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Oregon Highway 224 (Clackamas Highway)


​March 28 - April 4, 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:  Motorists can expect single lane closures of OR 212/224 for installation of pavement markers on Wednesday, April 1 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This is a weather dependent activity and will be cancelled if rain is forecast.

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.
    • ​​On I-205 northbound between exit 12 (OR 212/224) and exit 14 (Southeast Sunnybrook Road), expect nighttime, alternating single and double lane closures Monday through Friday. Single lane closures are allowed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. with a second lane closure allowed after 10 p.m.
    • The left lane of the I-205 southbound off-ramp (exit 13) to OR 224 (Milwaukie Expressway) will be closed for widening Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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 sanitary sewer line. 
    • At Southeast Minuteman Way expect lane closures, with flaggers directing traffic, Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.​ for roadway paving.
​​​​​​​​​For more information: www.sunrisejta.org ​​​
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