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Project Details

U.S. 26: Glencoe to MP 53 Paving Project

Construction Phase

Region 1: Portland metro and Hood River County (North Plains, Washington)

ODOT will make several improvements to U.S. 26 (Sunset Highway) between NW Glencoe Road and Mile Post 53 from spring through fall 2017.


Traffic Impact

The U.S. 26 (Sunset Highway) westbound ramp to Oregon 6 (Northwest Wilson River Highway) closure opened ahead of schedule on Thursday morning, July 27. 

General impacts

Construction will take place during the day and night. All lanes of U.S. 26 will be open during the day. Daytime work will require shoulder closures from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nighttime work will require lane closures and on– and off–ramp detours. This website will include up-to-date traffic and detour information​

Expect ramp closures July 5-6 on the Northwest Dersham Road on- and off-ramps. July 12-13, expect closures at the Northwest Mountaindale Road intersection with U.S. 26.
Night Lane Closure Hours 
Monday – Thursday: 8 p.m. – 6 a.m. 
Friday: 8 p.m. – 8 a.m. 
Saturday: 8 p.m. – 9 a.m. 
Sunday: 8 p.m. – 6 a.m.​

Most ramp closures will take place from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. weekdays and until 9 a.m. on weekends. Ramp work is scheduled to take place after mid-July. Detour routes​ will be provided. 

Construction Impacts

​Those located closest to the workzone may hear some nighttime noise. To report any nighttime noise concerns, call the 24-hour noise hotline at 503-412-2372.


Design - Spring through December 2016
Construction - Spring through Fall 2017



Key elements of the work will include:
  • Repaving both directions of U.S. 26.
  • Repaving some of the NW Wilson River Highway (OR 6) and the NW Dersham Road interchange ramps (Ramp work will require nighttime detours).
  • Adding cable median barrier.
  • Adding rumble strips.
  • Resurfacing four highway bridges.
  • Repaving the weigh station.


US 26 | ​NW Glencoe Road to Mile Post 53

Cost and Funding


Additional Information

​​​For ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) or Civil Rights Title VI accommodations, translation/interpretation services, or more information call 503-731-4128, TTY 800-735-2900 or Oregon Relay Service 7-1-1.

¿Hablas español? Podemos proporcionar la información de esta publicación en español. Para recibir información por favor llame al 503-731-4128.

Maps & Media

Project map for the U.S. 26 NW Glencoe Road to Mile Post 53 Paving project.

Project Contact

Community Affairs Coordinator
Katelyn Jackson

Last Updated

7/27/2017 10:15 AM

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Project Documents

Related documents to this project
Spring-Newsletter-18777.pdfSpring 2017 newsletter for the U.S. 26 Glencoe Road to Mile Post 53 Paving Project
Fall-2016-Newsletter-18777.pdfFall 2016 newsletter for the U.S. 26 Glencoe Road to Mile Post 53 paving project.
Detour-Routes-18777.pdfWhen nighttime ramp closures take place, detour routes will be provided. This document shows what the detours will be.

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