Coos, Curry and Douglas County motorists can expect traffic delays at these road construction projects. The following report is for Nov. 10-17, 2017, and includes ODOT highways in Douglas, Coos and Curry counties:
U.S. 101 (Oregon Coast Highway), MP 233.4 to 234.5, McCullough Bridge rehabilitation (north section) ($23 million)
This five-year project will help prevent corrosion on McCullough Bridge by applying a cathodic protection treatment to the northern concrete arches of the structure.
Watch for intermittent nighttime lane closures across the bridge. Watch for flaggers and workers on the bridge.
Both sidewalks on the bridge are open. Pedestrians are advised to use caution.
U.S. 101 (Oregon Coast Highway), MP 348, Thomas Creek Bridge painting ($10 million)
The bridge is limited to a single lane of traffic until summer 2019. A temporary signal is in place to provide traffic control. Expect brief delays.
OREGON 38 (Umpqua Highway), MP 1-42, Culvert improvements and replacements ($7.4 million)
This project will build two bridges and replace more than 30 culverts throughout the project area. Construction will continue until September 2018.
Watch for intermittent shoulder and lane closures throughout the project area. Flaggers will provide traffic control as needed.
OREGON 138E (North Umpqua Highway), MP 0 (Roseburg), OR138E Corridor Solutions project ($10.5 million)
Watch for intermittent lane and shoulder closures throughout the work zone. Pedestrians should watch for sidewalk closures and use alternate routes.
INTERSTATE 5 (Pacific Highway), MP 2-153, Cable Barrier Project ($7.4 million)
This project will install cable median barrier, signage and guardrail in several locations of I-5 between Elkhead Road (milepost 153) and the California border. Completion is scheduled for January 2018.
MP 82-119: Watch for intermittent lane and left-shoulder closures between Glendale and south Roseburg.
INTERSTATE 5 (Pacific Highway), MP 119-120, Exit 119 & 120 Interchange Improvements ($4.5 million)
Watch for intermittent shoulder closures on I-5, Oregon 42 and on the ramps at Exit 119 and 120.