Safety Projects - 2016 Minor Betterment & URMD

Current Activity - design


Update 4/6/17: Construction on the 90th Avenue project was delayed due to weather and is now scheduled for completion in mid-April. Work will then shift to 113th Avenue projects.

Update 9/22/16: Bids for the Minor Betterment (MB) 113th Avenue, URMD 113th Avenue projects between Anderson and Rainmont and the URMD 90th Avenue project between Leahy and Oak were opened on September 7, 2016. The low bid was awarded to Lyda Excavating. The contract was approved by the Washington Board of Commissioners on September 20, 2016. Work is scheduled to begin on 90th Ave in October with an expected completion in January 2017. The new sidewalk will be constructed on the west side of 90th Ave between Leahy and Stark, and on the east side of 90th Ave between Stark and Oak.  Construction will then move to 113th Ave with completion expected in April 2017. The sidewalk will be constructed on the west side of 113th Ave. Expect single lane closures during construction;flaggers will be present to direct traffic.

Construction on 174th Avenue between Park View Blvd and Bethany Elementary School entrance for both the URMD and MB sidewalk projects is substantially complete. Construction on the Rock Creek URMD project is scheduled to be complete in the first week of October.

Update 8/24/16: The 2016 URMD Safety Improvement Rock Creek Boulevard project is set to begin Sept. 1. A sidewalk on the north side of the boulevard will be constructed between Malhuer Avenue and Rock Creek Drive. Traffic will be down to one lane from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through Sept. 30.

Update 7/26/16:

174th Avenue Minor Betterment and URMD projects are set to begin on August 1. Crews will be constructing a sidewalk on the west side of 174th Avenue between NW Park View and Carl Court, and on the east side between NW Park View and Bethany Elementary School.

Work will be performed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays. Traffic may be down to one lane; flaggers will be present to direct traffic, expect delays.

Update 6/10/16:

The Minor Betterment 174th Avenue, URMD 174th Avenue and the URMD Rock Creek project bids were opened on May 25, 2016. The low bid was awarded to Lyda Excavating. The contract was approved by the Washington County Board of Commissioners on June 7, 2016. Work is tentatively scheduled to begin August 1st with an expected completion date of September 30, 2016. 

Updated 6/10/16:

The public is invited to attend a combined project open house for the Roy Rogers roadway widening and Bull Mountain safety improvement projects on Wednesday, June 8 from 5-7 p.m. at Scholls Heights Elementary (16400 SW Loon Drive, Beaverton). No formal presentation is planned. Join us anytime during the open house.

June 8 Open House Displays:


Activity Update 5/8/16:

The public is invited to visit the online open house for the 90th Avenue Project. Submit comments and learn about the safety improvements planned. Open house ends June 3, 2016.

Activity Update 3/22/2016:

A project open house is scheduled for the Rock Creek Boulevard and 174th Avenue projects on April 14, 2016 at the Rock Creek Country Club. The public is invited to stop by anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. to learn more about these projects. No formal presentation is planned. 

The 2016 URMD and Minor Betterment projects are currently being designed with construction scheduled for summer and fall 2016.