Comment on Martin Road Project through April 11
For Immediate Release: Thursday, March 25, 2021
A roundabout will be built at the Highway 47 and Martin Road intersection to improve traffic flow and safety for passenger, farm and freight traffic between Highway 26 and Forest Grove. Widened shoulders will be in installed on Martin Road.
Two culverts under Martin Road will be replaced with a concrete bridge to provide better water flow.
The $8.3 million project is funded through the Major Streets Transportation Improvement Program (MSTIP 3e) in partnership with the city of Forest Grove and the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT).
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