Kinnaman Road closing Aug. 3-Sept. 2

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation
Kinnaman Road detour
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Kinnaman Road between 196th and 198th avenues will close Aug. 3-Sept. 2 for reconstruction of the 198th Avenue and Kinnaman Road intersection.

All through traffic must use the signed detour (see map). Local access will be maintained to properties within the construction zones.

A closure on Blanton Street by Clean Water Services will use the same detour Aug. 3-17.

The 198th Avenue project includes:

  • Continuous bicycle lanes and sidewalks
  • Replacement of  bridges at Butternut and Celebrity creeks
  • Signal installation and realignment of the 198th Avenue/Kinnaman Road intersection 
  • Safety enhancements 
  • Street lighting
  • Storm drainage upgrades

The $21 million 198th Avenue project is funded through Washington County’s Major Streets Transportation Improvement Program (MSTIP).

For more information, visit the project webpage 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 cost-effective and environmentally responsible manner.

Media Contact:

Heather Sturgill, Senior Communications Specialist/PIO