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Aerial photo of the 15th Street roundabout construction

Constructing a complete east-west arterial is anticipated to address safety concerns, connectivity, and mobility issues in southeast Bend.


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The Murphy Corridor Improvements Project, which is funded through construction, is part of the City of Bend's Transportation Plan and aligns with City Council's goal to improve the movement of people and products around Bend efficiently, safely, and reliably.

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Murphy Road is a busy collector route located in Southeast Bend. The project includes transportation improvements along the existing corridor from Parrell Road to Brosterhous Road and the extension of Murphy Road from Brosterhous Road, over BNSF Railway, connecting to 15th Street at Golden Gate Place.

If you have specific questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to call the project phone line (541) 322-9919.


ONGOING CONSTRUCTION

15th Street Roundabout and Sidewalk Extension work began Monday,  August 12th! The work will take place in three stages between August 12th and late October of 2019.


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PROJECT BENEFITS

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Mobility

Addition of railway overcrossing to reduce delays and significantly improve emergency medical services and fire response times for citizens.
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Connectivity

Improved traffic connectivity to adjoining streets, parks, and schools.
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Safety

Improved visibility at intersections and designated crossings, reduced conflict points for vehicles, bicyclists, and pedestrians.

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    WORK COMPLETED TO DATE

    Corridor Study completed: 2008 (construction funding reprioritized and project postponed)

    Murphy Road Interchange completed: 2015

    City Council approves project funding: June 2018

    City Council awards preconstruction design contract to K&E/Hamilton: December 2018

    Waterline Loop completed: July 2019


     

    PROJECT SCHEDULE

    Murphy Corridor Improvements project schedule from 2019 through 2021. Survey activites and geotechnical design: Jan through June 2019. Project open house: Mar 2019. Preliminary design: Jan through Sept 2019. Open house on preliminary design options: June 2019. Design of 15th Street Roundabout, East Extension Grading, 15th Street Sidewalk, and High School Waterline Loop: Feb through Aug 2019. Open house on preconstruction: Aug 2019. Construction of 15th Street Roundabout, East Extension Grading, 15th Street Sidewalk, and High School Waterline Loop: Feb through Aug 2019. Design remainder of corridor, infrastructure details by Aug 2019: Aug 2019 through Aug 2020. Corridor modernization and right of way meetings: Oct 2019 through Aug 2020. Open house on corridor design: Jan 2020. Construction of corridor, sequencing details by Aug 2019: Apr 2020 through Aug 2021.

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