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Traffic Advisory for SR 16

Washington State Department of Transportation
Olympic Region – PO Box 47440 – Olympia, WA 98504-7440 – 360-357-2600


April 14, 2017

Contact: Doug Adamson, communications, 360-357-2716

Gig Harbor: Daytime lane closures set for SR 16

GIG HARBOR – Drivers using State Route 16 in the Gig Harbor area may encounter delays as crews to work to remove potentially hazardous trees along the highway.

Monday through Thursday, April 17-20

  • 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    • Crews will close segments of the right lane of eastbound SR 16 approaching Olympic Drive around milepost 11.
  • 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Depending on work progress, crews may close segments of the right lane of westbound SR 16 between Olympic Drive and the Gig Harbor city boundary, mileposts 11.1 and 13.8.

WSDOT is prohibited from doing tree-felling work during night hours due to safety concerns.

Advance notification about this project and work on other state highways is available at the Olympic Region Weekly Construction and Traffic Updates web page.