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Sellwood Bridge Field Work Notice - May 27, 2016

Girders were trucked to the bridge and hoisted by two cranes- web

Girders were trucked to the bridge and hoisted by two cranes- web

Field Work Notice - May 27, 2016

This will likely be the last field work notice until the week of June 13 due to staff schedules.

TRAFFIC ALERTS

Highway 43: Along Highway 43 north and south of the bridge, concrete will be poured next week for the foundations of permanent traffic signs. Outside traffic lanes will be closed during some non-peak hours for the concrete pours.

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Traffic Alert: Sellwood Bridge has reopened

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The Sellwood Bridge reopened to traffic at 8:15 pm tonight, ahead of schedule. The bridge was closed to traffic at 6 am today so that 13 concrete girders could be installed for four spans of the east approach to the new bridge. The girders weighed up to 75,000 pounds each.


Hawthorne, Sellwood bridges close for the weekend

By KOIN 6 News Staff, KOIN 6 - May 20, 2016

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2 Portland bridges will be closed for construction and repairs.

The Sellwood Bridge is closed from 7 a.m. Friday through 6 a.m. Saturday for construction. The bridge will be closed to cars, bicyclists and pedestrians.

Read the full article on KOIN 6.


Sellwood Bridge Field Work Notice for May 19

Concrete river pier columns painted to match steel arches

Concrete river pier columns painted to match steel arches

Field Work Notice - May 19, 2016

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TRAFFIC ALERTS

Friday, May 20 Bridge Closure: The Sellwood Bridge will be closed to all users from 6 am on Friday, May 20 until as late as 6 am on Saturday, May 21 during installation of concrete girders for the north half of the east approach. The Ross Island and Abernethy (I-205) bridges are the nearest alternate routes. A news alert will be sent out as soon as the bridge reopens.

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