The team constructing Multnomah County’s new Central Courthouse will extend the construction crane to its full height of 370 feet the weekend of July 7-8. No roads will need to be closed.
Central Courthouse Project News
A short section of sidewalk leading to the Hawthorne Bridge by the construction site of the new county courthouse is closed at night as the contractor installs a temporary pedestrian tunnel.
A night shift will be working from 10 pm to 4 am Monday through Thursday on construction of the Central Courthouse, to maximize use of the construction crane.
Construction of Multnomah County’s central courthouse is on schedule and on budget, county commissioners were told at a briefing on January 30, 2018.
The Multnomah County Board of Commissioners approved a Guaranteed Maximum Price (GMP) for construction of the new Multnomah County Central Courthouse at a board meeting on September 28.
Several downtown streets will be closed the weekend of June 23-25 during erection of the construction crane for the new Central Courthouse. The work will be completed during non-commute hours.
Construction Update: Excavation of soil and installation of shoring walls is in progress at the construction site.
SW Madison Street will be closed between SW First Ave. and SW Naito Parkway between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. at times March 21-30 during relocation of utilities required for the new county courthouse.
Utility relocation work has begun at night at the west end of the Hawthorne Bridge, in preparation for construction of the new Central Courthouse.
Board briefed on courthouse features, funding and shown animated video of new Multnomah County Courthouse construction.
Site work for Multnomah County’s new Central Courthouse begins Oct. 25 with installation of a chain link fence around the site bordered by Naito Parkway, Jefferson St., First Ave., and Madison St.
A groundbreaking ceremony will be held for Multnomah County’s Central Courthouse on Tuesday, October 4 at 10 am at Jefferson Station, 1230 SW First Ave. in downtown Portland.