Highway updates for Benton County

Benton County Courthouse

From Benton County Engineer Myron Parizek.

Thursday, Nov. 10, 2022

Highway 30
The Blairstown/Hwy 30 intersection opened yesterday afternoon.
Access to and from Hwy 30 and Blairstown is now possible.
The Van Horne/Hwy 30 intersection closed yesterday afternoon.
No access to Hwy 30 from Van Horne going south.
This will remain closed until the 4-lane project is completed next fall.
US Hwy 30 traffic has switched over to the new concrete pavement.
This will be 2-lane traffic until the 4-lane project is completed.
The intersections along Hwy 30 will be closed to the north between 16th and 23rd.

Hwy 21 interchange project
The short 4-lane segment of Hwy 30 between Salt Creek and 11th Ave is set to open on Monday, 11/14.
No access to Hwy 21.
Bridge construction over Hwy 21 will continue over winter throughout the 2023 construction season.

Urbana Roundabout
Final concrete paving to be completed this week.
Signage installation started on Monday and is progressing this week.
Pavement markings are scheduled for Monday, 11/14.
Hwy 150 is still closed to use the roundabout.
REVISED: 31st Ave and Sunset St are NOT able to use roundabout. The contractor has vehicles, equipment and construction materials still on the project in these areas.

Bridge Replacement/Box Culvert Construction on 59th St Tr
Backfilling the box culvert this week and then grading the road surface over top.
Hoping to be rocking the surface next week.

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