Sandy River (Lusted Road) Bridge Replacement

The Sandy River (Lusted Road) Bridge neighbors Dodge Park north of the Sandy area. The portion of the bridge above the foundation (superstructure) is more than 126 years old and comes from one of the spans of the Burnside Bridge. The Burnside Bridge was constructed in 1894, and the Sandy River section was moved to this location in 1926. 

Trucks are limited by weight to extend the life of the bridge. This project includes engineering design and right of way for the bridge to be constructed at the same location. 

Status

Planning

Updated: Dec. 2, 2022

Why

To remove weight restrictions for trucks and to ensure connections exist for emergency response, access for timber industry and residents of an isolated rural area.

Schedule

  • Design: Spring 2026 - Winter 2027
  • Right of way: Spring 2027 – Winter 2027
  • Construction: To be determined (not part of project)

Funding

  • Project estimate $2 million 
  • Funding comes from a federal Local Bridge Program Grant. Another grant application will be submitted for construction between 2028-2030
     
Contact
Department Staff
Joel Howie
503-742-4658

Phone:503-742-4691
Email:engineering@clackamas.us

150 Beavercreek Road Room #325 Oregon City, OR 97045

Office Hours:

Monday to Thursday
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Available by phone/email
Friday
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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