City of Bend highway and trade news for week of Apr 26-May 2

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — Here is a city of Bend’s weekly highway and trade news for a week of Apr 26-May 2.

As a open flowers start to emerge, an denote of warmer continue to come, so too are a orange construction signs, indicating a commencement of a bustling construction season. As we navigate your approach by a City streets and neighborhoods, greatfully remember to delayed down, review a signs and stay on a designated highway routes. Check in weekly with a City on arriving closures by a website: Construction deteriorate will not final forever, greatfully be studious and remember to expostulate like you’re in your possess neighborhood.

  • SE Reed Market Road between SE 6th Street and SE Herold Street for H2O use replacement, singular line closure with line shift, 4/26/21 – 5/12/21
  • NW Davenport Avenue between NW Albany Avenue and NW 16th Street for tree removal, full highway closure, 4/26/21, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • NE 3rd travel between Lafayette Avenue and Marshall Avenue for H2O use line removal, southbound delayed line closure, 4/26/21 – 4/30/21, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • NW Skyline Ranch Road between NW Chianti Lane and NW Shevlin Meadow Drive for infrastructure installation, full highway closure, starts 4/12/2021
  • McClain Drive between NW Shevlin Park Road and NW Shevlin Meadow Drive for infrastructure installation, work began 11/30/20
  • SW Colorado – Columbia intersection – Closed for Roundabout construction commencement Mar 1st – mid-May. Additional highway closures associated to closure listed below. For serve information, visit
    • Colorado Avenue between SW Emkay Drive (west) and SW Emkay (east)
    • SW Columbia Avenue sealed between SW Emkay Drive and SW Disk Drive
  • Desert Woods Neighborhood Extension Project – Roads sealed for Sewer categorical designation with internal access, 3/8/21 – 5/31/21. For serve information, visit
    • East Lake Drive between Twin Lakes Loop and Newberry Drive
    • Twin Lakes Loop Between SE 15th Street and Newberry Drive
  • SE Murphy Road between Country Club and Parrell Road for alley widening and modernization, full highway closure with internal entrance and detours, Nov 2020 – Summer 2021
  • US HWY 97 between Exit 135A and Exit 139 to Reed Market Road for ODOT overnight resurfacing, southbound lanes with highway onto US 97 Business Route (3rd Street). 3/15/21 – 5/15/21
  • US HWY 97 between Exit 139 and Exit 141 to Murphy Road for ODOT overnight resurfacing, southbound lanes with highway onto US 97 Business Route (3rd Street). 3/15/21 – 5/15/21
  • SW Simpson Avenue between SW 15th Street and SW 18th Street for right of approach improvements, full highway closure with detour, 3/15/21 – 5/1/21
  • Newport Corridor Improvements Project – Various intersections along Newport Avenue to be sealed due to updates in a H2O categorical and stormwater facilities. Road closures associated to a plan listed below.
    • NW Nashville Ave between NW Drake Road and NW Newport Ave for infrastructure installation, full highway closure, starting 4/5/21
    • Intersection of 9th Street and Newport Avenue for infrastructure installation, full devious closure with detour, starting 4/5/21

 Future Road Closures:

  • Intersection of Purcell Boulevard and Butler Market Road for devious construction, full intersection closure with detour, work starts 5/3/21
  • Intersection of Bear Creek Road and SE 15th Street for devious updates, westbound and southbound exit legs will be sealed intermittently, 5/7/21, 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Work schedules are contingent on continue conditions and other factors. Always practice increasing counsel within construction zones. Drivers should use designated highway routes. Nearby residential streets are for internal trade only.

Contact: Kyle Thomas, Construction Manager


For Street Preservation associated questions: Paul Neiswonger, Streets Supervisor


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