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I-82 Ramp Closures in Yakima for Nighttime Paving

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YAKIMA, Wash. - Drivers traveling on Interstate 82 at night will run into ramp closures this week at the Yakima Avenue interchange.

The state Department of Transportation says crews will be doing nighttime paving on I-82 and will intermittently close ramps Monday through Wednesday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Crews are repaving all lanes of I-82 between Selah and Union Gap. Crews are also repaving Yakima Avenue and the ramps at the Yakima Avenue and I-82 Interchange. The project should be complete mid-September.

Motorcyclists are encouraged to use alternate routes because the roads will have rough surfaces.

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