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Trunk Rd (Nelson Rd) Extension South - Phase III

Project No: CFHWY00889
Project Overview

The State of Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities (DOT&PF) is proposing improvements to the Trunk Road/Nelson Road from the end of the MSB constructed Phase II near the east end of Fetlock Street. The project will lift the road surface, improve pedestrian facilities, remove the old sub-standard bridge, and construct a new bridge across Wasilla Creek to address pedestrian, flooding and safety considerations. Additional improvements may include shoulders, pedestrian amenities, drainage features, and roadside hardware.

map view of the affected roadways
Current Status

The design team is beginning work on the plans, specifications, and estimate. The Environmental Document is in progress.


Final Design — Spring 2025
Bidding — Fall 2025
Construction — 2026

Contact and Comment

If you have any questions or comments for the project team, contact us using the information below.

DOT&PF - Mat-Su District Office
Chris Bentz, P.E.
Project Manager
Phone: 907-269-0652
DOT&PF - Environmental Section
Roy Dahlstrom
Environmental Impact Analyst
Phone: 907-269-0533


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