SWAN ISLAND COMMUTER ALERT: Willamette Blvd Under Construction

Attention Swan Island Commuters!

A Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) construction project to address seismic issues and improve bike/pedestrian access along North Willamette Boulevard may impact your commute for the coming few months.

Over the next four months, PBOT will be detouring all westbound/northbound motorized vehicle traffic between N Chase and N Washburne Avenues via N Lombard Street. Construction between N Chase and N Washburne Avenues will require a partial road closure but southbound/eastbound traffic on N Willamette Blvd will be maintained and will remain open during the Project.

NOTE: Pedestrian and northbound/westbound bicycle traffic will be allowed to use the sidewalks on the north side of N Willamette Blvd during the course of construction. The southbound/eastbound bicycle lane will remain open, even during the partial road closure.

More information available HERE. Or visit the Bike Portland post about the closure HERE.

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Thanks for your cooperation and please let the TMA know if you have any questions.