Environmental Services is planning a project on Highway 43 to replace an aging sewer main that carries wastewater from the Riverview Pump Station. The project will replace roughly 3,000 feet of failing sewer pipe along Highway 43 from the Riverview Pump Station south to SW Riverwood Road (see map). The pipe has experienced several failures in recent years, and this project will install a new pipe and reduce the potential for future leaks or breaks.
This project will likely take place during the night hours to avoid traffic conflicts with commuters as well as with other nearby public works projects. Crews will open up the road to through traffic during the day. Through traffic will also be allowed during overnight construction, but there will be some delays.
Questions or Concerns?
Your comments on the noise variance application are valuable and you can submit comments by letter, telephone or email.
Write to: Becky Tillson, 1120 SW 5th Ave, Room 1000, Portland, OR 97204
Work is expected to start in 2015 and construction should take about six months. The project team will coordinate the construction schedule with other sewer and road projects in the area to minimize impacts on residents and commuters.
We will continue to be in contact as the project progresses.
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