Open house scheduled for 90th Avenue safety improvements in Tigard

For Immediate Release: Friday, July 15, 2016

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

An open house for the 90th Avenue (Tigard) Urban Road Maintenance District (URMD) Safety Improvement Project will be 5-7 p.m. July 28 at Metzger Park, 800 SW Hemlock St.An open house for the 90th Avenue (Tigard) Urban Road Maintenance District (URMD) Safety Improvement Project will be 5-7 p.m. July 28 at Metzger Park, 8400 SW Hemlock St.

The open house, sponsored by Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT), provides the public with an opportunity to learn about, and comment on, the proposed construction of a 5-foot wide paved sidewalk along the east side of 90th Avenue between Locust and Borders streets. No formal presentation is planned. 

The sidewalks will connect with the existing sidewalks between Borders Street and Hall Blvd. This continuous sidewalk would provide a safer option for pedestrians.  

For more information, call 503-846-7800, or email lutproj@co.washington.or.us. If you need a sign language interpreter, assistive listening device, or a language interpreter, please call 503-846-7800 (or 7-1-1 for Telecommunications Relay Service) at least 48 hours prior to this event. 

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