Comments requested on top URMD Safety Improvement candidates

For Immediate Release: Monday, January 05, 2015

Public comment period has concluded
UPDATED: 02/19/2015
Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation, Operations and Maintenance Division

The public comment period has concluded. The Urban Road Maintenance District Advisory Committee reviewed public comments and recommended six projects at its February18 meeting.

Click on the map to view and comment on candidates.

URMD Safety Improvement Candidates map for 2015-2016Washington County's Urban Road Maintenance District Advisory Committee asks the public to review and comment on the top safety improvement candidates being considered for funding in fiscal year 2015-16. 

Comments submitted by February 13 will be considered by the committee. The committee will review public comments on the top candidates and then recommend projects for potential construction in 2015-16.

Community organizations interested in hosting a presentation about the Urban Road Maintenance District Safety Improvement Program and candidates in their area are encouraged to contact the Operations & Maintenance Division.

To propose a candidate, submit an online form or contact the Operations & Maintenance Division at 503-846-ROAD (846-7623) or at Candidates submitted now will be considered for funding in 2016-17.


Washington County is committed to planning, building and maintaining a great transportation system, ensuring the safety of all roadway users, and to operating the county roadway system in a cost-effective and environmentally responsible manner.

Media Contact:

Stephen Roberts, Communications Coordinator