Parks Highway MP 44-52
IRIS #s: Z529140000, Z529290000, Z543730000/Federal #s: 0A41025, 0A41026, 0A41029


Project Description

In September 2010 the State of Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF) finalized the environmental assessment (EA) for the project, selected the preferred alternative, and received a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Parks Highway MP 44-52 Lucus Road to Big Lake Road project from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). The FONSI cleared the way for the detailed design of the project to begin.

Phase 1, Lucus Road to Church Road is complete.

Phase 2, Church Road to Pittman Road. Construction will begin with utility relocations in fall 2015. The road construction be in full swing summer 2016 with completion planned for 2017. Once construction begins additional information will be available on

Phase 3, Pittman Road to Big Lake Road. Right-of-way acquisition negotiations have begun and construction is scheduled for 2018.

Keep checking the project web site as the team periodically posts  updated information showing the design in progress. Visit the public involvement page to send the team questions or comments.

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