YAKIMA, Wash.-- On
Tuesday, the city of Yakima is starting another phase of the Grind and Overlay
are working on repaving the section of road here on Tieton between 40th and
intersection of 40th Avenue and Tieton was closed to through traffic until
around mid-morning Tuesday for a complete replacement of the asphalt.
caused a short delay for drivers in the area and people getting to Eisenhower
High School where there was little to no access to the East side of the school's
Avenue between Tieton and Nob Hill Boulevard will be restricted to one lane in
each direction for road resurfacing starting Tuesday night.
town, drivers in Yakima can expect traffic delays after the city shut down
another busy street for annual maintenance.
are working to resurface 66th Avenue between Englewood avenue and Scenic Drive.
section of road will be closed to through traffic from 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
said traffic delays will happen, but detours will be made for people who need
to get around the road construction.
The Grind and Overlay project is costing the
city about $5 million.