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Construction & Traffic Alert

Post Date:10/26/2018 8:00 AM

Sidewalk and Lane Closures – Expect Delays
Capitol Boulevard: Israel Road to 73rd Avenue

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
October - December

Capitol Boulevard SW, between Israel Road SW and Tumwater Boulevard SW, will be reduced to one lane of traffic each direction. Work will occur Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Sidewalks will be closed temporarily, with detours when possible.

A contractor is making improvements to the intersection, including upgrades to the traffic signal system, and installation of new sidewalk ramps that meet ADA requirements.

Traffic control and flaggers are on site to assist drivers through the work zone. Please drive slowly through the work zone, and comply with all instructions from flaggers.

Capitol Blvd  

This work is part of the Capitol Boulevard Widening – Tumwater Boulevard to 73rd Avenue Project. For more information about this project, visit the City website.
Call the City of Tumwater Public Works Department at (360) 754-4140 with construction questions or concerns.
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