph through October 7. 

44th from Schafer Branch to Ponderosa
– Reduced to one lane from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays from
September 15 through October 7.


·         1ST Avenue Et Al, Erie to Helena– Water Main installation
work is ongoing. 1st Ave. Storm main installations begins Tuesday
Sept. 6 on Perry from 2nd to Sprague.  Perry will be closed. Other work areas include 1st
Ave. from Erie St. to Helena St., Perry
Street from 1st Ave. to Sprague Ave., Ivory
St. from 2nd Ave. to Sprague Ave., Helena
St. from 1st Ave. to Sprague Ave., Perry
St. from 2nd Ave. to Hogan St. This project will provide
storm water conveyance to Pacific and Perry Infiltration Facility and replace
old water distribution lines. The project also includes associated street

25th Avenue, Southeast Boulevard to Lacey Court- 25th Avenue is closed at Southeast Blvd. until approximately Sept. 17. Paving on 25th
Avenue takes place Saturday, Sept. 10. Final paving is      Saturday, Sept. 17.  This project will reconstruct 25th

Ben Burr Trail- Lane
restrictions are in place on 2nd and 3rd Avenues from
Arthur to Altamont Street. Work
continues along the trail at 3rd Avenue and Arthur and 2nd
Avenue and Perry. This
project will design and construct a shared use paved trail connection for
bicyclists and pedestrian. The
project will be from the Centennial Trail at the Gonzaga Bridge southeast of
Erie Street to Liberty Park where a connection will be made to
the existing Ben Burr Trail.  The trail will then continue on the existing
Ben Burr Trail to the trailhead immediately south of Underhill Park.

Bridge Avenue and Monroe Street CSO Work
– Summit Blvd./Bridge Avenue is closed to traffic. Lincoln
has one northbound lane open.  Lincoln southbound is closed at Broadway. This
project will construct a Combined Sewer Overflow Tank (CSO) tank.

Hazels Creek Stormwater Treatment Project– Work
continues on Freya south of 37th Avenue on construction of a
stormwater treatment system with disposal ponds and stormwater piping.

Indiana Avenue from Dakota to Perry Streets- 
Perry St. is reduced to one lane in each direction to perform work within and near the Perry/Indiana
intersection.  Crescent Ave. east of the Perry/Indiana intersection is closed at the intersection and railroad crossing.  Crescent Ave. east
and north of the railroad tracks is open.  The Hamilton St. and Indiana intersection will be closed
starting Friday, Sept. 16
th at 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Monday, Sept, 19thThe detour routes will be
Division/Ruby and/or Perry St. via Mission Ave. and Illinois/Montgomery Ave.
project will include curb ramps, storm swales, new curb, waterline replacement,
signal installation work and some parking removal.

Martin Luther King Jr. Way Phase 2A Sherman to Erie Street-
 Rock excavation is in
Phase 2A is an extension of Martin Luther King Jr. Way
from Sherman to Erie Street. This is a continuation of the Riverside Extension
Phase 1 project. This project will provide a route that eliminates several safety issues
and increases capacity into and out of the downtown area while passing along
the south edge of the University District. These improvements include a new
asphalt pavement street, utility infrastructure, storm drainage improvements,
street lighting, street trees, and re-vegetation with native species. In lieu
of sidewalks, the project proposes to construct a section of the Ben Burr trail
to provide pedestrian circulation. The trail will be separated from the roadway
traffic and aligned parallel to the Spokane River. 

Monroe/Lincoln Street Couplet, 8th Avenue to 2nd Avenue- Work on
Monroe Street from 4th Ave south to 8th Ave continues. Fourth is open with one lane access eastbound from
Jefferson to Lincoln.  The new traffic signal at fourth and Monroe is now
working. Monroe Street is open with one lane southbound.  Northbound traffic will continue to be detoured until the
project is complete. Lincoln Street is closed through Friday, September 23. 5th Avenue is open to east and west traffic. There
will be intermittent closures at the intersection of Lincoln and 5th
Avenue as the City works on curb and road grade. The detour for traffic is along 14th Avenue and Bernard/Washington/Stevens and 2nd and 3rd Avenue. The on ramp for
eastbound traffic at Monroe is open.
project reconstructs the roadway from 8th to 2nd Avenue
and installs storm water and water facilities. The portion of this
project that reconstructed the street from 2nd to 4th
Avenues is substantially complete.

     Wall Street, Main Avenue to Spokane Falls Boulevard- Sidewalk and curb
installation is in progress. Wall Street is anticipated to be completed
by September 30. Wall Street from Main to Spokane
Falls is closed. This work is to construct storm water improvements,
sidewalks, new asphalt pavement, traffic signal revisions, an irrigation
system, and add lighting.
     Pettet Drive/TJ Meenach Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO 12) Project- Pettet Drive is closed. The clover leaf that
services TJ Meenach, Down River and Pettit Drive (three out of the four
legs) are in service. The leg that comes off
of Pettet, north bound will re-direct citizens to Northwest Blvd. Vehicles traveling southbound on Down River Drive have two options; enter onto TJ Meenach or  continue under the bridge and turn
uphill to Northwest Blvd. This
project will build a 690,000 gallon storage facility and connections to
existing CSO Basin 10 outfall.  Work also includes repaving of Pettet
Drive and pedestrian/bike trail construction.
Monroe and Lincoln Street, Main Avenue to 2nd Avenue- Monroe Street between 2nd
Ave. and Riverside will be closed from 6 p.m. Friday, September 9 until 7
a.m. Saturday, September 10 for Avista to install gas service.  Storm and sewer work continues with 4 way stops at the
intersections of 1st, Sprague, and Riverside Avenues.  Crews are also working on road excavation in preparation for paving of the east
side of both Lincoln and Monroe beginning Saturday, September 17th
and Saturday, September 28th. Sprague Avenue will have a closure between Lincoln and Monroe, Wednesday,
September 14 – Friday September 16 from 7 a.m.
to 6 p.m.  
This is a full depth roadway replacement and full depth
replacement between curbs on Lincoln Street and Monroe Street; Main Avenue from
Monroe Street to Lincoln Street; and Monroe Street from Spokane Falls Boulevard
to Main Avenue. Some minor curbing and ADA curb ramps will be installed where
       Main Avenue Restriping Project- This project begins Monday, Sept. 12.  The north two lanes on Main Avenue from Washington to Pine Street
will be closed.  Restriping of the area will limit parking access for
short durations. Business access will be maintained. This project will restripe Main between Washington and Pine as well as restriping the following amenities:
o   Planted entry feature
o   A flexible multi-purpose space in the center of the
street. During
the weekday it will be a space for diagonal car parking. During special events,
it can serve as a gathering area for people as well as parking.
o   Mid-block crossing with curb extensions and planting
o   Mid-block planters and benches
o   Pay-by-Plate parking system with four kiosks
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