As Oregon and Washington look to the feds for help paying for a new interstate bridge, they need to keep in mind the federal gas tax does not generate a lot of money. Jenn Lavelle with OSPRIG says the appropriations bill the new Congress will debate this year will be funded by earmarks. She says federal gas taxes pay less than half the cost of such bills. The rest of the money comes in the form of earmarks.
Lane closures and detours Mt. WA Dr at Shevlin Park Road North to Regency (7/11-11/30)
Road closures along Roosevelt Ave >< Silver Lake Blvd -Chamberlain St. 7a-5p (9/6-11/20)
Valhalla Sewer Relocation Project, Mt. Washington Drive at Shevlin Park Road intersection and North to Regency Street. Nighttime closures with detours marked during roundabout construction. Daytime closures for construction towards Regency Street. 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., July – November.