Bob Shumacher and Causey Road Safety Improvements

The intersection of Bob Shumacher and Causey Road is an intersection with high volumes of traffic located east of I-205 in the Happy Valley area. The project will install a flashing yellow arrow signal and a special radar detection system to improve vehicle and pedestrian safety and reduce wait times, add reflective material to traffic signal heads to increase visibility, add signal ahead warning signs.

Status

Project is mostly complete.

Updated: Jan. 25, 2021

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Projects funded through the new Community Road Fund will increase safety, relieve congestion and maintain local roads.

Why

To provide a safer roadway for all users and reduce wait times at the intersection.

Schedule

The county began the design phase in spring 2020. Majority of construction activity was completed in fall of 2020. Installation of signal ahead warning signs is remaining item.

Traffic impacts

Minor lane closure for sign installation during summer 2021.

Current activities

  • Install signal ahead warning signs by summer 2021.

Funding

  • Project estimate $89,933.
  • Funding is provided from the Community Road Fund.
Contact
Department Staff
Carl Olson
Project Manager
503-742-4684