LUT News and Media Releases
Brookwood Avenue Closure Starts May 23 - Release date: 05/04/2011
Meet the contractor at open house on May 19.
Development Review Process Improvement Report Presented to Board - Release date: 04/26/2011
A Development Review Process Improvement Report was presented to the Board on April 19.
National Public Works Week 2011 - Release date: 04/25/2011
Washington County Board of Commissioners will proclaim May 16 through 22 as National Public Works Week
County Names New County Engineer - Release date: 04/13/2011
Gary Stockhoff will manage the new Engineering and Construction Services Division.
Public invited to review road maintenance plans - Release date: 03/24/2011
The public is invited to review and comment on the draft 2011 Road Maintenance Program.
Work Program Comment Opportunity - Release date: 03/24/2011
Comments on the Long Range Planning Division's draft 2011 Work Program will be accepted through April 18.
Partners to Celebrate Completion of Highway 99W Projects in Tigard - Release date: 03/23/2011
Celebration for the completion of the Highway 99W/Hall Boulevard and Greenburg Road/Main Street projects scheduled for April 7, 2011, from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m.
County to hold Open House for Evergreen Road and Glencoe Road Projects - Release date: 03/17/2011
The County will hold an open house for the Evergreen Road and Glencoe Road Bridge Projects on March 29.
County roads in the clear - Release date: 03/02/2011
Road crews and local power companies have managed to clear all roadways that were closed or partially blocked Tuesday.
Multiple county road closures and delays due to weather - Release date: 03/01/2011
Northern and western Washington County experienced large snow accumulations overnight. There are multiple road closures and delays due to storm-related conditions.
County roads in good shape for afternoon commute - Release date: 02/25/2011
The majority of our county roads appear to be in good shape for the afternoon commute. Crews continue to apply anti-icer until 7pm tonight.
County road crews plowing and sanding - Release date: 02/24/2011
County road crews are currently plowing and sanding all major routes throughout the county.
County crews prepare for winter weather - Release date: 02/23/2011
The National Weather Service is expecting snowfall starting this afternoon and continuing until Friday morning. County road crews are geared up to deal with snow related issues.
Open House for Bethany Boulevard Project - Release date: 01/11/2011
Washington County is holding a neighborhood open house for the Bethany Boulevard transportation project on January 27.
Cornelius Pass Road Reopens with New Bridge over Beaverton Creek - Release date: 12/27/2010
Completion of a new bridge over Beaverton Creek will allow N.W. Cornelius Pass Road to open again between Kian Lane and Samantha Lane after 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 30, 2010.
Washington County Proposed Response to State Action on Urban and Rural Reserves - Release date: 12/07/2010
The Washington County Board of Commissioners will consider adoption of a supplemental Urban and Rural Reserves Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with Metro on Tuesday, December 14, 6:30 p.m., in the Shirley Huffman Auditorium, Charles D. Cameron Public Services Building, 155 N. First Avenue, Hillsboro.
Washington County Engineer Honored - Release date: 11/29/2010
The Oregon Association of County Engineers and Surveyors (OACES) has named Washington County’s chief Engineer Greg Miller as Engineer of the Year.
Banks-Vernonia State Trail Connection Complete - Release date: 10/28/2010
New trailhead opening in Banks Oct. 29 plugs final gap in 21-mile trail. Free day-use offered at Stub Stewart State Park this weekend.
Washington County holding Open House for West Bull Mountain - Release date: 10/14/2010
Washington County invites interested parties to an open house on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Tigard Public Works Building, 13500 SW Hall Boulevard, Tigard, to review and comment on the West Bull Mountain Concept Plan.
Final Draft of Road Standards Posted for Review - Release date: 09/08/2010
Public comment will be accepted until September 30, 2010, on the final draft of the Washington County Road Design and Construction Standards.