Project Update Paving and sign work on Interstate 5 from SW Capitol Highway to N Lombard Street includes replacing green highway signs to meet federal standards and repaving approximately seven miles of I-5, as well as on- and off-ramps. Sign work is completed. Crews will resume final paving work on the project between the Marquam Bridge and Capitol Highway. Upcoming Traffic Impacts (Updated) There will be a nighttime lane closure on southbound Marquam Bridge for deck sealing from Saturday, August 27 (8 p.m. – 10 a.m.) and Sunday, August 28 (8 p.m. – 5:30 a.m.) Nighttime construction hotline: (971) 673-5239. For more... read more
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Attention Swan Island! Line 85 bus route is changing! To ensure riders can easily catch connecting MAX and bus lines, TriMet will be adjusting the Line 85 route at the Rose Quarter Transit Center. This change will take effect on September 5th, 2016. See image below for details. ... read more
ODOT plans to repair portions of I-5 next week Tuesday-Thursday from 9:00 pm to 5:00 am., so plan accordingly. I-5 ramp closures at Exit 303 (Going Street) The northbound Exit 303 off-ramp and southbound on-ramp from Going Street will be closed for grinding and paving from 9:00 pm on August 9 to 5:00 am on August 10. As an alternative, drivers should use Exit 304 (Rosa Parks Way) and on-ramps from N. Alberta Street. Please be alert and follow detour signs. Nighttime lane closures are also expected to take place August 15-16. I-5 ramp closures at Exit 305B (Lombard Street) The southbound... read more