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.
Construction on the Morrison Bridge will require a series of bridge openings Tuesday, April 4 after 7 pm which could each last twenty minutes. Drivers can avoid delays by using a different bridge.
Work to replace the Morrison Bridge lift span deck will require more equipment to be staged in the south path on the bridge.
Four of six traffic lanes on the Morrison Bridge will close on Monday, April 3 at 7 a.m. as work to replace the failing deck on the lift span begins.
The outside eastbound lane and the south sidewalk of the Broadway Bridge will be closed on Sunday, April 2 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon during the Race for the Roses running event.
The public is invited to an open house on Thursday, March 23 from 5 to 7 p.m. to learn about repair projects scheduled on the Broadway, Burnside and Morrison bridges in 2017.