March 28 - April 4, 2015*
*Schedules are subject to change due to weather and site conditions.
Oregon Highway 99W – Southwest 72nd Avenue to
Project Description: The required road improvements include widening Oregon Highway 99W
southbound to include a new lane and sidewalk, a landscaped center median and
widening the OR 217 northbound off-ramp to Southwest 72nd Avenue.
This construction project is being done by a private contractor and is required
by the City of Tigard for the development of a WalMart store on Dartmouth Street
along OR 99W. A contractor for WalMart will make the required road
improvements. Lanes will not close during daytime hours.
Traffic Impacts: This project is complete.
For more information: http://www.tigard-or.gov/city_hall/engineering.php
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: Several utility
companies are working in the project area relocating their utilities before
project construction starts. Expect periodic nighttime lane closures on
OR 99W, Southwest McDonald Street and Southwest Gaarde Street and intermittent
daytime lane closures on Southwest Gaarde Street and Southwest McDonald Street
between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Construction of a
retaining wall will begin at Elmer’s restaurant, without affecting roadway
traffic. Flaggers will assist customers around construction at Elmer’s parking
During the day, crews will dig a receiving pit for the
City of Tigard’s new water main between Elmer’s and Walgreens, without
affecting roadway traffic. Flaggers will be present for safety precautions.
The contractor will
begin sidewalk removal to allow for construction of three retaining walls on
the south side of McDonald, along with installing storm facilities.
For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/Pages/GaardeMcDonald.aspx
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: Expect periodic, single lane nighttime closure
on North Denver Avenue (between North Argyle Street and North Schmeer Road) from
8 p.m. to 6 a.m., traffic will be directed by flaggers.
Expect periodic, single
lane nighttime closures on North Columbia Boulevard in both directions (between
North Argyle Street and the southbound I-5 on-ramp) from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.
shoulder on northbound Denver Avenue off-ramp to North Victory Boulevard will
be closed during the week.
For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/Pages/99W_NDenverAve.aspx