Road Report: Week of August 11, 2014 
 
 
Major road construction is scheduled for the week of August 10, weather permitting. Use caution in work zones and obey traffic control signage and flaggers. Links to additional project information can be found at www.keepusmoving.info.

CITY OF EUGENE:

1
st Avenue W. (Van Buren St. to Washington St.): Work continues on excavation and pouring of concrete for new sidewalk ramps at intersections. Minimal traffic impact is expected but watch for lane shifts.

13th Avenue W. (Garfield St. to Polk St.): Work continues this week reconstructing sidewalk ramps and curb and gutter. Expect lane and parking closures around the work. More project information at www.eugene-or.gov/traffic.

30th Avenue E. (at University St.): Contractor will continue work near 30th Avenue and University Street. Expect periodic lane restrictions and sidewalk closures. Watch for construction traffic.

43
rd Avenue E. (Dillard Rd. to N. Shasta Loop): Contractor will be removing the existing pavement by roto-milling and then placing new asphalt concrete base courses. Traffic will be controlled by flaggers during work hours. Watch for construction traffic.

46
th Avenue E. (Willamette to Donald): Pavement grinding and repaving tentatively scheduled for week of August 17.

Amazon Bike Path (at 24
th Ave.): Repair and maintenance work in the Amazon Channel will begin adjacent to the bike path. Watch for construction traffic.

Amazon Parkway (24
th Ave. to 27th Ave.): Contractor will continue work near 24th Place. Expect periodic lane restrictions and watch for construction traffic.

Broadway E. (Pearl St. to Franklin Blvd.):
Sidewalk ramps are completed. Paving has been delayed to late August.

Coburg Road (Ferry Street Bridge to railroad crossing overpass):
The concrete lanes are completed. Expect one more nighttime lane closure to restripe the new lane lines. This work is tentatively planned for the end of August or beginning of September.

Dillard Road (E. Amazon Dr. to E. 43
rd Ave.): Contractor will be removing the existing pavement by roto-milling and then placing new asphalt concrete base courses. Traffic will be controlled by flaggers during work hours. Watch for construction traffic.

Donald Street (46
th Ave. to Fox Hollow): Sidewalk and pedestrian ramp construction continues. 46th Avenue at Willamette Street is being reconstructed for approximately 150 feet to the east. During this time traffic will be limited to one direction in one lane. It should be repaved and open for two lanes of traffic by the end of the week. Pavement grinding and repaving of 46th Avenue from Willamette to Donald Street will follow but should only take a couple of days. Plan to avoid this section of roadway for these work periods if possible.

Fern Ridge Multi-Use Path (Chambers St. to Hayes St.):
The portion of the path through Garfield Park is closed for an extended period of time to allow trucks and equipment to access the Amazon Creek Stabilization and Enhancement project. Cyclists and pedestrians are detoured onto 15th Avenue between Chambers and Garfield streets.

Goodpasture Island Bridge (at Goodpasture Island Rd. and Delta Hwy.):
Contractors are constructing roadbeds, bridge foundations, driving piles and installing traffic signal equipment. Work will begin in the Delta Highway center median August 19. All lanes will be maintained on the Delta Highway but temporarily shifted away from the center median. Please reduce speeds and use extreme caution. The Delta Highway (south bound only, from Beltline to the Bridge) will be closed for one night, August 19, from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., to prepare for construction in the median. Goodpasture south bound on-ramp will remain open. North bound Delta Highway will be open but drivers must use the on/off ramps to portage around the construction zone. North bound access to Goodpasture Island Road will be maintained. Lane restrictions and flagging will be in effect, expect delays. Please find an alternate route if possible. The construction zone is currently closed to pedestrians. Bicyclists should merge, if comfortable, into the flow of traffic. Bicyclists and pedestrians are encouraged to use the Delta Ponds Bike/Pedestrian Bridge as an alternate route. Watch for large trucks entering and exiting the roadway.

Hatton Avenue (at Evergreen Dr.):
Contractor will begin mobilizing equipment into the neighborhood in preparation for upcoming pipe work. Watch for construction traffic.

Olive Street (11
th Ave. to 13th Ave.): Paving has been delayed due to the adjacent private development. Paving tentatively rescheduled to late August or early September. Reader board signs will be placed five days in advance of the paving.

Olive Street (between 12
th Avenue and 13th Avenue): Street and sidewalks are closed due to apartment building construction. More information can be found at www.eugene-or.gov/CapstoneClosures

River Road (Maxwell Rd. to Rosetta Ave.):
Watch for construction traffic as work continues near Hatton Avenue.

Shasta Loop N. (43
rd Ave. to Firland Blvd.): Contractor will be removing the existing pavement by roto-milling and then placing new asphalt concrete base courses. Traffic will be controlled by flaggers during work hours. Watch for construction traffic.

West Bank Path (at Copping Ave.):
Contractor will continue excavation in the natural area west of the path between Maynard Avenue and Copping Avenue. Watch for construction traffic.

City of Eugene Public Works road maintenance, at various locations:
(Schedule may change due to weather.)

Crack Sealing. Watch for flaggers. Expect minimal delays.
Harlow Road, I-5 to Coburg Rd.
River Road, Azalea St. to Maxwell

LANE TRANSIT DISTRICT:

West Eugene EmX Project:
During nighttime hours, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Sunday through Friday, portions of traffic lanes may be restricted on Garfield Street and on West 11th Avenue as crews locate utilities.

SPRINGFIELD:

S. 2nd Street (S. ‘A’ St. to S. ‘E’ St.):
Construction continues on the replacement of a sanitary sewer pipe. Lanes on South 2nd from South ‘A’ to South ‘E’ streets are reduced to one way traffic. Be prepared for delays and flaggers directing traffic.

S. Franklin Boulevard in the Glenwood area (from the intersection with Franklin Blvd. to E. 19
th Ave.): Construction continues on the installation of a new sewer pipe. Both lanes of S. Franklin Boulevard from the intersection with Franklin Boulevard to E. 19th Avenue are closed. Access to local residences and businesses is allowed, but expect some delays. Local and business traffic should follow detour signs on Henderson Street and 19th Avenue for access within the closure.

LANE COUNTY:

Central Road, Veneta (
Hwy 126, mile post 0.00 to south of Petzold Road, mile post 3.50): Road closed, open to local traffic only, August 11 and 12, with construction activity conducted during night time from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. Construction activity will continue, during the daytime, August 13 through August 15. Traffic will be controlled with the use of flaggers, as necessary. Expect minimal delays.

Davisson Road, (at
mile post 3.55): One lane will be a full closure and single lane traffic will be controlled with temporary traffic control signal while crews work on embankment repair through August 19. Expect minimal delays

Jasper-Lowell Road, Lowell
(at mile post 8.51): A new roof is being installed on the Unity Covered Bridge. There will be up to four (4) two-hour closures during the project, but generally the bridge will remain open to traffic, with traffic controlled by flaggers as necessary. Expect minimal delays.

Knight Road, Veneta (
Hwy 126, mile post 0.06 to Sheffler Road, mile post 3.89): Construction activity is scheduled August 14 through August 15. Traffic will be controlled with the use of flaggers, as necessary. Expect minimal delays.

Layng Road, Cottage Grove (at mile post 0.20 from Mosby Creek Rd.):
Mosby Creek covered bridge is closed until September 15 for the rehabilitation project. Traffic should use Row River Road or Mosby Creek Road.

Place Road, Fall Creek (mile post 0.0 to 0.1):
Pengra Covered Bridge is closed for the duration of a roofing project. The Place Road is scheduled to be closed at Pengra Covered Bridge from August 11 through September 22. Traffic will detour onto Jasper-Lowell Road.

LANE COUNTY CRACKSEAL PROGRAM

Hayden Bridge Road/Yolanda Avenue:
Crack seal crews will be working on Lane County maintained roads surrounding Hayden Bridge Road and Yolanda Avenue between Rose Blossom Drive and 31st Street. Expect minimal delays.

LANE COUNTY CHIPSEAL PROGRAM:
Chip seal will be applied depending on weather and materials availability. Watch for flaggers. Expect 15 minute delays or seek alternate routes at these locations:

COTTAGE GROVE
Allen Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.77 (Blue Mtn. Sch. Rd. – End of pavement)
Blue Mountain School Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 3.20 (Mosby Creek Rd. - ECM)
Cedar Creek Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 2.24 (London Rd. – ECM)
Cloverdale Road Mile Post 11.28 – Mile Post 13.29 (ODOT)
Conifer Court Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.38 (Wilson Creek Rd. – ECM)
Cougar Mountain Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.30 (Entire Road)
Glaisyer Hill Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.58 (Entire Road)
London Road Mile Post 6.76 – Mile Post 14.23 (CG Res. Rd. – ECM)
Raisor Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.99 (London Rd. – ECM)
Simpson Court Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.12 (Wilson Creek Rd. – ECM)
Wilson Creek Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.86 (CG Res. Rd. – ECM)

JASPER
Parkway Road Jasper Rd. – Hwy 58 (ODOT)

LANE COUNTY FOGSEAL PROGRAM
: Fog Seal will be applied depending on weather and materials availability. Watch for flaggers. Expect 15 minute delays or seek alternate routes at these locations.

DEXTER
Dexter Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 2.15
Jasper Lowell Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 1.36
Jasper Lowell Road Mile Post 1.45 – Mile Post 3.90
Jasper Lowell Road Mile Post 6.15 – Mile Post 11.25
Minnick Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.25
Ruben Leigh Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 1.22

VENETA
Cantrell Road Mile Post 2.35 – Mile Post 3.81 (Pavement – Central Rd.)
Central Road Mile Post 3.51 – Mile Post 4.99 (Old Central Rd. – ECM)
Fleck Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 2.57 (Entire Road)
Gray Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.24 (Entire Road)
Green Ridge Drive Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.71 (Entire Road)
Haldorson Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 1.45 (Cantrell Rd. – ECM)
Huston Road South Mile Post 0.27 – Mile Post 1.07 (BCM – Perkins Rd.)
Muirland Drive Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.57 (Entire Road)
Perkins Road Mile Post 1.10 – Mile Post 2.82 (Huston Rd. S. – Central Rd.)
Pickens Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 1.40 (Central Rd. – ECM)
Strawberry Lane Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.45 (Entire Road)
Thoms Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.25 (Entire Road)