Temporary weekend closure of Morgan Road July 7-10

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation, Capital Project Services Division
Morgan road closure detour map

Morgan Road will be temporarily closed 8 p.m. Friday, July 7, through 5 a.m., Monday, July 10, at Tonquin Road so construction to raise the grade of Morgan Road to meet the new Tonquin Road alignment.

Traffic will be detoured to Tonquin, Murdock and Baker roads. There will be intermittent lane closures on Tonquin Road, but the road will remain open.

Tonquin Road improvements are part of the 124th Avenue expansion between Tualatin-Sherwood and Grahams Ferry roads. The new section of 124th Avenue will open in Spring 2018. Improvements to Tonquin and Grahams Ferry roads will continue through 2018.

For more information about this project, visit the project page or contact Washington County Department of Land Use &Transportation at lutproj@co.washington.or.us or 503-846-7800. 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, Communications Coordinator