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Weekly Road and Traffic Report for the week of Sept. 20-29

Post Date:09/20/2019 10:55 AM

Weekly Road and Traffic Report


This is the final weekly road report that the City will distribute to this mailing list for the 2019 construction season.


The live mapping webpage will remain as an ongoing, frequently updated source of information about road closures for a few more weeks while some projects are finished.

Also: Please watch and for updates on the Empire Corridor and Murphy Corridor improvement projects .


Special Event


  • Oktoberfest is held Sept. 19 – 21 in Downtown Bend and will close the following streets:
    • NW Oregon Avenue between NW Bond Street and NW Lava Road
    • NW Irving Avenue between NW Oregon Avenue and NW Harriman Street


For the Week of September 23 – 29


  • Brosterhous Road between Chivas Place and Sun Meadow Way for sewer line inspections, single lane closures in southbound lane with lane shifts and flagging, 9/25/19, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.


Ongoing Closures:


  • Brosterhous Road between American Lane and News Lane for infrastructure installation, road closure with detours, until 9/27/19.
  • SE White Tail Street between Brosterhous Road and Brentwood Avenue for infrastructure installation, road closure with detour, until 9/27/19.
  • NE 4th Street between NE Addison Avenue and NE Xerxes Avenue for infrastructure installation, road closure with detour, until 9/27/19.
  • SE 3rd Street between Highway 97 and Murphy Road for Amethyst-Mahogany Diversion Infrastructure Project access, intermittent road closures with detour, until 10/18/19, night work from 8 p.m. - 5 a.m.
  • Murphy Road between 3rd Street and Parrell Road for infrastructure installation as part of the Amethyst-Mahogany Diversion Project, road closure for eastbound traffic with detour.
  • 15th Street between Chloe Lane and Gateway Drive for Stage One of Murphy Corridor Improvements Project, southbound lane closure with detour, until 10/31/19.
  • NE 3rd Street between NE Greenwood Avenue and NE Franklin Avenue for Citywide Pedestrian Safety Improvements, periodic lane closures with local access, 9/16/19 - 10/25/19, night work from 10 p.m. - 10 a.m.


Work schedules are dependent on weather conditions and other factors.


Contact: Kyle Thomas, Construction Manager



For Street Preservation related questions: Paul Neiswonger, Streets Supervisor



Closures and detours in Bend are updated weekly at:

Find more information about street operations at:

Weekly reports can be received via email by subscribing to Weekly Road and Traffic Reports at:

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