SW 80th Avenue closed for culvert replacement

For Immediate Release: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use & Transportation, Engineering & Construction Services Division

80th Avenue detour map

SW 80th Avenue will be closed between Elmwood and Hemlock streets from Aug. 2-23 for culvert replacement.

A signed detour will direct traffic to Oleson Road, Hall Boulevard and Locust Street. Lane closures will take place 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays prior to and following the road closure. The project is expected to be completed by Oct. 31.

The maintenance project includes replacement of two existing culverts with a one larger culvert. The site will be paved, striped and a guardrail will be installed. 

For more information about this project, visit the project page or contact Washington County Department of Land Use &Transportation at lutproj@co.washington.or.us or 503-846-7800. For the latest road construction schedules, visit www.wc-roads.com.

Washington County is committed to planning, building and maintaining a great transportation system, ensuring the safety of all roadway users, and operating the County roadway system in a cost-effective and environmentally responsible manner.


Media Contact:

Melissa De Lyser, Communications Coordinator
503-846-4963
melissa_de_lyser@co.washington.or.us