Lolo Pass Road improvements

Status

In design phase.

Updated: Feb. 17, 2021

Stabilize the riverbank and prevent erosion, and preserve the road surface by adding two inches of pavement from Hwy 26 to Muddy Fork Road.

Why

To help protect the roadway from damage in future flood events and to preserve access to the national forest.

Schedule

  • Construction start: Aug. 2021
  • Construction complete: Oct. 2021

Traffic impact

Single-lane closures are expected and may cause delays of up to 20 minutes between Hwy 26 and Muddy Fork Road, but a complete closure is not anticipated. 

Current activities

Design of roadway.

Funding

  • Project estimate is $4.2 million
  • Funding is provided from the Federal Lands Access Program matched with County Road Funds.
     
 
Contact
Department Staff
Mike Ward
Project Manager
503-742-4688