Detour extended on Naches-Tieton Road

YAKIMA COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICES NEWS RELEASE -- Effective Monday, May 12, Naches-Tieton Road will be closed between Ranger and North Cowiche roads for five days.

The road is currently closed between North Cowiche and Rosenkranz roads. The new closure extends the closed section south to Ranger Road. The closure is needed to pave the road section between Rosenkranz and Ranger.

A detour route is being provided via Young Grade Road to Naches Heights Road. The detour is approximately seven miles long, and is estimated to require an additional 10 minutes travel time.

The road section is expected to reopen Friday afternoon, May 16, 2014. The remaining closure between North Cowiche and Rosenkranz roads will remain in effect until further notice.

For more information, please go to: or call Yakima County Public Services at 574-2300.