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  • OR 224 Remains Closed due to 36 Pit Fire Damage

    The 36 Pit Fire east of Estacada on OR 224 burned the trees that prevented rocks from falling into the highway. Over 50 trees are in immediate danger of falling into the road, creating a danger for travelers. OR 224 will remain closed indefinitely until conditions on the slope improve. Click here to learn more.

  • I-84 Troutdale Interchange (Marine Drive) Project Coming in 2014

    Construction is underway on a project that will widen NE Marine Drive under I-84 and completely replace the two I-84 overpass bridges with a new, larger structure. Learn more.

  • More places to charge your EV
    CL_Montage.gifThe number of electric vehicle charging stations in Oregon continues to grow. About 30 electric vehicle enthusiasts joined a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new charging station in Cascade Locks recently. In this picture Mayor Lance Masters emceed the event, while local restaurants passed out coupons and attendees soaked up Oregon’s famous liquid sunshine.
    Learn more about Oregon’s electric vehicle charging network
Region 1 News & Information Current Events & Major Projects
Oregon Highway 224 Remains East of Estacada
The 36 Pit fire damaged the slopes along OR 224
click here to learn more.
Traffic Advisories and Press Releases
Look here to find the most recent press releases and traffic advisories issued by Region 1.
Weekly Construction News
This is a weekly report of planned construction activities and traffic impacts in Region 1. The report is posted every Friday afternoon (with the exception of holidays and furlough days) for activities occuring the following week.
Region 1 Projects
Divided by county, this page highlights the Region 1 construction projects under way or in the planning stage.
Ever wonder how ODOT decides what projects to fund and build?
Region 1 has begun the project selection process for the 2015-2018 update of its Statewide Transportation Improvement Plan (STIP). This is your chance to get involved in the process that determines which projects will be designed and built in your city or county. 
I-5 Iowa Street Viaduct Replacement Project ODOT is hard at work making improvements on I-5 at Iowa Street near the Terwilliger curves. It's a big project that will help improve safety. The challenge is to make the improvements with little effect on motorists...not an easy task!
I-205 NE Airport Way Interchange Project Workers on the I-5: Wilsonville Road Interchange project
A project that will help alleviate congestion on NE Airport Way at I-205 is now under construction.