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Road Project Traffic Delays--Last Updated: August 2, 2012

1. Seward Hwy btwn. Tudor Rd. and Dowling Rd.

Homer Dr. from Tudor Rd. to Dowling Rd. is closed for construction until further notice. Business and residential access will remain open. Please follow construction signs for detour routes via Old Seward Hwy.

Due to bridge work, use of Campbell Creek at the Seward Highway Bridge will be prohibited at all times until further notice. Be alert to new northbound traffic patterns, from the Tudor Rd. off-ramp to just past the Tudor Rd. on-ramp where lanes will be shifted due to work on the Tudor Rd. overpass. Expect reduced speed limits and delays.

Expect lane restrictions, shoulder and landscaping work on Brayton Dr. between Dowling Rd. and Tudor Rd. Expect nightly work and construction-related noise. Be alert to construction workers on the roadway and shoulder.

Be alert to new southbound traffic patterns, reduced speed limits and delays, from 36th Ave. to just past the Dowling Rd. off-ramp. Use extreme caution while driving through the construction zone. Please refer to message boards for updated information. Expect nightly lane restrictions and short delays on the New Seward Hwy.

Expected Completion: End of season

Information: DOT, 770-2612

2. O'Malley Rd. btwn. Lake Otis Pkwy. and Brayton Dr.

Drivers should expect a full road closure on O'Malley Rd. between Lake Otis Pkwy. and Brayton Dr. for road construction at the Independence Dr. intersection. Please follow marked detour routes.

Expected Completion: Sunday, August 5th

Information: Roger Hickel Contracting, 279-1400

3. Dowling Rd. btwn. C St. and Old Seward Hwy.

Dowling Rd. from Old Seward Hwy. to Potter Dr. and Dowling Rd. from A St. to B St. is closed until mid-October. Business and residential access will be maintained.

Beginning Monday, August 6th be alert to lane restrictions, reduced speed limits and short delays on the Old Seward Hwy. and Dowling Rd. intersection through Sunday, August 12th.

Due to bridge work, use of Campbell Creek at the Dowling Rd. Bridge will be prohibited at all times until further notice. At all other times expect intermittent lane closures on C St. from 64th Ave. to Potter Dr.

Expected Completion: End of season

Information: QAP, 770-0803; DOT, 770-0803

4. Jewel Lake Rd. btwn. 63rd Ave. and Aviation Ave.

Jewel Lake Rd. and Spenard Rd. will be closed at International Airport Rd. beginning Friday, August 3rd at 8:00 PM through Monday, August 6th at 6:00 AM. Right turns from Spenard Rd. and Jewel Lake Rd. onto International Airport Rd. will remain open at all times. Please follow construction signs for detour routes.

Expect nightly intermittent lane restrictions, short delays and new traffic patterns on Jewel Lake Rd. between 8:00 PM and 6:00 AM. Be alert to narrow lanes at all times throughout the construction zone. Travelers carrying wide loads are advised to use alternate routes if possible.

Expected Completion: November, 2012

Information: DOT, 561-2012

5. Victor Rd. btwn. 100th Ave. and Dimond Blvd.

Victor Rd. from 100th Ave. to Kingsford Park will be closed until further notice. Residential access will remain open. Please follow construction signs for detour routes. Drivers should expect intermittent lane restrictions and utility work between 7:00am - 6:00pm, Monday through Saturday.

Expected Completion: End of season

Information: DOT, 770-5677; Roger Hickel Contracting, 279-1400

6. New Girdwood Townsite Improvements

Drivers should expect single-lan traffic, detours and new traffic patterns on Hightower Rd. Please follow construction signs for detour routes via Linbald and Holmgren to Girdwood Place.

Expected Completion: September, 2012

Information: CUI, 243-8667; DOT, 770-5677

7. Anchorage Market & Festival

Drivers should expect lane restrictions on W. 3rd Ave. between C St. and E St. on Saturdays and Sundays from 5:00 AM to 6:00 PM through September 9th for the Anchorage Market & Festival. Please use caution in the area and watch for pedestrians.

Expected Completion: September 9, 2012

Information: Webb's Consulting, 272-5634

8. Eklutna River Bridge at Old Glenn Hwy.

The Eklutna River Bridge at Old Glenn Hwy. is closed to vehicular traffic until further notice. Please use alternate routes.

 Expected Completion: TBA

9. 40th Ave. btwn. Piper St. and Wellness St.

40th Ave. pedestrian facilities between Lake Otis Pkwy, and Folker St. will close to bicycle and pedestrian traffic as needed to complete retaining wall and misc. work. Alternating closures of the north and south pedestrian facilities are anticipated until completion of the project. Bicycle and pedestrian traffic will be detoured to the opposite pedestrian facility.

Local residents on 40th Ave. between Piper St. and Dale St. will have access via Dale St. or Piper St. Residents and businesses along Dale St. will have access via Dale St.

Expected Completion: Summer, 2012

Information: Pruhs Construction, 770-6820

10. E. 4th Ave. btwn. Bunnell St. and Boniface Pkwy.

Drivers should expect intermittent full closures on E. 4th Ave. between Bunnell St. and Boniface Pkwy. for storm drain work. The closure area will move along E. 4th Ave. at various locations. Residents will maintain limited access. Please follow detour routes.

Expected Completion: August, 2012

Information: Pruhs Construction, 279-1020

11. W. 74th Ave. at Rovenna St.

Drivers should expect intermittent closures on W. 74th Ave. between Arctic Blvd. and Rovenna St. and on Rovenna St. between W. 75th Ave. and W. 76th Ave. for storm drain improvements. Please follow detour routes.

Expected Completion: July, 2012

Information: Southcentral Construction, 953-2190

12. ML&P Substation 22 Project (Midtown Area)

Drivers should expect a single lane closure on Northern Lights Blvd. between C St. and Eureka St. on Saturday, August 4th for curb and sidewalk repairs.

Eide St. has a southbound lane closure between Benson Blvd. and W.30th Ave. through the week. Expect Eide St. to be open following paving, weather permitting.

Eureka St. is closed between W. 32nd Ave. and W. 34th Ave. West 34th Ave. will be closed between Eureka St. and C St. beginning Friday, August 3rd. W. 34th Ave. between A St. and C St. is open, but watch for crews repairing curb and sidewalks.

Information: Municipal Light & Power, 263-5283

13. Seward Hwy. btwn Girdwood and Bird Point

Expect nightly single-lane traffic and flagging operations between 7:00 PM and 6:00 AM Monday through Thursday and between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM Friday through Sunday.

Expected Completion: Mid-September, 2012

Information: DOT, 1-888-672-4462

14. Muldoon Rd. btwn. Debarr Rd. and Boundary Ave.

Drivers should expect daily lane restrictions on Muldoon Rd. between Debarr Rd. and Boundary Ave. between 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Please refer to message boards for updated information.

Expected Completion: October, 2012

15. Lake Otis Pkwy. at Northern Lights Blvd.

Drivers should expect lane restrictions at the intersection of Lake Otis Pkwy. and Northern Lights Blvd. between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM for utility work.

Expected Completion: Friday, August 3rd

Information: GCI, 868-8848

16. Cordova St. btwn. 1st Ave. and 2nd Ave.

Drivers should expect a full closure on Cordova St. between 1st Ave. and 2nd Ave. for road improvements. Please follow detour routes.

Expected Completion: August 23, 2012

Information: BC Excavating, 344-4490

17. Lake Otis Pkwy. btwn. E. 20th Ave. and Maple St.

Drivers should expect a sidewalk closure and a single northbound lane closure on Lake Otis Pkwy. between E. 20th Ave. and Maple St. for sidewalk and road improvements. Please use caution in the area.

Expected Completion: July, 2012

Information: Seacoast Construction, 345-5219

18. 9th Ave. btwn. Cordova St. and Gambell St.

Drivers should expect a full road closure on 9th Ave. between Cordova St. and Gambell St. for road improvements. Please follow detour routes.

Expected Completion: October, 2012

Information: Renegade Equipment, 346-2300

19. 3rd Ave. at Gambell St.

Beginning Monday, August 6th, drivers should expect a single lane closure on 3rd Ave. at Gambell St. for utility work.

Expected Completion: Monday, August 13th

Information: Municipal Light & Power, 279-7671

20. Northern Lights Blvd. at Cimarron Circle

On Friday, August 3rd between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM, drivers should expect a single lane closure on eastbound Northern Lights Blvd. at Cimarron Circle for utility work. Please use caution in the area.

Information: GCI, 868-0316

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