Weekly Construction Update
November 16, 2017
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.
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, which includes connecting sewer line under the dog park parking lot. Temporary parking is available along Wall Street.
North Dakota Street (Gallo to 114th) Shoulder Walkway
The street crew has paved a new shoulder walkway along the north side of North Dakota Street to give people more space to walk along North Dakota between Gallo Avenue and 114th Place.
115th Avenue Sidewalk
City staff have worked with a developer to add a new section of sidewalk along the west side of 115th Avenue south of Fonner St and north of Terrace Trails Dr.
Fanno Creek Trail (Woodard Park to Bonita and Hall Blvd to Tualatin)
Design work is beginning in earnest for a project to improve an existing segment and 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 email@example.com with questions.
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
A contractor is working to stabilize a landslide area and repair a stormwater pipe on Derry Dell Creek near 118th Ct. The trail along Derry Dell Creek will be closed near 118th Ct during the work. This project is also repairing a stormwater outlet pipe from the Rose Vista Drive area to Derry Dell Creek. 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.
Hwy 217 Drilling Near Hall Blvd
A contractor for ODOT is drilling for a geotechnical evaluation for a project on Hwy 217 with potential bridge work where Hall Blvd crosses 217. Contact Lili Boicourt at 503-731-8247 or Lili.D.Boicourt@odot.state.or.us with questions about the project. For nighttime noise complaints, call ODOT’s 24-hour noise hotline at 971-673-5239.
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 and a contractor are planning to make this change permanent by adding signage and removing the traffic signal equipment.
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.