Construction Traffic Delays
Clark County - 360.397.6118 ext. 4944
NE 119th Street, NE 87th Avenue to NE 112th Avenue – road improvements
A contractor working for Clark County is completing landscaping work along this section of 119th Street. The work is scheduled to be complete by spring of 2021.
Drivers should expect intermittent minor delays and lane closures.
More information is available on the county’s website: https://www.clark.wa.gov/public-works/ne-119th-street.
Highway 99 Pavement Improvements
A contractor working for Clark County is performing construction activities as a part of the Highway 99 Pavement Improvements project. Work will take place from Northeast 78th Street to Northeast 134th Street. Drivers should expect delays in the work zone during construction. Work includes localized widening, guardrail, crack sealing, pavement repair, pre-leveling, placing hot mix asphalt, curb ramps, and traffic control. This project is scheduled to complete in summer 2020.
Northeast 72nd Avenue at NE St. Johns Road Intersection – Intersection work
A private contractor will be working in the intersection modifying the existing median and installing new curb and sidewalk required for a new development. Drivers should expect traffic revisions within the area. Work is scheduled to be complete by the end of March 2020.
Main Avenue between Depot Street and NE 291st Street
A contractor is working to complete roadway and sidewalk construction from Ridgefield to the Wildlife Refuge. Expect some travel delay related to periodic lane closures with flaggers.
2019 Traffic Signal Upgrades
Contractor will improve existing traffic signal systems, upgrade and relocate existing school zone flashing lights and repair damaged signal systems and fiber optic lines. This work will be performed intermittently at 10 locations:
- Northeast 47th Avenue at Northeast Minnehaha Street
- Northeast 13th Avenue at Northeast 78th Street
- Northeast 10th Avenue at Northeast 199th Street
- Northeast Tenney Road at Northeast 139th Street
- Northeast 16th Avenue at Northeast 78th Street
- Northeast 58th Avenue at Northeast 78th Street
- York Elementary School – Northeast 152nd Avenue
- Pleasant Valley Primary School – Northeast 50th Avenue
- Northwest Lakeshore Avenue at Northwest 78th Street
- Northeast 78th Street from Northeast Highway 99 to Northeast St. Johns Road
The work on Northeast 78th Street from Northeast Highway 99 to Northeast St. Johns Road involves repair to fiber optic lines, requiring temporary sidewalk closures during the work.
The contractors will complete the work as materials and resources become available, so last-minute changes to scheduled locations may occur. This type of signal work is typically complete within one to three days, so drivers should not expect lengthy delays.
Electrical – Boring conduit and pour control cabinet foundation
Monday, Jan. 13 to Friday, Jan. 24: Crews with WSDOT’s contractor, Mill Plain Electric, will close the two left-turn lanes from westbound Northeast 78th Street to southbound I-5. The two lanes on the on-ramp will also be closed.
City of Vancouver - 360.487.7750
Sewer Improvement Project: ‘F’ Street, E 16th Street, and E 11th Street, near McLoughlin Blvd.
This sewer improvement project will rehabilitate approximately 42 sanitary sewer laterals that service properties within the Arnada and Harney Heights neighborhoods. Work will occur underground and use trenchless construction methods to minimize disruption to commuters. Construction is scheduled at night, from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., Monday night through Friday night. Work is anticipated to start on January 20, with completion scheduled for mid-February. Vehicles and pedestrians should watch for traffic control signs, cones and construction equipment.
Sewer Improvement Project: Kevanna Park, North Image & Burnt Bridge Creek Neighborhoods
As part of the City’s Sewer Connection Incentive Program, a City contractor will provide sanitary sewer service to approximately 50 properties in the Kevanna Park, North Image and Burnt Bridge Creek neighborhoods. Work started in mid-December as the contractor installs 8-inch sanitary sewer pipe, sanitary sewer laterals and manholes. In general, construction in residential areas will occur from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. However, work may continue as late as 8 p.m. and could take place on weekends, if needed. The project is anticipated to be completed in late February 2020, weather and construction conditions allowing.
Sewer & Water Improvement Project: NE 32nd Street, east of NE 86th Avenue
As part of the City’s Sewer Connection Incentive Program, a City contractor will provide sanitary sewer service to approximately 16 residential properties in the Ogden neighborhood along NE 32nd Street. The existing water main in the street will also be replaced during construction. The overall project includes installing a new water main and also installing 8-inch sanitary sewer pipe, sanitary sewer laterals and manholes. The work is anticipated to start in mid to late January. In general, construction in residential areas will occur from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. However, work may continue as late as 8 p.m. and could take place on weekends, if needed. The project is anticipated to be completed in late March 2020, weather and construction conditions allowing.
Sewer Improvement Project: Port Way, West 16th Street and Thompson Avenue
This sewer improvement project, located in the Fruit Valley Neighborhood, will rehabilitate an existing large-sized sewer pipe to prolong its service life. Work will occur underground near Port Way, West 16th Street and Thompson Avenue. The contractor will use trenchless construction methods minimizing disruption to commuters using these streets, although commuters may experience some traffic impacts and delays. Construction is expected from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and as late as 8 p.m., if needed. The project is anticipated to be completed in March 2020.
Development Projects Citywide
A variety of private development projects are occurring throughout the City of Vancouver. Some may include street, utility or right of way improvements or impacts. For information about these projects, please visit: www.cityofvancouver.us/projects.
Washington State Department of Transportation - 360.905.2060
PLEASE NOTE: Daytime traffic impacts typically take place between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., and nighttime impacts are between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m. Times may vary based on weather and other (construction-related) variables
No scheduled traffic impacts