County invites review of road maintenance program

For Immediate Release: Friday, March 28, 2014

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation, Operations and Maintenance Division

Washington County's Department of Land Use & Transportation invites public review and input on the DRAFT 2014-15 Road Maintenance Program. Comments may be submitted using the online form, by e-mail, or by calling 503-846-ROAD (846-7623) by Friday, May 9.

The department's annual road maintenance program identifies activities that preserve the public's investment in the county's transportation infrastructure. The goal is to provide the highest possible level of service within available resources.

This year's plan includes construction of small improvements - Minor Betterments - intended to improve connectivity and/or safety for all modes of travel.

After review of public input, the 2014-15 Road Maintenance Program will be presented to the Washington County Board of Commissioners for approval in June.

Related: Online comment form

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