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Construction

59 projects found

Sellwood Sewer Extension Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Construction for this project is anticipated to begin in summer 2022 and be completed by summer 2024.
Environmental Services is designing a sewer project to extend the public sewer system throughout the Sellwood-Moreland neighborhoods. This work will extend the sewer system in 54 locations that will provide 119 property owners a way to directly and independently connect to the public sewer system.

Irving Park Stormwater Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Nature patch work was completed in February 2021. Rain garden and green street planter design is in progress and will continue through winter 2021. Construction of the rain gardens and green street planters is currently scheduled to begin June 2022.
Environmental Services and Portland Parks & Recreation are collaborating on a project to build nature patches and rain gardens to manage stormwater in Irving Park. The project will help prevent nearby flooding, sewer basement backups, and sewage overflows into the Willamette River during storms.

Force Avenue Pump Station Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Design will continue through early 2022. Construction is tentatively scheduled to begin in the spring of 2022 and take up to a year and a half to complete.
Environmental Services is designing a project to remodel the 47-year-old Force Avenue Pump Station in North Portland. Increased pumping capacity will accommodate growth and future demands on the sewer system. Improved reliability, access, and safety will protect public health and the environment.

NE Gile Terrace Sewer Extension Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Project design continues. The construction timeline has not yet been determined.
Environmental Services is designing a project to extend the public sewer into NE Gile Terrace and provide service to properties currently served by a nonconforming sewer. The project proposes to construct 306 feet of public sewer pipe, two manholes, one cleanout, and three sewer service laterals.

SW Main-Taylor Sewer Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Project design continues. Construction is anticipated to begin in early October of 2021 and take a year to complete.
Environmental Services is designing a project to repair 10,765 feet, or two miles, of aging public sewer pipes in downtown Portland. Having provided 100 to 150 years of service, the pipes require repairs to reduce the risks of basement flooding and sewage releases to downtown buildings and streets.
Two sewer service lateral repairs remain in the project.
Environmental Services will repair public sewer service laterals in SW Washington Street between SW Park Avenue and SW 10th Avenue in downtown Portland. The repairs will help prevent sewage backups into buildings and streets.

Downtown Urgent Sewer Repairs Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Construction began in June 2020 and will continue through October 2021.
Environmental Services is constructing urgent repairs to 3,600 feet of 140-year-old public sewer pipes that are in very poor condition in downtown Portland. At a high risk of collapsing, the pipes require repairs to protect the public, buildings, and streets from sewage releases and flooding.

NW Thurman Sewer Reconstruction Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Construction will continue through early 2022.
Environmental Services continues construction on a project to reconstruct the public sewer system in NW Thurman Street and the Willamette Heights Neighborhood. Sewer and stormwater improvements will increase capacity of the 100-year-old sewer, relieve sewer backups, and reduce street flooding.

NW Westover Road Sewer Repairs

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Construction is anticipated to begin in December of 2021 and take up to a year to complete.
Environmental Services continues design on a project to replace and upsize 1,400 feet of 100-year-old public sewer pipes in NW Westover Road, NW Summit Avenue, and NW Lovejoy Street. Work will include installing new maintenance access holes and service laterals to private properties.

SW Market-Madison Sewer Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Project design will continue through early 2023. Construction is anticipated to begin in the spring of 2023 and take a year to complete.
Environmental Services is designing the next in a series of projects to repair and replace aging public sewer pipes in downtown Portland that are in poor condition. The pipes require attention to reduce the risks of basement flooding and sewage releases to buildings and streets.
Construction is anticipated to take place in 2023.
Environmental Services is starting a project to restore about 16 acres in the Johnson Creek floodplain. The project will reconnect Johnson Creek to its historic floodplain, reduce flooding on private property, restore habitat for fish and wildlife, and improve water quality in the creek.

NE 33rd Drive Pump Station Upgrades Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Design work began in July 2020. Construction is anticipated to begin winter 2022.
Environmental Services – the City’s sewer and stormwater bureau – is designing a project to upgrade a pump station in Northeast Portland. This project will replace the existing pump station with a new larger pump station.
Project design is complete. Construction is anticipated to begin as soon as January 2022.
Environmental Services is designing a project that will install and upsize public sewer pipes, as well as construct green street planters, within the Ladd’s Addition neighborhood. These improvements will increase sewer capacity, relieve sewer backups, and reduce street flooding.
Construction will begin the week of November 8 and be completed by December 2021.
Environmental Services is coordinating with the Peninsula Drainage District #2 (PEN2) to construct a project to replace approximately 300 feet of storm pipe on NE 13th Avenue at NE South Shore Road. This project will increase system capacity and relieve neighborhood flooding.

Council Crest Sewer and Stormwater Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
This project is in an early evaluation and information gathering phase. Design for the project will likely not begin until 2021. Construction is not expected until 2022 or later.
Environmental Services is investigating pipes and stormwater facilities in the Council Crest Neighborhood in preparation for a project that will replace or repair aging public sewer pipes, improve stormwater management, and support healthy habitat.

Johnson Creek Oxbow Restoration Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
The project is in the early design phases. Construction is expected to begin in the spring of 2022.
This project will restore habitat and reconnect Johnson Creek and Errol Creek with their natural floodplains. It will help protect endangered salmon, improve water quality, provide habitat for birds and other wildlife, and reduce flood risk in the surrounding neighborhood.

SE Stark Trunk Sewer Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Design began in January 2021. Construction is expected to begin in May 2022 and take a year to complete.
Environmental Services is designing a project to repair large-diameter concrete sewer pipes along SE Stark Street between SE 3rd Avenue and the Willamette River. Repairs will increase the sewer’s resiliency, extend its service life for 50 years or more, and help prevent sewage releases.
The overall project is still in the early investigation and evaluation phases. Engineering design work will begin in 2021 and will be completed in the spring of 2022. Construction will begin sometime after the end of design.
The Lower Northwest Sewer and Stormwater project will replace or repair aging sewer pipes in the Northwest and Pearl districts. This project will protect the public and the environment by reducing the possibility of street flooding and sewage releases to homes, businesses and streets. 

Crystal Springs Lake Restoration

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Currently we are working with community stakeholders and technical experts to develop a design concept. Concept design is expected to be completed by December of 2021 and information will be shared here.
Environmental Services, in partnership with Portland Parks & Recreation, is designing a project to improve habitat for salmon and other native fish at Crystal Springs Lake in Southeast Portland.