River Road closed through Dec. 27

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation, Operations and Maintenance Division

RiverRoadDetourRiver Road, between Farmington and Rosedale roads, will be closed through Dec. 27 for emergency culvert repairs.

A portion of the culvert collapsed and extensive repairs are required to allow for proper drainage. Crews will excavate the roadway to stabilize the embankments surrounding the culvert and replace the damaged section. A signed detour includes Rood Bridge, Farmington and Rosedale roads.

For more information, contact Washington County Department of Land Use &Transportation at lutops@co.washington.or.us or call 503-846-7623. 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 Manager