March 29 traffic signal shutdown at Murray/Bowerman intersection (posted 3/27/2017)
Traffic delays may occur between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, at the Murray Boulevard/Bowerman Drive intersection.
The traffic signal will be shut down, and traffic will be controlled by flaggers while the signal is repaired. Travelers should expect delays, avoid the intersection or use alternate transportation during the repairs.
Late Wednesday, March 22, a utility contractor accidentally drilled though a traffic signal cable. Temporary repairs were made to the damaged cable, and it will function normally until permanent repairs are made Tuesday.
Choose a new logo for wc-roads.com (posted 3/15/2017)
Four designs for a new logo for wc-roads.com have been created by Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT) staff. We need help deciding which one to use, and we are asking the public to vote.
In addition to selecting a logo, five additional multiple-choice questions focus on how you use wc-roads.com, and how you think it can be improved.
Take this brief, six-question survey to select the design that you believe best represents this site. The survey ends March 31.
Traffic Safety: Rainy Weather Commuting (posted 3/24/17)
For many in Washington County, bicycles are a year-round mode of transportation, whether taking children to daycare, commuting to work or doing the shopping. Spring weather often means being ready for rain, wind, hail and sunshine, sometimes all in the same commute.
To make your bicycle commute as enjoyable as possible, consider these tips:
For more information, visit Traffic Safety
Road Construction & Maintenance (posted 3/27/17)
Construction begins on 158th Avenue, between Walker Road and Merlo Station, on March 27. Lane restrictions are planned from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays. The design map and other items from the March 14 open house are available on the project design page. The project, which will widen the road with buffered bicycle lanes, sidewalks and turn lanes, is expected to be completed in May 2018.
Current construction and maintenance projects are listed below.
Bicycle and Pedestrian News (posted 3/27/17)
A pedestrian detour on TV Highway, between 75th and 214th avenues, is in effect due to storm drainage construction as part of the Cornelius Pass Intersection and South Hillsboro projects.
Stay Informed / Get Involved (posted 3/17/17)
Share your thoughts on the future of regional transportation through Metro's two-question survey, through March 28. Responses will be used by policymakers to inform the region's investment priorities.
Adopt-A-Road (posted 3/24/17)
Adopt-A-Road volunteers are scheduled to pick up litter along the following roads:
Adopt-A-Landscape volunteers are for landscape maintenance at:
Thank you, volunteers -- stay safe!