ODOT repaves 12th, 13th streets, repairs culverts on Dee Highway

In Hood River and north of Parkdale, look for two Oregon Department of Transportation road projects in late May and early to mid-June.

12th and 13th Street paving

Hood River motorists should expect delays on 12th and 13th streets Tuesday, May 28, through Friday, May 31, during a paving project.

The delays will be from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on 12th Street between Pacific Avenue and Union Street and on 13th Street between Oak and Pacific.

The streets are part of OR 281, the Dee Highway. Motorists should expect lane closures and delays.

The schedule may change due to weather or other unforeseen delays.

The work will include grinding pavement and repaving in some areas or overlaying new pavement over existing pavement in other areas of the project.

Culvert repairs Dee Highway

Culvert repairs on the west side of OR 281, the Dee Highway, will mean delays for motorists south of Hood River from June 10-14.

ODOT is restarting the project to repair the culvert on the west side of the highway at milepost 13.1, north of Trout Creek Ridge Road. The project was postponed last November because of bad weather.

Most of the work will take place at the ends of the pipe. Equipment will be parked on the shoulder of Dee Highway.

Motorists should expect daytime single-lane closures with flaggers guiding traffic and delays of up to 20 minutes.

The schedule may change due to weather or other unforeseen delays.

Preparations for the work started the week of May 20 but the repairs won’t begin until June 10, with all work scheduled to be completed by June 14.

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