Upcoming closure on Palouse River Road #447 during project at Bluejacket Creek

KAMIAH, Idaho (August 23, 2019) – Visitors to the Palouse Ranger District of the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests should be aware of an upcoming temporary closure on a portion of Forest Service road #447 (Palouse River Road).

Starting September 9, the Palouse River Road will be closed between the junction with Forest Service road #381 and the junction with Forest Service road #767 for public safety during a culvert replacement project at Bluejacket Creek.

This road closure is scheduled to last approximately two weeks. An official closure order is available online at www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/nezperceclearwater/alerts-notices and is in effect until rescinded.

For the most up–to–date information about conditions on the Palouse Ranger District, please call the district office in Potlatch at (208) 875-1131. For questions or further information about the Bluejacket Creek project, call the district office and ask to speak with Engineering.



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