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Weekly Construction Updates for Multnomah, Clackamas, Washington and Hood River Counties
There are three ways to learn about construction taking place the week of Feb. 6-13, 2016 (PDF of complete construction update). 


1. Click on the map below to visit TripCheck. Constantly updated with construction and crash data, TripCheck is the best way to learn about roadway conditions around the state.
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2. Click on the highways listed below to see impacts that affect you. Construction information is shown for one week, giving you the most up-to-date information for targeted areas in the Portland-metro region.





3. Review this "quick glance" schedule. Construction information is shown for one week in a visual format, giving you the most up-to-date information for targeted areas in the Portland-metro region. 
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You can receive weekly construction updates via email and/or text message. Choose the drop down arrow and select either "email" or "sms" and enter your desired information. Under "subscription topics", choose, "Portland Metro & Columbia Gorge (Region 1)" and then the "Weekly Construction Update."

Review the 2015 Construction Project map to see the current projects taking place around the Portland-Metro region (updated every spring/summer).

Interstate 5

Interstate 5 – SW Capitol Highway to N Lombard Street – Paving and Signs

Project Description: Paving and sign work on Interstate 5 from SW Capitol Highway to N Lombard Street and will include replacing the green highway signs to meet federal standards and repaving approximately seven miles of I-5, as well as the on- and off-ramps.

Traffic Impacts: ODOT is partnering with law enforcement for extra presence in the construction zone. 

  • Full closure of I-405 southbound over the Fremont Bridge from 10 p.m. Monday to 5 a.m. Tuesday morning and then 10 p.m. Tuesday to 5 a.m. Wednesday morning. Single lane and shoulder closures on I-405 in both directions on the Fremont Bridge Monday-Friday from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Double lane and shoulder closures on I-5 southbound (between I-84 and the Marquam Bridge) Monday-Friday from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. 

For detour and project information: www.i5PavingandSigns.org, project hotline (503) 731-4663 and night construction hotline (971) 673-5239.


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Interstate 84

Interstate 84 Troutdale Interchange at Exit 17

Project Description: The project will widen Marine Drive between the two frontage roads to allow for two-way traffic. It will also replace the existing Interstate 84 overpass bridges at Marine Drive with a new bridge. The Marine Drive intersections at the Frontage Roads will also be improved.

Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts as work is being completed.  ​

For more information: www.I-84TroutdaleExit17.org

Interstate 84 near Starvation Creek Trailhead

Project Description: The new 1.3 mile trail section of the Historic Columbia River highway State Trail (between Lindsey Creek and Starvation Creek Trailhead) will be built from January to September 2016, when the new trail extension is expected to open to the public.

Traffic Impacts: Continuous right lane closure on I-84 starting 6 a.m. Monday and reopening Thursday at 6 p.m. Trail access west of Starvation Creek rest area will be closed 6 a.m. Monday through 6 p.m. Friday, along with Trail 413 (Mt. Defiance Trail), Trail 414 (Starvation Ridge Trail), and Trail 414A (Starvation Ridge Cutoff Trail).   

For more information: flh.fhwa.dot.gov/projects/or/lindsey-starvation

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Interstate 205

Interstate 205 at SE Strawberry Lane

Project Description: When the Oregon Highway 224 Sunrise Corridor Project is finished, over-height freight loads will no longer be able to use SE 82nd Drive (the designated Oversized Freight Route). To accommodate these loads on I-205 instead, ODOT will increase the overhead vertical clearance of the SE Strawberry Lane overcrossing structure from 17 feet 2 inches to 18 feet 8 inches. ODOT will also seismically retrofit the structure.

Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts. SE Strawberry Lane at I-205 is now open for traffic, pedestrians, bicyclists and transit users as the Contractor cleans up the site. 

For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/Pages/I-205-at-Strawberry-Lane.aspx or call the noise hotline at (503) 412-2371.

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Interstate 405

Interstate 405 (Fremont Bridge to Marquam Bridge)

Project Description: Lighting installation and associated structures from an earlier project.

Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts.

Other impacts to Interstate 405

See the Interstate 5 – SW Capitol Highway to N Lombard Street – Paving and Signs project.

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U.S. 26 (Sunset Highway / Powell Boulevard / Mt. Hood Highway)

U.S. 26 – Sunset Highway – NW Brookwood Parkway/Helvetia Interchange

Project Description: The U.S. 26 NW Brookwood Parkway/Helvetia Interchange project will improve traffic flow and safety in the interchange area with a new exit loop ramp, widened overcrossing, and other improvements.

Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts; all work will be during the day off the roadway.  

For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/pages/us26_brookwoodpkwy/index.aspx or call the noise hotline at (971) 673-5239

U.S. 26 – Mt. Hood Highway – Ross Island Bridge

Project Description: The Ross Island Bridge Rehabilitation Project is currently in the painting phase until 2017 after completing structural repair work in 2015. Crews will remove the existing paint and repaint the bridge’s steel structure the historic blue-green color it has worn since the 1960s. Work will occur over two years, during spring, summer and fall. 

Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts. Some nighttime and/or weekend lane closures will be necessary at a later time and will be noted here when scheduled. 

For more information: www.RossIslandBridgeProject.org

U.S. 26 – Mt. Hood Highway – east of Kiwanis Camp Road to Oregon Highway 35

Project Description: Construction of safety improvements to prevent severe and fatal crashes on an eight mile stretch of U.S. 26 (from east of Kiwanis Camp Road to east of the Mirror Lake Curves) and preserve the highway to Oregon Highway 35 is underway on Mt. Hood.

Traffic Impacts: Winter work is limited and no traffic impacts are expected.

For more information: www.US26MtHoodSafety.org

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U.S. 30 (Lower / Historic Columbia River Highway) and U.S. 30 Bypass (Sandy Boulevard)

U.S. 30 Bypass – N Lombard Street – from N Tyler Avenue to N Burr Avenue

Project Description: ODOT will be making pedestrian improvements to a section of N Lombard Street from N Tyler Avenue to N Burr Avenue. Improvements include installation of Americans with Disabilities (ADA) sidewalk ramps, sidewalk bump-outs (extensions) to reduce crossing distance for pedestrians and increase their visibility, new signing and illumination, and constructing improved drainage.

Traffic Impacts: Winter work is limited and no traffic impacts are expected.

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Oregon Highway 8 (Canyon Road / Tualatin Valley Highway)

Oregon Highway 8 – Tualatin Valley Highway – Minter Bridge Road to 331st Avenue

Project Description: ODOT and the City of Hillsboro are partnering on a paving and utility improvement project on Oregon Highway 8 – Tualatin Valley (TV) Highway/Baseline Street – between SW Minter Bridge Road and SW 331st Avenue. Work on TV Highway involves grinding, reconstructing, paving, and restriping; significantly upgrading the City’s water and storm water systems; improving more than 100 ADA ramps (accessible curb ramps); and repairing and paving the Dairy Creek Bridge.

Traffic Impacts: Periodic day and nighttime single lane closures on Oak and Baseline (between 10th and 17th Avenue) as crews work on sidewalks and driveways.

For more information: www.tvhwypaving.org

Oregon Highway 8 – Tualatin Valley Highway – SW 182nd Avenue to SW 187th Avenue

Project Description: This safety improvement project will include a raised traffic separator on OR 8 – Tualatin Valley (TV) Highway, new street lights, bus pullouts, upgrading signs and signals, and reconfiguring the right turn from northbound SW 185th Avenue to TV Highway to a standard right angle. Work will be complete in fall 2016.

Traffic Impacts: Expect temporary sidewalk closures with signed pedestrian detours on the north side of OR 8 at SW 185th; crosswalks will remain open. Periodic daytime single lane closures on TV Highway and SW 185th Avenue, Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/Pages/tv185th.aspx

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Oregon Highway 10 (Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway / Farmington Highway)

Oregon Highway 10 – Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway – at SW Western Avenue/SW 103rd Avenue

Project Description: This project will improve safety on Oregon Highway 10 (Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway) at the intersection of SW Western Avenue/SW 103rd Avenue in Beaverton. Project elements include building a raised center median on Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway restricting left turns out of 103rd Avenue, narrowing the road width of the north end of Western Avenue where it meets Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway and upgrading the pedestrian signals at the intersection.

Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts.

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

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Oregon Highway 35

No projects currently under construction.

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Oregon Highway 43

Oregon Highway 43 in Lake Oswego and West Linn (Lake Oswego-Tigard Water Partnership)

Project Description: The Lake Oswego-Tigard Water Partnership is installing a new water pipeline on McVey Avenue near the intersection of Oregon Highway 43 (State Street) and McVey Avenue in Lake Oswego. The stronger, more resilient pipeline provides improved water infrastructure for Lake Oswego and Tigard, and a reliable emergency water supply for the city of West Linn. Pipeline construction is expected to be complete in February 2016.

Traffic Impacts: Daytime construction is underway on McVey Avenue with lane closures in place. Work hours are 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday; potential delays on OR 43 near the McVey Avenue/OR 43 intersection. 

For more information: www.lotigardwater.org

Oregon Highway 43 at the Sellwood Bridge (Multnomah County)

Project Description: The Sellwood Bridge project is an ongoing effort by Multnomah County to replace this 88-year old Willamette River crossing with a new, seismically-sound structure that offers upgraded facilities for all users. The new bridge will open in January 2016.

Traffic Impacts: Daytime, single lane closure on southbound OR 43 north of the bridge Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. The detour bridge will be closed to all traffic Feb. 25-29. The new bridge is scheduled to open to traffic on Tuesday, Mar. 1 by 6 a.m.

For more information: www.SellwoodBridge.org

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Oregon Highway 47

No projects currently under construction.

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Oregon Highway 99E (Pacific Highway East)

No projects currently under construction.​

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Oregon Highway 99W (Pacific Highway West)

Oregon Highway 99W – SW Barbur Boulevard – at SW Alice Street

Project Description: This safety project will install a new crosswalk with Rapid Flashing Beacons on SW Barbur Boulevard at SW Alice Street. It will also build a pedestrian refuge (island) and install sidewalk (ADA) ramps at the corners.

Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts.

Oregon Highway 99W – N Denver Avenue – from N Victory Boulevard to N Argyle Street

Project Description: This project is rehabilitating and repaving the Oregon Highway 99W (N Denver Avenue) bridge from N Victory Boulevard to N Argyle Street. The N Schmeer Road/Denver Avenue intersection and southbound ramp from N Victory Boulevard to N Denver Avenue will be realigned. 

Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts.

For more information: www.oregon.gov/ODOT/HWY/REGION1/Pages/99W_NDenverAve.aspx

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Oregon Highway 210 (Scholls Ferry Road)

Oregon Highway 210 – SW Scholls Ferry Road – from Oregon Highway 217 to SW Cascade Avenue

Project Description: This project will improve safety on Oregon Highway 210 (SW Scholls Ferry Road) from Oregon Highway 217 to SW Cascade Avenue. Project elements include adding a dedicated left turn signal for SW Cascade Avenue traffic turning onto SW Scholls Ferry Road, shielding traffic signals to reduce driver confusion, building a new sidewalk, bike lane and ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) ramps and replacing lights on the OR 217 on- and off-ramps for SW Hall Boulevard and SW Scholls Ferry Road.

Traffic Impacts: No traffic impacts

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

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Oregon Highway 211 (Woodburn-Estacada Highway)

No projects currently under construction.

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Oregon Highway 212 (Clackamas-Boring Highway)

Other impacts to OR 212

See the Oregon Highway 212/224 – Sunrise JTA Project .

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Oregon Highway 213 (82nd Avenue / Cascade Highway South)

Oregon Highway 213 – SE 82nd Avenue – Intersection Improvement Projects

Project Description: This project will improve safety and increase traffic flow on SE 82nd Avenue (OR 213) at six intersections (E Burnside, SE Stark, SE Washington, SE Yamhill, SE Mill and SE Division streets) by upgrading the sidewalk ramps, traffic signals, and adding lighting. Additionally three enhanced crossing will be added for pedestrians at SE Ash Street, Salmon Street, and just north of SE Division Street at Portland Community College. ODOT is partnering with law enforcement for extra presence in the construction zone.

Traffic Impacts: Periodic single lane closures in both directions Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. between E Burnside and SE Division streets. 

For more information: www.82ndAvenueIntersectionImprovements.org​ or 24-hour noise hotline (503) 412-2348.​

Oregon Highway 213 – SE 82nd Avenue – at SE Duke Street

Project Description: This project will improve traveler safety on SE 82nd Avenue (OR 213) at SE Duke Street, by upgrading the sidewalk ramps, traffic signal, and adding a bus pullout at the intersection. ODOT is partnering with law enforcement for extra presence in the construction zone.

Traffic Impacts: Daytime single lane closure on 82nd Avenue in both directions as crews begin building new ramps and bus pullout at the southwest corner of the intersection.  

For more information: www.SE82ndAveAtDuke.com or 24-hour noise hotline (503) 412-2363

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Oregon Highway 217 (Beaverton-Tigard Highway)

No projects currently under construction.

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Oregon Highway 219 (Hillsboro-Silverton Highway)

No projects currently under construction.

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Oregon Highway 224 (Clackamas Highway)

Oregon Highway 212/224 – Sunrise JTA Project

Project Description: The Sunrise JTA Project (Jobs and Transportation Act) will address congestion and safety problems in the Oregon Highway 212/224 corridor. Major project elements include building a new four-lane limited access highway (two lanes each direction) from the Milwaukie Expressway (OR 224) at I-205 to SE 122nd Avenue at OR 212/224.

Traffic Impacts: Travelers should be aware of changes to travel lanes during construction.

  • Daytime single lane closure on northbound I-205 off-ramp exit 13 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Thursday for concrete work (weather dependent). 
  • SE 122nd Avenue expect left lane closures 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for paving, curbs, and drainage work. 
  • OR 212/224 at SE 122nd Avenue expect increased truck traffic and daytime lane closures in both directions Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for paving, curbs, and drainage work.  
  • SE Minuteman Way expect one way traffic controlled by flaggers for work on drainage inlets. 

For more information: www.sunrisejta.org

Oregon Highway 224 – Clackamas Highway  Curve Warning Sign Project

Project Description: About 66% of road-related fatalities in Oregon are from cars leaving the roadway. ODOT is implementing the most current engineering solutions to improve safety on highways around the state. This project will include slight changes in recommended speed signs and curve warning signs on selected highways. 

Traffic Impacts: Daytime single lane closure with flaggers directing traffic only where work is occurring on OR 224 between Rock Creek Jct. and Ripplebrook Ranger Station Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Other Projects

No projects currently under construction.

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