David Hill Road to close July 30

For Immediate Release: Friday, July 13, 2018

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

David Hill Culvert detourDavid Hill Road, between Thatcher Road and Antler Drive, will be closed July 30-Aug. 20 for a culvert replacement.

The project will replace the existing undersized culvert, which is in poor condition. The new culvert will be large enough for fish passage. The project will also include wider shoulders and guardrails for improved road safety. All work is expected to be completed by Aug. 27.

The road will also be closed from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. July 19 for a utility pole replacement that needs to be done prior to the project.

For more information, visit the project page or contact Washington County Department of Land Use &Transportation at lutops@co.washington.or.us or 503-846-ROAD (7623). For the latest road construction schedules, visit www.wc-roads.com.

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 a cost-effective and environmentally responsible manner.

Media Contact:

Melissa De Lyser, Public Affairs and Communications Manager