LUT News and Media Releases
Public Invited to Comment on Minor Betterment Candidates - Release date: 09/21/2012
The Minor Betterment Committee invites public comment on top candidates. Comments submitted by October 22 will be considered by the committee.
Evergreen Road Lane Closures Scheduled September 19-21 – Expect Delays - Release date: 09/14/2012
Motorists and bicyclists should anticipate long delays or use alternate routes.
September 24 Open House for 124th Avenue Extension Project - Release date: 09/14/2012
The public is invited to stop by any time between 5:30 and 8 p.m. to learn more about the proposed improvements.
Length Limit Set on Laurelwood Road - Release date: 09/04/2012
Restriction applies to a narrow and winding portion of this rural road.
Glencoe Road Paving Scheduled for August 29 and 30 – Expect Delays - Release date: 08/24/2012
Commuters should anticipate lengthy delays or use alternate routes.
Brookwood Parkway Paving Scheduled August 7-9 – Expect Delays - Release date: 08/03/2012
Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes to avoid delays.
Steve Franks Appointed Assistant Director of Land Use and Transportation - Release date: 07/27/2012
The appointment is effective immediately.
MSTIP 3d includes $160 million for 19 multi-modal road projects throughout the county - Release date: 07/27/2012
MSTIP 3d includes $160 million for multi-modal road improvements throughout the county.
Glencoe Road Concrete Pour Scheduled July 26 – Expect Delays - Release date: 07/24/2012
Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes if possible to avoid delays.
Three-Month Closure of Johnson School Road begins August 1 - Release date: 07/20/2012
Johnson School Road will be closed for 3 months starting August 1.
County’s Contractor Will Stripe Roads at Night - Release date: 07/13/2012
Motorists cautioned to avoid wet paint.
July 25 Meet the Contractor Open House for Bull Mountain/Roshak Intersection Project - Release date: 07/10/2012
County staff will hold a "Meet the Contractor" open house for the Bull Mountain/Roshak Road intersection project on July 25.
Annual Road Maintenance Program Approved by Board - Release date: 06/26/2012
Washington County will pave or seal over fifty miles of road.
Six-Month Closure of Cornelius Pass Road begins July 2 - Release date: 06/19/2012
Cornelius Pass Road will be closed between Quatama Road and Cherry Drive for six months starting July 2.
July 11 Open House for Tualatin Sherwood Road Project - Release date: 06/19/2012
A neighborhood open house for the Tualatin Sherwood Road project will be held on July 11.
Brookwood Avenue Paving Scheduled Week of June 25 – Expect Delays - Release date: 06/18/2012
Final paving is scheduled to occur on Brookwood Avenue the week of June 25. Expect delays.
75-Day Closure of Old Cornelius Pass Road begins July 9 - Release date: 06/15/2012
Old Cornelius Pass Road will be closed at Rock Creek starting July 9 while a contractor replaces the existing bridge.
Proposals for Minor Betterments Due July 15 - Release date: 06/15/2012
Minor Betterment proposals received by the July 15 deadline will be considered for construction in 2013-2014.
Visit Washington County Greening the Code virtual open house through June 27 - Release date: 06/12/2012
Find out about the county's efforts to identify and remove barriers to sustainable, green development. Watch short informational videos, read our research report, and provide your input.
Gravel Road Safety - Release date: 06/12/2012
Washington County will apply dust control treatment to some rural gravel roads over the next few weeks. The treatment increases surface stability on curves and hills.