Alert Updated 6:37 am 1/13/2021
Construction US 2 both directions
On US 2 between milepost 102 and 103 (east of Leavenworth), Thursday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., expect flagger controlled traffic and delays of 20 minutes where a contractor is performing emergency rock scaling work at the location of last week’s mudslide. Work previously planned for Tuesday and Wednesday was rescheduled due to inclement weather.
Jan. 12, 2021
Contacts: Lauren Loebsack – Communications (509) 860-0000
Rock scaling work on US 2 east of Leavenworth delayed due to weather
LEAVENWORTH – Severe winter weather throughout the region has forced the delay of the scheduled rock scaling work on the slope east of Leavenworth. Tuesday’s work has been delayed, and the project is now planned for Wednesday and Thursday.
A contractor for the Washington State Department of Transportation will perform scaling work 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday as conditions allow. Traffic control to complete this project will require delays of 20 minutes. Travelers between Leavenworth and Wenatchee should plan longer than normal travel times during working hours.
Updates will be shared on the travel alert page, and on Twitter @WSDOT_East.
Hyperlinks within the release:
- WSDOT Central Washington travel alerts: https://www.wsdot.com/traffic/trafficalerts/central.aspx
- @WSDOT_East: https://twitter.com/WSDOT_East