The traffic speed limit on the Morrison Bridge has been reduced from 35 to 25 miles per hour. New speed limit signs were installed on March 19.
Reduced vehicle weight and speed limits are coming for traffic on the Morrison Bridge, in an effort to keep the bridge in service until the lift span deck is replaced.
Installation of the new Sellwood Bridge east arch span will impact bridge traffic at times on Thursday, March 12 from 9 am to 4 pm.
Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury's statement on jury verdict in Morrison Bridge defective lift span deck trial.
Sellwood Bridge traffic will be delayed at times March 9 – 11 during installation of heavy steel arch segments for the east span of the new bridge.
The Morrison Bridge will be closed to motor vehicle traffic on Sunday, March 1 from 7 a.m. until as late as 7 p.m. during an inspection and maintenance work on the lift span deck.
The south eastbound lane on the Morrison Bridge lift span is closed for an indefinite period after an inspection confirmed deterioration in the polymer deck panels that support the lane.
Multnomah County will seek public comments on its draft 20-year Capital Improvement Plan for its six Willamette River Bridges from February 12 - 26.
The Morrison Bridge will be closed to traffic on Sunday, February 1 from 7 a.m. until as late as 7 p.m. during an inspection and maintenance work on the lift span deck.
The north westbound lane of the Morrison Bridge will be closed at noon today for an indefinite period to allow crews to repair sections of the lift span deck that have deteriorated.
The Big & Awesome Bridges of Portland & Vancouver—A Book for Young Readers and Their Teachers is now available and the public is invited to a book launch party on Saturday, December 13.
A short section of the Springwater Trail under the Sellwood Bridge will be closed December 8 - 19, 2014 during demolition of the old east approach to the bridge above the trail.