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Phone: 503-823-7740

Fax: 503-823-6995

1120 SW 5th Avenue, Room 1000, Portland, OR 97204

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Boones Ferry Road Culvert Project

Sign up for email construction updatesEnvironmental Services and its partners are working on a project to replace a culvert on Tryon Creek under Boones Ferry Road with a bridge. The existing culvert blocks all upstream fish passage and is too small to allow adequate flow during wet weather. The project will:

  • Allow fish to pass into Upper Tryon Creek and Arnold Creek upstream of Boones Ferry Road;

  • Improve stream flow;

  • culvert under Boones Ferry RoadInstall large wood and rock to protect fish habitat, reduce erosion and improve water quality;

  • Protect an exposed sewer pipe on Tryon Creek upstream of the culvert;

  • Provide pedestrian and wildlife passage through the new bridge;

  • Provide trail connectivity to the Tryon Creek State Natural Area North Creek Trailhead;

  • Trail enhancements include a trail under the bridge, stairs to the roadway, and a widened shoulder to the North Creek trailhead. 

For More Information:

Contact Lisa Moscinski at 503-823-3663 or email Lisa at

Selected 60% Plans

11 selected sheets from 60% design

60% Plans

Design 60% Phase

Project Schedule

Construction coming in spring 2018

Nature in Neighborhoods Grant

A Metro grant boosts the Boones Ferry project

Boones Ferry Road Culvert Replacement Advisory Committee

The committee provides Environmental Services with project feedback