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Interstate 84 closed in eastern Oregon due to wildfire smoke

June 28, 2022

(AP) — Transportation officials said Tuesday evening that Interstate 84 is closed near the border of Oregon and Idaho because of wildfire smoke. The Oregon Department of Transportation said the interstate was ...

I-84 reopens in Columbia River Gorge after crash, fuel spill

June 27, 2022

(AP) — State transportation officials closed Interstate 84 Monday between Troutdale and The Dalles in Oregon along the Columbia River for hours Monday because of a crash that resulted in a fire and fuel spill. ...

Grand Avenue bridge brightens up Fair Haven with light green hue

September 24, 2020 |

The color is officially ODOT Green, after the Oregon Department of Transportation, which first used it, according to city Engineer Giovanni Zinn.

Oregon lawmakers approve landmark minimum wage increase

February 19, 2016 |

They were protesting for a higher minimum wage, local control of rent control laws, and an end to Oregon Department of Transportation sweeps of homeless camps.

Lane of Willamette Highway to stay closed after tanker crash

October 2, 2016

(AP) — The Oregon Department of Transportation says the eastbound lane of the Willamette Highway will remain closed for at least several days west of Oakridge after a fuel truck crashed. The department says ...

Oregon lawmakers approve landmark minimum wage increase

February 19, 2016 |

The group were protesting for a higher minimum wage, local control of rent control laws, and an end to Oregon Department of Transportation sweeps of homeless camps.

Oregon lawmakers approve landmark minimum wage increase

February 19, 2016 |

The group is protesting for a higher minimum wage, local control of rent control laws, and an end to Oregon Department of Transportation sweeps of homeless camps.

City of Midland promotes Fredrickson to city engineer

September 21, 2017 |

Prior to coming to Midland, he worked as a roadway designer for the Oregon Department of Transportation. Fredrickson holds bachelor's degrees in civil engineering and forest engineering from Oregon State University.

Semitrailer full of bananas catches fire near Ashland

July 13, 2016

(AP) — Officials say a semitrailer carrying bananas has caught fire on Interstate 5 in southwest Oregon near Ashland. The Oregon Department of Transportation said in a news release Wednesday afternoon that the ...

Oregon becomes first state to offer 'not specified' gender option on ID cards

June 16, 2017 |

In offering them, Oregon becomes the first state to legally recognize "non-binary" individuals on ID cards, according to the Oregon Department of Transportation, which is making the option available beginning in ...

Public golf course in Corvallis set for renovation

September 27, 2016

Renovations have been in the works since 2007 when the Oregon Department of Transportation announced a project that would have encroached on the golf course's complex, but as the ODOT project never materialized, ...

State chooses company to audit Department of Transportation

September 23, 2016

(AP) — The state has chosen an outside contractor to audit the Oregon Department of Transportation, kicking off an effort to pass a road-funding package during the 2017 legislative session. The Bulletin ...

Rule gives Oregonians non-gender option on driver's license

June 15, 2017 |

RELATED: Thousands rally across the U.S for pride parades (story continues below): According to the Oregon Department of Transportation, under the new rule, which takes effect on July 1, Oregon residents will ...

New speed limits on some Oregon highways to go up Tuesday

February 25, 2016

(AP) — Speed limits on some areas of Oregon are set to increase on Tuesday. The Bulletin reports (http://is.gd/Ws7fd1 ) that The Oregon Department of Transportation is working to install new signs on U.S. ...

'Last chance for lowland snow' -- Cliff Mass

March 7, 2019 |

In recent days, this end of the "Left Coast" has not been been hammered as much as Oregon and both ends of California. ... Snow dusted areas of Thurston County Friday afternoon, as seen on a WSDOT traffic ...

Ethanol replaces crude oil at Clatskanie area port

September 6, 2016

(AP) — Global Partners has replaced crude oil with ethanol at its Port Westward terminal near Clatskanie, Oregon, which has reopened for business. ... The Oregon Department of Transportation reported that 95 ...

Oregon workers to remove hundreds of diseased trees

February 11, 2009 |

The Oregon Department of Transportation and the State Parks and Recreation Department say about 300 Douglas firs along Highway 26 near Timber Junction contain root rot. Ron Kroop of the Oregon Department of ...

Semi truck crash closes I-5 bridge south of Vancouver

June 17, 2015 |

Emergency crews are clearing broken glass from the roadway and trying to right the truck, the Oregon Department of Transportation said. ... Those driving to Oregon are being rerouted east on SR-14 to Interstate 205.

Mark Stewart Greenstein: If Connecticut really needs to raise a billion each year ...

December 30, 2018 |

Mileage-based use fees are in use now in Oregon. ... The home page of the Oregon Department of Transportation’s new road usage charge program.

State to test taxing drivers per mile

November 12, 2016

The transportation department's program will involve 100 recruits who will theoretically pay 1.2 cents for each mile they drive, the Denver Post reported (http://dpo.st/2g0DyIb). ... California and Oregon are ...

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