Clatsop County crews will be grading gravel roads in the Astoria District on Lillenas, Saddle Mountain and Holm roads, applying herbicides in the Astoria District, brush cutting in the Jewell District and doing culvert replacements on Burnside Loop.
All highway work, especially the herbicide application work, is dependent on the weather as public works crews check conditions after the weekend storms.
The Ensign Lane Road construction contractor will continue doing pavement work at the Old Highway 101 Business intersection. Intermittent lane closures will be controlled by flaggers. Up to 20-minute traffic delays are possible, so using alternate routes is suggested
For information, contact Clatsop County Public Works at 503-325-8631.
Also this week the Oregon Department of Transportation will continue work on the Astoria Bridge. The project involves recoating the steel above the bridge deck on the southern side of the Columbia River bridge along U.S. 101 north of Astoria.
The scheduled work includes preparing and painting the bridge steel above the bridge deck. Flaggers will control single-lane traffic. Lane delays of up to 20 minutes will be allowed anytime on weekdays and weekends.
Work will be done on the Neawanna Creek Bridge, on U.S. Highway 101 in Seaside, between mileposts 19.70 to 19.74. The project consists of performing bridge rehabilitation work, including repairing spalled concrete and corroded reinforcing steel, and the installation of cathodic protection.
The scheduled work includes installation of the work platform underneath the bridge. Flaggers will control single-lane traffic at night, and delays of up to 20 minutes can be expected.
ODOT crews will also be replacing a culvert with a bridge along U.S. Highway 30 at Mill Creek, just east of Astoria between mileposts 94.42 and 95.11.
Work will include construction of the new stream channel and paving of the roadway. Traffic has been switched over to the new roadway alignment. Flaggers will control single-lane traffic. Expect delays of up to 20 minutes.
Bridge rehabilitation work will be performed, including replacing the concrete bridge rail and placing a new concrete overlay on the bridge surface, along U.S. Highway 26 at its intersection with Oregon Highway 103 (Little Nestucca Highway).
The scheduled work includes repairing the concrete bridge rail. The roadway lane width will be narrowed to 12 feet in each direction during the majority of the work. Flaggers will control single-lane traffic, and delays of up to 20 minutes can be expected.
Bridge rehabilitation work will also be done at the West Fork Dairy Creek Bridge on U.S. Highway 26 from mile posts 45.21 to 45.41.
Work will include pile cap replacement. Flaggers will control single-lane traffic 24 hours a day. Expect delays of up to 20 minutes.
Oregon State Police will be enforcing the speed limit through the work zone areas.