Century Boulevard Extension Project open house is Dec. 12

For Immediate Release: Monday, November 25, 2019

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation
Century Boulevard Extension
Century Boulevard Extension open house map

The public is invited to comment on the Century Boulevard Extension Project at an open house, from 5-7 p.m. Dec. 12 at R. A. Brown Middle School, 1505 SE Cornelius Pass Road.

The project team and city of Hillsboro staff will be present to answer questions. No formal presentation is planned; stop by any time during event hours.

The Century Boulevard Extension Project will provide a direct connection between E Main Street (formerly Baseline Road) and SE Borwick Street.

The project scope includes:

  • New, three-lane road (one lane in each direction and a center turn lane)
  • Bridge over Rock Creek
  • Realignment between Ariel and Lois streets
  • Sidewalk and bike facilities
  • Improved street lighting and storm drainage

The project is in the preliminary design phase. Construction is anticipated in 2021-22. Project dates are estimates and subject to change.

The project is funded  through the County’s Major Streets Transportation Improvement Program (MSTIP).

For more information, visit the project webpage or contact Engineering and Construction Services at 503-846-7800 or lutproj@co.washington.or.us. If you need a sign or spoken language interpreter, please call 503-846-7822 (or 7-1-1 for Telecommunications Relay Service) at least 48 hours prior to this event.

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 cost-effective and environmentally responsible manner.

Media Contact:

Melissa De Lyser, Public Affairs and Communications Manager