Multiple county road closures and delays due to weather

Release date: 03/01/2011
Sponsored by: Department of Land Use & Transportation , Division

Northern and western Washington County experienced large snow accumulations overnight.  County road crews have been plowing all major routes in affected areas since 4:00 a.m. this morning.

A number of roads are closed or are experiencing delays due to downed power lines, landslides and fallen trees. Road crews and local power companies are being dispatched to each site.

Motorists are advised to slow down and watch out for unexpected storm-related conditions.

Go to www.wc-roads.com for continual updates regarding road closures, delays and other weather-related road impacts.

To report a road problem between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. M-F, please call (503) 846-ROAD (503-846-7623)

After-hours road related calls should be directed to the non-emergency dispatch line at (503) 629-0111

Contact:

Kim Haughn, Public Information Officer
(503) 846-7822
kimberly_haughn@co.washington.or.us