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  • Central Oregon Highways TV Program
    Highway fire 4 web.jpgFire Duty on Central Oregon highways;
    It's on with the job as new highway construction continues;
    ODOT welcomes events to our new "asphalt carpet" through Sisters;
    and "Old Timers" take to the Historic Columbia River Highway.
    Click here to see it all in the latest Central Oregon Highways tv program.


Important Public Information Current Topics

Murphy Road Project...a bridge to the future

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The new Murphy Road bridge is taking shape over the Parkway (US97) in Bend.


Learn more about the project.


Click here.

Seasonal Road & Driving Information 

Fire along US 26 near Mitchell, Oregon.Wildfires are causing driving problems on Central Oregon highways.
US26 towards Mitchell was closed by fire and wildfire threatened US97 northeast of Madras.
(The highway has been reopened.)
Motorists are urged to be aware of wildfire hazards and check Tripcheck.com for up to date highway information.
Region 4 Newsroom
Highway Projects by County  

ODOT personnel on fire duty​

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(US30 Rowena fire pictured here)
More fires are breaking out across the state and ODOT crews are responding.
Across Oregon, wildfires have been making driving some highways hazardous.
Our crews are working to make sure travelers are safe as firefighters take to the forests and grasslands to beat the blazes. 
Be sure to check Tripcheck.com for the latest information.

US20 - Sisters Project - Phase Two

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First parade on the new US20 through downtown Sisters.
ODOT's project to restore the highway surface in Sisters is nearing the end...but it got a rousing cheer during the Sisters Rodeo Parade...Yeeh, Haw.
Learn more about the project.
Click the link here

Volunteers Lend ODOT A Helping Hand


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Volunteers help keep our highways clean.
Just an hour or two of time can make a big difference.


Click here to see the video.

ODOT's Beautiful Bridges

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From the Crooked River High Bridge to the Dry Canyon Bridge in the Gorge and up and down the Coast, Conde McCullough has left a legacy of beautiful bridges for Oregonians.   
Click here to see video. 
Isaac Lee Patterson Bridge
over the Rogue River
at  Gold Beach.

 ODOT's Journey Through Time Scenic Byway  

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Travel through 50 million years in less than a day along the Journey Through Time Scenic Byway.   


Modern life co-exists with fossils from millions of years ago along a highway like no other.


Click here to see a video of the Journey Through Time Scenic Byway.


OR218 passes by the Clarno Unit Palisades of the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.