Naches-Tieton Road to be closed another week

YAKIMA COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICES NEWS RELEASE -- Beginning Monday, May 19, the Naches-Tieton Road closure between Rosenkranz and Ranger roads will be extended for a second week to complete a paving project.

The section will be open this weekend to motorists.  It will be re-closed on Monday for five days.

A detour route is being provided via Young Grade Road to Naches Heights Road. The detour is approximately seven miles long, and is estimated to require an additional 10 minutes travel time.

The road section is expected to reopen Friday afternoon, May 23, 2014. The remaining closure between North Cowiche and Rosenkranz roads will remain in effect until further notice.

For more information, please go to: http://www.yakimacounty.us/publicservices/naches-tieton-road/index.php or call Yakima County Public Services at 574-2300.