With new FEMA money, county can buy all Oso mudslide tracts November 19, 2015
Timber company loses bid to avoid Oso mudslide litigation November 2, 2015
Interior secretary at Oso: Funding needed for scientific research October 16, 2015
Timber company says it bears no responsibility in Oso mudslide October 2, 2015
Judge limits extent of claims in Oso mudslide litigation August 26, 2015
Victims of Oso mudslide still await buyouts, 16 months later August 3, 2015
Oso survivors pay forward support they once received July 13, 2015
Couple shared tragedy, loss of Oso, but found love July 5, 2015
Oso mudslide trial pushed to June 2016 July 2, 2015
Study: Real cause of Oso mudslide still unknown June 27, 2015
The highway was reopened to general traffic May 31, 10 weeks after the Oso mudslide buried a mile-long section of it under 100,000 cubic yards of dirt and debris.
Parts of the highway are still just covered with gravel, and so far only one lane has been open, necessitating a pilot car to guide traffic through the slide area on scheduled runs.
People attending one of the three community meetings will hear about the transportation department's plan and design for highway work in the coming months.
The meetings will outline the rebuilding plan, what the road is going to look like, its planned alignment through the slide zone and how traffic will be affected during the construction period, department spokesman Travis Phelps said.
The work is still scheduled to be completed by October, Phelps said.
The three meetings will be spread over three days:
Tuesday, 7-9 p.m. at the Darrington Community Center, 570 Sauk Ave, Darrington;
Wednesday, 6-8 p.m. at the Stillaguamish Senior Center, 18308 Smokey Point Blvd., Arlington;
Thursday, 7-9 p.m. at the Oso Community Chapel, 22318 Highway 530, Oso.
Updates also will be posted at wsdot.wa.gov/projects/sr530/landslide.
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