Weekly Construction Update
June 20, 2018
Here is a summary of the work happening on the various construction projects affecting streets around the city. Please feel free to contact Mike McCarthy with any questions or concerns.
River Terrace Area Construction
- River Terrace subdivisions are under construction particularly on the east side of Roy Rogers Rd south of Scholls Ferry Rd. If you have any questions, please contact Mike White at 503-718-2464.
- A contractor is building a new subdivision on the west side of 150th Ave south of Hawksridge.
- Bull Mountain Road Widening and Traffic Signal Construction: Work is underway to widen Bull Mountain Road to 3 lanes with bike lanes, sidewalks and a roundabout. This project will also install a traffic signal at Bull Mountain and Roy Rogers Road. Visit GetUsThere.org for information and updates. Bull Mountain Road is now closed and will remain closed from 164th Ave to Roy Rogers Rd until August 20.
- There are other significant road, sewer and water projects underway or planned in the area. Visit getusthere.org for information and updates.
Curb ramp demo and forming is continuing on the northeast side of Greenburg Road between Tiedeman Ave and Hwy 217. The hotel driveway is open on Greenburg. Some delays likely. Greenburg Road paving is scheduled in mid-July.
The street crew is continuing to patch pavement in preparation for a contractor slurry sealing many of the neighborhood streets in northern Tigard this summer. Crack sealing started this week in in northern Tigard.
Fanno Creek Trail Remeander
Construction has started on the Fanno Creek Trail ‘remeander’ project between Main St and Ash Ave to restore Fanno Creek to a more natural flow path and realign the trail. Crews are excavating the restored channel, followed by a trail closure starting in mid-July for a couple months for trail realignment.
Hwy 217 Auxiliary Lanes
The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is designing a project to add an auxiliary third lane on Hwy 217 southbound from Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy to Hwy 99W, and Hwy 217 northbound from Hwy 99W to Scholls Ferry Rd. More information is on the project website at hwy217.org.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transition Plan
A consultant team is collecting data on sidewalks, paths, and ramps for our required ADA Transition Plan Update to inventory accessibility needs on public facilities (sidewalks, parks, buildings, etc.). Crews are working northwest of Hwy 99W on this project to advance our accessibility and walkability for all ages and abilities. http://www.tigard-or.gov/ada/
Wall Street (south of Hunziker)
Wall Street is under construction south of Hunziker Rd. Access is available to local properties (including Potso Dog Park) but drivers should expect delays.
Interstate 5 (Hwy 99W to I-205) Paving and Auxiliary Lane
The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is adding a southbound auxiliary lane on Interstate 5 from Lower Boones Ferry Rd to I-205, improve on- and off-ramps, and repave Interstate 5 (both directions) from Hwy 99W to I-205. Expect some nighttime lane closures through fall 2019.
113th Avenue south of Durham Road
A contractor is building a new subdivision along 113th Avenue south of Durham Road. Daytime delays likely.
Fanno Creek Trail (Woodard Park to Bonita and Hall Blvd to Tualatin)
Design work is in progress on a project to build the remaining segments of the Fanno Creek Trail from Woodard Park to Bonita Road and build a new connection from the end of 85th Avenue (Hall Boulevard) to the Tualatin Bridge. Contact Mike McCarthy at 503-718-2462 or email@example.com with questions.
97th Avenue south of McDonald Street
A contractor is building a new subdivision along 97th Avenue south of McDonald St, including connecting View Terrace to 97th. Crews are laying pipes for water, storm, and sewer for future houses. Daytime delays likely.
Oak Street near 90th Avenue
A contractor is working on Oak Street near 90th Avenue for a new apartment complex. Daytime delays likely.
76th and 79th Avenues south of Bonita Road
A developer is constructing the Elderberry Ridge subdivision on the south end of 76th Ave east of 79th Ave south of Bonita Road.
Bull Mountain Road (McFarland to 139th)
A contractor is boring a new fiber optic line under Bull Mountain Road between 139th and McFarland Blvd.
68th Parkway south of Hwy 99W
A developer is building a new self-storage facility on the west side of 68th Parkway south of Highway 99W. Some delays possible.
Construction continues on the new Durham Center education services building near Durham Elementary School. The reconstruction of Templeton Elementary School starts this week.