LUT News and Media Releases
Gales Creek Road to Close for Two Weeks - Release date: 05/12/2010
Repair of landslide on Gales Creek Road requires closure from June 15 through 30
Open House for Brookwood Avenue - Release date: 05/10/2010
Washington County invites the interested public to attend an Open House for the Brookwood Avenue widening project on Wednesday May 26, 2010 at South Meadows Middle School from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Improvements Begin on Hwy 99W - Release date: 05/05/2010
Construction begins Monday night, May 10, 2010. The work will be done mostly at night between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. Monday through Saturday.
Washington County Invites Community Members to Open House on Oleson Road Realignment - Release date: 05/05/2010
Plan to improve knotty Raleigh Hills intersection
Neighborhood Open House for NW 185th Avenue - Release date: 05/04/2010
Washington County invites interested people to a “Neighborhood” Open House to discuss and view the proposed improvements for NW 185th Avenue on Thursday, May 27, 2010 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.
Washington County Produces New Video to Help Drivers Navigate through Flashing Yellow Arrows - Release date: 04/27/2010
Washington County Produces New Video to Help Drivers Navigate through Flashing Yellow Arrows - Federal Stimulus $ Boosting Congestion Relief
National Public Works Week 2010 - Release date: 04/27/2010
National Public Works Week: Above, Below & All Around You. Celebrate at the Public Works Fair May 15-16 at Washington Square.
Meet the Contractor Open House - Release date: 04/23/2010
Meet for Highway 99W, SW Hall Blvd, SW Greenburg Rd, Main St Intersection Improvements. You're invited to a Meet the Contractor Open House, Tuesday, April 27, 4:30 – 7:30 p.m., City of Tigard Public Works Building, 8777 SW Burnham Street, Tigard.
County/ODFW Fish Passage Agreement is first of its kind in Oregon - Release date: 04/21/2010
Agreement pre-approves bridge and culvert projects for county road operations division.
County Announces Final Paving on Cornelius-Schefflin Road; Expect Delays - Release date: 04/20/2010
Final paving on Cornelius-Schefflin Road, between Council Creek and the roundabout, for two weeks, starting Wednesday, April 21, 2010.
Moving 99 Forward - Release date: 04/05/2010
Washington County’s Department of Land Use and Transportation, the City of Tigard and the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) announce that long-anticipated plans for intersection improvements at SW Hall Boulevard and Highway 99W are set to begin in early May 2010, with anticipated completion by the end of the year.
Signs Sprouting Along County Roadways - Release date: 04/05/2010
County road crews will remove and dispose of illegal roadside signs.
Project Open House, Tuesday April 6, 2010 - Release date: 04/02/2010
Washington County begins Road Improvements on NW Sellers Road at NW Banks Road Intersection Realignment Project. A Meet the Contractor Open House is scheduled for Tuesday, April 6, 2010.
Meet the Contractor Open House Wednesday April 7, 2010. - Release date: 03/29/2010
Washington County will improve SW 185th Avenue South of Tualatin-Valley Highway. The project will improve today’s mostly un-curbed, ditch-lined SW 185th Avenue between Blanton Street and Aloha High School at Kinnaman Road to increase safety and traffic capacity. There is an Open House on April 7, 2010 from 5-7pm in Aloha.
Road Standards Posted for Public Review - Release date: 03/23/2010
Comments welcome on the Proposed Road Design and Construction Standards Updates.
Long Planned Improvements on the Way! - Release date: 03/12/2010
Washington County’s Department of Land Use and Transportation is holding an Open House to discuss proposed improvements to NW Bethany Boulevard, between NW Bronson Drive and West Union Road on Tuesday, March 30, 2010.
Road Maintenance Plans Posted for Public Review - Release date: 03/11/2010
Comments welcome on the draft 2010 road maintenance work program.
Bald Peak Road Wins Paving Award - Release date: 03/02/2010
Washington County received a paving award from the Asphalt Pavement Association of Oregon. The Bald Peak Road project included a test of environmentally friendly warm mix asphalt.
Cornelius Schefflin Road Reopens - Release date: 01/29/2010
Cornelius-Schefflin Road will reopen February 1 following a seven-month closure to replace the bridge over Council Creek.
Weight Limits Set on Oleson Road Bridge - Release date: 01/14/2010
Inspection revealed rotted wood components, repairs planned.