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Highlights for the week ending July 31, 2015 (posted 7/24/15)
Road Closed

Road Closures
Helvetia Road will be closed between Jacobson and Schaaf roads Monday, July 27 through Sunday, August 16 for a culvert replacement at Waible Creek as part of the Groveland Drive realignment project.

NOTE
: Travel to the following events may be impacted due to the Helvetia Road closure.  
·         NW Fossil Fest (August 8) at the Rice NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals  
·         Helvetia Culture Fest (August 16) - may be impacted if the road opens later than anticipated. Event goers can follow the signed detour route.
Bates Road in Gaston will be closed  August 1 - 31 between Patton Valley Road and Old Highway 47 for installation of a water line. Traffic will be detoured via Old Highway 47.
First Avenue in Hillsboro will be closed to vehicles and bicyclists between Oak Street and Baseline Street beginning 6 a.m. Monday, August 3 through 6 p.m. Thursday, August 6. The closure is necessary for the contractor to reconstruct and repave the roadway. Sidewalks and crosswalks will remain open. Visit ODOT’s project website for details.
The eastbound closure of Walker Road between Amberglen and 185th has been extended through Friday, August 14 while the contractor completes installation of a water line. Travelers are detoured to Cornell Road.
Tualatin-Sherwood Road will be closed at the railroad crossing west of Oregon Street for up to 72 hours beginning Friday evening, August 21. The closure is necessary to replace the railroad crossing. Signs will identify detour routes.
CLOSURE EXTENDED: 49th Avenue remains closed at Baseline Road through August 28 for grading work. Vehicles, bicyclists and pedestrians are detoured to 53rd Avenue.
2nd Street and Menlo Drive are closed at Farmington Road through Sept. 4 for culvert replacement at Erickson Creek. Travelers are detoured to Erickson Avenue.

On the Road
Expect to see over 600 bike riders this Saturday, July 25 on numerous urban and rural roads in western Washington County for the Tour de Cure event.
Pick Your Poison Relay will be held this Saturday, July 25 through Sunday, July 26 at Hagg Lake. Expect runners on West Shore Drive and Scoggins Valley Road.
Micro-surface paving begins July 27. Roads will remain open, but may be limited to one-way traffic controlled by flaggers. Travelers can expect up to 15-minute delays; alternate routes are recommended.
Asphalt overlay paving of roads in the Urban Road Maintenance District begins July 27 and continues through mid-August. Roads will remain open, but travelers can expect delays; alternate routes are recommended.
Paving is also scheduled to begin July 27 on several streets in the city of Beaverton. View their media release for complete details.

Adopt-A-Road volunteers will be picking up litter along the north side of Evergreen Road from 25th to Brookwood (Happy Apple Preschool), Glencoe Road from Camp Ireland to south of Wren (Kennedy Barksdale), and along Tile Flat Road from Scholls Ferry to Clark Hill (Nike Green Team). Thank you, volunteers!
Tis’ the season for roadwork – happening all over Washington County! Check with the appropriate road agency for projects in your area. Orange is your clue to slow down and pay attention!

Stay Informed / Get Involved
The Taylor Street Gain Share project  is currently out for bid with bids due by 10 a.m., August 5. Visit the ORPIN website for more details. To purchase plan sets, call 503-846-7800 or stop by our office at 1400 SW Walnut Street in Hillsboro.
Save the date! Come visit us at Celebrate Hillsboro from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Saturday, August 8! We will also have big rigs at THPRD's Big Truck Day on from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, August 8, at the Conestoga Recreation Center. Both events have free admission. Hope to see you there!


Road Construction Projects  For the week of: 07/26 - 08/01
Road Name From/To Activity Estimated Completion
Bike & Ped Projects - Gain Share /Various Locations Construction 12/31/16
Baseline Road 197th Ave to Willow Creek Dr/Brookwood Ave to 231st Ave Construction 06/30/16
Cornelius Pass Road U.S. 26/Cornell Rd Construction 12/31/16
Farmington Road Murray Blvd/Hocken Ave Construction 05/31/17
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Road Maintenance Projects  
Road Name From/To Activity Estimated Completion
091st Av Jamieson Rd / Woodside Dr Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 08/11/15
106th Av Canyon Rd / Walker Rd Micro-surface paving - URMD 08/03/15
109th Av Hwy 10 / 110th Av Micro-surface paving - URMD 08/03/15
111th Av Rainmont Rd / McDaniel Rd Micro-surface paving - URMD 07/27/15
149th Av Division St / 006th Av Micro-surface paving 08/03/15
166th Pl Cds (s/Hargis Rd) / Cds (n) Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 08/04/15
170th Av Spellman Dr / Kemmer Rd Micro-surface paving 08/04/15
173rd Av Farmington Rd / Shaw St Micro-surface paving - URMD 08/04/15
184th Av Kinnaman Rd / Wheeler Ct Striping 08/07/15
184th Av Kinnaman Rd / Wheeler Ct Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 07/30/15
227th Av Quatama Rd / north of Fir St Micro-surface paving 07/28/15
229th Av Rosedale Rd / End Co.Jur.(#4027_n-prop.line) Chip seal 07/28/15
Aebischer Rd Kruger Rd / Edy Rd Chip seal 07/30/15
Blanton St Spratt Wy (n) / 160th Av Micro-surface paving - URMD 08/03/15
Bronson Rd Bethany Bl / Somerset West entrance Micro-surface paving 07/28/15
Butner Rd Park Wy / Cedar Hills Bl Micro-surface paving 07/30/15
Butner Rd Downing St / Walker Rd Micro-surface paving - URMD 07/28/15
Canyon Dr Frontage Rd (n/Canyon Ln) / 078th Av Micro-surface paving - URMD 07/31/15
Cedar Canyon Old Hwy 47 / Hartwick Rd Pavement machine patching 08/06/15
Cipole Rd Tualatin-Sherwood Rd / Hwy 99W Micro-surface paving 08/05/15
Clapshaw Hill Rd Hillside Rd / Gales Creek Rd Chip seal 07/27/15
Coral St Dead End (e/090th Av) / Tigard Jur. (.038 w/092nd Av) Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 08/04/15
Cornelius-Schefflin Rd Verboort Rd / Kerkman Rd Chip seal 07/27/15
Damascus St 113th Av / pvt drive (w) Striping 08/07/15
Damascus St 113th Av / Pvt drive (w) Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 07/28/15
Downing St Butner Rd / Meadow Dr Micro-surface paving 07/28/15
Evergreen St House # 13745 / Barricade (w) Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 08/18/15
Evergreen St Thompson Rd / House #13745 Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 08/18/15
Evergreen St House #13745 / Barricade (w) Striping 08/19/15
Evergreen St Thompson Rd / House #13745 Striping 08/19/15
Fairway Dr 078th Av / 087th Av Striping 08/13/15
Fairway Dr 078th Av / 087th Av Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 08/13/15
Farmington Rd Murray Bl / 165th Av Landscape maintenance 07/30/15
Golf Course Rd Tongue Ln / Cornelius Jur. Pavement repair 08/06/15
Gordon Rd Zion Church Rd / Hwy 26 Chip seal 07/27/15
Grabel Rd Minter Bridge Rd / Hwy 219 Chip seal 07/28/15
Inglis Dr Grabhorn Rd / Dead End Micro-surface paving 08/04/15
Marlow Av Eastridge St / Park Wy Micro-surface paving 07/30/15
Mayo St 066th Av / 069th Av Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 08/11/15
Meadow Ln 091st Av / 094th Av Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 08/11/15
Minter Bridge Rd Grabel Rd / UGB (.081 s/Morgan Rd) Chip seal 07/28/15
Minter Bridge Rd UGB (.081 s/Morgan Rd) / Morgan Rd Chip seal 07/28/15
Mount Richmond Rd At: 1263 Bridge maintenance 07/30/15
Mount Richmond Rd At: 1265 Bridge maintenance 07/30/15
Oak St Forest Grove Jur. (RR tracks) / Hwy 47 Chip seal 07/29/15
Old Hwy 47 Old Hwy 47 (Hwy 47 access) / Patton Valley Rd Chip seal 07/29/15
Old Hwy 47 At: 1406 Bridge maintenance 07/30/15
Old Hwy 47 Hwy 47 (e) / Old Hwy 47 (w) Chip crew 07/29/15
Old Scholls Ferry Rd Scholls Ferry (e) / Scholls Ferry (w) Striping 08/07/15
Old Scholls Ferry Rd Scholls Ferry Rd (e) / Scholls Ferry Rd (w) Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 08/06/15
Pacific Dr Begin Ugb / Hwy 99 (sw) Chip seal 07/30/15
Pacific Dr End UGB / Begin UGB Chip seal 07/30/15
Pacific Dr Hwy 99 (ne) / End UGB Chip seal 07/30/15
Park Wy Baltic Av / Marlow Av Micro-surface paving 07/30/15
Patton Valley Rd Old Hwy 47 / Larson Rd Chip seal 07/29/15
Pihl Rd At: Bridge #1376 Bridge maintenance 07/30/15
Rainmont Rd 111th Av / 113th Av Micro-surface paving - URMD 07/27/15
Ridgewood Av Brentwood St / Canyon Dr Micro-surface paving - URMD 07/31/15
River Rd Rosedale Rd / Rosa Rd Pavement repair 07/30/15
Rood Bridge Rd Farmington Rd / Hillsboro Jur. Chip seal 07/28/15
Rosedale Rd 209th Av / River Rd Pavement repair 08/06/15
Roxbury Av Walker Rd / Marlow Av Micro-surface paving 07/30/15
Washington Dr 175th Av / Meadowbrook Wy Asphalt overlay paving - URMD 07/30/15
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Hillsboro,OR 97123-5625
Phone: 503-846-ROAD
(503-846-7623)
Fax: 503-846-7620
Email: WC-Roads
Land Use & Transportation

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