August 29 - September 5, 2015*
*Schedules are subject to change due to weather and site conditions.
Heavy rains Friday, August 29 and Saturday, August 30 could mean construction schedule changes and slick road surfaces in NW Oregon. Read more . . .
No work will take place between Friday, September 4 at noon and Monday, September 7 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.
Oregon Highway 99W at Southwest Gaarde/McDonald Street intersection
Project Description: The intersection improvement project on Oregon Highway 99 West, from the Southwest Gaarde Street/McDonald Street intersection to Bull Mountain Road in the City of Tigard, will include adding turn lanes on OR 99W, an additional southbound lane on OR 99W southbound and an additional lane on Southwest Gaarde Street and Southwest McDonald Street. Work should be complete by the end of 2015.
Traffic Impacts: The construction crew
is currently installing median, curbs and sidewalk, landscaping, water quality
systems, electrical systems, new
signal poles and paving along OR 99W, Southwest Gaarde Street and
Southwest McDonald Street.
can expect daytime and nighttime work Monday through Friday. Travelers can expect:
- Temporary striping on OR 99W has
been installed approaching the intersection with Southwest Gaarde
Street/McDonald Street and traffic is temporarily shifted towards the shoulders
to accommodate median construction. Travel lanes will be slightly narrowed.
- Nighttime lane closures on OR 99W
from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for signal pole removal.
- Nighttime lane closures on OR 99W
from August 31 to September 13 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for pavement removal and
- Nighttime and early morning
travelers should expect traffic delays due to pavement removal and replacement
- Flaggers will be present for
For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/Pages/GaardeMcDonald.aspx
Oregon Highway 99W at Tualatin River Bridge
Project Description: This project will remove rust then repair and repaint the Tualatin River Bridge on
OR 99W in the southbound direction only. The bridge is located between King
City and Tualatin.
Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts as crews complete work on the
For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/Pages/TRB.aspx
Oregon Highway 99W – Pacific Highway at Tualatin National
Project Description: This
project will widen OR 99W southbound at the Tualatin National Wildlife Refuge
in order to build a dedicated right-turn lane for southbound travelers entering
the Refuge, which is located between King City and Sherwood.
Traffic Impacts: The
construction team is mobilizing to the site the week of August 31 and will
begin installation of temporary signs, erosion control and construction access,
in advance of started earthwork associated with the roadway widening.
Travelers can expect a daytime southbound right lane closure on OR 99W,
Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Tualatin River
National Wildlife Refuge will remain open during construction but expect
partial closure of the Refuge driveway during work hours. Travelers should also be aware of construction
vehicles exiting and entering the roadway at the site.
Oregon Highway 99W – North Denver Avenue – from North Victory Boulevard to North Argyle Street
Project Description: This project is rehabilitating and repaving the OR 99W (North Denver Avenue) bridge from North Victory Boulevard to North Argyle Street. The North Schmeer Road/Denver Avenue intersection and southbound ramp from North Victory Boulevard to North Denver Avenue will be realigned. The work is expected to be complete in the fall of 2015.
Traffic Impacts: Travelers
should expect nighttime southbound closures on OR 99W (North Denver Avenue) from
North Victory Boulevard to North Argyle Street Monday, August 31 to Thursday,
September 3 from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. with closures in both directions on Wednesday,
September 2. There will be daytime shoulder closures Monday through Friday from
7 a.m. to 4 p.m. (except Friday when work will end at noon). Please note: closures are for sealing
the joints and permanent striping which are weather dependent and work
schedules may change on short notice.
For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/Pages/99W_NDenverAve.aspx