WAPATO, Wash.-- Highway 97 is slated for a big construction project this spring. The state is using money from the gas tax to repave part of the highway. Work will be done from West Wapato Road to Lateral A. Transportation officials say it's necessary to address some dangerous stretches along the highway. It includes replacing a guardrail. The project should be done by late summer.
KIMA CBS Yakima, Washington covers news, sports, weather and events in the area, including Terrace Heights, Yakima, Union Gap, Selah,Toppenish, Tieton, Naches, Wapato, Sunnyside, Prosser, Grandview, Ellensburg, Zillah, Kittitas, and Granger.