Public Works Projects

  • Public works projects safely preserve existing infrastructure, increase roadway capacity, improve mobility and enhance neighborhood livability. 

    Construction projects 

  • Kane Drive

    This project will replace the temporary emergency Kelly Creek culverts (pipes) under Kane Drive with a permanent, fish-passable culvert that will prevent flooding and last for many decades.  The City’s permanent repair is scheduled for summer 2018, when stream flows are low, there is more daylight and there is less impact to schools during summer break.

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    2018 Road Work

    More information on scheduled street maintenance is coming soon. 

    Sandy Boulevard Project

    Project description

    Sandy Boulevard connects Portland, Gresham and Fairview. The project improvements along Sandy Boulevard will increase safety and access for all users in this regionally significant industrial area by constructing a complete corridor.

    The project will create better entry to commercial sites in this east Portland metro region and improve access to 19 acres of vacant, state-certified industrial land. 

    Project background

    Work will include:

    • Modernized traffic signal at 181st Avenue and Sandy Boulevard
    • Add a second westbound left-turn lane, from Sandy Boulevard to 181st Avenue, to increase safety
    • New curb and sidewalk ramps
    • New 12-foot wide multi-use path on the north side of Sandy Boulevard, between 185th Drive and 201st Ave., connecting to the Gresham Fairview Trail
    • New 12-foot wide multi-use path on the south side of Sandy Boulevard, between 18st Avenue and the Boeing entrance
    • New bike lanes
    • Environmental upgrades to the street’s stormwater system.

    Project status

    • Design and planning take place in 2018 
    • Construction is planned for 2019

    Contact

    David Daly
    503-618-2284
    David.Daly@GreshamOregon.gov