Visit the online Ecole Avenue Construction Kickoff

For Immediate Release: Thursday, July 16, 2020

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation
Ecole Avenue project logo
Ecole Avenue project location

Learn about the Ecole Avenue pedestrian improvement project during the online construction kickoff through July 26.

The $610,000 project, funded by the Urban Road Maintenance District (URMD), connects sidewalk gaps on the west side of Ecole Avenue, between Jenkins Road and Brightwood Street. ADA-compliant ramps, utility relocation, stormwater drainage improvements and stormwater treatment facilities are also included in this project. 

Construction is scheduled to begin in early August, with completion anticipated by Oct. 30. Intermittent weekday lane closures, between 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., are expected.

Visit the Ecole Avenue Construction Kickoff to learn more, or contact Capital Project Services at 503-846-7800 or

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:

Cindy Remy, Senior Communication Specialist/PIO