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Portland Bureau of Transportation

Phone: 503-823-5185

Fax: 503-823-7576

1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97204

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Foster Road Scope of Work

NEW ROADWAY CONFIGURATION: 

heart of fosterTo reduce the design speed of the roadway, and allow space for pedestrian crossing improvements and bike lanes.

  • Buffered bike lanes
  • Retain On-street parking, both sides
  • 2 travel lanes with center turn lane

STREETSCAPE IMPROVEMENTS:

To improve the pedestrian environment and support commercial redevelopment.

  • Sidewalk widening- 84th to 88th Ave, 5 to 9 ft.
  • Ornamental street lighting:  Holgate to 67th Ave, and 84th to 89th
  • Street trees, infill (~150)
  • Bus shelters

PEDESTRIAN CROSSING IMPROVEMENTS:

To improve pedestrian crossing safety and access to transit and businesses.

foster at 85th before after

Traffic Islands with Rapid Flash Beacons:

  • 50th Ave: redesign
  • 65th Ave (existing island)
  • 69th Ave (existing island)
  • 70th Ave
  • 75th Ave
  • 84th Ave
  • Cora (existing island)

Curb extensions:

  • Francis/ 54th
  • 58th/Gladstone
  • Gladstone
  • Boise/ 59th
  • 72nd Ave/ NW corner

Corner Redesign:

  • 54th
  • 72nd/Raymond/ NE corner
  • 72nd/Raymond/ SE corner

TRAFFIC SIGNAL EFFICIENCY & SAFETY

Signal Modifications:

  • Holgate:  active sign- ‘No Right on Red’
  • 72nd Ave- redesign signal
  • Powell- active sign