Travel Impacts & Concerns


It is dangerous and illegal to drive around a “road closed” sign. Penalties include a $423 fine.

Road Closures or Delays

Public Works' Projects

Thurston County Public Works staff works with contractors and our own crews throughout the year on many projects to improve and maintain the county's infrastructure. You can find a list of these current and proposed projects here and in the 6-year Transportation Improvement Plan . Locations of the currently active projects are shown on the map above. You can find more information by clicking on each project's info pop-up.

Travel Restrictions for Large Loads

The following roads currently have weight or travel restrictions on them. This information is provided for haulers. Please contact our office at 360-867-2300 to obtain an oversize load permit. It is the hauler's responsibility to verify the route prior to the trip & prior to obtaining the permit.

  • Reeder Rd SE - Weight restriction
  • Holmes Island Rd SE - Weight restriction
  • Old Hwy 99 SE between Waldrick Rd SE & Offut Lake Rd SE - height restriction