Phase 2 will involve coating all steel below the deck of the highway. The expected
construction timing is 1 year from January 2016 through December 2016.
Phase 3 consists of recoating the steel below
the bridge deck on the southern side of the Columbia River Bridge along U.S.
101 north of Astoria.
The current scheduled work includes installation of the
work containment structures and preparation and coating of the steel beneath
the bridge deck. Flaggers will control
single lane traffic during construction activities as required. Lane delays will be allowed anytime on
weekdays and weekends. Expect delays of
up to 20 minutes and drive through the area with caution. Oregon State Police will be enforcing the
speed limit through the work zone area.
The project is scheduled to be completed in September
Traffic could be restricted to one-lane for a maximum delay of 20 minutes in either
direction through the established work zone.