LUT News and Media Releases
Evergreen Parkway reopens two days ahead of schedule - Release date: 05/27/2016
Evergreen Parkway, east of Cornelius Pass Road at the railroad tracks, opened at about 1 p.m. today (May 27) two days ahead of schedule.
Scoggins Dam seismic studies will impact traffic at Hagg Lake - Release date: 05/26/2016
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation's seismic testing of Scoggins Dam will impact traffic at Hagg Lake starting June 13. West Shore Drive across the dam will remain open, but only one-way southbound traffic will be allowed.
Dust control contributes to safety on gravel roads - Release date: 05/25/2016
Dust control improves safety by increasing gravel road stability on curves and hills.
Night-time road work on Tualatin-Sherwood Rd and Hwy 99W - Release date: 05/24/2016
Night-time work on Roy Rogers Road, Tualatin-Sherwood Road, and Hwy 99W begins June 1 for traffic signal detection loop upgrades.
URMD publishes annual report - Release date: 05/18/2016
The 2014-2015 Urban Road Maintenance District Annual Report is available online. Nearly 95% of URMD streets are rated in "good" or better pavement condition.
Open house scheduled for Roy Rogers, Bull Mountain projects - Release date: 05/13/2016
An open house for two projects on Roy Rogers and Bull Mountain roads will be from 5-7 p.m. June 8 at Scholls Heights Elementary School, 16400 SW Loon Drive.
Open house scheduled for 198th Avenue improvements - Release date: 05/10/2016
An open house for the SW 198th Avenue improvements will be 5-7 p.m. June 2 at Edwards Aloha Community Center, 4375 SW Edwards Place.
Open house scheduled for Walker Road/Murray Boulevard intersection - Release date: 05/06/2016
Open House scheduled for Walker Road/Murray Boulevard improvements May 12 at Holy Trinity Parish, Beaverton
Meet the Contractor scheduled for first phase of Walker Road project - Release date: 05/04/2016
A Meet the Contractor open house for the first phase of improvements planned for Walker Road will be from 5-7 p.m. May 24 at Kaleo Covenant Church, 15900 SW Regatta Lane, Beaverton.
Online Open House 90th Avenue, 113th Avenue projects available through June 3 - Release date: 05/04/2016
An online open house for both the 90th Avenue and 113th Avenue road improvement projects is available through June 3.
Washington County proclaims May National Building Safety Month - Release date: 05/04/2016
Washington County Board of Commissioners proclaims May 2016 as Building Safety Month to bring public awareness to the role of code professionals to create and sustain safe and sustainable built environment.
National Public Public Works Week 2016 - Release date: 05/03/2016
This morning, the Washington County Board of Commissioners proclaimed May 15- 21 as National Public Works Week.
Public asked to provide input on MSTIP 3e project list - Release date: 04/27/2016
Public input on the Major Streets Transportation Improvement Program (MSTIP) Phase 3e list of projects proposed for funding is being sought by Washington County and its partner cities.
Evergreen Parkway two-week closure begins May 16 - Release date: 04/22/2016
Evergreen Parkway, east of Cornelius Pass Road, will be closed to motorists May 16 -30 as part of the Cornelius Pass Road widening project.
Transportation Development Tax to increase July 1 - Release date: 04/21/2016
Washington County Transportation Development Tax (TDT) rates will increase by 2.03 percent, effective July 1.
Open house scheduled for Elwert-Kruger intersection - Release date: 04/18/2016
An open house for improvements planned for the Elwert-Kruger roads intersection will be held 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 12, at Middleton Elementary School, 23505 SW Old Hwy 99W.
Washington County hosts Development Forum April 28 - Release date: 04/05/2016
Washington County hosts a spring Development Forum April 28 2016 at the Public Services Building
Roadside signs sprout like weeds - Release date: 04/04/2016
Roadside signs sprout like weeds, creating safety issues and complaints.
Cornelius Pass/Evergreen signal shutdown planned for 3 nights - Release date: 03/31/2016
Nighttime traffic will be flagged through the intersection of Cornelius Pass Road and Evergreen Parkway from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Open House for two projects on 175th Avenue is April 21 - Release date: 03/30/2016
An open house for two projects on 175th Avenue will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, April 21, at Scholls Heights Elementary School, 16400 SW Loon Drive.