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Baker City Curb Ramp Upgrades

Construction Phase

Region 5: Eastern Oregon (Baker City, Baker)


​​​​​​​Upgrade curb ramps in Baker City to meet Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards.​


Impacts

Traffic Impact

Be prepared for intermittent shoulder and land closures. Watch for flaggers.

Access to businesses will remain open.

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

Construction Impacts

​Access for pedestrians, including those with disabilities, will be available and identified through or around work zones. More details will be provided when we get closer to construction.

Meetings and Events

We held an online open house on June 4-18, 2021. The information presented in the open house remains available for review at the following link.​
Archive - Eastern Oregon ADA projects online open house.​

In-person Open HouseIn-person open house icon.

We are holding an in-person open house on Thursday, June 2, from 4-7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at the Baker City City Hall (1655 1st Street, Baker City).​

Schedule

Construction is ongoing, and is scheduled for completion by the end of October 2022.

Details

About

Enlarged project map for OR7, mileposts 0-1.26.This project will upgrade curb ramps in Baker City to meet Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards.

  • OR 7 Baker-Copperfield Highway: from Broadway Street, milepost 0, to I-84 northbound on-ramp, milepost 1.26. 
  • US30 La Grande-Baker Highway: from Ninth Street, milepost 51.29, to Elm Street at Baker City Motel, milepost 52.69.
  • OR 7 Whitney Highway: from Indiana Avenue, milepost 50.37, to Place Street, milepost 50.92.Enlarged project map of OR7 and U.S. 30.
 
We will also install rapid flashing beacons at the following locations. These beacons improve crossing safety by directing drivers' attention to pedestrians.
  • OR 7 at Grove Street and Leo Alder Parkway.
  • U.S. 30 at Myrtle Street.

Image of a rapid flashing beacon. 

Location

Multiple |
  • ​OR 7 Baker-Copperfield Highway.
  • U.S. 30 La Grande-Baker Highway.
  • OR 7 Whitney Highway.

Cost and Funding

​$11.8 million.

Contractor

​Wildish Standard Paving Co. | Eugene, OR

Contacts & Media

Street view image of OR7 and Grove Street.

Project Contacts

Region 5 Community Affairs Specialist
Vicki L Moles
Email
vicki.l.moles@odot.oregon.gov
Phone
541-620-4527

Public Information Officer - ODOT Region 5
Tom Strandberg
Email
thomas.m.strandberg@odot.oregon.gov
Phone
541-963-1330, cell 541-663-6261

Last Updated

5/24/2022 2:35 PM

Project Number

22400