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Work Scheduled for East Beach Road and Lyre River Road: Minor Delays Anticipated

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Date: August 15, 2013
Contact: Rainey McKenna, 360-565-2985
Contact: Barb Maynes, 360-565-3005

Motorists traveling on East Beach Road and Lyre River Road along the north shore of Lake Crescent may encounter delays of up to 20 minutes as crews resurface two short segments of road on Tuesday, August 20. Work is scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. and continue until approximately 4:30 p.m.

Crews will patch the roadways to provide a smoother and safer ride for motorists.

Motorists are advised to slow down, drive with caution, and watch for workers, equipment, and traffic control devices.

Current road information is available by calling Olympic National Park's recorded information line at 360-565-3131 or online at nps.gov/olym/planyourvisit/current-road-conditions.htm.

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