174th Avenue to close Aug. 27

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Closure of 174th Avenue extended through Oct. 5
UPDATED: 09/25/2018
Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation, Capital Project Services Division

174th Ave culvert replacement

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A culvert replacement on 174th Avenue, between Bronson Road and Santiam Drive, will require a road closure from Aug. 27-Sept. 30.

All travelers must use the signed detour (see map) during the closure.

The project will replace the 90-year-old culvert that runs under 174th Avenue, north of Bronson Road. The new culvert is sized for improved fish passage and water flow. The project also includes guardrails for improved safety.

The culvert replacement is being completed in conjunction with bicycle and pedestrian improvements to Bronson Road, between 174th and 185th avenues.

For more information, visit the project page or contact Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation at lutops@co.washington.or.us or 503-846-ROAD (7623). For the latest road construction schedules, visit www.wc-roads.com.

Washington County is committed to planning, building and maintaining a great transportation system, ensuring the safety of all roadway users, and operating the County roadway system in a cost-effective and environmentally responsible manner.

Media Contact:

Melissa De Lyser, Public Affairs and Communications Manager
503-846-4963
melissa_de_lyser@co.washington.or.us