TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Wind blows 18-wheeler off Marine Drive

Posted by on Dec 21, 2015 | 0 comments

Today, around 1 p.m., police responded to the 7800 block of Northeast Marine Drive on the report a tractor-trailer was blown off the roadway towards the Columbia River. COURTESY PORTLAND POLICE An 18-wheeler was blown off Marine Drive today around 1 p.m. Police said they’re keeping the street closed from Northeast 33rd to 122nd avenues....
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[Traffic Advisory] Crash Causes Death

Posted by on Dec 4, 2015 | 0 comments

This morning, around 6:30 a.m., police responded to reports about a two-car collision on Southeast Stark Street at 160th Ave. When police arrived, they said they found one of drivers pinned inside their vehicle. While attempting to provide aid, police determined the driver pinned in their car was dead. The police bureau’s Major Crash Team...
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[Traffic Advisory] E. Burnside Lane Closures Tomorrow, Friday

Posted by on Nov 18, 2015 | 0 comments

Today, Portland’s Bureau of Transportation announced that street improvements on East Burnside Street from Northeast 90th to 94th avenues require lane closures from 7 a.m. through 5 p.m. starting tomorrow, through Friday, Nov. 20. Portland Bureau of Transportation maintenance crews are working tomorrow and Friday on East Burnside Street...
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TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Northeast Halsey Street Improvements Close Lanes

Posted by on Aug 23, 2015 | 0 comments

The city’s Bureau of Transportation advises the traveling public that street improvements require lane closures on Northeast Halsey Street from 132nd to 148th avenues. ¬†Lane closures on Northeast Halsey Street from 132nd to 148th avenues start Monday, Aug. 24, through Friday, Sep. 11, from 7 a.m. through 5 p.m. The work starts tomorrow,...
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Sandy Boulevard re-opens between 122nd and 138th avenues

Posted by on Sep 14, 2014 | 0 comments

Northeast Sandy Boulevard re-opened between 122nd and 138th avenues today after a four-day closure caused by a burst water pipe, according to Oregon Department of Transportation Public Information officer Don Hamilton. Intermittent lane closures are needed in the weeks ahead to complete the project and pedestrians will need to use caution as the...
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TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Lane closures on Fremont Street

Posted by on Apr 19, 2014 | 0 comments

Street improvements next week close lanes on Northeast Fremont Street.   The closures, from Northeast 105th to 112th avenues, begin Wednesday, April 23 to Tuesday, April 29 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The lane closures allow work crews to grind down about a mile of deteriorated asphalt in preparation for repaving. Paving will occur during a window...
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Northeast 148th Avenue closed through Friday

Posted by on Oct 14, 2013 | 0 comments

From today through 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18th, construction of a Union Pacific Railroad bridge over Northeast 148th Avenue closes it between Northeast Stanton Street and Northeast 146th Drive in the Wilkes neighborhood. A detour will be in effect during those times. North of Interstate 84, traffic will be directed to Northeast 122nd Avenue or...
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TRAFFIC ADVISORY: 148th Avenue closed for construction

Posted by on Aug 17, 2013 | 0 comments

Beginning¬† Monday, Aug. 19 through Friday, Aug. 30, construction of a new railroad bridge over Northeast 148th Avenue in the Wilkes neighborhood requires its closure. Adding a second set of tracks, Union Pacific Railroad is building a bridge over Northeast 148th Avenue.   Northeast 148th Avenue is accessible for locals only between Northeast...
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