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Traffic Alerts for Yakima/Ellensburg area

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UNION GAP--If you're heading out Sunday night or early Monday morning, you might want to avoid the Valley Mall Boulevard exit of Interstate 82.

Washington Department of Transportation crews will divert traffic on Rudkin Road, Valley Mall Boulevard and the on-and-off ramps of I-82.

Utility companies are relocating power lines.  Delays could be up to ten minutes until 6:00 a.m. Monday.  Crews will be back at work Monday night at 6:00 p.m.

Also, D.O.T. will close one lane of State Route 821 for nine miles starting at 9:00 a.m. Monday.

Traffic will be delayed on Yakima River Canyon Road just south of Ellensburg, from mile post 3 to mile post 12.

Work will go on Monday through Thursday of this week from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.