Comment on Banks intersection project through May 31
For Immediate Release: Thursday, May 13, 2021
Comment on the Main Street, Banks and Cedar Canyon Roads Intersection Project via an online open house through May 31.
Improvements are planned for the intersection of Nehalem Highway (OR-47/Main Street) with Banks and Cedar Canyon roads, at the north end of the city of Banks. The proposed traffic signal will improve traffic flow and increase safety for all road users.
Construction is expected to start in summer 2022 and finish in spring 2023.
The cost of the project is $5 million, funded through Washington County’s Major Streets Transportation Improvement Program (MSTIP 3e).
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:Heather Sturgill, Senior Communications Specialist/PIO