Construction on Pacific Hwy (99W) Changes slated for Pacific Hwy (99W) north of Hwy 217:
A third southbound lane will be added.
Missing sections of bike lanes will be installed.
One of two southbound left turn lanes onto 72nd Ave will be eliminated.
The center turn lane will be eliminated and a median will be installed from Hwy 217 to
Motorists will have to plan ahead in order to access businesses on the opposite side of the
highway. Northbound motorists will make U-turns to access the southbound side of the highway. Two “jug handles”
will re-route southbound motorists to the northbound side of the highway.
(Maps and additional details can be seen here.)
ODOT Construction on Pacific Hwy (99W) at its ramps to I-5
Construction will begin in mid-March 2014, on a project to improve safety and operations in the area of
OR 99W northbound and I-5 northbound, spanning the Tigard/Portland city limits. Project elements include:
Widening 99W northbound to provide two lanes on the ramp to I-5 north and two lanes northbound onto the bridge to Barbur Boulevard.
Widening the I-5 northbound off-ramp to provide two lanes northbound from I-5 north onto Barbur Boulevard.
New sidewalks and new bike lanes, shoulder widening, and a new pedestrian island on Barbur Boulevard at 60th Avenue.
Construction Projects in Tigard: Projects in Tigard that may affect your commute time
We know Tigard residents are concerned about traffic. When completed, many of the projects
listed here will help to ease traffic congestion and keep motorists on the move.
Click on the map to learn more about each project.
Construction Projects in Tigard
92nd Avenue Sidewalk Construction
The City of Tigard has constructed a sidewalk along 92nd Avenue from Tigard High School to Cook Park.
This project is complete.
Highway 217 from I-5 to US 26
ODOT project website |
This project is making operational and safety improvements on Oregon 217 (OR 217), including widening the
right shoulders on three sections of OR 217, paving both directions of OR 217 from U.S 26 to I-5,
improving signage in the OR 217 corridor, and upgrading the center median barrier.
Scholls Ferry Road from Roy Rogers Road to Teal Boulevard/Horizon Boulevard
WA County project website
The proposed project will widen SW Scholls Ferry Road to five lanes, which will consist of two
travel lanes in each direction with a continuous center turn lane. This will reduce traffic congestion
from the intersection of Teal Boulevard west through Roy Rogers Road. Additional improvements include
sidewalks, bicycle lanes, street lighting and improved sight distance at the intersections.
Private Development Project in Tigard: Walmart Improvements
Pacific Highway/99W from 72nd Avenue to Highway 217
Construct a third southbound lane and raised medians. Bike Detour Map
Dartmouth Street at 68th Avenue, Dartmouth Street at 72nd Avenue and at the Walmart/Winco entrances
Install traffic signals.
72nd Avenue at Hampton Street/Beveland Street
Remove the traffic signal at 72nd Ave. and Hampton St. Reroute traffic to Beveland St.
Construct a second northbound lane—including a lane over the Hwy 217 overpass.
Dartmouth Street from Pacific Highway/99W to 72nd Avenue
Widen the street and add sidewalk.
Projects in Tigard
Walnut Street (116th to Tiedeman)
WA County project website
This project will improve Walnut Street between SW 116th Avenue and SW Tiedeman Avenue and the
northern intersection of Walnut with 135th Avenue. The roadway design will provide a travel lane in each direction
with a continuous center turn lane, bike lanes, sidewalks, and drainage enhancements. Improvements at the 135th
intersection may include traffic signals. This project is being advanced by the County in coordination with
the City of Tigard.
Tigard Main Street
Plans for Downtown Retrofit & Parking
The Main Street/Green Street Retrofit project will rebuild portions of Main Street to include
eco-friendly water quality facilities, new sidewalks, LED street lights, street trees and public art.