Weekly Construction Update
January 16, 2018
Here is a summary of the work happening on the various construction projects affecting streets around the city. Please feel free to contact Mike McCarthy with any questions or concerns.
Hunziker Road Detour
A section of Hunziker Road will be closed to through-traffic from 7 a.m. Saturday, January 20 to 7 p.m. Sunday, January 21. A detour will be in place. PLEASE NOTE: Potso Dog Park will be accessible from 72nd Avenue. Detour Map
Fanno Creek Trail (Woodard Park to Bonita and Hall Blvd to Tualatin)
The design team is surveying the trail alignment and doing a geotechnical evaluation of potential bridge and boardwalk locations. The project will build the remaining segments of the Fanno Creek Trail from Woodard Park to Bonita Road and build a new connection from the end of 85th Avenue (Hall Boulevard) to the Tualatin Bridge. Contact Mike McCarthy at 503-718-2462 or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
East Tigard Sewer Improvements
The City of Tigard and Clean Water Services are installing a new sanitary sewer line along Red Rock Creek between the railroad tracks and Hunziker Rd.
River Terrace subdivisions are under construction particularly on the east side of Roy Rogers Rd south of Scholls Ferry Rd. If you have any questions, please contact Mike White at 503-718-2464.
Derry Dell Creek and 118th Ct Landslide and Stormwater Outfall Repair
The Derry Dell at 118th storm drainage and stabilization project is nearing completion. A small replacement pedestrian bridge was installed last week. The trail will remain closed for a couple more weeks until sidewalk repairs at the trailhead are completed. Contact Carla Staedter at 971-255-7726 with questions.
Oak Street near 90th Avenue
A contractor is installing storm and sanitary sewer pipes under Oak Street near 90th Avenue in preparation for a new apartment complex along Oak Street. Daytime delays likely.
132nd Avenue south of Walnut Street
A contractor is installing storm drainage pipes under 132nd Avenue for new homes on the west side of 132nd Avenue south of Walnut Street. Daytime delays likely.
Main Street Parking Signage
The street crew is updating the parking signage along Main Street and in the other 2-Hour parking zones to clarify that the 2-hour parking zone is in effect.
WES Trackway Maintenance
TriMet’s contractor will be making drainage improvements, ditch and vegetation maintenance, and tie and ballast replacement, and other maintenance work along the WES rail line. Call TriMet community affairs at 503-962-2150 with any questions.
A consultant, Capitol Asset and Pavement Services Inc. is rating the pavement of many streets around Tigard.
Main Street / Scoffins Street Traffic Signal Removal
The intersection of Main Street with Scoffins Street was converted to all-way-stop operation in March of 2016. Our observations indicate that the intersection has functioned better for all modes of travel since the conversion to all-way-stop operation. City crews have installed enhanced signage and striping. The signal will be turned off soon and removed by a contractor in late January.