The Morrison Bridge will be closed from 9 pm until as late as midnight tonight, June 19 during work to install the centerlock on the drawbridge. The work is related to the lift span deck replacement.
The Oregon Department of Transportation will repair the deck of ramps between Interstate 5 and the Morrison Bridge from late June to fall 2017. Work will be done at night to avoid impacting commuters.
The Burnside Bridge will close to motor vehicle and river traffic on Saturday, June 10 from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. for the Portland Rose Festival’s Grand Floral Parade. The Rose Fleet arrives June 7-8.
The Morrison Bridge will be closed from 9 pm to 5 am on May 31 and June 1, for work related to replacement of the lift span deck. The bridge will also be closed from 3 am to 5 am on May 31.
Several traffic lanes on the Burnside Bridge will be closed from 10 p.m. on Monday, May 22 until 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 23, during utility work. One lane will remain open in each direction.
The eastbound lane of the Hawthorne Bridge east side ramp reopened to traffic, after engineers determined it was safe. The underside of the ramp was struck by a truck driving on a road below it.
A section of the right lane of the eastbound Hawthorne Bridge viaduct is closed after a truck towing an excavator on Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. this morning struck the underside of the viaduct.
Lane closures are scheduled at off-peak travel hours on the Hawthorne Bridge in the next week for two projects.
Concrete repairs to the underside of the Burnside Bridge near the Skidmore Fountain MAX station are scheduled May 1- 20. The work is scheduled when the MAX station is closed for TriMet repairs.
The Morrison Bridge will be closed for 20 minutes at 2 pm on Wednesday, April 26 and from 8 pm Thursday, April 27 until as late as 5 am on Friday, April 28 for lift span repair work.
This Saturday, April 22, 2017, Multnomah County will honor Earth Day by illuminating the Morrison Bridge in green and blue.
Replacement of the lift span deck on the Morrison Bridge will limit drawbridge openings to a single leaf until the project is completed in October 2017.