The purpose of the
project is to replace the failing culvert at Neahkahnie Creek that has
reached its useful life, realign U.S. 101 at Manzanita and install left-turn lanes at Laneda and
Manzanita Avenues as specified in the City of Manzanita’s Transportation System
The project is currently
under construction. The new fish culvert/tunnel structure and stream
bed construction work has been completed.
The remaining work includes
the realignment of U.S. 101 near Manzanita with new turn lanes at Laneda and Manzanita
Avenues. The work also includes the installation of sidewalks and
lighting on the west side of the highway, and planting
The project is scheduled
to be completed in late summer or fall of 2017.
Funding for this project comes from the Fish Passage ($3.2M) and Modernization ($3M) programs.