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Week of November 30, 2020

Clark County - 564.397.6118 
 

Clark County

(564) 397-6118
 

Northeast Manley Rd 

A contractor working for Clark County is performing construction activities as a part of the NE Manley Road project.  Work will take place from Northeast 82nd Avenue to Northeast 244th Street.  Drivers should expect delays in the work zone during construction. This project is scheduled to complete in fall 2021.

Beginning June 1, 2020, Contractor crews working for Clark County Public Works will close the roadway south of the intersection of Northeast Manley Road and Northeast 254th Street to perform culvert replacement and roadway improvements in the area. The closure will remain in place until December 01, 2020.  A signed detour route will be in place.

Hwy 99 at NE 99th St. Intersection

A contractor working for Clark County is performing construction activities related to the widening and improving of the northwest corner of the Highway 99 and Northeast 99th Street intersection. There will be non-peak hour closures of Highway 99 southbound lanes and Northeast 99th Street westbound lanes. 
 

HWY 99 Pavement Improvements

A contractor working for Clark County is performing construction activities as a part of the HWY 99 Pavement Improvements project.  Drivers can anticipate daytime single-lane closures as crews work to complete replacement of center medians, signing operations, striping and remaining traffic signal work.  This project is expected to be completed by this fall.

 

NE 68th Street (NE 14th Ave to NE 17th Ave)

A private contractor will be working on NE 68th Street installing new water, sanitary, curb and sidewalk required for the new development.  The lane of travel will be reduced to one lane with two flaggers between the hours of 7 am to 6 pm.  Drivers should expect delays.  Work is scheduled to be completed by the end of October 2020.

NE 72nd Ave (NE 132th St to NE 134th St)
A private contractor will be working on NE 72nd Ave installing new storm, sanitary, curb and sidewalk required for the new development. The lane of travel will be reduced to one lane with two flaggers between the hours of 7 am to 3:30 pm.  Drivers should expect delays.  Work is scheduled to be completed by January 1, 2021.

City of Vancouver

(360) 487-7750

Trail Repaving Project: Officers Row Walkway

Watch for work along Officers Row starting approximately Nov. 5. The walkway/trail on the south side of Evergreen Boulevard, from Fort Vancouver Way to East Reserve Street, will be improved. The existing asphalt surface will be removed and then repaved. Two new ADA-compliant pedestrian curb ramps will also be constructed north of 6th Street along Reserve Street. During construction, the walkway/trail will be closed to pedestrians and bicyclists. General construction hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, but could be extended if needed. Work is expected to be completed in two to three weeks, weather permitting.

 

Safety Improvement Project: Columbia Tech Center

Construction of this safety improvement project began in September along SE Tech Center Drive, between SE 172nd Avenue and SE Tech Center Place/SE 167th Avenue. The project will improve safety for people using all modes of transportation, increase multimodal access to a major employment center and fill an important gap in the City’s bike network.

Sewer Improvement Project: West Minnehaha Neighborhood

As part of the City’s Sewer Connection Incentive Program, a City contractor is installing 8-inch sanitary sewer pipe, sanitary sewer laterals and manholes to provide sanitary sewer service to approximately 26 residential properties West Minnehaha. Work started in early August with general construction hours occurring from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. However, work may continue as late as 8 p.m. and could take place on weekends, if needed. The project is anticipated to be completed in late October/early November 2020, weather and construction conditions allowing.  

Stormwater Extension Project: SE Talton Avenue

The City of Vancouver has hired Clearwater Contracting to construct a stormwater extension along SE Talton Avenue, between SE 21st Street and SE Forest Street. This improvement project will extend the existing stormwater system and help increase capacity for stormwater runoff. ­­­­­­­­­Work is scheduled to start in early November. Construction will occur in the median and in a portion of the northbound lane along SE Talton Avenue, between SE 21st and SE Forest streets. Street closures are not anticipated during this work, but vehicles and bicycles will share the road during construction. Construction hours are generally 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, but could last until 8 p.m. and may include weekend work if necessary. The project is anticipated to be completed in late December 2020, weather and construction conditions allowing.

Water Main Improvement Project – NW 41st Street/NW 43rd Street Area.
Construction is expected to begin Nov. 6, 2020, on a City of Vancouver Utility project to install about 2,800 linear feet of new water main line on NW 41st Street and NW 43rd Street, from NW Lincoln Avenue to NW Daniels Street, including a portion of NW Grant Street. General construction hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, but could be extended if needed. Travel in the construction areas will be restricted to all but emergency vehicles and local access of residents, mail and other service deliveries. Construction will start on the east end of the project, near the intersection of NW 41st Street and Daniels Street, and then move west. This work will involve excavating a trench in the roadway, installing the new water main line and filling in the trench. The project is anticipated to be completed in late December 2020. After all water improvements are tested and complete, pavement will be restored when weather allows.

Sewer Improvement Project: Orchards Area

As part of the City’s Sewer Connection Incentive Program, a City contractor is installing 8-inch sanitary sewer pipe, sanitary sewer laterals and manholes to provide sanitary sewer service to 51 residential properties in the Orchards area of unincorporated Clark County. Work is scheduled to start on Monday, Oct. 12, with general construction hours occurring from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. However, work may continue as late as 8 p.m. and could take place on weekends, if needed. The project is anticipated to be completed in late December 2020, weather and construction conditions allowing.  

Transportation Improvement Project: SE Mill Plain Boulevard/SE 104th Avenue

Construction is nearly complete on the SE Mill Plain Boulevard-104th Avenue Project, from approximately SE 102nd Avenue to Chkalov Drive. This project is providing enhanced pedestrian access, improved stormwater facilities, improved pavement conditions and added/upgraded street lights within the Mill Plain/I-205 interchange. More information is available at www.cityofvancouver.us/MillPlain-104.

Water Transmission Improvement Project: Water Station 5

Construction has started on a City Utility project to install a new water transmission main extending from Water Station 5 approximately 2 miles to the east. Construction hours are generally 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, but could last until 8 p.m. and may include weekend work if necessary. Night work can also be expected at some points during the project, such as when crossing East Mill Plain Boulevard’s intersection with Devine and Andresen roads. During construction in East Mill Plain Boulevard, one lane is expected to remain open in the westbound direction. The westbound bike lane may be closed for construction safety, and during those times, cars and bikes will share the road. Traffic in the eastbound lanes will not be substantially impacted. Installation and testing of the new water main is expected to be completed in spring 2021, followed by restoration of pavement. For more information, visit www.cityofvancouver.us/WaterStation5Project.

Private Development Projects Citywide

A variety of private development projects may be occurring throughout the City of Vancouver. For information about these projects, please visit: www.cityofvancouver.us/projects.

Washington State Department of Transportation

(360) 905-2060

PLEASE NOTE: Daytime traffic impacts typically take place between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., and nighttime impacts are between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m. Times may vary based on weather and other (construction-related) variables

SR 99 Pavement Improvements
A contractor working for Clark County is performing construction activities as a part of the SR 99 Pavement Improvements project.  Paving will take place from Northeast 78th Street to Northeast 134th Street.  Drivers should expect both daytime and nighttime work activities causing delays through our work zones.
Beginning Saturday, Oct. 24 through Sunday, Nov. 1: The through lane from the southbound I-205 off-ramp to SR 99 at Northe

  • ​Note: A detour will be in place to direct traffic around the lane closure. This work is weather dependent and could be delayed.  

NE Lake Road / NE Everett Street Intersection Improvements Project 
The City of Camas is improving the intersection between Northeast Everett Street (SR 500) and Northeast Lake Road. 
Work schedule:

  • Beginning Monday, Oct. 12 through Friday, Oct. 18: Crews will work on roundabout construction including new storm drainage systems. Travelers will encounter flaggers from 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
  • Note: The speed limit has been reduced to 25mph throughout the project limits, and will remain in place for the duration of the project.