Oregon: DOT Reports Minimal I-5 Morning Delays

[UPDATE 11:53 A.M.] ODOT representatives say traffic along I-5 near Phoenix moved smoothly Monday morning. They are still recommending drivers to take alternate routes for the remainder of the construction period. PHOENIX, Ore. – Monday marks the start to 25 days of delays for commuters traveling on I-5 near Phoenix. Construction started Sunday night, and … Continue reading »

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Oregon: I-5 Traffic Lanes Narrowed for Construction Project

Phoenix, Ore.– On Sunday night, work to close I-5 down to one lane in each direction began. The project was supposed to start last week but rainy weather delayed the project. Construction crews will be working for the next 25 days on the project, installing a large stormwater pipe beneath the freeway about a half of a mile north of exit 24. On Monday morning I-5 will be restricted down to one …

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Oregon: I-5 Construction Near Exit 24 to Begin Sunday Night

Author: Christine Pitawanich Phoenix, Ore. — If you're planning to drive on Interstate 5 this weekend, you may want to get ready to hit the brakes on the freeway. According to the Oregon Department of Transportation, construction on the Fern Valley Interchange project is set to start Sunday night sometime after 7 in the evening. Rain earlier this week initially delayed work. A four-foot …

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