(October 11, 2013) - The Portland Bureau of Transportation advises the traveling public that construction work by Union Pacific Railroad will close NE 148th Ave between NE Stanton St and NE 146th Drive from 7 a.m. Monday, October 14th through 5 p.m. Friday, October 18th.
The closure is necessary for construction of a Union Pacific Railroad bridge over NE 148th Ave.
A detour will be in effect during those times. North of Interstate 84, traffic will be directed to NE 122nd Avenue or NE 162nd Avenue via NE Sandy Boulevard.
South of Interstate 84, traffic will be directed to NE 122nd Avenue or NE 162nd Avenue via NE Halsey Street. Access to local residences and businesses will be maintained.
The public is advised to travel cautiously in the work zone and to observe detours. Travelers are advised to use alternate routes if possible.