Duus Road / Eagle Creek Road Intersection Improvements

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Project description

Status

Project is in preliminary design phase.

Updated: May 22, 2022

The Duus Road and Eagle Creek intersection turn lanes lack adequate sight distance in the Estacada area. This project will construct a southbound left-turn lane on Eagle Creek Road and relocate the Eagle Creek Road/Duus Road intersection.

Why

To improve safety and sight distance, and to accommodate future growth in the Estacada area.

Schedule

The county will begin the design phase in June 2022. Construction will likely begin spring 2023, during the daytime hours.

Traffic impact

No impacts to traffic at this time. Lane closures and detours may be needed during construction in 2023.

Current activities

  • No current project activities.

Funding

  • Project estimate $955,500.
  • Funding is provided from Community Road Funds and System Development Charges.

Frequently Asked Questions

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We anticipate that attaining right of way will likely be needed to build the left-hand turn lane. This will be determined as the projects moves through design development. Factors impacting right of way include lane configuration, shoulders slopes, sight distance requirements, water management and budget. For any project, the county intends to require as little right of way as possible.

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This is part of the project scope to determine if a left-turn lane is needed at this location.

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Relocating the intersection will create a better line of sight for people turning at this intersection. Addition safety features like painted stop bars and stop ahead signs may be added as part of this project.

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Contact
Department Staff
Mike Ward
Project Manager
503-742-4688