Project description: Construct a sidewalk on the north side, and bicycle lanes both sides of Jennings Avenue from Hwy 99E to Oatfield Road to connect residents to nearby businesses and transportation options and to provide safe routes for students to travel to Jennings Lodge and Candy Lane elementary schools.
Current activities: Project planning and design began Oct. 2019. Construction is scheduled to begin May. 2022. Surveying, geotechnical explorations and environmental assessments will continue through spring 2020. Survey work is complete.
Schedule: Project design is underway and will be completed in the winter of 2022, with construction planned for late spring 2022.
Project impact on traffic:
- Through winter 2020, possible lane closures for surveying, geotechnical explorations and environmental assessment work.
- Spring/summer 2022, construction work is expected between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m., Monday-Friday. Travelers can expect temporary rolling single lane closures and detours with flaggers onsite to guide travelers.
Contact: Bob Knorr, Project Manager: email@example.com, 503-742-4680
Engineer: Nicholas McMurtrey, PE (Murraysmith, Inc.)
Consultant: Murraysmith, Inc.
Things to be aware of: Opportunities for the public involvement including in-person meetings will occur in spring 2020 and fall 2020. Notices will be sent to area residents and property owners at key points during the process.
- Estimated project cost is $4,040,200
- This is a cooperative project funded through the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) and Federal Highway Administration (FWHA) dollars, with matching funds coming from the county.