Received an email from DOT, modified tunnel hours for a couple weeks.
The Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities announces a modified schedule for the Whittier Tunnel from Oct. 1, 205 until Oct. 16, 2015 in order to upgrade communications and assess the tunnel for improvements.
Beginning Oct. 1, the tunnel will not shift to the Winter Schedule. During this modified schedule, the tunnel will open on weekdays at 7 a.m. and close at 9 p.m. The last tunnel out will be at 8 p.m., and the last tunnel in will be at 8:30 p.m.
Weekends will operate on the normal Winter Schedule. The tunnel will return to its normal seasonal schedule Oct. 16.