LUT News and Media Releases
County employee recognized for lifesaving actions - Release date: 02/19/2019
An employee with Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT) was recognized with a lifesaving award during the Feb. 19 Board of Commissioners meeting.
Century Boulevard Extension Project open house is Feb. 28 - Release date: 02/13/2019
The public is invited to comment on the Century Boulevard Extension Project at an open house, 5-7 p.m. Feb. 28 at R. A. Brown Middle School, 1505 SE Cornelius Pass Road.
Localized flooding impacts County roads - Release date: 02/13/2019
Localized flooding due to heavy rain impacted more than 40 Washington County roads on Tuesday (Feb. 12). Several roads have re-opened, but as of noon today (Feb. 13), three roads remained closed and 25 roads had lanes closed. For a complete list of road impacts, including an interactive map, visit wc-roads.com or @WashCoRoads on Twitter.
Open house for Scotch Church Road bridge replacement is Feb. 7 - Release date: 01/25/2019
Public comment sought on Planning Draft FY 2019-20 Work Program - Release date: 01/22/2019
The public is invited to comment on the Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation Long Range Planning Draft FY 2019-20 Work Program
Ecole Avenue sidewalk project open house is Jan. 10 - Release date: 12/27/2018
The public is invited to learn about sidewalk improvements planned for Ecole Avenue at an open house from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, at Barnes Elementary School, 13730 SW Walker Road.
Partnering for the Future FY 17-18 annual report available online - Release date: 11/21/2018
Partnering for the Future: Annual Report FY 2017-18 has been published online by Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT).
Open house for Madeline Street sidewalk project is Dec. 4 - Release date: 11/19/2018
The public is invited to comment on sidewalk improvements planned for Madeline Street at an open house from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, at Aloha High School, 18550 SW Kinnaman Road.
Young named OACES 2018 Surveyor of the Year - Release date: 11/06/2018
Scott Young, Washington County Surveyor, has been named the 2018 Surveyor of the Year by the Oregon Association of County Engineers & Surveyors (OACES).
Grahams Ferry closure extended through Nov. 30 - Release date: 10/30/2018
Grahams Ferry Road will remain closed between Basalt Creek Parkway and Tonquin Loop through Nov. 30 due to further construction delays.
Drive safely in the rain - Release date: 10/26/2018
Rainy weather has returned to Washington County. Showers are predicted for the weekend and into next week.
175th Avenue/Kemmer Road intersection closure delayed - Release date: 10/25/2018
The 175th Avenue/Kemmer Road intersection closure will be further delayed until Nov. 1-16.
Washington County, JLA Public Involvement earn ACE award - Release date: 10/16/2018
Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT) and JLA Public Involvement have earned a 2018 Achievement in Community Engagement (ACE) award recognizing outstanding public engagement in connection with the Washington County Transportation Futures Study (WCTFS).
Public urged to apply for RROMAC, URMDAC membership - Release date: 10/14/2018
Those who live and/or work in Washington County are asked to apply for 10 positions on two transportation-focused community advisory committees that work with the Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT).
Kemmer Road closure extended - Release date: 10/10/2018
The closure of Kemmer Road, between 175th and 176th avenues, has been extended through Nov. 13 due to unexpected utility line conflicts.
Jurisdictions, organizations sign Declaration of Cooperation to address flooding - Release date: 10/09/2018
A Declaration of Cooperation identifying processes for watershed management and flood mitigation in the Cedar Mill/North Johnson Creek watershed was signed on Tuesday [October 9] by members of the Cedar Mill Creek Flood Remediation Collaborative (CMCFRC).
Washington County to host multijurisdictional Development Forum on Oct. 25 - Release date: 10/08/2018
The fall Development Forum, hosted by Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT), will be 8:30-10 a.m. Oct. 25 at the Public Services Building, 155 N. First Ave., Hillsboro.
Grand opening for 124th Avenue Extension, Willamette Water Supply pipeline is Oct. 30 - Release date: 10/08/2018
A celebration of the Washington County’s 124th Avenue Extension project and the installation of the first section of the Willamette Water Supply Program pipeline will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30.
Board proclaims October National Community Planning Month - Release date: 10/02/2018
October was proclaimed National Community Planning Month by the Washington County Board of Commissioners during its Oct. 2 regular meeting.
Open house for Madeline Street is Oct. 16 - Release date: 09/28/2018
The public is invited to comment on sidewalk improvements planned for Madeline Street at an open house from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Aloha High School, 18550 SW Kinnaman Road.