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Region 1 ADA Curb Ramp Upgrades – City of Sandy

Construction Phase

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


​​​​​​​​​​We are bringing sidewalk curb ramps into compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accessibility standards on U.S. 26 in Sandy. Construction will resume in spring 2022.​


Impacts

Construction Impacts

Impacts expected week of May 23, 2021:

Sidewalk curb ramp removal and replacement is expected the week of May 23 at the following locations:
  • SW corner of Bruns Avenue and Pioneer Boulevard
  • SW corner of Strauss Avenue and Proctor Boulevard
  • SW corner of Bruns Avenue and Proctor Boulevard
  • NE corner of Hoffman Avenue and Pioneer Boulevard
  • SW corner of Shelly Avenue and Pioneer Boulevard
Expect daytime shoulder closures on U.S. 26 and adjacent side streets and sidewalk closures with pedestrian detours. 

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This work will cause intermittent lane, shoulder and sidewalk closures on U.S. 26 and on intersecting local streets. All roads will remain open. We will provide ADA-accessible pedestrian detours around the work zones and maintain access for customers of adjacent businesses. ​Some SAM stops may be temporarily closed or relocated; this will be communicated at the affected bus stops and on ci.sandy.or.us/transit. On-street parking in some areas will be temporarily removed and some spaces may be permanently removed. We will coordinate with affected property and business owners as needed.

Work is expected to take place during the day, unless a temporary lane closure on a highway is required. In this case, work may take place at night to minimize traffic impacts. For any noise-related concerns associated with any nighttime work, contact the 24/7 noise hotline at (503) 412-2349.

Schedule

Phase 1 construction was completed in August 2021. Phase 2 is anticipated to begin in spring 2022. Check back for more details.​

Details

About

We are replacing existing, non-compliant sidewalk curb ramps along U.S. 26 between Royal Lane and Revenue Avenue. Curb ramps will be constructed at non-signalized intersections on both sections of the one-way couplet (Proctor Boulevard and Pioneer Boulevard).

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Phase 1 work began in March 2021 and wrapped in August 2021. Phase 2 work resumes in spring 2022.​ Generally, it takes 1-2 weeks to complete work on an individual corner, with construction on several corners happening concurrently. However, only one corner per intersection will be under construction at a time.

The ODOT ADA PROGRAM is working to bring more than 25,000 curb ramps throughout Oregon into compliance with Americans with Disabilities (ADA) standards. The effort was launched in response to a formal complaint from the Association of Oregon Centers for Independent Living (AOCIL). Together we reached an agreement to improve curb ramps and pedestrian signals along all state highways. We are committed to new standards for accessible routes through work zones, outreach and addressing public concerns. Everyone who uses sidewalks along our highways will benefit from this commitment and the improvements we make to the curb ramps.

Location

U.S. 26 |

​Royal Lane to Revenue Avenue in Sandy

Cost and Funding

​$3.09 million

Benefits

​People with disabilities and everyone who uses sidewalks along the highway will benefit from the curb ramp upgrades.

Additional Information

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

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.​

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Project Contact

Community Affairs Coordinator
Lili Boicourt
Email
Lili.D.Boicourt@odot.state.or.us
Phone
503-731-8247

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Last Updated

5/20/2022 5:37 PM

Project Number

22112

Project Documents

Related documents to this project
22112_US26_Factsheet_English.pdfFactsheet - English
22112_US26_Factsheet_Spanish.pdfFactsheet - Spanish