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SE 240th Road Closure - 4th Update

Post Date:02/05/2018

SE 240th Road Closure 4th Update (03/21/2018):
In the interest of public safety, a final closure of S.E. 240th will occur effective midnight, March 21, until mid-day March, 22, 2018 to complete the stamped center island concrete work.  Please exercise caution while using the detour route.  Daytime closures will continue until improvements to the sidewalks, utilities, final paving and road striping have been completed.  Thank you for your continued patience.

SE 240th Road Closure 3rd Update (03/12/2018): 
For the safety of the traveling public while the contractor pours the center concrete traffic island for the new round-a-bout, the 2nd of the planned 24-hour road closure begins the morning of Monday, March 12th and will be closed until mid-day on Tuesday, March 13th.  Please use caution when travelling the detour routes in the area.  Thank You for your patience. 

SE 240th Road Closure 2nd Update (03/05/2018 - Afternoon):
The road closure of SE 240th from Maple Valley Highway to 231st SE has been revised to be closed on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 night through Thursday, March 8, 2018.

SE 240th Road Closure 1st Update (03/05/2018 - Morning):
ROAD CLOSURE: SE 240th from Maple Valley Highway to 231st SE will be closed Tuesday March 6, 2018 night through Wednesday, March 7, 2018 

The project contractor will close S.E. 240th from Maple Valley Highway to 231st S.E. the night of Tuesday, March 6th; specifically, the road closure is needed for safety reasons and to expedite the construction schedule.  We would like to remind drivers to be cautious and slowdown in the construction zone especially while the lanes are narrowed. Staff is anticipating additional future nighttime road closures will be required to complete the center island and for road paving activities.  We will send an updated notice on the future work, as the details are set.  Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience.  The contractor and the City are working diligently to get this completed as soon as possible.

For any questions, please feel free to call the City of Maple Valley Construction Inspector Tom Bowen at 206-391-8160.


Roadway construction project-traffic impacts:  SE 240th road closure from Maple Valley Highway east to 230th Avenue S.E.  The road closure work starts 2/5/2018. Periodic road closures will be occurring on weekdays, 8:00 am to 5:00 p.m., between 2/5/2018 and 4/3/2018 as part of accelerating the construction of the roundabout to reduce overall disruption to the travelling public before the summer season.  A detour route has been set up to redirect traffic to S.E. 244th to assist entering onto Maple Valley Highway, flaggers will be posted at the 244th intersection to assist with entering Maple Valley Highway.  There will be a period during this work that the road will be a gravel surface until weather conditions allow for paving and concrete construction activities.  There may be a need for a 24-hour closure to allow concrete work to be completed, notice will be provided if that becomes necessary.  For any questions, please feel free to call the City of Maple Valley Construction Inspector Tom Bowen at 206-391-8160.

Road Closure - SE 240th ST - Feb 2018