Traffic Advisory: Drainage improvements on SE Holgate Blvd. to close lanes, detour westbound traffic from SE 122nd Ave. to SE 128th Ave., Sunday Aug. 30

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(Aug. 28, 2015) – The City of Portland Bureau of Transportation advises the traveling public that drainage improvements will require lane closures on SE Holgate Boulevard from SE 122nd Avenue to SE 128th Avenue on Sunday, Aug. 30 from 7 a.m. through 5 p.m. or later.

Workers will install a new sump to conduct rainwater off the roadway and allow it to disperse underground.

Eastbound lanes are expected to remain open. Westbound travelers on SE Holgate will be detoured to the south on 128th Avenue to west on Harold Street, to north on 122nd Avenue to return to Holgate Boulevard and continue westbound.

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Access will be maintained for businesses and residents during the project.

The traveling public is advised to expect delays. We ask the public to travel cautiously, observe all lane closures and directions by reader boards and flaggers, and use alternate routes if possible.

This work is weather-dependent and the schedule may change.


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