Road Closures and Construction in Missoula
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On I-90, from the Montana - Idaho state line to six miles east of the state line, crews are resurfacing the roadway. Expect 55 mph speed limits, single lane closures, and 15 minute delays.
On I-90 from the Superior Area to the Tarkio area (between milepost 44 and milepost 63), expect two lane traffic and 45 mph speed limits for bridge construction.
On I-90, east of Tarkio between milepost 64 and milepost 67, crews are clearing and grubbing along the interstate. Expect 35 mph speed limits and single lane closures.
Beginning Monday, August 15, 2011, on I-90 at the Bonner Interchange, there will be lane closures and reduced speed limits. Vehicles over 17 feet wide will be restricted from traveling through the project from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Beginning Monday, August 22, 2011, on I-90 from the Tarkio area (milepost 66) to the Bonner area (milepost 109), work will begin on various structures. There will be single lane closures and reduced speed limits. Vehicles over 12 wide will be restricted from traveling through the project areas from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
On US-93, from two miles north of Woodside to one mile north of Victor, reconstruction road work is underway. There is an eleven foot width restriction, a signed detour at Woodside and Bell Crossing, and 25 mph speed limits. Expect rough roadway surfacing, loose gravel, traffic signals, single lane traffic, and short delays.
On US-93, in Lolo at the intersection of US-93 and Tyler Way, crews are installing traffic signals. Expect reduced speed limits and single lane closures.
On US-93, at the I-90 DeSmet Interchange (the Wye), there is road reconstruction work. Expect 35 mph speed limits and single lane closures.
On MT-135, 20 miles northeast of St. Regis, crews are working on the rock scaling project. Expect reduced speeds, single lane traffic, and 10 minute delays.
On Secondary 257 (Diamond Match Road), crews are installing signs. Expect 35 mph speed limits, short delays, and workers on the shoulders of the road.
On Secondary 472 (Blue Side Road) near Thompson Falls, road reconstruction work is in progress. Expect 35 mph speed limits, flaggers, and short delays.
Watch for workers in all construction areas and please obey all traffic signing. Violating highway work zone signs can result in doubled fines. Montana laws also set fines and jail sentences for reckless endangerment of highway workers. Expect to see law enforcement around work areas.