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I-5: Marquam Bridge Electrical and Lighting Replacement Project

Construction Phase

Region 1: Portland metro and Hood River County (Portland, Multnomah)


​This project will replace the electrical and lighting systems on the Marquam Bridge. The lighting fixtures will be updated to modern LED technology. These upgrades will increase reliability, improve water navigation and freeway user safety, and reduce maintenance and operating costs.​

Impacts

Traffic Impact

​Typical traffic impacts include limited duration temporary lane closures. Most of the work will take place at night to reduce congestion.

All existing navigation channel, pier and freeway lighting systems will remain operational during the project to the extent possible.

Schedule

​Construction began in September 2019 and will continue through February 2020. Construction will not take place on major holidays or during large public events in the area.

Details

About





This project will improve visibility and safety for both freeway and marine users on or near the Marquam Bridge. The project will replace the existing electrical conduit and wiring for the upper and lower deck electrical and illumination systems, convert fixtures to LED lighting, convert navigation channel and pier lights to LED lighting, and install new service cabinets.


These upgrades will increase reliability, improve water navigation and freeway user safety, and reduce maintenance and operating costs. 


All existing navigation, pier, channel marker and freeway lighting systems will be operational during the replacement project to the extent possible.


​NOTE: This project is separate from the upcoming Region 1 LED Pilot Project. For questions about the LED Pilot Project, please contact Hope Estes, ODOT Community Affairs, at hope.estes@odot.state.or.us or 503-731-4812.


Location

I-5 | Marquam Bridge

Cost and Funding

​$2,938,120

Benefits

​This project will increase safety for motorists and maritime users along and adjacent to the Marquam Bridge and its inbound and outbound ramps. The lighting and electrical system updates will also reduce maintenance and operating costs.

What Problem Will This Improve?

  • Improved lighting and safety for motorists and maritime users along and adjacent to the Marquam Bridge and its inbound and outbound ramps.
  • ​Reduced maintenance and operating costs.

Additional Information

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Contacts & Media

Project Contact

Community Affairs Coordinator
Ellen Sweeney
Email
Ellen.SWEENEY@odot.state.or.us
Phone
503-731-8230

Last Updated

11/19/2019 4:19 PM

Project Number

19652

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