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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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Red Electric Trail Project

This project will construct a critical segment of the Red Electric Trail system, a pedestrian and bicycle bridge between Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway and SW Capitol Highway.  This trail segment will include a 10-foot wide trail from the intersection of SW Bertha Boulevard and Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway, travelling south over a ravine on a 12-foot wide bridge and through unimproved SW 21st Street, where it will intersect with SW Capitol Highway.

Additional project elements include:

· Retaining walls

· Guardrail work along Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway

· Sidewalk curb ramps

· Pedestrian and bicycle crosswalk striping

· Grading and drainage

· Vegetated stormwater facility

· Tree mitigation plantings

· Restoration plantings

The design phase of this project is scheduled to wrap up in Spring of 2018 and construction is proposed to begin in Fall of 2018.

For more information contact:

Nicole Peirce

Nicole.Peirce@portlandoregon.gov

503-823-6186