FRANKLIN COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT 1699
The Franklin County Public Works Department is comprised of Accounting and Administrative Services, Road Maintenance and Operation Division, Engineering and Traffic Services Division, Geographical Information Systems Division, Solid Waste Division, and Motor Vehicle and Equipment Division. All divisions are committed to our responsibility to provide safe, economical, and environmentally sound public road facilities and services.
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BNSF RAILROAD ROAD WORK STARTING AUGUST 10th.
STARTING TUESDAY AUGUST 11th, 2020 BURLINGTON NORTHERN SANTA FE WILL BEGIN WORKING ON VARIOUS ROAD CROSSINGS THAT WILL REQUIRE TRAFFIC TO BE REROUTED STARTING AT BETWEEN 4:30- 5 AM AND ENDING AROUND NOON EACH DAY. THE SCHEDULE FOR THE ROAD CLOSURES IS DEPENDENT ON THE PROGRESSION OF EACH SECTION OF ROAD, SEE DETOUR ROUTES BELOW FOR EACH SECTION OF ROAD. POINT OF CONTACT FOR TRAFFIC CONTROL IS ANDY BEGGS WITH SPOKANE TRAFFIC CONTROL (509) 9393-3270. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT THIS PROJECT PLEASE CONTACT FRANKLIN COUNTY AT 509-545-3514 OR BY EMAIL: PublicWorks@co.franklin.wa.us.
-CUNNINGHAM ROAD (ADAMS COUNTY): DETOURED AUGUST 11th AND 12th, 2020 (TRAFFIC CONTROL PLAN)
-MANTON WAY (CITY OF MESA): DETOURED AUGUST 14th, 2020 (TRAFFIC CONTROL PLAN)*
-HAILEY ROAD STARTING:DETOURED AUGUST 17th, 2020 (TRAFFIC CONTROL PLAN)*
* SUBJECT TO CHANGE
THE JUNIPER DUNES ROAD IS OPENED
The newly constructed 4.3 mile road to the Juniper Dunes Recreation Area is located one mile east of Peterson Road (private)
UNDERSTANDING BRIDGE WEIGHT LIMIT SIGNS IN FRANKLIN COUNTY
Recently, Franklin County has been required by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to have our bridges evaluated for carrying Specialized Hauling Vehicles (SHV). To fulfill this requirement, Franklin County contracted with KPFF Consulting Engineers to load rate bridges which met the criteria for this requirement. As a result, several bridges in Franklin County were required to be posted. The purpose of the following links is to help Franklin County road users to better understand the bridge posting signs.
For the most current details or for additional questions about these bridge weight limits, please cotnact Franklin county Public works at 509-545-3514 or by email at PublicWorks@co.franklin.wa.us
COUNTY ROAD PROJECTS
For County Road Projects information CLICK HERE