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West Valley Highway in Sumner open; landslide cleared

Post by Mike Archbold on Jan. 21, 2011 at 3:26 pm |
January 21, 2011 3:26 pm

The West Valley Highway in Sumner is now back open to traffic.

The owner of the adjacent property completed the work necessary to stabilize the hillside after a landslide closed the road Jan. 13, according to City of Sumner spokeswoman Carmen Palmer

Palmer said a geotechnical engineer has certified that the road is safe for traffic.

Landslide, Sumner
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