Visit the 185th Avenue Construction Kickoff

For Immediate Release: Friday, July 17, 2020

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation
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Learn about the 185th Avenue pedestrian improvement project during the online construction kickoff through July 26. 

The project, funded by the Urban Road Maintenance District (URMD), includes:

  • A sidewalk connection between Burnsridge Park and Bethel Court
  • ADA-compliant ramps
  • Utility relocation
  • Stormwater drainage improvements
  • A stormwater treatment facility

Construction of this project is tentatively scheduled to begin early August, with expected completion by October. Intermittent lane closures weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. are expected. 

Visit the online 185th Avenue Construction Kickoff to learn more, 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 a cost-effective and environmentally responsible manner.

Media Contact:

Cindy Remy, Senior Communications Specialist/PIO