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Rock Blasting Closures on I-90

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SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Transportation and contractor crews will close part of Interstate 90 this week for rock blasting. 

The DOT says eastbound I-90 from Gold Creek and westbound I-90 from Price Creek will be closed for at least one hour, starting at 6 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. On Wednesday, the DOT says drivers should prepare for at least two hour delays. 

Maintenance crews will also be making repairs to several bridge decks on I-90 this week. Monday, crews plan to close the right westbound lane near milepost 53 from 8 AM to 3 PM.

During that time on Tuesday, crews will close two of the westbound lanes at milepost 50. On Wednesday and Thursday, crews will close the two eastbound lanes near milepost 37 from about 8 AM to 3 PM.