County Headlines

Eclipse could cause cosmic traffic jam

Release date: 08/11/2017
An estimated 1 million people are expected to hit Oregon roads to view the Aug. 21 eclipse. ODOT and other transportation-related agencies are making preparations to handle the traffic volume. All motorists should anticipate significantly increased traffic on Monday, Aug. 21, once the eclipse is over and travelers are heading home.

Basalt Creek Parkway opens; Tonquin Road closes

Release date: 08/11/2017
Basalt Creek Parkway, a new 0.7-mile road between Grahams Ferry and Tonquin roads, opens to traffic at 6 a.m. Monday (August 14).

CPO 3 hosts guest speaker from the Portland Bureau of Transportation on the topic of the Garden Home/Multnomah Blvd intersection.

Release date: 08/10/2017
7 p.m., Thursday, August 17 / CPO 3 continues its transportation discussions with a presentation by PBOT.

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