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Construction

17 projects found

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.

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.
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 began in June 2021 and will take about six months to complete.
The Balch Creek Trash Rack collects sediment, large logs, and other woody debris that Balch Creek carries down from Forest Park. It is aging and needs to be replaced to help reduce the chance of future clogs, backups, and floods.

Goose Hollow Sewer Repair Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Construction began in November 2020 and will take up to a year and a half to complete.
The Goose Hollow Sewer Repair Project is repairing or replacing aging sewer pipes in the Goose Hollow and Southwest Hills Residential League neighborhoods. This project will protect the public and the environment by reducing the possibility of sewage releases to homes, businesses, and streets.

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.

Cedar Crossing Restoration

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
This project is currently being designed. Construction is anticipated to begin in Summer 2022.
City of Portland, Bureau of Environmental Services is designing a project to reconnect Johnson Creek with its floodplain near SE Deardorff Road. The project is part of a broad city effort to improve habitat conditions and reduce the impacts of flooding along Johnson Creek.
Design for the project began in Fall 2019. Construction is expected to begin summer 2022.
Environmental Services is starting a project to restore wetlands on about 60 acres in the Johnson Creek floodplain. The project will reduce the risk of flooding to homes, businesses and streets. It will enhance wetland habitat along the Springwater Corridor and improve water quality in the creek.

South Portland-Burlingame Phase 2

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Environmental Services has completed construction on Phase 1 of the South Portland-Burlingame Sewer Repair Project and is continuing design of Phase 2. Construction of Phase 2 is anticipated to begin in the Summer of 2022 and take a year to complete.
Environmental Services is designing a project in the South Portland and South Burlingame neighborhoods that will replace or repair approximately 7,108 linear feet of aging public sewer pipes that are on average 90 years old. This will help protect public health and the Willamette River Watershed.
This project is in the early design phases. Construction is not expected to begin until the summer of 2022 and will take about a year to complete.
Environmental Services is working with the Portland Water Bureau to upgrade sewer and water pipes near the former US Postal Service site in NW Portland. The project will protect the public and the environment by increasing pipe capacity and reducing the possibility of sewage releases.

SW Terwilliger at Northgate Sewer Repair

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
The construction schedule is uncertain at this time. It is likely not to begin before the summer of 2022.
Environmental Services will repair a sag in a 350-foot section of sewer pipe in SW Terwilliger Boulevard. The repair is located west of SW Northgate Ave (east of Powers Court and west of Castleridge Lane).
Project design is complete. Construction is now anticipated to begin in fall or winter--as soon as October..
Environmental Services will be constructing a project that will install and upsize public sewer pipes, as well as construct green street planters within the Buckman and Kerns neighborhoods. These improvements will increase sewer capacity, relieve sewer backups, and reduce street flooding.
The project is currently in the design phase. Construction is anticipated to begin summer 2023 and take four months to complete.
Environmental Services—your sewer and stormwater utility—is designing a project to replace an aging culvert underneath a driveway of Fred’s Marina. The new culvert will improve water quality, remove invasive vegetation, and restore important fish passage and habitat.

Brookside Wetland Restoration Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Construction anticipated in 2023.
Environmental Services is designing a project to improve water quality, lower stream temperatures, and enhance habitat for endangered salmon and other wildlife in Johnson Creek.

SE Carlton and 72nd Sewer Project

Sewer and Stormwater
Active
Project design will continue through the spring of 2022. Construction is anticipated to begin in May of 2022 and will take up to three months to complete.  
Environmental Services is designing a sewer project to replace 600 feet of 100-year-old public sewer pipes in the Mt. Scott-Arleta neighborhood. Replacing the deteriorating pipes now will reduce the potential for sewer backups, basement flooding, and emergency repairs in the future.