Coast Guard issues public notice of temporary bridge over Umpqua River

Coast Guard issues public notice of temporary bridge over Umpqua River
ASTORIA, Ore. – The Commander, Thirteenth Coast Guard District, has received a bridge permit-amendment application from Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) requesting approval of the location and plans for a temporary work bridge to be constructed across the Umpqua River near Scottsburg, OR, at 43°39’14.8″N, 123°49’33.3″W. The proposed amendment consists of constructing...

Coast Guard reschedules Columbia River closure in Portland

Coast Guard reschedules Columbia River closure in Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. — In response to the ongoing fire emergency affecting the region, the Oregon Department of Transportation has postponed the I-5 Interstate Bridge Trunnion Replacement Project to keep the highway system as clear as possible for wildfire evacuees. ODOT is requesting the Coast Guard extends the bridge deviation by two weeks, beginning at 12 a.m., Sept. 22 to 11:59 p.m., Oct. 6 to complete...

Coast Guard receives application from Oregon DoT to replace Lewis and Clark Highway Bridge

Coast Guard receives application from Oregon DoT to replace Lewis and Clark Highway Bridge
SEATTLE — The 13th Coast Guard District received an application from the Oregon Department of Transportation, March 4, 2013, proposing the replacement of the Lewis and Clark Highway Bridge, which sits west of the Warrington-Astoria draw span. The complete public notice including a brief summary of project impacts, a map of the location, and plans for the proposed bridge can be viewed at http://www.navcen.uscg.gov/?pageName=pnBridges&Active=1&region=13. Parties...