Highway 2 Widening Project

Fast Facts

Status: Completed
Construction Began: Oct. 26, 2016
Opened: May 3, 2018
Total Project Budget: $27 million

About the Project

Expanding Highway 2 from two to four lanes between E. 72nd and I-76 will help provide a higher level of service, improve safety, increase vehicle capacity, and accommodate pedestrians, bicyclists and vehicles. The area on Highway 2 between E. 112th Avenue and I-76 is being expanded as part of the new recreation center project. Highway 2 widening project elements include:

  • Widen from two to four lanes
  • Dedicated bicycle lanes
  • Acceleration, deceleration, turn lanes
  • LED street lighting
  • In-pavement lighting/reflectors
  • Landscape improvements
  • Raised and landscaped median

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Project Details

Construction Updates

April 2018

Construction trucks on road
Asphalt paving on Highway 2 between 88th and 96th avenues

Oct. 26, 2016 Groundbreaking Event

Watch the event video

Highway 2 widening groundbreaking