US Highway 2 eroded
because of too much rain in January 2006

Where Chuck Slough spills into the Pend Oreille River Highway 2 had to be closed in January 2006 because of undercutting

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(photo jan 2006)
View from Sandpoint in direction of Dover[photograph taken January 2006]

(photo jan 2006)
View from Dover in direction of Sandpoint[photograph taken January 2006]

(photo jan 2006)
Bulldozers on Highway 2[photograph taken January 2006]

(photo jan 2006)
Highway 2 eroded where Chuck Slough spills into the Pend Oreille River[photograph taken January 2006]

(photo jan 2006)
The existing culverts will be replaced [photograph taken January 2006]

and the damaged material is removed.

(photo jan 2006)
Crews worked around the clock to fix the problem[photograph taken January 2006]

(photo jan 2006)
At sunday, January 15th, new culverts were laid[photograph taken January 2006]

(photo jan 2006)
The old culverts were pulled out and new culverts were installed[photograph taken January 2006]

(photo jan 2006)
At monday, January 16th, more and more sand was heaped up[photograph taken January 16th, 2006]

(photo jan 2006)
For the roadbed trucks brought a lot of sand[photograph taken January 16th, 2006]

(photo jan 2006)
Trucks bring new material for the roadphotograph taken January 17th, 2006]

(photo jan 18th, 2006)
On January 18th, 2006 the paving was finished.photograph taken January 18th, 2006]





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