Customer Service: 503-823-7770
GENERAL INFORMATION: 503-823-7404
Click here to visit the new Washington Park Reservoir Improvement Project website.
Project construction will proceed through 2019. A pause is scheduled to occur from 2020 to 2022 to allow soils to consolidate to reduce any vertical movement. From 2022 to 2024, construction of interpretive features, including the two reflecting pools and surface features, will conclude the project.
Starting September 12, 2016 and lasting for 12 to 18 months (March 2018), major earthwork will occur along with the construction of shoring walls and the new underground reservoir.
Click here to access a Map of Park Impacts: September 12, 2016 - March 2018.
Work during this stage will cause temporary impacts to traffic, parking, and TriMet bus service. Later stages of the project with have varying impacts. Park users are encouraged to move safely around the park and its attractions. Please watch carefully for detours and signage and follow direction from flaggers.
OPEN FOR PEDESTRIANS/BIKES/TOUR BUSES/SHUTTLE
MULTI-USE SHARED PATH
TRIMET BUS SERVICE
PARK ENTRANCES & EXITS
The following park entrances and exits will be available September 12, 2016 to March 2018:
During the project, the following park attractions near the project work site will remain open:
**Pedestrian and cycle access only; no unauthorized vehicles will be permitted on SW Sherwood Blvd.
To check availability and reserve facilities in Washington Park, visit the Portland Parks & Recreation’s online facility reservation system or call 503-823-PLAY (7529).
Washington Park users are encouraged to travel to and move safely around the park and its attractions by using the bus and light rail, walking, biking and skating, and taking the free park shuttle.
Updated: October 20, 2016