City of Bend highway and trade report: Week of Aug 9-15

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — Here is a city of Bend’s highway and trade news for a week of Aug 9-15.

We’re now in a core of 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.

  • NW Louisiana Avenue between NW Wall Street and NW Bond Street for a family kitchen relocating shade (special event), full highway closure, 8/7/21, 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • SE 15th Street between SE Helen Street and SE West View Drive for a retreat island installation, core line closure with minimal effects to traffic, 8/9/21 – 8/10/21, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • SW Mt Washington Drive between Mountaineer Way and SW Chandler Ave for ROW improvements, singular line closure with flagging, 8/11/21 – 9/15/21, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Street Preservation – Street refuge is set to interpretation this week with several travel closures with internal trade only. Milling and paving set to be finished from 7/16/21 – 8/11/21. Streets influenced listed below.
    • Ponderosa Street, Blakely Road, Cliffrose Drive
  • Pump Station Decommissioning – This plan will decommission a Tri-Peaks, Shire, and Desert Skies Pump Stations. Full highway closures with internal entrance usually on influenced streets commencement on 7/19/21. For serve information, visit
    • Clairaway Avenue between 27th Street and Daly Estates Drive
    • Daly Estates Drive between Clairaway Avenue and a dried skies siphon station
  • NW Silver Buckle Road – As partial of a Rimrock Pump Stations Improvement project, full highway closure during work hours 7 am – 6:30 pm. Roadway to be entirely reopened during finish of any workday and intermittently non-stop during any workday during 10 am and 2 pm; 7/19/2021 – 11/19/2021.
  • Intersection of SE 15th Street and SE Caldera Drive for devious construction, full intersection closure with highway (shoefly highway constructed), 7/14/21 – 9/10/21
  • NW Crossing Farmers Market – special eventuality occurring each Saturday 6/5/21 – 10/16/21. Multiple highway closures associated to eventuality (listed below).
    • NW Crossing Drive between Mount Washington Drive and NW Crossing Drive (Circle)
    • NW John Freemont between NW Ordiway Avenue and NW Fort Clatsop Street
    • NW Fort Clatsop Street between NW Ordway Avenue and NW John Freemont Street
  • NE 8th Street between NE Marlon Place and NE Bennington Way for infrastructure installation, singular line closure with minimal impacts, starts 5/24/21
  • SW Simpson – Columbia intersection – Closed for Roundabout construction commencement May 17th – August. Full closure of intersection with detour. For serve information, visit
  • NE Butler Market – Purcell Intersection – sealed for devious construction commencement May 3rd – midst September. This is partial of a Empire Corridor Improvements Project. For serve information, visit
  • NW Skyline Ranch Road between NW Chianti Lane and NW Shevlin Meadow Drive for infrastructure installation, full highway closure, 4/12/21 – 8/30/21
  • Via Sandia Neighborhood Extension Project – Roads sealed for Sewer categorical designation with internal access, 5/17/21 – 8/31/21. For serve information, visit
    • East Lake Drive between Twin Lakes Loop and Newberry Drive (5/17/21 – 8/3/21)
    • Twin Lakes Loop Between SE 15th Street and Newberry Drive (5/17/21 – 8/3/21)
    • Via Sandia between Sky Harbor Drive and Cabin Court (5/17/21 – 8/5/21)
    • Cabin Ct between Via Sandia (5/17/21 – 8/5/21)
    • Orion Drive between Reed Market Road and Perrigan Drive (7/19/21 – 8/31/21)
  • 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. To learn some-more visit
    • NW Nashville Ave between NW Drake Road and NW Newport Ave for infrastructure installation, full highway closure, 4/5/21 – 8/17/21
    • Intersection of 9th Street and Newport Avenue for infrastructure installation, full devious closure with detour, 4/5/21 – 9/3/21
    • Newport Avenue between NW College Way and NW Juniper Street, full closure with detour, 8/2/21 – Late November 

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: Dustin Elmore, Assistant City Engineer


For Street Preservation associated questions: Paul Neiswonger, Streets Supervisor


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