ROAD REPORT.Byline: The Register-Guard
Road construction projects scheduled for today through Sept. 18:
Expect parking restrictions and delays as work continues in the following West University alleys: between East 17th Avenue and East 18th Avenue from Patterson Street to the half alley; between East 11th Avenue and East 12th Avenue from High Street to the half alley.
Willakenzie Road, Coburg Road to Cal Young Road: Cleanup work will take place during the week. Watch for lane closures and traffic controlled by flaggers.
Bertelsen Road, Roosevelt Boulevard The following roads are called Roosevelt Boulevard:
Third Avenue, Pearl Street to Lincoln Street: Road will be closed to through traffic as work continues on crosswalks, curbs and paving. Intersection of Third Avenue and Lincoln Street will be closed and restricted to local access only. Consider alternate routes An official alternate route is a bannered highway that provides an alternate alignment for a highway. Originally, the term for these routes was "optional"; but in 1959, the designation became alternate. .
East 13th Avenue at Patterson Street: Asphalt asphalt (ăs`fôlt, –fălt), brownish-black substance used commonly in road making, roofing, and waterproofing. Chemically, it is a natural mixture of hydrocarbons. excavation repairs will begin on Tuesday and should be complete by Wednesday. Work will take place daily from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Drivers should expect lane closures and delays.
East 10th Avenue, Willamette Street to Oak Street: Travel lanes will be reduced to one lane for work on Lane Transit District's bus rapid transit
East 11th Avenue, Franklin Boulevard to Mill Street: Paving work will take place beginning Wednesday and ending Friday for LTD's bus rapid transit line. Watch for lane closures and flaggers.
North Game Farm Road, Coburg Road to Interstate 5 bridges: Work will include the installation of landscaping, streetlights and traffic signals, and paving of driveways. Flaggers, one-lane traffic through work zone; expect traffic delays.
Belt Line Road, Gateway Street to Game Farm Road: Contractor will be excavating existing roadway on the north side of Belt Line Road from Hutton Street to Game Farm Road. Traffic will be restricted to two lanes in this area. Motorists should be aware of lane shift and new lane configuration between Gateway Street and Game Farm Road. Expect traffic delays.
South 42nd Street, Mount Vernon Mount Vernon, estate, United States
Mount Vernon, NE Va., overlooking the Potomac River near Alexandria, S of Washington, D.C.; home of George Washington from 1747 until his death in 1799. Road to Jasper Road: Contractor will be installing storm and sanitary sewer A sanitary sewer (also called, especially in the UK, a foul sewer) is a type of underground carriage system for transporting sewage from houses or industry to treatment or disposal. pipe. Flaggers, one-lane traffic through work zone; expect traffic delays. Motorists are encouraged to use alternate routes.
Jasper-Lowell Road, Pioneer Street to Dexter Reservoir: Contractor will be excavating existing roadbed road·bed
a. The foundation upon which the ties, rails, and ballast of a railroad are laid.
b. A layer of ballast directly under the ties.
2. The foundation and surface of a road. and placing base rock. Flaggers, one-lane traffic through work zone; expect traffic delays.
Stagecoach stagecoach, heavy, closed vehicle on wheels, usually drawn by horses, formerly used to transport passengers and goods overland. Throughout the Middle Ages and until about the end of the 18th cent. Road, Richardson Road to Milepost 0.70: Because of unstable site conditions, Stagecoach Road has been under an emergency closure. Roadway is scheduled to reopen re·o·pen
tr. & intr.v. re·o·pened, re·o·pen·ing, re·o·pens
1. To open or be opened again: Officials reopened the airport after the snow was cleared. Schools reopen in September. Monday morning. This is subject to change. Once the roadway reopens, the contractor will be excavating the roadbed. Flaggers, one-lane traffic through work zone; expect traffic delays. Motorists are encouraged to use Highways 126 and 36 as alternate routes.