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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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Lane restrictions on NE 47th Avenue south of Buffalo Slough

Traffic Advisory

September 15, 2014

Construction is closing one traffic lane on NE 47th Avenue just south of Buffalo Slough during construction hours, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on weekdays and 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays. During work hours, flaggers direct traffic through the construction area. Both lanes are open to traffic after work hours.

The daytime lane restrictions will last until mid-October. Construction crews are installing a green street planter, new curbs and sidewalks, and a street tree. The work is the final part of a project to connect about 100 homes and businesses that have been using septic systems to the public sewer system.

For more information contact Linc Mann, 503-823-5328.

The Bureau of Environmental Services works with Portland residents and businesses to protect water quality, public health, and the environment through wastewater collection and treatment, sewer construction and maintenance, stormwater management, and stream and watershed restoration.