The Fremont Bridge, spanning the Willamette River. Oregonian file photo. The one lane of Interstate northbound from Couch Street to U. Monday, March Crews are continuing work in the area as part of the I Ramps Project. The closed lane will periodically shift to accommodate the work. Also, postponed I ramp closures from earlier this month will happen this weekend. Two ramps will close 9 p. These ramp closures were originally scheduled for March Detour map for the closure of I northbound to U.
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Weekend traffic: I-5 south to I-405 south ramp closed
Subscribe to OregonLive. Facebook Share.The closure will begin at 8 p. Friday, April The ramp is scheduled to reopen by 5 a. May 4. ODOT said the closure is part of a project to repair and replace bridge joints on elevated sections of I on both sides of the Fremont Bridge. For more information about the project and other closures, visit Iramps.
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Crews will also install concrete surfaces on several ramps during the project.Starting Sunday, July 26, the Glisan offramp of I will be temporarily closed for approximately five weeks and NW 16th Avenue will be reduced to one lane of traffic. Save lives.
News article. July 27, pm. Starting Sunday, July 26, the Glisan offramp of I will be temporarily closed for approximately five weeks and NW 16th Avenue will be reduced to one lane of traffic, so that the contractor has space to construct the foundation of the bridge. There will be a weekend closure of I this fall. Notice will be given prior to this closure. A temporary fence has been installed on NW Flanders Street from 14th to 15th avenues for construction staging.
The staging area will remain closed off for the duration of construction, but businesses on NW Flanders Street remain open and the sidewalk remains accessible. Please support local businesses on NW Flanders Street, including these businesses adjacent to our staging area: Pearl District Cleaners Khao San Thai Street Food Oregon Integrated Health Please travel cautiously, observe all closures and directions by reader boards and flaggers, and use alternate routes if possible.
We are monitoring the current Covid state of emergency closely and the schedule is subject to change. Peirce portlandoregon. Topics Transportation and roads. Neighborhood Northwest. Give website feedback.The day closure of the ramp from U. S 30 in industrial Northwest Portland to Interstate southbound that had been originally scheduled for the summer will finally take place beginning 8 p.
During that closure, U. Detour map for the day closure of U. The ramp closes 8 p. Friday and will remain closed all hours and days through 10 a. Monday, Nov. The Fremont Bridge and I will remain open during this closure, but drivers should plan ahead and expect delays, especially during commute hours.
The detour for the closure sends drivers across the Fremont Bridge on I northbound and then south on I-5 to rejoin I at the south end of the Marquam Bridge.
This will also be the detour for drivers who are heading to U. Motorists using I north across the Fremont Bridge and I-5 south between the Fremont and Marquam Bridges can expect some increased congestion from traffic detouring around the closure.
Drivers should plan ahead, know their alternate routes. Update 9 a. Still plenty of slowing. OR at a. Traffic is backed up to 99W. Update a. The Hawthorne Bridge maintenance that got rained out last Sunday is on for this weekend. The Hawthorne Bridge will be closed to all users 6 a. Sunday, Oct.
Crews will perform the annual greasing of the counterweight cables on the drawbridge. The work requires frequent and prolonged openings of the drawbridge. The forecast for Sunday is clear, so there should be no weather-related issues with the schedule.
Alternate routes for bridge users including bicyclists and pedestrians are the Morrison and Ross Island bridges. Crews will need to close lanes in the area. Drivers should expect delays and use caution in the area. Lane closures will be monitored by flaggers. Choose an alternate route if possible. Access to area residences and businesses will be maintained. Southbound Interstate 5 just north of Woodburn will experience some lane closures for night work to repair a section of roadway that was damaged earlier this month by a fiery semi-crash that closed the road for nearly 12 hours.
Semi truck crash. Police said two semi trucks were fully engulfed in flames. Crews will be repairing the roadway near milepost between the hours of 9 p. Drivers should use extreme caution and expect delays. The current schedule is:. Check back throughout the morning for the latest commuting updates and follow us on Twitter: trafficportland. Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission.
All rights reserved About Us. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local. Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site.Visit the weekly construction update for Portland metro area construction information one week in advance. This work will impact traffic on multiple freeways including I, U.
The closures shown on the maps below are needed to maintain a safe work zone for the traveling public and construction staff. Significant traffic delays and congestion are expected. Multiple weekend and overnight closures of on- and off-ramps and lanes will take place during construction. At times, multiple lanes on I may close, leaving freeway traffic to share one lane in some sections. Around-the-clock weekend closures will start as early as 8 p.
Multiple on- and off-ramp closures may happen at the same time. Dates for each weekend closure will be posted on this website in advance. Periodic daytime and nighttime noise will take place, and those working or living in the area may hear the noise. We will apply construction noise mitigation measures to reduce noise impacts to surrounding neighbors. Your browser is out-of-date! It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this and other websites.
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Please check back often. Travelers can also call for real-time traffic and weather updates. If you have questions or comments about I in Washington state that are not addressed by these resources, please contact the I Project Office at Project webpage Work schedule:.
WSDOT has granted time extensions for certain closures due to lower traffic volumes. Crews may take advantage of these extended work hours, if necessary, to complete all work.
This ramp will improve traffic flow and safety at this critical interchange. Project webpage Work schedule :. Work schedule:.
U.S. 30 ramp to I-405 South closure begins Friday night
Skip to main content. Employment News. I construction. Project webpage Work schedule: Lane closures Monday, Oct. Wednesday, Oct.
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A signed detour will be in place. Trail users will be detoured to the parallel Lake Washington Loop Trail. There is no available pedestrian detour route; bicyclists will be directed to th Avenue Southeast and Lake Washington Boulevard. Project webpage Work schedule: Lane closures No lane closures are scheduled Ramp closures No ramp closures are scheduled City street closures No city street closures scheduled at this time.Trump administration has made coronavirus pandemic 'political,' Jill Biden says.
Lawyers can't find parents of migrant children separated by the Trump administration. Road crews found additional concrete repairs were needed. A few rainy days also delayed some of the work says ODOT. Before and after photos show something all of us will appreciate, the ruts are gone. The east end of the Fremont Bridge, specifically the ramp to I-5 northbound, is not currently scheduled to get the same needed facelift.
Anyone that drives that section might encourage ODOT to take a look at that. This particular ramp has been closed since April It's now scheduled to open Thursday morning, May 7.
Meanwhile, ODOT is taking advantage of lower traffic volumes to do a continuous 8-day closure of another ramp. Originally, that work was slated to take place over several weekends, but with traffic volumes cut in half since the start of Oregon's stay-at-home Order, ODOT decided to fast track that part of the project.
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