Monday, Tuesday clear for drivers on Highway 101 around Lake Crescent

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK — Drivers can expect clear sailing with no delays on U.S.Highway 101 around Lake Crescent on Monday and Tuesday.

The Federal Highways Administration’s geotechnical survey is complete and no work is scheduled on Monday and Tuesday, said Penny Wagner, Olympic National Park spokeswoman, in a news release.

The next phase of work for Strider Construction is guardrail installation which may begin later this week, she said.

Work restricted

Through late September, road work is restricted to two hours after sunrise to two hours before sunset.

Strider Construction Inc. of Bellingham is in its second of three seasons of work to rehabilitate 12 miles of the highway around Lake Crescent in a project costing $27.5 million.

Construction seasons are from March through mid-November.

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