Montana Department of Transportation

Traveler Information

Travel Conditions

Construction Report

July 21, 2017 at 04:46 PM

This report is available by telephone at 511 or 1-800-226-7623. For the hearing impaired, call the TTY number 1-800-335-7592.

For additional information call (406) 444-6372

TRAFFIC FINES DOUBLE in highway work zones. The law also sets fines and jail sentences for reckless endangerment of highway workers.

MINOR DELAYS (up to ten minutes) can be expected through these projects with anything over ten minutes being noted in the description. Watch for equipment, flaggers, and workers along the road. Expect reduced speed limits.


Active Construction Projects

I-15 - Mile Marker 37.9 to 45.9
Red Rock - Clark Canyon.
Starting July 24th, 2017, median work will begin to install traffic crossovers.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures.
I-15 - Mile Marker 150.9 to 157.7
Bernice to Basin.
**Milling work will be in progress in the southbound and northbound lanes from mileposts 150.9 to 157.7.
***A 12 foot width restriction is in place from milepost 150.9 to 157.7. Wide loads over 12 feet heading north on I-15 will be staged at milepost 150.9. Wide loads over 12 feet heading south on I-15 will be staged at milepost 160.0.
Oversized loads will be piloted Monday - Thursday, between 7:00 am to 9:00 am.
**Each driver must coordinate their arrival time at least 48 hours in advance by calling Keith Johnston with Mountain West Traffic Control, Monday - Friday between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, at 406-490-8390 or 406-782-1422.
EXPECT: Milling activities; Width Restriction of 12 feet; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures; Grooved Surface; Flaggers.
I-15 - Mile Marker 189.9 to 194
Lewis and Clark/Jefferson County Line north to just north of Custer Avenue.
Passing lane closed, crack sealing operations are to take place between July 19th and July 22nd. There will be single lane traffic in either direction.
EXPECT: Crack sealing activities; Reduced Speeds of 45 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures.
I-15 - Mile Marker 192.2 to 193.1
Helena - Between Capitol Interchange and Cedar Interchange.
The two crossovers on the northbound and southbound bridges are functional. The southbound bridge is closed to traffic. The northbound passing lane on I-15 will be closed to allow the southbound traffic passage. Wide loads are permitted through the project, please use caution.
Please watch for workers in the work zone, safe travels.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Reduced Speeds of 45 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures.
I-15 - Mile Marker 217.5 to 222
5 Miles South of Wolf Creek Interchange to Sieben Interchange (Exit 216).
There is a 12-foot width restriction in place. Wide load staging areas will be mile marker 222 for southbound and mile marker 217.5 for northbound. Wide loads will follow a pilot car Monday through Thursday from 7:00 am to 9:00 am. This width restriction will start on Thursday June 15, 2017, and will be in effect for approximately six weeks. Proper permit carriers may seek alternative routes around the width restrictions. To assist in coordinating wide loads through the project, please contact Cody Cunningham at Mountain West Holding Company at (406) 490-8390 for more information.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; Width Restriction of 12 feet; Reduced Speeds of 45 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures.
I-15 - Mile Marker 256.5 to 270.8
Interstate between Cascade and Ulm extends north for 14.3 miles.
Project is located on Interstate 15 beginning at mile post 256.5 (just north of Cascade) and extends north for 14.3 miles to mile post 270.8 Chip seal operations started on July 13th and will continue through July 18th. Painting and brooming will continue through July 21st.
EXPECT: Chip sealing activities; Loose Gravel; Reduced Speeds of 45 MPH; Single Lane Traffic.
I-15 - Mile Marker 282 to 286
Emerson Jct to Manchester.
Roadway reconstruction. We will be having a wide load restriction on I-15 from Emerson Jct to Manchester MM 282.2 - 285.9.
** Wide loads will be piloted through 8 AM to 10 AM Monday thru Thursday. This will be in effect until mid-September. We will have staging areas for the wide loads to park in. North bound will be at the truck stop located at the top of the hill by the airport. South bound will be located at the pull out at approx MM 288. There will be signs directing the wide loads in these locations.
***There are staging areas for the wide loads to park.
> The northbound staging area is at the Gore Hill truck stop by the airport.
> The southbound staging area is at the pullout between the Vaughn and Manchester exits at MP 288.
There will be signs to direct wide loads to these locations. Please contact Gaylen at Poteet 406-830-5076 with any travel concerns.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Width Restriction of 12 feet; Reduced Speeds of 65 MPH; Single Lane Traffic.
I-15 - Mile Marker 328.1 to 397.1
Near Brady and extends north 69.2 miles near Sweet Grass.
Contractor is installing fence out on the R/W therefore not impacting traffic. Contractor is installing cattle guards on the NB & SB on & off ramps of the Swayze Interchange this week. Motorists should use EXTREME caution and be aware of equipment and personnel close to the roadway
EXPECT: Fencing activities; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Traffic.
I-90 - Mile Marker 0 to 1
IN IDAHO EXIT 69 (MULLAN) TO THE MONTANA STATE LINE.
This is an Idaho DOT construction project and has been suspended for the winter.
Project WEB Site: Idaho Transportation Department
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities.
I-90 - Mile Marker 5.7 to 23.3
I-90 Between Taft Interchange and St. Regis MM 5.7 TO MM 23.3 E & W Bound Lanes.
***Effective Immediately***
All West Bound loads over 14 feet wide must take an alternate route until further notice. Modular Homes 14 foot restriction does not include eves.
***All East bound loads over 16 feet wide must take an alternate route until further notice.
Bridge work activities in progress.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Reduced Speeds varying from 35 to 55 MPH; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers.
I-90 - Mile Marker 14.5 to 29.6
Drexel - East and West.
***Effective Immediately***
All West Bound loads over 14 feet wide must take an alternate route until further notice.
Modulare Homes 14 foot restriction does not include eves.
Traffic is now single lane through the project traveling in their respective sides on the interstate.
*All Eastbound loads over 16 feet wide must take an alternate route until further notice.
Bridge work in progress. Watch for worker and equipment.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Width Restriction of 16 feet; Reduced Speeds varying from 35 to 55 MPH; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers.
I-90 - Mile Marker 23 to 23
4.3 miles east of Deborgia in the east and west bound lanes..
At various locations throughout the Missoula District there will be bridge inspection work.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers.
I-90 - Mile Marker 84 to 94.4
I-90 between the Wye and Huson.
will begin building crossovers on July 24th.
EXPECT: Median activities; Reduced Speeds varying from 55 to 65 MPH; Single Lane Traffic.
I-90 - Mile Marker 104.5 to 104.9
Orange Street Interchange.
Landscaping work on shoulders
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Delays between 5 and 10 minutes.
I-90 - Mile Marker 234 to 234
Homestake Pass Guardrail Replacement.
Guardrail replacement work being performed at the Homestake Interchange.
EXPECT: Guardrail activities; Reduced Speeds of 45 MPH; Single Lane Closures.
I-90 - Mile Marker 240.1 to 249.2
Pipestone - Whitehall.
**A 12 foot width restriction is in effect.
*Loads over 12 feet wide will be escorted Monday through Thursday, between 8:00 am and 12:00 pm. Each driver must coordinate their arrival time at least 48 hours in advance by calling Keith Johnston with Mountain West Traffic Control, Monday - Friday between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm at (406) 490-8390 or (406) 782-1422.
**Two-way traffic is in effect from mileposts 242.4 to 248.1.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; Width Restriction of 12 feet; Detour; Reduced Speeds of 65 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures.
I-90 - Mile Marker 332 to 337
Yellowstone River - Livingston.
*Bridge repair in progress.
**Staging areas are available on each end of the project for loads between 12 and 18 feet in width. These loads will be escorted through the project site Monday through Thursday each week, between 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM.
32- J loads (loads greater than 18 feet wide, 150 feet long, and 17 feet high) must contact the Prime Contractor at (406) 490-8390 Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, before traveling to make special arrangements to be escorted through the project site on a case-by-case basis. 32- J carriers will be required to enter into a written agreement with the prime contractor to receive trip permits. All carriers may also consider use of alternate routes.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Width Restriction of 12 feet; Reduced Speeds of 65 MPH; Single Lane Traffic.
I-90 - Mile Marker 526.2 to 529.1
Eastbound lanes, Lodge Grass Area.
Work off of the shoulder with possible lane closures.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
I-90 - Mile Marker 552 to 552
IN WYOMING (NORTH OF SHERIDAN).
This is a Wyoming DOT construction project.
For more information, please visit Wyomings website at: www.wyoroad.info.com.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Width Restriction of 12 feet; Detour.
I-94 - Mile Marker 0 to 7
Project begins at Pinehills Interchange at M.P. 0.0 where I-90 and I-94 converge. The project extends northeast 6.9 miles on I-94 to M.P.7.0 ending 0.8 miles east of Pryor Creek Interchange.
**ACTUAL WIDTH RESTRICTION IS 11 FEET 6 INCHES****
Milling, overlay, seal & cover, bridge deck treatment, guardrail and signing work in progress.
**Lane closure and detour on the Pryor Creek Bridge (milepost 6.5) and Huntley Interchange Bridge (milepost 6.2). Traffic will be detoured down the off/on ramps in the westbound lane at Huntley Interchange.
WIDTH RESTRICTIONS AND SPECIAL CONDITIONS:
Widths will be restricted to 11 feet 6 inches. Wide loads exceeding 11 feet 6 inches wide must use an alternate route. Possible duration will be from April 17th through June 23rd.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Width Restriction of 11 feet; Detour; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Grooved Surface.
I-94 - Mile Marker 64.7 to 64.8
Hysham East and Westbound Rest Areas.
The rest areas will be closed beginning on April 10 2017 until March 1, 2018 for reconstruction.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Single Lane Traffic; Road Closure.
I-94 - Mile Marker 217.9 to 223.8
East of Glendive-East.
There will be two lane traffic in the eastbound lanes for 6.5 miles.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; Reduced Speeds of 65 MPH.
I-94 - Mile Marker 231.4 to 243.7
WIBAUX- EAST.
14 Foot width restriction for bridge work at MP 242.3.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Width Restriction of 14 feet; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures.
MT-1 - Mile Marker 14.1 to 26.9
West Valley - Georgetown.
Guardrail replacement will continue, and sign replacement will begin.
***A 10 foot width restriction is in place.
***Loads over 10 feet wide must use an alternate route.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; Width Restriction of 10 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures; Traffic Control by Signal Lights; Flaggers.
MT-117 - Mile Marker 10.8 to 11.2
Northeast Fort Peck.
There is a 10 foot width restriction. **Vehicles wider than 10 feet will need to take an alternative route. This will be in effect for 24 hours per day for 7 days a week until job is completed.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Width Restriction of 10 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Traffic Control by Signal Lights.
MT-13 - Mile Marker 26.2 to 47
Vida North and South.
Bridge deck crack sealing will be in progress.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Width Restriction of 12 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures.
MT-135 - Mile Marker 0 to 1
4-Way Stop in St Regis.
Work consists of building a bike path and side walk along the sides of the roadway. Reduced speeds for work along the shoulders of the roadway and approaches.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; Reduced Speeds of 30 MPH.
MT-2/HARRISON AVENUE - Mile Marker 83.3 to 86.5
Harrison Avenue - South.
*Concrete work in progress from Dewey Blvd. to Meadow Lark.
*Single lane closures will be in place in the northbound and southbound lanes from Dewey Blvd. to JCT MT-2 (milepost 86.5) due to above operation.
EXPECT: Median activities; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 0 to 10.6
Idaho State Line - East.
EXPECT: Guardrail activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Single Lane Traffic; Traffic Control by Signal Lights; Flaggers.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 12.8 to 12.8
East of MT-56.
14 FOOT WIDTH RESTRICTION through Tuesday, July 25th.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Width Restriction of 14 feet; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Traffic Control by Signal Lights; Flaggers.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 51.3 to 139.4
Clearwater Junction to Sun River.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project.
The striping phase is expected to be July 12th through July 20th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 107 to 112.7
MT-200/US-87 west of Grass Range.
Work is expected to begin Monday July 24, and will take place Monday - Thursdays
7 AM - 5:30 PM. Work is anticipated to last approximately 4 weeks (Aug 18).
*** Oversized loads will be allowed to travel Monday mornings until 12:00 PM, all day Fridays and weekends if permitting allows and are encouraged to choose an alternate route during work hours.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; Width Restriction of 10 feet; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 179.4 to 191.2
Beginning at Sand Springs continuing 11.8 miles east..
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Width Restriction of 16 feet; Delays up to 5 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Traffic Control by Signal Lights.
MT-37 - Mile Marker 37.3 to 66.8
EUREKA - South to Sheep Creek.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures.
MT-43 - Mile Marker 37 to 37
Butte District - Horizontal Curve Signing.
District wide, work will be at various locations on interstate, non-interstate, primary, and secondary routes.
*Sign installations currently taking place on MT-43, from Chief Joseph Pass to Divide, between mileposts 0.0 to 78.0.
EXPECT: Sign installation activities; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 25 MPH; Pilot Cars; Traffic Control by Signal Lights; Flaggers.
MT-82 - Mile Marker 1.4 to 6.8
Between Somers and MT-35.
Final epoxy striping operations are scheduled to take place on Monday, July 24th and will be completed the same day.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures.
MT-83 - Mile Marker 14.8 to 31.5
North of Seeley Lake on Hwy 83.
EXPECT: Guardrail activities; Delays up to 20 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Flaggers.
MT-86 - Mile Marker .9 to 2.1
Rouse-Oak / Story Mill - Bozeman.
***An 11 foot width restriction is in effect from Bond Street to Birdie Drive.
***Bryant Street is closed, use Bond Street for access to Bryant Street.
***East Griffin Road is closed. Use Story Mill Road for access to East Griffin Road.
*Street excavation, storm drain, and curb installation being performed.
Watch for haul trucks entering and exiting the work area. Be prepared for possible delays.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Width Restriction of 11 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 25 MPH; Gravel Surface; Flaggers; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
MT-87 - Mile Marker 0 to 8.6
Raynold's Pass North.
Striping operations will be taking place.
EXPECT: Striping activities.
S-227 - Mile Marker 0 to 13.3
Stockett Road.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. Epoxy paint application is expected to be July 25th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
S-238 - Mile Marker .4 to 7.2
Lewistown Southeast (Upper Springcreek Road) Secondary 238.
Contractor will be brooming on Thursday July 20th and striping on Friday July 21, 2017.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Width Restriction of 13 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers.
S-279 - Mile Marker 1.8 to 2.4
Intersection of Lincoln Road and Green Meadow Road.
Placement of roundabout. The detours on the project are operational now. The Lincoln Road/Green Meadow Road intersection still has both the Northbound and Southbound traffic on Green Meadow Road stopping at this intersection. North Green Meadow Road traffic will be detoured to the roundabout on Wednesday July 12, 2017 until Friday, July 21, 2017. Please watch the message boards for changing traffic patterns. Please use caution when driving this section of road and keep the speed limit to 25 mph on the project.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Loose Gravel; Reduced Speeds of 25 MPH; Rough Roadway Surface; Intersection Work; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
S-279 - Mile Marker 8.6 to 22
S-279 from Birdseye Road to Stemple Pass.
Crack sealing operations are taking place in 2-mile increments. Between July 17th through July 20th.
EXPECT: Crack sealing activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Single Lane Traffic; Flaggers; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
S-280/YORK RD - Mile Marker .9 to 15.4
Junction of York Road and S-430 to York.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. Epoxy paint application is expected to be July 20th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
S-297 - Mile Marker 20.7 to 25.7
Careless Creek North.
This project is on the gravel portion of Secondary 297 from 11 miles east to 16 miles east of Judith Gap, MT. Project entails regrading and paving of 5 miles along this gravel road.
EXPECT: Grading activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers.
S-330 - Mile Marker 0 to 36.4
Smith River Road.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. Epoxy paint application is expected to be July 26th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
S-366 - Mile Marker 0 to 13
I-15 Exit 345 Ledger Interchange to 13 miles East on S-366 Ledger Road.
Chip sealing will be taking place beginning Monday, July 24th and lasting until July 26th. Motorcycles are urged to use another route.
EXPECT: Chip sealing activities; Delays up to 15 minutes; Fresh Oil; Loose Gravel; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Gravel Surface; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
S-379/16TH ROAD NE - Mile Marker 0 to 14.1
Dutton East 14 Miles.
Located in Teton County, project begins just east of Dutton city limits at the intersection of Main Street and East Frontage Road, proceeds south on East Frontage Road for 0.5 miles to intersection of 16th Road NE (S-379) . AT MP 0.5 the route turns east on S-379 and proceeds to MP 14.1. Scheduled activities are top soil placement and guardrail placement, weather permitting.
EXPECT: Guardrail activities; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Traffic Control by Signal Lights; Flaggers.
S-409/WHITLASH ROAD - Mile Marker 0 to 6
Chester to 6 miles north (Whitlash Road) Detour Tiber Road.
Whitlash road closed to thru traffic 1 mile north of Jct with Highway 2. Detour is Tiber Road. Reconstruction work in progress
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Delays up to 10 minutes; Loose Gravel; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Flaggers.
S-430/CANYON FERRY ROAD - Mile Marker .5 to 9
Canyon Ferry Road.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. Epoxy paint application is expected to be July 20th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
S-453 - Mile Marker 0 to 5.1
East Lincoln Road from I-15 to Hauser Dam Road.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. Epoxy paint application is expected to be July 20th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
S-464 - Mile Marker 0 to 33.6
S-464 Duck Lake Road.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. The grinding phase will be July 25th with the fog, paint striping phase July 28th.
EXPECT: Rumble strip activities; Reduced Speeds varying from 35 to 55 MPH.
S-503/FOY'S CANYON ROAD - Mile Marker 4.8 to 8.4
Heron Park to Sunrise Court.
Final epoxy striping operations are scheduled to take place on Tuesday, July 25th and will be completed the same day.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures.
US-12 - Mile Marker 6.2 to 13.1
East of Miles City.
Paving and gaurd rail work in progress.
EXPECT: Paving activities; Width Restriction of 14 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Fresh Oil; Pilot Cars; Rough Roadway Surface; Single Lane Traffic; Traffic Control by Signal Lights.
US-12 - Mile Marker 11.1 to 23.4
Deep Creek Canyon.
*Excavation, surfacing operations, and pipe installation being performed.
*Rotomilling is scheduled to begin July 20th, 2017.
**Motorcycles strongly encouraged to use alternate route.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Width Restriction of 10 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Loose Gravel; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Gravel Surface; Single Lane Traffic; Traffic Control by Signal Lights; Flaggers; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
US-12 - Mile Marker 94 to 94
MADISON ST BRIDGE REHAB.
Bridge Work
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Single Lane Closures; Traffic Control by Signal Lights.
US-12 - Mile Marker 121.7 to 184
Bank Stabilization West of Ryegate and East of Roundup.
Bank Stabilization work will be in progress in four locations along US 12. Two of the locations are west of Ryegate and two locations are east of Roundup. Work will be off the roadway with no restrictions to travelers.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities.
US-191 - Mile Marker 35 to 42.8
Roy East.
EXPECT: Milling activities; Width Restriction of 15 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Loose Gravel; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Single Lane Closures; Grooved Surface; Flaggers; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
US-191 - Mile Marker 88.9 to 88.9
Bozeman Street Signalized Intersections.
Traffic signal upgrades will take place at 56 different signalized intersection locations city wide. To reduce impacts to traffic, work will be performed during nighttime hours.
*Expect delays of up to 10 minutes.
EXPECT: Intersection activities; Single Lane Closures; Intersection Work; Flaggers.
US-2 - Mile Marker 6.3 to 6.3
Yaak River Bridge, West of TROY.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers.
US-2 - Mile Marker 11.6 to 11.6
Kootenai River Bridge, West of TROY.
EXPECT: Guardrail activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Traffic; Flaggers.
US-2 - Mile Marker 141.5 to 142.6
South Fork of Flathead River Bridge - HUNGRY HORSE.
**Midnight Friday night, July 21st, until 3 AM Saturday morning, July 22nd, will be single lane traffic, with signals and flaggers. From 3 AM to 4:30 AM Saturday morning, July 22nd, the bridge will be CLOSED.
Use of Forest Service roads within the project boundaries has been restricted or prohibited for safety purposes. Details can be obtained from the Hungry Horse Ranger District of the Flathead National Forest. REF: Order # D06-138-S-17.
EXPECT: Paving activities; Reduced Speeds of 45 MPH.
US-2 - Mile Marker 142.6 to 189.8
HUNGRY HORSE to ESSEX.
EXPECT: Crack sealing activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Single Lane Traffic; Flaggers.
US-2 - Mile Marker 161 to 161.3
Deerlick Creek Bridge, East of WEST GLACIER.
Paving operations are complete.
EXPECT: Guardrail activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Flaggers.
US-2 - Mile Marker 197 to 255
US-2 Glacier County (inside of reservation).
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. The grinding phase will be July 19th through July 20th with the fog, paint striping phase July 24th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds varying from 35 to 55 MPH.
US-2 - Mile Marker 379.2 to 381.4
Junction US 87 East (Havre).
Paving is complete, starting miscellaneous operations at this time, chip seal will begin Monday July 24.
EXPECT: Chip sealing activities; Single Lane Closures.
US-20 - Mile Marker 0 to 9.4
Targhee Pass.
Striping operations in progress.
EXPECT: Striping activities.
US-212 - Mile Marker 38.7 to 62.8
Big Horn and Rosebud, County (US 212 between MP 22.2 to 62.8).
This project starts in Billings district at MP 22.2.
Working off shoulder in Ashland, boring utlitlies and constructing lumineer bases
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities.
US-212 - Mile Marker 41.9 to 42.3
Intersection of US 212 and MT 39.
Maximum width allowed is 16 feet.
EXPECT: Intersection activities; Width Restriction of 16 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Gravel Surface; Rough Roadway Surface; Single Lane Traffic; Intersection Work; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
US-212 - Mile Marker 45 to 56.4
Beartooth Highway - approximately 12 miles south of Red Lodge to the WY State Line.
The road will be closed each evening between 8 p.m. and 8 a.m. Sunday through Thursday. The road will be OPEN Friday and Saturday nights. This work schedule is expected to be in place until mid-late August. All work will take place during the evening hour closures. There will be no restrictions when the gates open at 8 a.m. each morning. Travelers may encounter a milled surface and/or an abrupt edge where paving ended for that day.
**A note for motorcycle traffic: there will be NO gravel surface as a result of this work.
EXPECT: Overlay activities.
US-212 - Mile Marker 69.6 to 76.9
7 Miles East of Ashland to 14 Miles East of Ashland.
Maximum width allowed is 16 feet. Expect up to a 15 minute wait for the pilot car with 2 miles piloted during working hours.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Width Restriction of 16 feet; Detour; Loose Gravel; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Rough Roadway Surface; Single Lane Traffic; Traffic Control by Signal Lights; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
US-287 - Mile Marker 0 to 7.2
Quake Lake Road.
Striping operations in progress.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Traffic Control by Signal Lights.
US-310 - Mile Marker 42.5 to 52.5
South of Laurel at intersections of Whitehorse South & North Roads and Whitehorse Ranch Road.
Heavy equipment traffic at the intersections of Whitehorse South Road & Whitehorse North Road.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; Reduced Speeds of 25 MPH; Intersection Work.
US-87 - Mile Marker 0 to 7.1
Armington Junction to Judith Basin County Line.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. Epoxy paint application is expected to be July 24th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
US-87/US 191 / MT 200 - Mile Marker 79 to 81.1
Lewistown West - Overpass.
EXPECT: Sign installation activities; Width Restriction of 14 feet; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures; Intersection Work; Flaggers.
US-87/LEWISTOWN WALKING PATHS - Mile Marker 80 to 82.5
City Loop Walking Paths - Abandoned Railroad (C).
EXPECT: Sidewalk activities; Width Restriction of 14 feet; Single Lane Closures; Intersection Work.
US-87/US 191 / MT 200 - Mile Marker 81.5 to 82.8
Lewistown Downtown Sidewalks (B).
EXPECT: Sidewalk activities; Width Restriction of 14 feet; Loose Gravel; Intersection Work.
US-89 - Mile Marker 0 to 50.3
Browning to Canadian Border.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. The grinding phase will be July 21st to July 24th with the fog, paint striping phase July 25th through July 27th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
US-89 - Mile Marker .1 to 7
Mission Interchange - North.
*Traffic reduced to one lane during daylight hours as crews work on reconstructing the roadway.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Delays up to 15 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Gravel Surface; Rough Roadway Surface; Single Lane Traffic; Traffic Control by Signal Lights; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
US-89 - Mile Marker 5.6 to 9.9
East of Kiowa.
Reconstruction work in progress.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Delays up to 5 minutes; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Gravel Surface; Rough Roadway Surface; Grooved Surface; Flaggers; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
US-89 - Mile Marker 22 to 62.5
Fairfield to Choteau.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project.
The fog and paint striping phase is expected to be July 21st.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
US-89 - Mile Marker 25.5 to 35.9
Neihart South to Mile Marker 17.9.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. Epoxy paint application is expected to be July 24th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
US-89 - Mile Marker 25.5 to 50.2
Hudson Bay Divide - North.
EXPECT: Crack sealing activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Pilot Cars; Single Lane Traffic; Traffic Control by Signal Lights.
US-89 - Mile Marker 55.8 to 59.6
North of Bynum.
Contractor building embankment, installing culverts and hauling placing/gravel at various locations throughout project. Motorists should use extreme caution around equipment and personnel on or close to the roadway
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; Delays up to 15 minutes; Loose Gravel; Reduced Speeds varying from 35 to 45 MPH; Pilot Cars; Gravel Surface; Single Lane Traffic; Traffic Control by Signal Lights; Flaggers; Motorcycles Consider Alt Route.
US-89 - Mile Marker 62.6 to 84.3
Junction with MT-44 to Browning "Y".
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. The fog, paint striping phase will be July 21st.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
US-89 - Mile Marker 62.6 to 84.3
Choteau to Junction with MT-44.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. The fog, paint striping phase will be July 20th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
US-89 - Mile Marker 71 to 87.4
Great Falls to Armington Junction.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project. Epoxy paint application is expected to be July 25th.
EXPECT: Striping activities; Reduced Speeds of 55 MPH.
US-93/RESERVE ST - Mile Marker 0 to .1
Between Brooks and McDonald St. on Reserve.
There will be partial lane closures.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Detour; Road Closure.
US-93 - Mile Marker 83.2 to 90.9
Lolo-Missoula.
**Road work will be from 7pm to 6am.**
Anticipate lane closures on Highway 93 from the Reserve St. intersection to the bridge over Lolo Creek in Lolo, to perform Micro-surfacing (Paving) operations. This operation will last through next week including weekends.
Expect traffic delays up to 15 minutes and slow-moving traffic in these areas. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Riverside Contracting, Inc. at 1-800-321-4964
Road report will be updated daily to reflect any changes to this present schedule
EXPECT: Paving activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures; Flaggers.
US-93 - Mile Marker 87 to 99
LAKESIDE to ROLLINS.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures.
US-93 - Mile Marker 159.5 to 187.4
Southend of Dickey Lake to the Canadian Border.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; Reduced Speeds of 35 MPH; Single Lane Closures.
7TH AVE, HAVRE - Mile Marker 0 to .3
7th Ave N in Havre from US-2 north three tenths of a mile.
Bridge deck preservation work in progress. Width restriction of 22 feet will be in place over the 7th Avenue viaduct. Turning restrictions will be in place for trucks and long loads going north over the 7th avenue viaduct **SUBJECT TO CHANGE**
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Width Restriction of 22 feet.
1ST AVE NORTH - Mile Marker 0 to 0
Billings-1st Ave North 25th Street to Division Street also Montana Ave and North 28th Street to North 30th Street.
Traffic signal installation and ADA sidewalk ramps at intersections.
EXPECT: Signal installation activities; Reduced Speeds of 15 MPH; Single Lane Closures; Intersection Work; Traffic Control by Signal Lights.
1ST AVE SOUTH - Mile Marker 0 to 0
Billings-1st Ave South from Broadway to State Ave also State Ave from 1st Ave South to Underpass Ave, Underpass Ave from State to Laurel Road, Laurel Road from Underpass to King Ave West..
New ADA sidewalk and ramp installation in progress.
EXPECT: Sidewalk activities; Single Lane Closures.
8TH AVENUE NORTH - Mile Marker .6 to 1.6
8th Avenue North between 15th and 26th Streets.
United Materials of Great Falls, INC is currently excavating and placing new curb and ADA corners on 8th Ave N on 23rd Street through 25th Street. Pederstrian detours in place. Asphalt milling to begin on July 21st, 2017 in eastbound lane. Paving to follow. Road closures will be in place.
EXPECT: Intersection activities; Detour; Road Closure; Intersection Work.
FOUR BUTTES ROAD - Mile Marker 1.5 to 1.5
West of Scobey on Four Buttes Road.
Beginning June 1, 2017
EXPECT: Bridge activities; Detour; Road Closure.

Completed Construction Projects

I-15 - Mile Marker 257 to 258 (Completed)
1 mile north of Cascade.
I-15 - Mile Marker 268 to 270 (Completed)
2 Miles South of Ulm.
I-94 - Mile Marker 114.1 to 123.5 (Completed)
3.7 miles W of Hathaway / 5.7 miles E of Hathaway.
MT-141 - Mile Marker 0 to 19.5 (Completed)
SF 109 Missoula Horizontal Curves.
MT-141 - Mile Marker 19.6 to 32.7 (Completed)
SF - 109 Missoula Horizontal Curves.
MT-38 - Mile Marker 28.6 to 28.6 (Completed)
Approximately 25 miles west of the junction with HWY 1 near Philipsburg on the Skalkaho Road..
S-241 - Mile Marker 1.1 to 6 (Completed)
Harlem to 6 miles North of Harlem.
Sweeping and fog sealing operations to begin Wednesday, July 19th. Project planned to end Friday, July 21st. Motorcycles please use another route.
S-348 - Mile Marker 0 to 14 (Completed)
1.1 miles Northwest of Phillipsburg Mt..
Work is complete
S-522 - Mile Marker 1.5 to 1.6 (Completed)
Huntley Area.
RESERVE STREET - Mile Marker 0 to .1 (Completed)
Between Brooks ST to 39th ST on South Reserve and between Brooks ST and Pattee Canyon Dr on 39th ST.

Inactive Construction Projects

I-15 - Mile Marker 12.7 to 12.9 (Inactive)
Monida - Lima Seismic Retrofit.
*There are two bridges associated with this project. The northbound bridge at Monida, mileposts 1.4 to 1.7, and the southbound bridge at Lima, milesposts 12.7 to 12.9.
*Project inactive until final epoxy striping in August 2017.
I-15 - Mile Marker 205 to 209 (Inactive)
Bottom of North Hill - Helena.
This project is currently inactive. Workers are moving jersey rail.
***There are no restrictions at this time.
I-15 - Mile Marker 270.8 to 282.2 (Inactive)
Interstate 15 beginning at mile marker 270.8 to 282.2, near Ulm extends north for 11.4 miles.
No work scheduled. Stripping will occur in July 2017.
I-15 - Mile Marker 291 to 301 (Inactive)
I-15 Vaughn North MM 291-301.
Final painting in early to mid August
I-15 - Mile Marker 343.3 to 354.6 (Inactive)
4.5 miles north of Conrad.
No work this week. Project begins at RP 343.3 and extends north 11.1 miles to RP 354.6 (the Pondera-Toole County Line). Contractor doesn't plan to perform seal and cover operations until the week of July 24th. Motorists should use caution around equipment and personnel on the roadway.
I-15 - Mile Marker 396 to 396 (Inactive)
Mile Marker 398 at Sweetgrass.
Project is substantially complete.
I-90 - Mile Marker 36 to 51 (Inactive)
I 90 Lozeau Interchange East Bound and West Bound Lanes.
Crews are cleaning and sealing bridge decks.
*Bridge MP 36 - MP 38 EB
I-90 - Mile Marker 38 to 39 (Inactive)
WB Lane E of St Regis.
Work suspended at this time.
I-90 - Mile Marker 43.7 to 49.7 (Inactive)
From 3.9 miles west of Superior to 2.1 miles east of Superior..
Micro Surfacing activities will take place. Lane closures with flaggers and trucks entering and exiting the work sight.
Watch for equipment and workers in work zones.
I-90 - Mile Marker 398.5 to 408.3 (Inactive)
West of Columbus, east and westbound lanes..
Chip seal has been completed. Epoxy striping to be done at a future date.
I-94 - Mile Marker 87.9 to 92.2 (Inactive)
Beginning at the Colstrip Interchange continuing 4.3 miles East..
A width restriction of 16 feet will be in effect starting July 24, 2017.
MT-200 - Mile Marker .1 to .5 (Inactive)
MT 200 & Old Hwy 10-Bonner.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 7.5 to 9 (Inactive)
Rainbow Bend east of Bonner.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 220.5 to 230.2 (Inactive)
7 miles east of Jordan continuing 10 miles east.
MT-287 - Mile Marker 1.2 to 1.2 (Inactive)
1.2 MILES SOUTHWEST OF ENNIS..
DETOURS WILL BE POSTED.
MT-43 - Mile Marker 8.9 to 10.2 (Inactive)
17 miles west of Wisdom (Trail Creek).
This project is inactive until Spring of 2017.
MT-44 - Mile Marker 14.1 to 28.4 (Inactive)
Valier to Junction with I-15.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project.
MT-7 - Mile Marker 15.8 to 23.7 (Inactive)
12.3 miles South of Baker to 20.2 Miles South of Baker.
MT-83 - Mile Marker 4 to 33 (Inactive)
MT-83 4 miles north of Hwy 200 and Mt 83 to 20 miles north of Seeley Lake.
Waiting On Signs
S-109/KALISPELL BYPASS - Mile Marker 2.5 to 5.2 (Inactive)
West of Kalispell.
Work has been postponed until further notice.
Project WEB Site: Kalispell Bypass
S-231 - Mile Marker 4.7 to 4.9 (Inactive)
Green Meadow Road.
Signs and delineator installation.
S-284 - Mile Marker 13.6 to 14.1 (Inactive)
13 Miles East of Helena on Canyon Ferry Road..
Delineators will be installed.
S-314 - Mile Marker 25.4 to 31.8 (Inactive)
North of Decker.
No work at this time. Epoxy work to be completed at a future date.
S-336 - Mile Marker 0 to 7.8 (Inactive)
15 miles north of Baker.
S-345 - Mile Marker 10.1 to 10.8 (Inactive)
Patterson and South 19th - Bozeman.
*Waiting for final epoxy striping.
S-408 - Mile Marker 0 to 19.5 (Inactive)
Sunny Slope Road.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project.
S-430/CANYON FERRY DRIVE - Mile Marker .5 to 1 (Inactive)
.5 miles past the York Road intersection.
Work is temporarily suspended.
S-431 - Mile Marker 0 to 20 (Inactive)
Fairfield-Power Road.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project.
S-432 - Mile Marker 27.2 to 46.5 (Inactive)
Crack Sealing Project on South Rudyard Road.
Crack sealing--On hold due to weather.
S-453 - Mile Marker 1.4 to 1.8 (Inactive)
Intersection of Lincoln Road and Collins Road.
Sign installation beginning on Monday, April 3rd.
S-471 - Mile Marker 0 to 10 (Inactive)
Thompson Pass Road, West of Thompson Falls.
Project is currently inactive.
US-191 - Mile Marker 7 to 18.5 (Inactive)
7 Miles N of US-2 on US-191.
US-2 - Mile Marker 150.1 to 150.6 (Inactive)
Junction with Lake Five Road, East of Coram.
Waiting for Epoxy Striping to be scheduled.
US-2 - Mile Marker 221.5 to 222.3 (Inactive)
Intersection of US-2 and US-89 (Browning Y).
Work suspended on project until final epoxy application
US-2 - Mile Marker 223.7 to 223.7 (Inactive)
Mile Marker 223.7 East of Browning at Junction of US-89.
Project is substantially complete.
US-2 - Mile Marker 254.6 to 256 (Inactive)
Cut Bank-Urban.
No activity on the project.
US-212 - Mile Marker 22.2 to 38.6 (Inactive)
Bighorn (milepost 22.2) to Rosebud County (milepost 62.8).
No work at this time.
US-3 - Mile Marker 3.2 to 6.1 (Inactive)
Billings Airport to Zimmerman Trail.
No work at this time. Epoxy striping to be completed at a future date.
US-3 - Mile Marker 6.4 to 16.5 (Inactive)
Billings Area, Zimmerman Trail proceeding northwest towards Acton.
No work at this time. Epoxy striping to be completed at a future date.
US-87 - Mile Marker 43.4 to 52 (Inactive)
Bridge near Fort Benton.
The bridge work has been completed. Seal, cover, and striping are yet to be finished, somethime in late July 2017.
US-87/US 191 / MT 200 - Mile Marker 81.4 to 81.5 (Inactive)
Lewistown West - Sidewalks.
Sidewalk work from 15th street to 13th street is INACTIVE.
US-89 - Mile Marker 8.5 to 22 (Inactive)
Sun River "Y" to Fairfield.
Mobile centerline rumble strip project.
US-89 - Mile Marker 14 to 14 (Inactive)
Yankee Jim Canyon - North.
Project work is currently idle. Guardrail replacement work expected to begin after Labor Day.
US-93 - Mile Marker 47.1 to 47.1 (Inactive)
The intersection of US 93 and Main/Marcus ST..
US-93 - Mile Marker 62 to 66 (Inactive)
Mittower Road--North.
US-93 - Mile Marker 83.4 to 84 (Inactive)
Lolo city limits.
US-93 - Mile Marker 129.8 to 145 (Inactive)
WHITEFISH to OLNEY.
Work temporarily suspended.
SMELTER AVE NW - Mile Marker 0 to .2 (Inactive)
Smelter Ave NW between Riverview Blvd and 5th St NW.
United Materials of Great Falls, INC has completed paving on Smelter Ave. Roadway open for traffic. Anticipate partial closure on Monday, July 24, for utility work. Chip Seal anticipated for August.
24TH AVE S FROM 13TH TO 17TH S - Mile Marker 0 to 0 (Inactive)
South Central Arterial-Great Falls: 24th Ave S from 13th St to 17th St.
Final epoxy paint application tentatively scheduled for end of July.
26TH STREET SOUTH - Mile Marker 0 to .9 (Inactive)
26th Street South from 10th Avenue South to Central Avenue.
Final epoxy paint application tentatively scheduled for end of July.
OVERLOOK DRIVE - Mile Marker 0 to .3 (Inactive)
Overlook Drive from 10th Avenue South past the Vistors Center.
Final epoxy paint application tentatively scheduled for end of July.
4TH AVE SW - Mile Marker 0 to .5 (Inactive)
4th Avenue SW from 6th Street SW to Central Avenue West.
Final epoxy paint application tentatively scheduled for end of July.