The public is invited to learn about the recommended preferred alternative for a new earthquake-ready Burnside Bridge and share their preferences through an online survey offered through August 31.
The Stark Street Bridge over the Sandy River will be closed for a structural inspection and repairs on Monday and Tuesday, June 29-30 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The bridge will reopen each evening.
The Community Task Force for the Earthquake Ready Burnside Bridge project recommended a new long span bridge alternative move forward as the preferred alternative.
The Community Task Force for the Earthquake Ready Burnside Bridge project will hold a virtual online meeting on Monday, June 15 from 6 - 9 pm to recommend a preferred alternative.
One sidewalk on the Sellwood Bridge will be closed at a time on Tuesday, June 9 to allow maintenance crews to clean expansion joints at each end of the bridge.
A structural inspection of the Stark Street Bridge over the Sandy River that was scheduled for June 10 has been postponed until later in June.
The westbound traffic lanes of the Hawthorne Bridge have been closed at the request of the Portland Police Bureau to improve security in downtown Portland after nights of large demonstrations.
The outside eastbound transit-only lane on the Burnside Bridge will be closed on Tuesday, May 26 and Thursday, May 28 from 5:30 am to 6 pm during electrical repairs to the drawbridge controls.
The Community Task Force for the Earthquake Ready Burnside Bridge project will meet online on May 18 from 6 - 8 pm to review scoring results and possibly recommend a preferred alternative.
The Community Task Force for the Earthquake Ready Burnside Bridge project will hold an online meeting on Monday, April 27 from 6 - 8 pm to review key differentiators for four bridge alternatives.
Correction: New information confirms that closure of the sidewalk and bike lane on SW Madison Street between SW First Ave. and SW Naito Parkway on April 18 will NOT be needed to complete repairs.
Members of the public are invited to attend the next meeting of the Community Task Force for the Earthquake Ready Burnside Bridge project on Monday, February 24 at 6 pm at Mercy Corps in Portland.