yakima street project

Prep Work on MLK Jr Underpass Starts Today
Martin King Jr. Blvd. is being prepped for closure between First Avenue and First Street. Mowat Construction Company will begin moving equipment and materials into the area near the BSNF Railroad tracks crossing MLK, Jr. Blvd. in preparation for the start of construction on Yakima's newest unde…
Natural Gas Line Relocation to Interrupt Traffic Flow
Traffic through the intersection of 5th Avenue and “I” Street will be interrupted from Wednesday, Feb. 13th through Friday, Feb. 15th while a project is underway to relocate a 6-inch natural gas line.
Cascade Natural Gas crews will be working from 6:30 a...
Yakima Streets Repairs to Cause Traffic Delays
Drivers are encouraged to avoid portions of “I” Street and 5th Avenue next Monday and Tuesday while a crack-sealing project on those roads is underway.
Beginning on Monday, July 16, City of Yakima crews will be crack-sealing “I” Street...
Removal of Train Tracks Will Cause Traffic Delays
A section of unused railroad tracks that cross 1st Street at H Street will be removed this Thursday, June 14th. The removal of the unused tracks will begin at 6:00 a.m. on Thursday. Work to take out the tracks and repave the area with asphalt is expected to be completed by 4:00 pm that day...
Yakima Sidewalks and Traffic Signs To Be Improved
Look down, you'll soon seen some improvements in sidewalks. Yakima recently received over $800,000 to increase visibility of traffic signals and install new sidewalk ramps.  The money will also upgrade traffic signs and add sidewalks and is broken into two separate projects...
Road Work May Cause Delays
While a grind and overlay project is underway, D Street between 1st Street and 3rd Avenue will be closed to traffic from 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m daily from May 14 to May 17.
Additionally, Front Street will be closed to southbound traffic at E Street, although northbound traffic will still be …