Open house for Vanderschuere Road bridge replacement is April 11

For Immediate Release: Thursday, March 21, 2019

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation, Capital Project Services Division

Vanderschuere Road BridgeThe public is invited to learn about the Vanderschuere Road bridge replacement project at an open house from 5-7 p.m. April 11 at Farmington View Elementary School,8300 SW Hillsboro Highway.

Construction will require a four-month closure of Vanderschuere Road at the bridge, anticipated from July-October 2019. All traffic will be detoured to Midway, Laurel and McCormick Hill roads.

Vanderschuere Road bridge open house mapProject dates are estimates and subject to change.

The project is estimated at $1 million and is funded through the County's Major Streets Transportation Improvement Program (MSTIP 3e).

For more information, visit the project webpage or contact Engineering and Construction Services at 503-846-7800 or If you need a sign or spoken language interpreter, please call 503-846-7822 (or 7-1-1 for Telecommunications Relay Service) at least 48 hours prior to this event.

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:

Melissa De Lyser, Public Affairs and Communications Manager