Clatsop County Transportation and Development will be cleaning road shoulders in the Olney/Youngs River area and brush chopping in the Clatsop Plains area next week.

Other work includes cleaning ditches on Hillcrest Loop; clearing storm debris and brush chopping in the Northrup Creek and Lower Nehalem areas; and repair work on Rippet Bridge.

For information, contact Clatsop County Public Works at (503) 325-8631.

Next week, work will continue on the Youngs Bay Bridge project.

Youngs Bay Bridge closures to all traffic are expected to occur between Sunday night and Friday morning from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. A detour route will be provided along U.S. Highway 101 Business and West Marine Drive over the Old Youngs Bay Bridge and the Lewis and Clark Bridge. Expect minor delays.

For information, call 5-1-1 or go to (


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