Welches Road (Hwy 26 to Birdie Lane) Pedestrian Improvements

Welches Road is a main road without sidewalks or shoulders in the Welches area. The project will add an 8-foot multi-use path between Hwy 26 and Birdie Lane.

County Roads Take Me Home stickerProjects funded through the new Community Road Fund will increase safety, relieve congestion and maintain local roads.


Project planning 

Updated: July 6, 2023


To provide a safer roadway for all users of the roadway, especially vehicles and bicyclists.


Design: Sept. 2023 - Summer 2025

Right of way: Summer 2024 - Summer 2026

Construction: Summer 2026 to Summer 2027

Traffic impact

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

Current activities

No current project activities.


  • Project estimate $3.4 million.
  • Funding is provided from Community Road Funds and System Development Charges.
Department Staff
Mike Ward
Project Manager


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
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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