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OR 219 Pedestrian Safety Project

Construction Phase

Region 2: Willamette Valley and Northwest Oregon (Newberg, Yamhill County)

​​​​​​​​​​​Construct sidewalks to improve pedestrian safety between Aldercrest Drive and Quail Drive.

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Traffic Impact

None at this time.

Construction Impacts

None at this time. We plan to start construction in 2024. ​

When construction starts, you can expect:

  • Work happening during the day. 

  • Nighttime lane closures as needed.

  • A four to five day period where 24hr flagging will be needed so we can dig a trench across the road.

Construction Activities

None at this time.

Visit TripCheck​ for the most current traffic information.​

​Pedestrians, including those with disabilities, will have access through or around work zones. ​

work zone construction iconPay attention in the work zone, slow down and move over – imagine this is where you work! 

Always drive safely, watch for construction signs and workers. 

Remember: fines double in all Oregon work zones, whether workers and signs are present or not. ​​



​We are continuing improvements on OR 219 in the City of Newberg to improve pedestrian safety. 

We are:

  • Constructing sidewalks on the west side of OR 219 by replacing the current drainage ditch with sidewalks.

  • Installing​ ADA compliant curb ramps.

  • Improving drainage.

  • Striping bike lanes on both sides of the road.​


Design: 2020-2022
Construction may begin in spring 2024.


OR 219 |

​Aldercrest Drive to Quail Drive

Cost and Funding

​$2.9 million

Contacts & Media

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Project Contacts

Resident Engineer - Consultant Projects
Bill Ness

Public Information Officer
David House
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Last Updated

2/7/2024 1:06 PM

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