Work Begins on 90th Avenue Pedestrian Pathway

For Immediate Release: Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation, Capital Project Services Division

Construction begins April 17 on a 90th Avenue pedestrian pathway between Locust and Borders streets. A 5-foot wide paved pathway will be constructed along the west side of 90th Avenue to connect to an existing school crossing on Locust.

During construction, one lane of traffic may be closed to allow for work vehicles between 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. weekdays. A flagger will direct traffic through the remaining lane.

This safety improvement is funded through the Urban Road Maintenance District (URMD).

For more information about this project, visit the project page or contact Washington County Department of Land Use &Transportation at or 503-846-7800. For the latest road construction schedules, visit

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 Coordinator