Expect Daytime Paving Delays on 185th Ave and West Union Rd from February 1st - 3rd

Release date: 01/31/2012
Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation, Administrative Services/Office of the Director Division

Contractors for Washington County’s Department of Land Use and Transportation will be paving NW 185th Avenue between West Union Road and Westview High School starting Wednesday, February 1. This work is weather dependent and conditions must be appropriate for paving to occur.

Daytime paving is scheduled to occur Wednesday February 1 through Friday February 3, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. One lane of traffic in each direction will remain open on 185th Avenue during paving.  Portions of this work will require the signal at the intersection of 185th Avenue and West Union Road to be shut down.  Delays of up to 20 minutes may be experienced at the intersection of 185th Avenue and West Union Road. Motorists are advised to anticipate significant delays and are encouraged to use alternate routes to avoid the work area. 

For more information about this project, please contact Capital Project Management at (503) 846-7800 or visit the 185th Avenue project website.  For current roadwork information, visit the Washington County Roads website at www.wc-roads.com.

Washington County is committed to building and maintaining the best 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:

Stephen Roberts, Communications Coordinator