US 20 PME: UPRR – Eddyville Clearing MP 16 – MP 17
Project Summary: The project will log approximately 700 mbf of merchantable timber and clear non-merchantable timber and brush from the location where the new and old US20 alignments will meet as part of the PME project near Eddyville. This work is being performed in preparation of the upcoming phase of the PME project that will connect the new alignment to the existing highway.
Remarks: Logging operations continue, and will consist of skidding, and hauling logs from the west tie-in location of the larger PME project. All timber falling work is now complete. Work will require flagging and pilot cars with delays up to 20 minutes. Traffic control activities will be limited to the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Friday. Work will continue outside of these hours, but will not affect traffic.
Steven Schultz, 541-757-4158
US101@ N.E. East Devils Lake RD, (U.S. 101, MP111.0 – 111.6)
Project Summary: The project will add a left turn lane on U.S. 101 at N.E. East Devils Lake Rd. It will also create wider shoulders and improve sight distance, in an effort to reduce crashes.
Remarks: Night work will begin on Monday 2/29/16. Expect lane closures Monday through Thursday nights from 9:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m., with de lays of up to 20 minutes. Utility relocation work will be continuing.