Montana Department of Transportation

Traveler Information

Travel Conditions

Construction Report

August 22, 2014 at 03:51 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 120.7 to 121.1
Nissler Interchange Project on I-15/I-90.
Project is located at the Nissler Interchange where I-90/I-15 merge - work begins on I-90 one mile west of Nissler Interchange, and begins on I-15 1/2 mile south of Nissler Interchange. Wide load detour will be in place. Wide loads over 12 feet taking I-15 south will be staged at the Rocker Truck Stop, north side of the Interstate. Wide loads over 12 feet on I-15 north will be staged at a lane closure at milemarker 119. Exit 219 south will be closed to wide loads. Also a height restriction will be in place. I-90 eastbound loads over 15 feet 4 inches in height taking I-15 south will continue on I-90 East to Continental Drive Interchange - exit 228 - 8 miles east of the Rocker Interchange and then go back on I-90 West to stage at the Rocker Interchange. Oversized loads will be piloted through the project Monday through Thursday between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. - each driver will have to coordinate their arrival time with Keith Johnston of Mountain West Traffic Control at 406-490-8390 at least 48 hours in advance of arrival. Tied with this project is the Silicon Mtn Tech Park & Port project which begins at the I-15 junction with German Gulch Road - be aware of increased haul truck traffic in the area. Slope work and fill removal in progress.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; height restriction of 15 feet; width restriction of 12 feet; reduced speed of 45 MPH; single lane traffic; single lane closures.
I-15 - Mile Marker 121.6 to 124
Rocker Eastbound Climbing Lanes & Neversweat Bridge.
City Center Exit 124 eastbound/northbound will be closed - traffic will have to use the Montana Street Exit 126. Interstate access on Iron Street in Butte will be closed to thru traffic. Traffic wanting to access I-15/I-90 southbound/westbound will be detoured to the Montana Street Exit. Wide load restriction beginning Thursday, August 18th from milemarker 123.8-125.3. Wide loads over 12 feet heading north on I-15 will be staged at milemarker 119.0; wide loads over 12 feet heading east/north on I-15/I-90 will be staged at milemarker 217.0; wide loads over 12 feet heading west/south on I-15/I-90 will be staged at milemarker 126.5. Oversize loads will be piloted through Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Each driver will have to coordinate their arrival time with Keith Johnston (Mountain West Traffic Control) at 406-490-8390 at least 48 hours in advance of arrival.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; width restriction of 12 feet; reduced speed of 45 MPH; single lane closures; road closure.
I-15 - Mile Marker 130 to 133.7
Butte to 3 miles north..
Project scheduled to begin Monday August 25th in southbound lane.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; single lane closures.
I-15 - Mile Marker 133.7 to 142.4
7-14 miles north of Butte (Elk Park).
Project sheduled to begin Monday August 25th. Work will be in various locations southbound.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; single lane closures.
I-15 - Mile Marker 201.9 to 202
Helena North - Adjacent to I-15 S.
The scale and access to the southbound scale turnout will be closed until further notice.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities.
I-90 - Mile Marker 0 to 170.1
I-90 Corridor from Lookout Pass to Garrison Junction.
Crews will be installing signs, striping and painting stop bars on all interchanges, rest areas and weigh scale ramps.
EXPECT: Sign installation activities.
I-90 - Mile Marker 5.9 to 7.1
Taft Interchange East, approximately 7 miles east of the Montana - Idaho border.
Rock Slide cleanup work is in progress.
EXPECT: Rock activities; width restriction of 12 feet; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic.
I-90 - Mile Marker 17 to 24
West of Drexel.
EXPECT: Chip sealing activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic.
I-90 - Mile Marker 42 to 49
Superior.
Westbound loads over 12 feet in width are required to be past Mile Post 42 prior to 7:30 a.m. Monday through Thursday.
No loads over 12 feet in width will be allowed outside of this designated time.
All other restrictions between Mile Post 01 and 55 are still in effect.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; width restriction of 12 feet; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane closures.
I-90 - Mile Marker 44 to 46
1 Mile NW of Superior.
Only westbound traffic will be impacted.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; width restriction of 13 feet; reduced speed of 45 MPH; single lane closures.
I-90 - Mile Marker 51 to 55
Clark Fork River - Rehab East of Superior.
Bridge Rehabilitation will begin.
Loads over 12 feet will be restricted between Mile Post 52 and 55, Monday through Thursday as follows:
Eastbound loads over 12 feet will be required to stage in the signed staging area at Mile Post 52. At 6:00 a.m. these loads will be piloted through the project to Mile Post 55
Westbound loads over 12 feet will be required to stage in the signed staging area at Mile Post 55. At 7:00 a.m. these loads will be piloted through the project to Mile Post 52.
Westbound loads over 12 feet in width will be required to be past Mile Post 42 prior to 7:30 a.m. Monday through Thursdays.
Any oversized loads missing the designated pilot times will be required to wait until the next opening to be piloted through the project.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; width restriction of 12 feet; delays between 15 and 20 minutes; detour; reduced speed of 45 MPH; pilot cars; single lane traffic.
I-90 - Mile Marker 105.7 to 110.3
Missoula-Bonner.
EXPECT: Milling activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; single lane closures.
I-90 - Mile Marker 172.6 to 188.6
Beck Hill to Deer Lodge and Garrison to Beck Hill.
Westbound wide loads will be detoured at the East Garrison Interchange - Exit 175 milemarker 175.5 - and will re-enter at the West Garrison Interchange - Exit 174 milemarker 174.4. Eastbound wide loads will be detoured at the West Garrison Interchange - Exit 174 - and will re-enter at the East Garrison Interchange - Exit 175. The Beck Hill Interchange - Exit 179 milemarker 179.2 - will be single lane traffic controlled by traffic lights.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; width restriction of 10 feet; detour; reduced speed of 45 MPH; single lane traffic; traffic controlled by signal lights.
I-90 - Mile Marker 298.8 to 300.2
East Belgrade Interchange - North.
Interstate bridges are now open. Single lane traffic on U-205 Frontage Road beginning at the intersection with Arizona Street extending 800 feet east. Allow extra time if traveling to Yellowstone Int'l Airport. Arizona Street is closed between Northern Pacific Avenue and the Frontage Road.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; detour; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; single lane traffic; single lane closures; road closure.
I-90 - Mile Marker 304 to 313
West Bozeman Interchange.
Work will be on bridges at 7th and on I-90 near Main Street.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; reduced speed of 45 MPH; single lane traffic; single lane closures.
I-90 - Mile Marker 390.9 to 414.8
Beginning 1 mile west of Reed Point extending to 4 miles east of Columbus..
There will be bridge work at several locations throughout the project. There will be crossovers and single lane closures & variable reduced speed in work zones. Eastbound traffic will be detoured around Springtime Interchange by using the exit & entrance ramps. WIDTH RESTRICTIONS & SPECIAL CONDITIONS: Wide loads exceeding 12 feet up to 13 feet 6 inches must call traffic control at 406-671-5212 to check current conditions which may require being escorted through the project. Loads requiring escorts may stage at the Greycliff Rest Area (Eastbound) and Park City (Westbound). Escorting will occur Monday - Friday between 8:00 am to 10:00 am Mountain Standard Time. Loads exceeding 13 feet 6 inches may contact 406-671-5212 before traveling to make special arrangements to be escorted on a case by case basis. Documentation from the contractor must be provided in order to receive trip permits or consider using an alternate route.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; width restriction of 12 feet; detour; reduced speed varying from 25 to 65 MPH; single lane closures.
I-94 - Mile Marker 83.7 to 87
EB and WB lanes from Colstrip Interchange going 3.3 miles west.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; width restriction of 16 feet; detour; reduced speed of 45 MPH; single lane traffic.
I-94 - Mile Marker 133 to 137
I-94 west bound driving lane near Miles City.
I-94 west bound between mile post 133-137 the driving lane will be closed for maintenance reparis. The closure will be Aug. 26th & 27th. The driving lane will be reopened on Aug. 27th in the afternoon.
EXPECT: Paving activities; single lane traffic; single lane closures.
MT-16 - Mile Marker 0 to 1.1
In Culbertson.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; flaggers.
MT-16 - Mile Marker 64.2 to 73.8
North of Froid.
EXPECT: Overlay activities; delays up to 15 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; single lane traffic; traffic controlled by signal lights; flaggers.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 46 to 99
PERMA - East and West.
EXPECT: Rumble strip activities; delays up to 15 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 55.9 to 56.9
Thompson River - East.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 75.8 to 83.1
Beginning 3 miles east of Lincoln and continuing east 7.2 miles.
Multiple flagging stations throughout project.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 30 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; gravel surface; grooved surface; traffic controlled by signal lights; flaggers; motorcycles consider another route.
MT-287/VIRGINIA CITY HILL - Mile Marker 5.7 to 13.9
Approximately 4 miles southwest of Ennis over the Virginia City Hill to Virginia City..
Sweeping & striping after chip seal sets up.
EXPECT: Chip sealing activities; delays between 15 and 20 minutes; fresh oil; loose gravel; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; single lane traffic; flaggers.
MT-35 - Mile Marker 10 to 10
10 miles Northeast of Polson.
Slope stabilization work continues, weather permitting, and is expected to take two or three weeks. Excavation work on the shoulder will include heavy equipment on or near the roadway.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
MT-56 - Mile Marker 16 to 34.7
1/2 mile South of Sanders County Line to US2.
Rut filling operations are expected to continue, as weather permits.
EXPECT: Rut filling activities; fresh oil; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
MT-59 - Mile Marker 0 to .6
Jct. of Tatro St & MT-59 and proceeding east to Milwaukee.
Curb & gutter work will have portions of Milwaukee Street closed during the working hours.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 10 minutes; detour; fresh oil; loose gravel; gravel surface; intersection work.
MT-59 - Mile Marker .2 to 1.2
Beginning on south 8th Street at the railroad crossing and continuing south on Stower to Sewell Ave..
This project's actual location is not on MT-59. ADA work is scheduled to begin August 25th, 2014.
EXPECT: Intersection activities; delays up to 5 minutes; intersection work; flaggers.
MT-59 - Mile Marker 4.4 to 9.1
3.2 miles south of Biddle to 1.5 miles north of Biddle.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities.
MT-59 - Mile Marker 9.1 to 22
1.5 miles north of Biddle to 14.3 miles north of Biddle.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; traffic controlled by signal lights.
MT-66 - Mile Marker 5 to 10
9 miles north of DY Junction at US 191 & MT 66.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; delays up to 15 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; gravel surface; flaggers.
MT-78 - Mile Marker 26.8 to 29.8
South of Junction S-419 - Stillwater County.
Single lane traffic at times. Flaggers and pilot cars. Small delays and a detour is in place at and around the culvert.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 15 minutes; detour; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; single lane traffic.
MT-80 - Mile Marker 43.1 to 48.7
Arrow Creek Slide Repair - 18 miles North of Stanford.
There are 24-hour-per-day restrictions for over weight vehicles and loads wider than 12 feet. Contact: PM Kyle Dubbs 406-538-1322; for current conditions and ability to pass through this construction zone with widths larger than 12 feet, or for overweight loads. Or dial 538-1300 to page construction crew staff.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; width restriction of 12 feet; weight restriction; delays up to 15 minutes; loose gravel; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; gravel surface; rough roadway surface; single lane traffic; single lane closures; traffic controlled by signal lights; flaggers; motorcycles consider another route.
MT-81 - Mile Marker 25.5 to 26.7
Eleven miles east of Denton - One mile east of Judith River Bridge.
Epoxy striping is estimated to be complete by August 28, 2014.
EXPECT: Striping activities.
MT-83/THE SWAN HIGHWAY - Mile Marker 77.8 to 82.7
From the Jct at S209 near Ferndale South 5 miles.
Operations are expected to take place this week, weather permitting.
EXPECT: Crack sealing activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
S-203 - Mile Marker 9.8 to 11.9
Florence East.
Bridge work continues. Expect work on the shoulders with delays.
The bike paths from Highway 93 to the fishing access on the Bitterroot River will be closed until the completion of the project.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; reduced speed of 45 MPH; flaggers.
S-215 - Mile Marker 0 to 4.9
KEVIN HIGHWAY NORTHWEST OF SHELBY.
CONTRACTED MILLING, OVERLAY AND CHIP SEAL WILL BEGIN AUGUST 18TH
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 15 minutes; pilot cars; rough roadway surface; single lane traffic; flaggers.
S-225 - Mile Marker .1 to 11
Bootlegger Trail - 2 Miles North of Great Falls.
Topsoil removal along mainline ditches in progress. Embankment and culvert extension being placed along roadway.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
S-238 - Mile Marker 68.5 to 68.7
Ryegate Sidewalks.
This project is on Secondary 238 from US 12 going north to 4th Ave. New curb and gutter, sidewalk and lighting will be installed through late August 2014.
EXPECT: Sidewalk activities; reduced speed of 25 MPH; single lane closures; intersection work.
S-240 - Mile Marker 2.8 to 3.1
Three Mile Creek to 2 Miles South of Chinook.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; loose gravel; reduced speed of 35 MPH; traffic controlled by signal lights.
S-275 - Mile Marker 1 to 1
Main Street in Deer Lodge.
Main Street Bridge over Cottonwood Creek will be closed and traffic detoured along 2nd Street by utilizing Rainbow Avenue to the north and Cottonwood Street to the south. Sign installation also in progress.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; detour; road closure.
S-300 - Mile Marker 1 to 1.2
Fish Creek Bridge - South of Ryegate.
The temporary bridge is open to traffic but no overweight loads, and no loads over 12 feet wide. Both over weight and over size vehicles can take the Barber / Ramage Road Detour.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; width restriction of 12 feet; weight restriction; detour; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic.
S-343 - Mile Marker 10 to 22.2
OILMONT HIGHWAY NORTH OF SHELBY.
WORK WILL BEGIN AUGUST 11TH AND LAST APPROXIMATELY 5 DAYS
EXPECT: Crack sealing activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
S-366 - Mile Marker 0 to 28.6
LEDGER ROAD NORTHEAST OF CONRAD.
CONTRACTED WORK WILL BEGIN APPROXIMATELY AUGUST 19th
EXPECT: Crack sealing activities; delays up to 15 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
S-424/THREE MILE DRIVE - Mile Marker .5 to .9
US93 ALTERNATE, West of Kalispell, North of US-2..
Overpass construction at Three Mile Drive is underway. Work is taking place off of the roadway and is not affecting traffic at this time.
Project WEB Site: Kalispell Bypass
EXPECT: Bridge activities.
S-472/BLUE SLIDE ROAD - Mile Marker 2.2 to 2.7
2 miles NW of Thompson Falls.
Slope stabilization work should be completed Thursday, August 21st. Excavation work on the shoulder will include heavy equipment on or near the roadway.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
S-508/YAAK RIVER ROAD - Mile Marker 18.8 to 19.3
10 miles South of YAAK.
Slope stabilization work continues for up to three weeks. Excavation work on the shoulder will include heavy equipment on or near the roadway.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
S-532 - Mile Marker 8.1 to 9.3
North of Laurel (Lipp Road).
Detour now in place with loose gravel and reduced speed throughout the project.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; detour; loose gravel; reduced speed of 35 MPH.
S-567/PIPE CREEK ROAD (LIBBY) - Mile Marker 0 to 20.1
LIBBY to YAAK.
Final epoxy striping continues through Friday, August 22nd, weather permitting.
EXPECT: Striping activities.
S-567/PIPE CREEK ROAD - Mile Marker 6 to 6
7 miles North of LIBBY.
Slope stability operations continue through Friday, August 22nd. Additional work will continue into next week.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; single lane traffic; flaggers.
S-569 - Mile Marker 18.5 to 22
From the junction with MT-43 heading north on S-569 towards Anaconda.
Paving and striping in progress, along with shoulder work and overlay with bridge work over French Creek.
EXPECT: Paving activities; fresh oil; loose gravel; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; gravel surface; rough roadway surface; single lane traffic; single lane closures; traffic controlled by signal lights; motorcycles consider another route.
US-12 - Mile Marker 17.1 to 20.1
Deep Creek Canyon east of Townsend.
Two way traffic restored during non-working hours. Contact Dick Anderson Construction at 406-459-7392 with project questions or concerns.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; delays up to 15 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; single lane closures; traffic controlled by signal lights.
US-12 - Mile Marker 71.7 to 77.1
Checkerboard Martinsdale East.
Chip seal in progress.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 20 minutes; loose gravel; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; gravel surface; rough roadway surface; traffic controlled by signal lights; motorcycles consider another route.
US-12 - Mile Marker 77.2 to 82.6
Baker to 6 miles west of Baker.
Width restriction will be in effect during working hours from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; width restriction of 16 feet; delays up to 15 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; single lane traffic; flaggers.
US-12 - Mile Marker 147.5 to 147.5
Lavina East Bridge.
Beginning Wednesday August 27, 2014 approximately one and a half miles east of the Lavina Junction (Jnct US 12 / MT 3) bridge work will be in progress. A width restriction of 12 feet will be in place.
EXPECT: Bridge activities; width restriction of 12 feet; delays up to 15 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
US-191 - Mile Marker 0 to 7
From the Junction of MT 3 & US 191 near Harlowton going north seven miles.
Detours have a gravel surface. Contractor is surveying, excavating, building embankment, installing culverts, and fencing. Motorcycles may want to consider an alternate route. Width restrictions are removed until September 2014.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 15 minutes; detour; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; gravel surface; rough roadway surface; single lane traffic; single lane closures; traffic controlled by signal lights; flaggers; motorcycles consider another route.
US-191 - Mile Marker 0 to 8
North of Big Timber.
Digout work has started. **WIDTH RESTRICTION of 12 feet.
EXPECT: Milling activities; width restriction of 12 feet; delays up to 15 minutes; loose gravel; reduced speed of 25 MPH; rough roadway surface; single lane traffic; grooved surface; traffic controlled by signal lights; flaggers; motorcycles consider another route.
US-191 - Mile Marker 33.4 to 37.9
Lebo Creek North & South - South of Harlowton, MT.
Paving and chip sealing are complete. All restrictions have been removed until seeding and epoxy striping can be scheduled, estimated for late September 2014.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities.
US-191 - Mile Marker 41.4 to 66.1
Gallatin Canyon Turn Lanes.
EXPECT: Chip sealing activities; delays up to 15 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; single lane traffic.
US-191 - Mile Marker 83.4 to 94.4
Missouri River North and South.
From 4.5 miles south to 6.5 miles north of the Missouri River Fred Robinson bridge - Epoxy striping is scheduled for September 2014.
EXPECT: Striping activities.
US-191 - Mile Marker 88 to 88.9
Main Street in Bozeman.
Construction will be on Main Street east of North 19th Avenue heading east to Grand Avenue. Traffic will be reduced to one lane for both eastbound and westbound traffic from 11th to 15th Street. 3rd Street will be closed to traffic north of Main. Paving, excavation and concrete work also in progress.
EXPECT: Grading activities; width restriction of 11 feet; single lane traffic; single lane closures; road closure.
US-2 - Mile Marker 16 to 20.1
3 miles East of Troy.
Sign installation work should be finished Thursday, August 21st, followed by final epoxy striping to be scheduled in September, which will complete the project.
EXPECT: Sign installation activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
US-2/LIBBY CREEK SOUTH - Mile Marker 44.9 to 48.6
12 miles southeast of Libby.
Crews continue work on the streambed through mid-September. Operations should not affect traffic.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities.
US-2/SWAMP CREEK - EAST - Mile Marker 48.8 to 53.6
16 miles East of LIBBY.
Work continues through the end of October including heavy equipment on the roadway.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
US-2 - Mile Marker 113.7 to 114.9
5 miles West of Kalispell.
This project includes two bridge replacements and highway reconstruction. The bike path is also being rebuilt and has been closed through the work zone. Work will continue through the summer. Until further notice, hours of operation will be Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 15 minutes; loose gravel; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; rough roadway surface; single lane closures; traffic controlled by signal lights; flaggers.
US-2/IDAHO STREET/LASALLE ROAD - Mile Marker 121.7 to 123.4
KALISPELL to EVERGREEN.
This project involves storm drain and highway reconstruction. Operations include milling, excavation, and median work.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 15 minutes; loose gravel; reduced speed of 25 MPH; gravel surface; rough roadway surface; single lane traffic; grooved surface; traffic controlled by signal lights; flaggers; motorcycles consider another route.
US-2 - Mile Marker 384 to 386.6
Havre to Approx 2.5 Miles East.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; rough roadway surface; single lane traffic; traffic controlled by signal lights.
US-2 - Mile Marker 406 to 412.9
Mill and fill bridges between Chinook & Zurich.
Work will begin August 8th
EXPECT: Milling activities; delays up to 15 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; single lane traffic; flaggers.
US-212 - Mile Marker 64 to 70.5
Red Lodge 8th Street to Robinson.
Broadway (HWY 212) is currently open. The detour route is available as well. Be aware there is a gravel surface between Beartooth Lane and 3rd Street. Paving continues in this section. Work has begun on the new sidewalk ADA ramps at all intersections south of 8th street on Broadway. Business access is available throughout.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 15 minutes; detour; fresh oil; loose gravel; reduced speed of 25 MPH; gravel surface; rough roadway surface; intersection work; flaggers.
US-287 - Mile Marker 39.4 to 52.2
North of the town of Augusta and extending 12.2 miles.
Road between Choteau and Augusta is open.
EXPECT: Shoulder activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH.
US-287 - Mile Marker 60.6 to 62
Intersection of US-287 with Broadwater County Roads Filson and Quarter Circle.
Excavation and borrow pit work in progress.Work will require traffic controlled by signal lights and/or pilot cars during working hours.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays between 15 and 30 minutes; reduced speed of 35 MPH; pilot cars; gravel surface; single lane traffic; single lane closures; traffic controlled by signal lights.
US-310 - Mile Marker 51.9 to 53.1
South of Laurel-Railroad Overpass.
Traffic is being detoured between mile posts 52 and 53 for about 1500 feet. Bridge contractor will continue to build new structures. Embankment is being placed for the new roadway alignment. Watch for haul trucks crossing the highway.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 15 minutes; detour; reduced speed of 35 MPH; flaggers.
US-87 - Mile Marker 83.2 to 86
Lewistown East -.
There are no restrictions until the epoxy striping; estimated by August 22, 2014.
EXPECT: Striping activities.
US-89 - Mile Marker 49.4 to 50.5
Monarch.
EXPECT: Culvert installation activities; width restriction of 12 feet; reduced speed of 35 MPH; gravel surface; rough roadway surface; single lane closures; flaggers.
US-89 - Mile Marker 64.6 to 70.5
Southeast of Dupuyer.
Sign installation and erosion control measures also in progress.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; reduced speed of 35 MPH.
US-93 - Mile Marker 18.9 to 36.8
Ravalli N & S.
EXPECT: Striping activities.
US-93 - Mile Marker 56.5 to 67.4
South of POLSON North to Jette Hill.
Crews will be applying temporary striping as weather permits. Final epoxy striping will be scheduled in September.
EXPECT: Striping activities.
US-93/JCT W RESERVE DR (S548) - Mile Marker 115.9 to 115.9
US93 ALTERNATE, North of Kalispell.
Shoulder work is underway and will not affect traffic. For more information, call Schellinger Construction at 406-892-2188
Project WEB Site: Kalispell Bypass
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities.
US-93/2ND STREET W - Mile Marker 128.5 to 129.7
West of WHITEFISH, from Karrow to Mountainside.
Major road surface repairs continue. Final completion is anticipated mid-July, 2015.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; delays up to 15 minutes; loose gravel; reduced speed of 25 MPH; rough roadway surface; single lane traffic; grooved surface; traffic controlled by signal lights; flaggers.
BILLINGS - MONTANA AVE - Mile Marker .2 to 4.3
Project is located in Billings on Montana Avenue and Laurel Road.
All major items have been completed. Working on punch list & clean up.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities.
MONTANA AVENUE - Mile Marker .2 to .2
Railroad crossing on Montana Avenue in Helena.
Railroad crossing improvement project is scheduled for Tuesday, August 19th through Thursday, August 21st. Traffic will be detoured to the west to National Avenue (it is also recommended to use Last Chance Gulch Street to the west), and to the east to North Roberts Street. Closures will begin at 8:00 a.m. and will conclude at 6:00 p.m. each day.
EXPECT: Miscellaneous activities; detour; road closure.
VAUGHN FRONTAGE ROAD - Mile Marker 4.3 to 7.9
Vaughn Frontage Road - West of Great Falls.
Sweeping and paint striping in progress.
EXPECT: Reconstruction activities; single lane closures; flaggers.

Completed Construction Projects

I-15 - Mile Marker 224.4 to 226 (Completed)
South of Wolf Creek.
Northbound driving lane will be closed Wednesday, August 20, 2014 for rut filling.
I-15 - Mile Marker 285.9 to 291.3 (Completed)
I-15 S Manchester to Vaughn.
I-90 - Mile Marker 259 to 261 (Completed)
COTTONWOOD HILL EAST OF WHITEHALL.
Work was completed at 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday, August 19th.
I-90 - Mile Marker 379 to 381 (Completed)
10 miles east of Big Timber.
I-90 - Mile Marker 543.5 to 554.4 (Completed)
Approximately 11 miles south of Wyola continuing to north of Wyola. Project is located entirely within the Crow Indian Reservation.
MT-141 - Mile Marker 6.1 to 11.8 (Completed)
Avon to 5 miles north.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 8 to 15 (Completed)
8 miles East of the Idaho Border-East.
MT-82/SOMERS-BIGFORK CUT ACROSS - Mile Marker 0 to 2 (Completed)
SOMERS-East.
duplicate entry to 2886
S-314 - Mile Marker 6.8 to 17.5 (Completed)
Junction with S-566 continuing south east 10.8 miles.
S-365 - Mile Marker 0 to .5 (Completed)
Main Street Brady.
Road closed for water line repair.
S-518 - Mile Marker .7 to .7 (Completed)
East Helena to Montana City.
Railroad crossing improvement project completed on August 18, 2014.
S-567/PIPE CREEK ROAD (LIBBY) - Mile Marker 12 to 20.1 (Completed)
Noisy Creek Road to Turner Mountain Road.
S-6902 - Mile Marker .8 to 1 (Completed)
West Railroad Street in Laurel.
Project has been completed.
US-191 - Mile Marker 16 to 26.6 (Completed)
Hilger East - 16 miles northeast of Lewistown.
Chip seal is complete.
US-191 - Mile Marker 114.9 to 118.1 (Completed)
North of Zortman Chip Seal.
complete.
US-212 - Mile Marker 62.7 to 69.2 (Completed)
Ashland to 7 miles east.

Inactive Construction Projects

I-15 - Mile Marker 54 to 64 (Inactive)
Barretts - Dillon.
Waiting for final striping.
I-15 - Mile Marker 287.7 to 287.7 (Inactive)
North of Great Falls.
I-15 - Mile Marker 301.4 to 309.2 (Inactive)
Power - North and South.
No work this week.
I-90 - Mile Marker 74 to 85 (Inactive)
Alberton Interchange to Huson Interchange.
I-90 - Mile Marker 150 to 162 (Inactive)
DRUMMOND AREA.
I-90 - Mile Marker 162.6 to 170.1 (Inactive)
Gold Creek - East of Drummond.
Chip Seal work may take place as far as milepost 172.6
I-90 - Mile Marker 274 to 290 (Inactive)
Between west Three Forks Interchange and two miles east of Manhattan Interchange.
Inactive until final striping.
I-90 - Mile Marker 287.4 to 287.4 (Inactive)
West of Manhattan Interchange.
I-90 - Mile Marker 354.3 to 549.8 (Inactive)
Ramps are located at 49 locations on I-90 between Springdale and Aberdeen and I-94 between Huntley and Sarpy Creek (M.P. 6.2 to 72.0) 8 locations are within the Crow Indian Reservation..
Signing and remaining striping work temporarily suspended and may possibly resume after Labor Day.
I-90 - Mile Marker 492.5 to 502.9 (Inactive)
Toluca to Hardin West.
No work at this time. Crack fill to begin August 18, 2014. **WIDTH RESTRICTION OF 16 FEET DURING DAYLIGHT HOURS.
I-90 - Mile Marker 509.6 to 509.6 (Inactive)
Project is located in Big Horn County at Crow Agency.
Work temporarily suspended.
I-90 - Mile Marker 533.1 to 533.1 (Inactive)
South of Lodge Grass.
I-94 - Mile Marker 7 to 13.4 (Inactive)
Ballantine.
Epoxy striping to begin in late August 2014.
I-94 - Mile Marker 46.7 to 67 (Inactive)
Custer to Hysham.
Epoxy striping to begin late August 2014.
I-94 - Mile Marker 98.6 to 98.6 (Inactive)
MCS Scale Site.
I-94/OLD HIGHWAY 10 - Mile Marker 182 to 182 (Inactive)
3 miles southwest of Fallon.
I-94 - Mile Marker 223.8 to 231.4 (Inactive)
Hodges Interchange - west.
MT-1 - Mile Marker 38.5 to 48.2 (Inactive)
Philipsburg Maxville.
MT-1 - Mile Marker 48.2 to 63.9 (Inactive)
Drummond - South.
MT-141 - Mile Marker 11.8 to 19.5 (Inactive)
1 mile north of Avon to 8 miles south.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 50.1 to 59.9 (Inactive)
Lambert-east.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 254.7 to 254.8 (Inactive)
13 miles west of Brockway.
MT-200 - Mile Marker 279.7 to 279.7 (Inactive)
MCS Scale Sites.
MT-23 - Mile Marker 0 to 2.8 (Inactive)
JCT MT-16 Continuing 2.8 miles East.
Project is inactive. Will apply final stripe in 30 to 45 days.
MT-28 - Mile Marker 3 to 5 (Inactive)
EAST OF PLAINS.
Crews installing guardrail and signs.
MT-37/LIBBY DAM - SOUTH - Mile Marker 9.6 to 17.2 (Inactive)
North of US2 Junction.
Final epoxy striping will be done in September.
MT-56 - Mile Marker 28 to 28 (Inactive)
6.5 miles South of US2.
Slope stability operations resume on Friday, August 22nd, and will continue for about one week.
MT-59 - Mile Marker 0 to 4.5 (Inactive)
Wyoming line to 4.55 miles North.
MT-59 - Mile Marker 53.4 to 63.4 (Inactive)
5 miles north of Cohagen to 5 miles south of Cohagen.
MT-82/SOMERS-BIGFORK CUT ACROSS - Mile Marker 0 to 2 (Inactive)
US93 to 2 miles East.
Crack seal operations are temporarily postponed.
MT-86 - Mile Marker 23.9 to 30.9 (Inactive)
Near Sedan.
S-209/BIGFORK-FERNDALE CUT ACROSS - Mile Marker 0 to 4.8 (Inactive)
East of Bigfork.
Final epoxy striping will be scheduled in September.
S-244 - Mile Marker 16.8 to 23.8 (Inactive)
Winnett South.
Overlay project is complete. Project is now inactive until further work is approved
S-254 - Mile Marker 17.4 to 23.4 (Inactive)
6.1 Miles South of Bloomfield to 2 miles North of Bloomfield.
Waiting on SWPPP transfer.
S-269 - Mile Marker 3.5 to 3.8 (Inactive)
South of Corvallis.
S-269 - Mile Marker 8.5 to 12.2 (Inactive)
Tucker Crossing N & S.
Crews will also be sealing bridge decks, installing new signs, and chip sealing (micro surfacing)
This project will have night work from 8:00 P.M. to 5:00 A.M.
S-278 - Mile Marker 0 to 8.8 (Inactive)
Jackson Interchange to 8 miles west.
Waiting for final striping.
S-288 - Mile Marker 5.4 to 5.4 (Inactive)
5.4 miles south of the Manhattan/I-90 interchange - Churchill Road.
S-323 - Mile Marker 0 to 66 (Inactive)
Ekalaka to Alzada.
Epoxy striping will take place around the first part of August. Final inspection of project will take place after that. Project will be complete once the SWPPP is transferred.
S-357 - Mile Marker 0 to 4.8 (Inactive)
Alder to 5 miles south.
Inactive until final striping
S-360 - Mile Marker 15.8 to 18.2 (Inactive)
15-18 miles west of White Sulphur Springs.
Waiting for final striping.
S-451 - Mile Marker 33.3 to 33.3 (Inactive)
3 miles south of Wyola.
Work temporarily suspended.
S-453 - Mile Marker 0 to 5.1 (Inactive)
Beginning at the I-15 / Lincoln Rd Interchange and extending 5.1 east to the jct with Hauser Dam Rd.
S-487/BIG MOUNTAIN ROAD - Mile Marker 4 to 7.2 (Inactive)
WHITEFISH, South from upper parking lot.
Final epoxy striping will be scheduled in September.
S-493 - Mile Marker 0 to .5 (Inactive)
Culvert northwest of Baker.
S-503/FOYS LAKE ROAD - Mile Marker 1.2 to 4.9 (Inactive)
West of KALISPELL.
Final epoxy striping will be scheduled in September.
S-548/WEST RESERVE/RESERVE LOOP - Mile Marker 2.9 to 3.3 (Inactive)
North of KALISPELL.
Final epoxy striping will be scheduled in September.
US-12 - Mile Marker 43.3 to 44.2 (Inactive)
Helena - Broadway from Park to Montana Ave.
Work taking place at the intersection of Livingston/Montana.
US-2/YAAK HILL - Mile Marker 5.2 to 5.2 (Inactive)
5 miles East of the Idaho Border.
Pavement milling to be scheduled in September
US-2 - Mile Marker 37.9 to 44.8 (Inactive)
2 miles East of Libby.
Final Epoxy Striping will be scheduled in September
US-2 - Mile Marker 40.1 to 40.1 (Inactive)
3 miles East of Libby.
Pavement milling to be scheduled in September
US-2 - Mile Marker 603 to 611.5 (Inactive)
Poplar - west.
US-212 - Mile Marker 36.9 to 37.2 (Inactive)
Muddy Creek Turn Lanes located in Big Horn County between Busby and Lame Deer..
Seeding to begin this fall.
US-212 - Mile Marker 97 to 105 (Inactive)
East and west of Boyes.
US-287/MADISON SOUTH - Mile Marker 17.6 to 36 (Inactive)
13 to 32 miles south of Ennis..
Sweeping & striping after chip seal sets up.
US-87 - Mile Marker 30 to 31 (Inactive)
Carter North.
US-89/10TH AVE S GREAT FALLS - Mile Marker 93.9 to 95 (Inactive)
10th Ave S, Warden Bridge to 18th Street South; Central Ave W, 3rd St to 9th St; 10th St N, River Dr to Smelter.
US-93 - Mile Marker 17.8 to 20.9 (Inactive)
Guardrail South of Hamilton.