Storm clean up underway, continue to use caution

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 12, 2017

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

Washington County road crews are continuing to sand icy roads and address areas impacted by fallen trees and branches. For a current list of County roads impacted by trees or power lines, visit

While road conditions are starting to improve, it is highly recommended that drivers planning to travel on County-maintained roads use traction devices on their cars.

To request emergency response for a life-threatening situation, call 911.

To report a nonemergency road hazard:

  • During normal business hours, call 503-846-ROAD (7623),
  • Outside of normal business hours, call the countywide nonemergency response number at 503-629-0111.
  • Send an email or submit an online request for service. However, please note emails and online requests are not monitored outside of normal business hours.

To report hazards in city neighborhoods, contact the appropriate city(PDF).

Follow @WashCoRoads on Twitter for road alerts. For regional alerts, visit

Media Contact:

Melissa De Lyser, Communications Coordinator