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Downtown Traffic Impacts

Last Update: Jan 20th, 2017

 Downtown Construction Projects

The following projects are permitted long term use of the street and sidewalk to facilitate construction on private property. 

  • SW 3rd & Taylor: Hotel construction closes sidewalks and parking  and intermittent lane closures on the north side of Taylor and east side of 3rd. Projected project completion Oct 2016. Contact is Mortenson construction 971.202.4107
  • NW 4th, Burnside, 5th: Remodel and new hotel construction on 1/2 block site.  Sidewalks and parking removed, intermittent lane closures on NW 4th for concrete and crane work. Projected completion May 2017.  Howard S Wright Constructors, Jamey Shaw at 503-220-0895.
  • SW 4th & Stark: interior building demolition. Project closes sidewalks on east side of SW 4th between Stark - Washington and south side of SW Stark between 3rd - 4th, as well as the turn lane on SW Stark.
  • SW 6th, Harrison, Broadway, Montgomery: PSU building remodel and addition, sidewalks and parking fenced.  Intermittent street closures on SW Montgomery.  Project contact is Skanska USA Building at 503-382-0900..
  • NW 11th & Hoyt: 1/4 block project, demo and new construction.  Projected completion October 2017.  Howard S Wright, Todd Smith, 503-220-0895.
  • SW 14th, 15th, Yamhill and Taylor St: Interior remodel.  Project closes sidewalks and park on the East side of 15th between Taylor-Yamhill and south side of Yamhill 14th-15th.  Intermittent lane closures. Projected project completion July 2016.  contact Eric Newby 503.459.4477.
  • NW Couch, 9th, Davis: 1/2 block demo and new construction.  Sidewalks and parking closed, intermittent lane closures for concrete pours and utility connections.  Projected completion July 2017.  Walsh Construction, Nick Leeding at 503-222-4375.
  • NW Davis, 1st, Couch, Naito: Demo of existing parking lot and new construction on 3/4 of the block.  Sidewalks closed around site perimeter and Intermittent lane closures.   Contact is Tom Hammons at Andersen Construction, 503-283-6712.
  • SW Jefferson, 2nd, Columbia: New construction on a half-block site.  Sidewalk and parking removal adjacent to site, intermittent lane closures on SW Jefferson and SW 2nd during utility work and concrete pours.   
  • NW Naito, 9th-15th: East side lane and sidewalk closures during building.
  • NW Overton, 12th, Pettygrove, 13th: full block project.  Sidewalk and parking closures all around, intermittent street and lane closures on NW 12th, NW Pettygrove, and NW Overton. Project completion date is Sept. 2016. Contact is Brian Anthony at 503-283-6712. 
  • NW 13th, 14th Quimby, Pettygrove: Closes traffic lanes, bike lanes and sidewalks during construction at 1420 NW 14th
  • SW Jefferson, 11th, & 12th: Demo of existing building and new construction of 15-story apartment building.  Sidewalk and parking on three sides, lane closures on Jefferson and 12th.   
  • SW Moody, Abernethy, Bond:  Project completion 2016. All Hours. Lanes and sidewalks. Fenced job site.
  • SW Taylor, 15th-16th, Sidewalk closure & intermittent lane and street closures, Fenced job site.
  • SW Washington, 4-5 and SW 4th, Alder-Washington: 2016 completetion, All Hours, Remodel of building.
  • SW 15th and SW Morrison: New construction, sidewalk and parking closed adjacent to site, intermittent lane closure on SW 15th
  • SW Curry, River Pkwy, Bond, & Whitaker: New construction, sidewalk, parking, and lanes closed adjacent to site at 3410 & 3485 SW Bond Ave
  • NW Flanders, 9th, Everett, Park: New construction on 3/4 block site.  Parking and sidewalk closures, intermittent lane and street closures for concrete pours and crane lifts.
  • SW Columbia, Broadway, and Clay: New construction of 20-story tower.  Parking, sidewalk, and travel lane closures.  Projected completion date late summer 2018. Project contact: Howard S Wright Construction, 503-220-0895. 
  • NW 9th & Glisan: New construction of 11-story hotel.  Parking, sidewalk, and intermittent travel lane closures.  Projected completion date March 2018.  Project contact: Bremik Construction, 503-688-1000.
  • SW 12th & Morrison: New construction. 1/4 block.  Sidewalk and intermittent travel lane closures on SW 12th, no closures on SW Morrison.  Project contact: Turner Construction, 503-226-9825. 
  • NW 13th, Johnson, 12th, Kearney: New construction, full block.  Parking, sidewalk, and intermittent lane closures.  Contact is Andersen Construction, 503-841-6473.

 Utility Work, Crane Lifts, & Other Use Resulting in Lane or Street Closures

The following streets are expected to have impacts from private construction, utility work, crane lifts:  

  • SW 1st, Jefferson-Madison: Jan 23rd-27th, West side lane & sidewalk closure, 9am-3pm (boring by Rhino One Geotechnical)
  • SW 2nd, Madison-Main: Jan 23rd-24th, East side lane & sidewalk closure, 9am-3pm (Utility work by Standard Utility)
  • SW 4th, Jefferson-Madison: Jan 25th-Feb 8th, Alternating West & East side lane closures 7:30pm-6am & West side sidewalk closure 8am-3pm M-F  (Boring by Underground Specialties)
  • SW 5th, Madison-Main: Jan 13th-Feb 3rd, East side lane closure, 8pm-6am (Utility work by PGE)
  • SW 6th, Oak-Pine: Jan 26th-Feb 1st, Center bus lane closure, 7pm-6am, M-F (Utility work by Pro Pipe)
  • SW 6th, Harrison-Montgomery: Jan 21st, West side lane closure, 7am-6pm. (Crane work by Campbell Crane)
  • SW 9th, Taylor-Yamhill: Jan 5th-Feb 1st, Intermittent street closure, 6am-4pm (concrete load-out by Northstar)
  • NW 9th, Glisan-Flanders: Jan 26th-Feb 2nd, East side lane & sidewalk closure, 7am-6pm, M-F (Utility work by McKillip Exc)
  • SW 10th, Oak-Stark: Jan 23rd-24th, West side lane closure, 9pm-5am (Utility work by Standard Utility)
  • SW 10th, Oak-Stark: Jan 26th-Feb 1st, East side lane closure, 7pm-6am, M-F (Utility work by Pro Pipe)
  • NW 10th, Couch-Burnside: Jan 23rd-24th, West side lane closure, 9pm-5am (Utility work by Standard Utility)
  • NW 12th, Flanders-Glisan: Jan 19th-20th, West side lane closure, 8pm-6am (Utility by Robinson Bros)
  • NW 12th, Johnson-Kearney: Jan 22nd, Street closure, 7am-4pm (Andersen Const)
  • NW 12th, Kearney-Lovejoy: Jan 19th-20th, West side lane closure, 8pm-6am (Utility by Robinson Bros)
  • NW 12th, Marshall-Northrup: Jan 19th-20th, West side lane closure, 8pm-6am (Utility by Robinson Bros)
  • SW 12th, Stark-Washington: Jan 22nd, East side lane & sidewalk closure, 6am-4pm (Crane work by Campbell Crane)
  • NW 13th, Flanders-Glisan: Jan 26th, Street closure, 7am-12pm (Crane lift by Axis Crane)
  • NW 13th, Everett-Flanders: Jan 9th-17th, West side lane closure, 9am-3pm (Utility work by McKillip Excavation)
  • NW 13th, Johnson-Kearney: Jan 5th-Feb 5 (various days), street closure for steel beam installation (Andersen Construction)
  • NW 14th, Flanders-Glisan: Jan 18th-19th, Center lane closure, 8pm-6am (Utility by Robinson Bros)
  • SW Broadway, Morrison-Yamhill: Jan 30th-April 30th, East side lane closure, 9am-3pm, Mon-Sat (Construction by Howard S Wright)
  • SW Columbia, 5th-Broadway: Jan 11th-23rd, South side lane closure, 9am-3pm (Utility by C-2 Utility)
  • NW Couch, 9th-10th: Jan 19th-20th, North side lane closure, 8pm-6am (Utility by Robinson Bros)
  • NW Couch, 13th-14th: Jan 18th-19th, South side lane closure, 8pm-6am (Utility by Robinson Bros)
  • NW Davis, 1st-Naito Pkwy: Jan 26th-Feb 1st, South side lane closure, 7pm-6am, M-F (Utility work by Pro Pipe)
  • NW Davis, 11th-12th: Jan 19th-20th, North side lane closure, 8pm-6am (Utility by Robinson Bros)
  • NW Davis, 12th-13th: Jan 23rd-24th, North side lane closure, 9pm-5am (Utility by Standard Utility)
  • NW Everett, 5th-6th: Jan 24th, South side lane and sidewalk closure, 9am-3pm (Crane lift by Imagine Energy)
  • NW Everett, 9th-10th: Jan 26th-Feb 1st, South side lane closure, 7pm-6am, M-F (Utility work by Pro Pipe)
  • NW Everett, 12th-13th: Jan 26th-Feb 1st, South side lane closure, 7pm-6am, M-F (Utility work by Pro Pipe)
  • NW Flanders, 10th-11th: Jan 24th, Street closure, 7am-4pm Tues. (Construction by Fortis Construction)
  • NW Glisan, 10th-11th: Jan 23rd-24th, Street & North side sidewalk closure, 8pm-6:30am (Crane lift by Axis Crane)
  • NW Johnson, 12th-13th: Jan 5th-Feb 2nd, Street closure, 7am-4pm (Excavation by Andersen Const)
    NW Kearney, 12th-13th: Dec 31st - Mar 3rd, Intermittent south side lane closure, 9am-3pm,Mon-Fri (new const. at 1250 NW Kearney by Andersen Const.)
  • SW Lincoln, 4th-5th: Jan 23rd-24th, South side lane closure, 9am-3pm (utility work by Standard Utility)
  • SW Madison, 4th-5th: Jan 25th-Feb 8th, South side lane and bus lane closure, 7am-2pm, M-F (Boring by Underground Specialties)
  • SW Madison, 5th-6th: Jan 25th-Feb 8th, South side lane closure, 7am-2pm M-F (Boring by Underground Specialties)
  • SW Oak, 5th-6th: Jan 26th-Feb 1st, North side lane & bike lane closure, Jan 26th-Feb 1st, 7am-6pm, M-F (Utility work by Pro Pipe)
  • SW Pine, 3rd-5th: Jan 11th-24th, North side lane closure, 9am-3pm (Utility work by C-2 Utility Contractors)
  • SW Stark, 3rd-4th: Jan 28th, Street closure, 7am-6pm Sat (Demo work by EA White Const.)
  • SW Taylor, 2nd-3rd: Dec 1 - Feb 2nd (NOT VALID Dec 12th-26th) North side lane closure, 9am-3pm (Marriott Hotel const. by Mortenson Const)
  • SW Yamhill, 10th-11th: Jan 11th-23rd, South side lane closure, 9am-3pm (Utility by C-2 Utility Contractors)
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Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall & Keller Auditorium School Buses for Performances

  • Schnitzer: Nothing scheduled 
  • Keller: Nothing scheduled

SW Main Street (gates), SW Broadway to Park: closures for performances & events

 

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The above information from the Portland Bureau of Transportation on expected traffic conditions was prepared based on known construction traffic control plans at the time of writing. The information is subject to change as new information becomes available.