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Oregon Highway 224 (Clackamas Highway)

May 2 - 9, 2015*​​​​

*Schedules are subject to change due to weather and site conditions.

Oregon Highway 224 at Southeast 135th Avenue

Project Description: The project will improve safety at the intersection of Oregon Highway 224 and Southeast 135th Avenue by replacing the traffic light poles, adding left turn signals for vehicles traveling from Southeast 135th Avenue to OR 224, and adding street lights. The project will also build a new bus pullout east of the intersection, a new sidewalk along the south side of OR 224, after removing the hedge next to the soundwall, and sidewalk ramps on the corners.

Traffic Impacts: Travelers should expect shoulder closures on OR 224 and SE 135th Avenue as crews construct new sidewalk and ADA ramps at the corners and other assorted work. Work is weather dependent.   ​ 

Pedestrians and Bus Riders: TriMet bus stop #30 and #156 are located within the project limits. Go to TriMet.org to see schedule or bus stop location changes or call 503-238-7433.

For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/Pages/OR224atSE135.aspx​

Oregon Highway 212/224 – Sunrise JTA Project

Project Description: The Sunrise JTA (Oregon Jobs and Transportation Act) Project will address existing congestion and safety problems in the Oregon Highway 212/224 corridor by constructing a new road from Interstate 205 to Southeast 122nd Avenue.

Major project elements include:

    • Constructing a new two-lane limited access highway (one lane each direction) from OR 224 (Milwaukie Expressway) at I-205 to Southeast 122nd Avenue at OR 212/224.
    • Constructing a new I-205 overcrossing that will connect 82nd Drive and 82nd Avenue.
    • Improving bicycle and pedestrian accommodations in the project area.
    • Improving the intersection of Southeast 122nd Avenue and OR 212/224. 
​​Traffic Impacts: ​Travelers should be aware of changes to travel lanes during construction.

​​​​Interstate 205
    • On Friday, May 8 the I-205 southbound off-ramp (exit 13) to OR 224 (Milwaukie Expressway) will be closed for paving from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.  Traffic signs will detour traffic to the Southeast Sunnyside Road off-ramp (exit 12), south to Southeast Sunnybrook Boulevard, west to Southeast 82nd Avenue, and then south to OR 224.​
    • The left lane at the I-205 northbound off-ramp (exit 13) to OR 224 (Milwaukie Expressway) will be continuously closed for up to 18 weeks during construction of a retaining wall.
​​Southeast 82nd Drive​
    • At Southeast 82nd Drive, near the intersection of Southeast Lawnfield Road, the travel lanes may be shifted or travelers may be stopped periodically for construction crews to build the new Southeast 82nd Avenue overcrossing connection I-205.
​​​Southeast Mather Road, Southeast Minuteman Way and Southeast Lawnfield Road​
    • At Southeast Mather Road expect lane closures, with flaggers directing traffic, Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for installation of a new water line. 
    • At Southeast Minuteman Way/Southeast Mather Road expect lane closures, with flaggers directing traffic, Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.​ for roadwork. Traffic will be using the new section of Southeast Minuteman Way with stop signs at intersection with Southeast Mather Road.
    • Southeast Lawnfield Road is permanently closed (between the Union Pacific Railroad crossing and Southeast 82nd Drive). By April 27 a new extension of Southeast Minuteman Way will connect Southeast Mather Road and Southeast Lawnfield Road.
    • At Southwest Minuteman Way expect one way traffic controlled by flaggers Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for installation of topsoil, striping and utility adjustments.​
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​For more information: www.sunrisejta.org ​​​