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More US Highway 2 projects slated within next five years

 

October 27, 2021

A painting crew is shown finishing up striping on the recently upgraded section of US 2. Construction work was completed a few weeks ago. Painting crews finished line striping and "hand work" at access points from side roads to the highway. This photo was taken where Stephens Road accesses US 2 just west of Chinook.

Two of five highway improvements are now completed

The Lohman East and West project on US 2 is complete per the Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) and Schellinger Construction. The project ran basically over ten miles from the Hill/Blaine County line to the west city limits of Chinook. Most construction work was concluded several weeks ago with painting crews finishing the final roadway striping last week.

Initial dirt work on the $27 million project began two years ago in the late fall. Construction of four new bridges, several passing and turning lanes, wider shoulders adjacent...



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