West Richland road work to cause delays

Highway 224 in West Richland is reduced to one lane in each direction this week while state Department of Transportation crews start grinding the roadway as part of an asphalt replacement project.

The work between the Highway 240 intersection and the Yakima River Bridge is 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. through Friday.

Highway 240 at the Swift intersection also will have one lane closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday while crews build a right turn lane.