Road Construction near Medicine Lake and Lava Beds

Road Construction near Medicine Lake and Lava Beds

ALTURAS, Calif. — Road construction begins this week on Forest Road 49 connecting the Lava Beds National Monument and the Medicine Lake Recreation Area on the Modoc National Forest.

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Paving work this weekend at SLMC

Paving work this weekend at SLMC

A crew supervised by Walsh Construction Co., the Sky Lakes Collaborative Health Center’s general contractor, this weekend will repave the driveway generally between the Cascades East Family Medicine building and the medical center’s parking structure.

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Public meeting, road closures, and construction on the Fremont-Winema NF

Public meeting, road closures, and construction on the Fremont-Winema NF

Fremont-Winema National Forest announces new road construction projects in the Chemult, Bly and Paisley Ranger Districts. FWNF provides an update on the construction projects on Fishhole Creek Road. And announces a public meeting at the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce regarding the Lakeview Federal Sustained Yield Unit.

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Public urged to use caution during construction on Fishhole Creek Road

Public urged to use caution during construction on Fishhole Creek Road

Bly, Ore. – Fremont-Winema National Forest officials are reminding the public to slow down, watch for flaggers and use caution when traveling in road construction zones on the Forest following an accident today.

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Keeping work zones safe: ODOT using new technology to protect road workers [VIDEO]

Keeping work zones safe: ODOT using new technology to protect road workers [VIDEO]

Salem, Ore - Every year flaggers and other highway workers are injured and killed on highways in Oregon and across the nation. The Oregon Department of Transportation has begun deploying new flagging technology—auto flaggers -- that takes work zone flaggers out of the line of traffic making them safer.

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Road Construction for the Week of June 24

Road Construction for the Week of June 24

Road construction season is in full swing. Here are this weeks area projects from the City of Klamath Falls Public Works, Klamath County Public Works and Oregon Department of Transportation. Please remember to slow down for flaggers and construction zones. 

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Fatal crash on 140 involving road construction worker [UPDATED]

Fatal crash on 140 involving road construction worker [UPDATED]

On Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at approximately 8:32 P.M. Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a pedestrian hit by a vehicle on Highway 140 East near milepost 8, and the easternmost Pine Grove Road intersection.

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Road Construction for week of June 10

Road Construction for week of June 10

Expected road construction projects by the City of Klamath Falls and Klamath County Public Works Departments for the week of June 10 - including, asphalt, signs, painting, and crack sealing.

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Striping season just around the corner

Striping season just around the corner

Salem, Ore. - "It's wet paint, and it can most definitely color your vehicle." That's what striping crew members hope drivers will remember as the season for putting stripes down on roads all over Oregon approaches.

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Klamath Heritage: Road Construction

Klamath Heritage: Road Construction

Klamath County Museum’s Photo of the Week for March 31, 2019, shows a crew of workmen using horse-drawn scrapers to level a roadbed. Before the advent of machinery powered by engines, scrapers such as these were used for leveling ground in various types of construction projects. Most of the A Canal in Klamath Falls was built the same way. 

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Road Construction for the Week of July 16th

Road Construction for the Week of July 16th

Road construction season is in full swing. Here are this weeks area projects from the City of Klamath Falls Public Works, Klamath County Public Works and Oregon Department of Transportation. Please remember to slow down for flaggers and construction zones. 

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Road Construction for the Week of June 25

Road Construction for the Week of June 25

Road construction season is in full swing. Here are this weeks area projects from the City of Klamath Falls Public Works, Klamath County Public Works and Oregon Department of Transportation. Please remember to slow down for flaggers and construction zones. 

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Road Construction Report for the Week of June 11, 2018

Road Construction Report for the Week of June 11, 2018

Road construction season is in full swing. Please remember to slow down for flaggers and construction zones. Read more for a list of road construction projects from the City of Klamath Falls Public Works, Klamath County Public Works and Oregon Department of Transportation Region 4 for this week.

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Road Construction Alert for Klamath County

Road Construction Alert for Klamath County

The Oregon Department of Transportation will be working on the following projects in Klamath County for the week of May 21, 2018: US 97 Link River Bridge, OR 140 Buck Creek Bridge, OR 240 Greensprings Interchange, US 97 Algoma to Miller Island.

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Highway 97 Ramp to Downtown to be Closed

Highway 97 Ramp to Downtown to be Closed

Bridge deck of exit ramp to be replaced starting March 5th - This project will replace the bridge deck of the Link River Bridge northbound exit connection which serves as the U.S. 97 Business route and exit for Klamath Falls City Center.

The Link River Bridge is located on U.S. 97 in Klamath Falls at the mouth of the Klamath River and Lake Ewauna. The bridge is expected to reopen on May 31st, depending on weather. 

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