Road Report 
 
 
For the Week of August 24, 2014

Major road construction is scheduled for the week of August 24, 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:

1st Avenue W. (Van Buren St. to Washington St.): Grinding and paving on W. 1st Avenue will cause shifting traffic control. Side streets will be closed to through traffic at W. 1st Avenue, except at Van Buren, Jefferson and Washington streets. Ramp work and panel work starting on Monroe Street may cause one lane/one way traffic. Watch for flaggers.

13
th Avenue W. (Garfield St. to Polk St.): Work continues this week reconstructing the pavement on the south side of the street. The contractor may begin reconstructing the north side of the street between Garfield and Chambers streets by the end of the week Expect lane and parking closures around the work. More project information at www.eugene-or.gov/traffic.

30
th 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 constructing concrete road crossings. Traffic will be controlled by flaggers during work hours.

46
th Avenue E. (Willamette St. to Donald St. ): Milling and final paving is scheduled for week of August 25 and should take one to two days. One lane will remain open for local access during the paving. Traffic will be limited to traveling from Willamette Street toward Donald Street (one way, eastbound).

Amazon Channel (24
th Ave. to Lane County Fairgrounds): Repair and maintenance work in the Amazon Channel will continue. 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.):
Paving has been delayed to late August or early September.

Coburg Road (Ferry Street Bridge to railroad viaduct):
Expect one more night of lane closures to install permanent striping.

Dillard Road (E. Amazon Dr. to E. 43
rd Ave.): Contractor will be adjusting valves and manhole lids and doing other finish work. Expect lane closures with equipment and workers in the street.

Donald Street (46
th Ave. to Fox Hollow Rd.): Concrete sidewalks and ramps are still under construction. Some pavement repairs are being completed to fix failing sections of roadway. Milling and final paving is still several weeks away.

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.

Firland Boulevard (Spring Blvd. to North Shasta Loop):
Contractor will be adjusting valves and manhole lids and doing other finish work. Expect lane closures with equipment and workers in the street.

Goodpasture Island Bridge (at Goodpasture Island Rd. and Delta Hwy.):
Work has started on the center bridge supports in the Delta Highway. Travel lanes on the Delta Highway have been shifted to accommodate the work zone. There is construction speed limit of 45 MPH on the Delta Highway through the construction zone. Please slow down and use caution. There are no other lane restrictions planned. Foundation work continues on both sides of the bridge. Miscellaneous work will continue in the shoulder areas and embankments. Please watch out for equipment and trucks entering the roadway. The Goodpasture Island Road overpass continues to be closed to pedestrians. Bicyclists should merge into traffic if they feel comfortable doing so. Please find alternate bicycle-pedestrian routes if possible.

Green Acres Road (Applewood Ln. to Delta Oaks Dr.):
Contractor will begin electrical work at the new pedestrian island. Watch for construction traffic.

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

Monroe Street (at W. 1
st Avenue): Ramp work and panel work may cause one lane/one way traffic. Watch for flaggers.

Olive Street (11
th Ave. to 13th Ave.): Paving has been delayed due to the adjacent private development. Paving is 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. (E. 43
rd Ave. to Firland Blvd.): Contractor will be adjusting valves and manhole lids and doing other finish work. Expect lane closures with equipment and workers in the street.

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 Slurry Seal Project on various streets:
Rain this week has caused the contractor’s schedule to slip. The slurry treatment that was originally scheduled to start August 21 is now scheduled for Monday, August 25.

Phase 1 Streets - August 25:
  • Broadview Street, between Sunrise and Hawkins streets
  • Chaucer Street, west end
  • Greiner Street, south of 2364
  • Josh Street, one section
  • Pam Street, west half
  • Shelton Avenue
  • Strathmore Place, east of Brittany St.

Phase 2 Streets- August 26:
  • West 4th Avenue, west of Wallis St.
  • West 5th Avenue, west of Wallis St.
  • Breezewood Avenue
  • Josh Street, one section
  • McKinley Avenue, south of 19th Ave.
  • Soloman Loop
  • Stansby Way
  • Todd Street, one section

Phase 3 Streets – August 27:
  • W. 5th Street, east of Wallis St.
  • W. 14th Street, between Buck St. and Acorn Park
  • W. 19th Avenue, between 18th Ave. and Sunrise Blvd.
  • W. 20th Street, between McKinley St. and City View
  • Buck Street Cul de Sac
  • Chaucer Street, from Stansby Way to 3424
  • Josh Street, one section
  • Pam Street, east half
  • Strathmore Place, west of Brittany St.
  • Todd Street, one section

City of Eugene Public Works road maintenance, at various locations:
(Schedule may change due to weather.)
Crack Sealing. Watch for flaggers. Expect minimal delays.
  • Amazon Parkway, E. 29th to Hilyard St.
  • Arthur Street, Amazon bridge to 18th Ave.
  • Chambers Street, Railroad Blvd. to 1st Ave.
  • Garfield Street, 11th Ave. to Amazon bridge
  • Polk Street, Amazon bridge to 18th Ave.
  • River Road, Park Ave. to Railroad Blvd.
LANE TRANSIT DISTRICT:

West Eugene EmX Project:
During daytime hours, travel on Charnelton Street between West 7th and 8th Avenues will be restricted to one southbound lane and on-street parking will be closed while crews relocate utilities.

SPRINGFIELD:

S. 2
nd 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.

S. 70
th Street (from the intersection of Main St. to Jessica Dr.): Paving will begin August 25, weather permitting. Lanes on South 70th Street from Main Street to Jessica Drive will be reduced to one way traffic. Be prepared for delays and flaggers directing traffic.

LANE COUNTY:

Central Road, Veneta (
Hwy 126, mile post 0.00 to south of Petzold Road, mile post 3.50): Construction activity will include driveway paving and shoulder rock placement. Road will remain open but traffic will be 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 will include driveway paving and shoulder rock placement. Road will remain open but traffic will be controlled by 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 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 road is closed at Pengra Covered Bridge through September 22. Traffic will detour onto Jasper-Lowell Road.

Siuslaw Road (
mile post 42.0, approximately one half mile west of Fire Rd.): Traffic will be controlled with the use of flaggers while crews work on culvert replacement. Delays can occur in flagging areas for up to 20 minutes. A single lane bypass road will be available for use when construction crews are not on site.

LANE COUNTY CHIPSEAL/FOGSEAL 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:

CRESWELL/COTTAGE GROVE (fogseal)
Allen Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.77 (Blue Mountain School Rd. – End of pavement)
Bear Creek Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 3.17 (Cloverdale Rd. - ECM)
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)
Wills Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.64 (Entire Road)
Wilson Creek Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.86 (CG Res Rd. – ECM)

DEXTER (fogseal)
Hanna Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.45 (Entire Road)
Kimball Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.27 (Rattlesnake Rd. - ECM)
Mount Zion Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 0.65 (Entire Road)
Rattlesnake Road Mile Post 1.50 – Mile Post 4.47 (South of Kimball Rd. – Lost Creek Rd.)

FLORENCE
Munsel Lake Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 2.09 (Entire Road)

JASPER-LOWELL (fogseal)
Big Fall Creek Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 2.70 (Jasper-Lowell Rd. – BLM Rd.)
Jasper-Lowell Road Mile Post 3.87 – Mile Post 6.12 (Pengra Rd. – Little Fall Creek Rd.)
Place Road Mile Post 0.94 – Mile Post 4.49 (Old Pengra Rd. - ECM)

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

JUNCTION CITY
Prairie Road Mile Post 5.00 – Mile Post 6.00 (Meadowview Rd. E. – Milliron Rd. E.)

VENETA (fogseal)
Fleck Road Mile Post 0.00 – Mile Post 2.57 (Entire Road)