SW 80th Avenue closed for culvert replacement

For Immediate Release: Thursday, July 27, 2017

SW 80th Avenue closure extended through Sept. 1
UPDATED: 08/21/2017
Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation, Engineering and Construction Services Division

The closure of SW 80th Avenue, between Elmwood and Hemlock streets, has been extended through Sept. 1. For more information contact Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation at lutproj@co.washington.or.us or 503-846-7800.

80th Avenue detour map

Original text:

SW 80th Avenue will be closed between Elmwood and Hemlock streets from Aug. 2-23 for culvert replacement.

A signed detour will direct traffic to Oleson Road, Hall Boulevard and Locust Street. Lane closures will take place 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays prior to and following the road closure. The project is expected to be completed by Oct. 31.

The maintenance project includes replacement of two existing culverts with a one larger culvert. The site will be paved, striped and a guardrail will be installed. 

For more information about this project, visit the project page or contact Washington County Department of Land Use &Transportation at lutproj@co.washington.or.us or 503-846-7800. 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, Communications Manager