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Roy Rogers Road/GetUsThere.org (posted 9/21/2018)
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Roy Rogers Road/GetUsThere.org open house is Sept. 27

The public is invited to learn more about traffic impacts, road construction, pipelines and sewer pipe installations in the Roy Rogers Road area at an open house from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, at Mountainside High School, 12500 SW 175th Ave.
Staff from Clean Water Services, Willamette Water Supply Program, Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation and the city of Tigard will be available to answer questions and to gather input on current and future projects in the area. Developers working in the area have also been invited to share information. For a sign or spoken-language interpreter, call 503-846-4963 (or 7-1-1 for Telecommunications Relay Service) at least 48 hours prior to this event.
The four public organizations also partnered to create GetUsThere.org, a one-stop website with information on all projects and related traffic impacts in the Roy Rogers Area. The website includes both an interactive map and a project list in text/table form. Visit the site to review projects' status, detours and more.




Scholls Ferry and Scholls-Sherwood roads (posted 9/21/2018)
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Open house for Scholls Ferry and Scholls-Sherwood roads intersection is Oct. 3

The public is invited to suggest improvements for the Scholls Ferry and Scholls-Sherwood roads intersection at an open house from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, at Groner K-8 School, 23405 SW Scholls Ferry Road.
Proposed improvements include a traffic signal and dedicated turn lanes to improve traffic flow at the Scholls Ferry and Scholls-Sherwood roads intersection.
This project is in the preliminary phase of design. Construction is anticipated for 2019.  Project dates are estimates and subject to change.
The estimated $975,000 project is funded through the County's Transportation Impact Fee.
For more information, visit the project webpage or contact Engineering and Construction Services at 503-846-7800 or lutproj@co.washington.or.us. For a sign or spoken language interpreter, call 503-846-7822 (or 7-1-1 for Telecommunications Relay Service) at least 48 hours prior to this event.


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Traffic Alerts (updated 9/21/2018)
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Road Closures
Temporary road closures. Use alternate routes.
  • 174th Avenue, between Bronson Road and Santiam Drive, for culvert replacement, through Oct. 1.
  • 175th Avenue, at Kemmer Road, for roundabout construction, Oct. 17-31.
  • Beef Bend Road, between Peachtree Drive and 133rd Avenue, for construction, through Oct. 3 by Clean Water Services.
  • Clark Hill Road, south of Tile Flat Road, for bridge replacement, through Oct. 22. Detour (see River Road lane closures)
  • Grahams Ferry Road, between Basalt Creek Parkway and Tonquin Loop, for construction, through Sept. 30. Media release   Detour  
  • Highway 47 bridge over Beaver Creek, for bridge replacement, through early October by the Oregon Department of Transportation.
  • Kemmer Road, west of 175th Avenue, for roundabout construction, through Oct. 16.   Media release    Detour
  • Kemmer Road at 175th Avenue, for roundabout construction, Oct. 17-31.
  • Jenkins Road, between 153rd Avenue and Murray Boulevard, for a community event, 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 23
  • Laidlaw Road, between Saltzman Road and Thompson Road, for widening, through Sept. 26 by K&G Construction.
  • West Shore Drive, between Scoggins Creek Recreation Area and Scott Hill Road, for bridge repairs, through Sept. 25. 

 

Lane Closures
Watch for lane changes. Flaggers may be present. 
  • 10th Avenue, between Holladay and Alpine streets, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. weekdays intermittently through Oct. 31.   
  • 158th Avenue, between Walker Road and Merlo MAX station, for paving, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays through Oct. 31.
  • 174th Avenue, at Bronson Road, for sewer replacement, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. through Sept. 30.
  • 175th Avenue, between Alvord Lane and Scholls Ferry Road: 
          Construction 9 p.m.-5 a.m. weekdays intermittently through Oct. 31.
          Milling 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sept. 24 and paving 9 p.m.-5 a.m. Sept. 26-Oct. 3.    
  • Adair Street, between 4th and 14th avenues in Cornelius, for construction, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. weekdays intermittently through Oct. 31.   
  • Baseline Street, between 4th and 14th avenues in Cornelius, for construction, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. weekdays intermittently through Oct. 31. 
  • Bronson Road, between 174th and 185th avenues, for bike lane construction, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. through Sept. 30.
  • Brookwood Parkway, between Airport Road and Dawson Creek Drive, for construction and striping, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. through Sept. 24.
  • Cedar Hills Boulevard north of Walker Road, for widening, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. weekdays through Sept. 21.
  • Cedar Hills Boulevard at Huntington Avenue, for widening and signal work, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. weekdays through Sept. 21.
  • Carpenter Creek, between Stringtown and Plumlee roads, for shoulder rock, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. through Sept. 21.
  • Plumlee Road, between Dilley and Carpenter Creek road, for should rock, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. through Sept. 21.
  • River Road, between Scholls Ferry and Farmington roads, for shoulder widening and paving, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays and 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 15. Media release  



 

Signal Shutdowns
Traffic controlled by flaggers. Watch for workers on the road.
  • 10thAvenue at Adair Street, for paving, 8 p.m. Sept. 24-5 a.m. Sept. 25.
  • 10th Avenue at Baseline Street, for paving, 8 p.m. Sept. 24-5 a.m. Sept. 25.
  • Avery Street at Boones Ferry Road, for utility work, 7 p.m.-5 a.m. Sept. 26.  

 



Slurry Seal Schedule (updated 9/19/2018)
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Slurry seal schedule - view the entire schedule here 
Temporary road closures Monday, Sept. 24
  • 166th Avenue, between Joscelyn Street and Paisley Drive
  • Dekalb Street, between 163rd Avenue and 161st Avenue
  • Emerald Canyon Drive, between Arizona Drive and Scottsdale Drive
  • Imperial Drive, between Burbank Avenue and Imperial Court
  • Joscelyn Street, between Norwalk Drive and Paisley Drive
  • Scottsdale Drive, between Tucson Street and Emerald Canyon Drive


Stay Informed, Get Involved (updated 9/21/2018)
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Roy Rogers Road/GetUsThere.org open house
The public is invited to learn more about traffic impacts, road construction, pipelines and sewer pipe installations in the Roy Rogers Road area at an open house from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, at Mountainside High School, 12500 SW 175th Ave. Media release

Scholls Ferry and Scholls-Sherwood roads intersection open house
The public is invited to suggest improvements for the Scholls Ferry and Scholls-Sherwood roads intersection at an open house from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, at Groner K-8 School, 23405 SW Scholls Ferry Road. Media release
 
Comment on TriMet's transportation improvement plan
TriMet’s draft Tri-County Public Transportation Improvement Plan is available for public comment online.
The draft is the result of extensive public engagement with transit riders and plan stakeholders throughout the region. It provides a five-year roadmap for the roll out of possible services and programs to improve transit service in low-income communities. It also provides for planned revenue and service improvements within the next two and a-half years.
In addition to online comment opportunities, TriMet will be hosting an open house from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 18) at the Oregon Ballroom, 8900 SW Commercial St.   Learn more


Community Events (updated 9/14/2018)
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Adopt-A-Road (updated 9/19/2018)
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Adopt-A-Road volunteers are scheduled to pick up litter or perform landscaping along the following roads:     

  • 80th Avenue between Pine Street and Oleson Road, by Maplewood LDS Youth Group, Oct. 3.
  • 119th Avenue, between McDaniel Road and Cornell Road, by Vernier Software, Sept. 20.
  • Cornelius Schefflin Road, between Long Road and city of Cornelius limits, by Community Action, Sept. 22.
  • Cornell Road, between Murray Boulevard and Saltzman Road, by Cedar Mill Business Association, Sept. 22.
  • Dick Road, between West Union Road and Phillips Road, by Liberty High School Distance Runners, Sept. 28.
  • Gales Creek Road, between Balm Grove Loop and Cox Road, by Gales Creek Community Church of God, Sept. 29.
  • Gales Creek Road, between Thatcher Road and one mile west, by Forest Grove Rotary Club, Oct. 6.
  • Scholls Ferry Road, between River Road and Highway 219, by Scholls Women's Club, Sept. 21.
  • Jackson School Road, between Sunset Hwy and Evergreen Road, by Hillsboro Oddfellows, Oct. 6.
  • Thatcher Road, between Gales Creek Road and one mile north, by Forest Grove Rotary Club, Oct. 6.
  • Tualatin Sherwood Road, between Cipole Road and Langer Farms Parkway, by Eaton Corp, Sept. 20.  

Thank you, volunteers -- stay safe!



Road Construction Projects  For the week of: 09/23 - 09/29
Road Name From/To Activity Estimated Completion
10th Avenue - Cornelius Holladay Street/Baseline Street Construction 10/31/18
124th Avenue Grahams Ferry Road/Tualatin-Sherwood Road Construction 12/31/18
158th Avenue Merlo Station/Walker Road Construction 10/31/18
175th Avenue south of Alvord Lane/Scholls Ferry Road Construction 10/31/18
175th Avenue/Kemmer Road Intersection Kemmer Road/Kemmer Road Construction 06/30/19
Bronson Road (185th to 174th avenues) and 174th Ave Culvert Replacement 174th Avenue/185th Avenue Construction 12/14/18
Clark Hill Road /Over McKernan Creek Construction 12/31/18
Cornelius Pass Road/TV Highway Intersection /TV Highway Construction 10/31/18
Glencoe Road (FY2015 Gain Share) Lincoln Street/Cody Court Construction 12/31/18
Hagg Lake Perimeter Roads West Shore Drive/Scoggins Valley Road Construction 12/31/19
Rigert Road (FY 2016-17 URMD Safety Improvement) House #17720/175th Avenue Construction 12/31/18
River Road Widening / Construction 10/15/18
Springville Road (Phase 1) 178th Avenue/185th Avenue Construction 09/28/18
Timber Road Bridge /Gales Creek Construction 06/30/18
U.S. 26 Widening Project (Cornelius Pass Road to 185th Avenue) Cornelius Pass Road/185th Avenue Construction 12/31/18
View all construction projects


Road Maintenance Projects  
Road Name From/To Activity Estimated Completion
Clark Hill Rd Scholls Ferry Rd / Tile Flat Rd Pavement Excavation and Repairs 09/28/18
Mountaindale RD Harrison Road / Dairy Creek Road Culvert installation/replacement/repair 09/28/18
Patton Valley Rd At: Dundee Rd Ditch maintenance 09/28/18
View all maintenance projects

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