construction of prefabricated aluminum head-walls and wingwalls, placement of riprap for
erosion protection, and road reconstruction.
South Tongass Highway Revamp
The $9.7 million state project will recon-
struct a highly-traveled area of the South
Tongass Highway in Ketchikan locally
known as Front, Mill, and Stedman Streets.
R&M Consultants is the engineer and Secon
is the general contractor. Pedestrian traffic
is a major challenge in this corridor due to
the high volume of cruise ship traffic. Im-
provements include increasing the capacity
of pedestrian facilities and upgrades to meet
current ADA requirements. The first phase
of construction began in late February and
includes sidewalk work on Stedman Street.
Construction will transition to roadbed con-
struction during summer 2018 in this same
Designs that take you to
Glacier Highway and Backloop Roundabout, Juneau