US 89 landslide repair project update

US 89 Landslide Repair (Sept. 2014)

If you’ve been keeping up with us here on the ADOT Blog, you know that crews are currently working on the US 89 landslide repair project near Page. You also know they’re busy blasting, digging and hauling approximately a million cubic yards of dirt and rock material that will be used to build a 1,400-foot-long buttress to stabilize and reinforce the mountain slope that carries US 89.

While we don’t have much that’s new to report (moving a million cubic yards of dirt will take while!), we did want to show you some recent photos of the progress. Taken just last month, the pictures above give a glimpse of all of the work that’s happening on the site…