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Traffic Alert

Post Date:08/10/2017 4:10 PM


Notice Date:
August 10, 2017

Released by: Public Works – Brandon Hicks
(360) 754-4140 

Road Closure and Night Work
Littlerock Road at Odegard Road

Night work for road maintenance and drainage repairs is scheduled for Littlerock Rd at Odegard Rd.  
Work will take two nights and is tentatively scheduled for:   August 11, 2017, (Friday night/Saturday morning), and one night to be determined between August 14 and August 25.

The work will cause NOISE and temporary TRAFFIC INTERRUPTIONS between 10 PM and 6 AM. 

The contractor’s equipment is loud; use of horns is required for worker safety. 

Road Closure: The northbound lane of Littlerock will be completely closed to thru traffic from Israel Rd to Odegard Rd. A detour will be set up for anyone needing to get north of Odegard Rd. 

• Northbound lane of Littlerock Rd will be closed to thru traffic between Israel Rd and Odegard Rd from 10 PM on Friday, August 11 to 6 AM on Saturday, August 12. 

• Local traffic for properties between Israel Rd and Odegard Rd will be directed through the work zone.

• Detour for northbound thru traffic on Littlerock Rd will be marked utilizing Tyee Drive.

Motorists in the area are asked to reduce their speed and be aware of workers and follow direction of traffic control and construction signs. 

Littlerock Detour

Call the City of Tumwater Public Works Department at (360) 754-4140 with construction questions or concerns.