Starting this Monday (5/23), traffic patterns on North Willamette Boulevard will change dramatically for up to four months.
The Portland Bureau of Transportation is replacing a viaduct that spans across the bluffs between North Chase and Fowler which requires them to close the entire northern lane. During the closure, all northbound auto, truck and bus traffic will be detoured up to Lombard. Willamette will remain open for bicycle riders in both directions — but northbound bike traffic will be routed up onto the sidewalk.
Here are the details from PBOT: (more…)