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Expect gridlock through Tacoma on I-5 this weekend

Crews working to resurface southbound Interstate 5 through Tacoma and expand the freeway for future HOV lanes will reduce southbound I-5 to two lanes this weekend. The restrictions between Portland Avenue and M Street will run from 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, to 5 a.m. Monday, Aug. 29.

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Part of Route 167 will be closed to replace a culvert near Pacific

Crews working for the Washington Department of Transportation will shut down state Route 167 near Pacific to install a new fish friendly culvert under the freeway.
Adam Lynn alynn@thenewstribune.com
Part of Route 167 will be closed to replace a culvert near Pacific 0:37

Part of Route 167 will be closed to replace a culvert near Pacific

Overturned gas tanker closes all lanes of I-5 in both directions 1:42

Overturned gas tanker closes all lanes of I-5 in both directions

Work nearly complete on Pacific Avenue bridge 1:09

Work nearly complete on Pacific Avenue bridge

Bus riders give thumbs up to free Wi-Fi plan 1:42

Bus riders give thumbs up to free Wi-Fi plan