LUT News and Media Releases
Old Highway 47 Closure Extended Two Weeks - Release date: 10/22/2013
The road will be reopened to traffic by November 15, 2013
Minor Betterment Committee Recommends Five Projects - Release date: 10/08/2013
At its October 3, 2013, meeting the Minor Betterment Committee selected five small-scale improvement projects to recommend for construction in 2014-2015.
Four Aloha-Reedville Study community events in October and November - Release date: 10/04/2013
Join us at one of these upcoming events. We're asking one question: Will these actions move Aloha and Reedville forward?
U.S. 26 Nighttime Closures and Daytime Paving on Bethany Boulevard October 7-11 – Expect delays - Release date: 10/03/2013
Travelers are advised to expect delays or use alternate routes.
Weather Advisory Update - September 28-29, 2013 - Release date: 09/27/2013
Expect heavy rain and strong winds. Weather could impact county roads.
October 17 Open House for Walnut Street Project - Release date: 09/27/2013
The public is invited to stop by any time between 5:30 and 7:00 p.m.
October 16 Open House for Tualatin Sherwood Road Project - Release date: 09/27/2013
The public is invited to stop by the Sherwood Police Department any time between 5 and 7 PM.
October 1 “Meet the Contractor” Open House for Scholls Ferry Road Project - Release date: 09/18/2013
The public is invited to stop by Scholls Heights Elementary between 5 and 7 p.m.
Weekend construction September 21 and 22 on Scholls Ferry Road at Roy Rogers Road - Expect delays - Release date: 09/18/2013
Work is scheduled between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. both days. Commuters are advised to expect long delays or use alternate routes.
Weekend Construction Scheduled on Scholls Ferry Road at Roy Rogers Road - Expect delays - Release date: 09/05/2013
Work hours are from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Travelers should expect delays or use alternate routes.
Bethany Boulevard northbound lane closure at U.S. 26 overpass September 6 – Expect delays - Release date: 09/05/2013
Lanes will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Traffic will be detoured over to Cornell Road.
Micro-Surface Paving Starts This Weekend - Release date: 09/05/2013
Schedule is weather dependent. Expect traffic delays in work areas.
Historic Agreement Reached to Change Washington-Multnomah County Boundary - Release date: 08/29/2013
Multnomah County residents in “Area 93” will soon become Washington County residents thanks to adoption of a bi-county agreement to redraw a portion of the counties’ common border in the Bonny Slope area.
Paving of Springville Road and Kaiser Road Intersection – Saturday, August 24 – Expect delays - Release date: 08/20/2013
Paving hours are from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Travelers should use alternate routes or expect delays of up to 20 minutes.
Public asked to comment on Minor Betterment candidates - Release date: 08/20/2013
The Minor Betterment Committee asks the public to review and comment on Minor Betterment candidates for fiscal year 2014-2015.
Bethany Boulevard northbound lane closure at U.S. 26 overpass August 21 – Expect delays - Release date: 08/14/2013
The northbound lanes will be closed between the frontage roads from 5:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Bethany Boulevard northbound lane closures at U.S. 26 overpass August 13 – Expect delays - Release date: 08/09/2013
All northbound lanes will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Expect delays or use alternate routes.
Weekend closure update for Boones Ferry Road at Day Road intersection - Release date: 08/09/2013
Second weekend closure, originally scheduled for September 6 through September 9, is no longer necessary and has been canceled.
Road maintenance still the focus of public opinion - Release date: 08/06/2013
The findings of two recent public opinion studies on transportation priorities conclude that road maintenance receives the highest public rating and that a vehicle registration fee can be used to get the work done soon and avoid higher maintenance costs in the future.
August 13 Open House for Proposed Transportation Improvements - Release date: 07/30/2013
The public is invited to review and comment on potential transportation improvement projects to be funded through Metro’s Regional Flexible Funds Program.