ROAD INFORMATION

 

TO REPORT A ROAD HAZARD
To report a road hazard during normal business hours, please contact the appropriate Maintenance District office (click here for a Maintenance Districts map). To report a road hazard after hours, please contact County Dispatch at 541-440-4471.

Sutherlin Maintenance District
Phone: 541-459-4032

Reedsport Maintenance District
Phone: 541-271-3207
Roseburg Maintenance District
Phone: 541-440-4240

Myrtle Creek Maintenance District
Phone: 541-863-3711

Operations and Maintenance Division Office
Phone: 541-440-4268

CURRENT ROAD AND BRIDGE CLOSURES AND RESTRICTIONS

Conn Ford Bridge and Oakland Bridge Replacement Project:

  • Location: Melrose Rd @ Conn Ford Bridge (which crosses the South Umpqua River just west of Kruse Farms), approximately ½ mile west of Garden Valley Road.

  • Closures: Road will be subject to lane and bridge closures Monday April 6 - Friday April 10, 2020 and Monday April 13 – Sunday April 19. This work will be done in two phases. The first phase will involve daytime lane closures, and the second phase will require a complete full nighttime bridge closure.

  • PHASE ONE (April 6-10):
    From Monday, April 6 - Friday, April 10, 2020, one lane of the Conn Ford Bridge will be closed from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. Motorists can expect delays of less than 20 minutes, and flaggers will provide traffic control as needed. Emergency service vehicles will be given priority through the work zone.

  • PHASE TWO (April 13-19):
    From Monday, April 13, through Sunday, April 19, the Conn Ford Bridge will be completely closed to through traffic from 8:00 pm to 6:00 am. Melrose Road will be closed to westbound traffic just passed Kruse Farms, and closed to eastbound traffic just passed Shady Drive. Warning signs and delineators will be installed to notify the motoring public of the bridge closure and detours. Eastbound motorists will be instructed to utilize Old Melrose Road to West Harvard Avenue. Westbound motorists will be directed to take Northwest Garden Valley Road to Northwest Stewart Parkway.


  • Please note that both closures will affect your drive time. Safety is always a priority for the motoring public, as well as bridge workers and flaggers. We are asking motorists to use caution as they travel through construction zones and detours. Please follow and obey all posted signs, warnings and flagging instructions. Please plan and seek alternate routes whenever possible. A map of the detours, construction timeline and bridge closure is below.

conn ford bridge predesign work
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Old Hwy 99N in Oakland

  • Location: The Oakland Bridge (also known as the Calapooya Creek Bridge) is located on the Oakland-Shady Highway (Old Highway 99 North, MP 1.08) at the northwest end of the town of Oakland (NE 1st Street where it crosses over Calapooya Creek).

  • Closures: The Douglas County Public Works Department will be closing Old Highway 99N at Oakland Bridge to all traffic between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 3, 2020 for a routine bridge inspection. Northbound traffic will be detoured to Stearns Lane. Southbound traffic will be detoured to Green Valley Road.

  • Please note that the road closure may impact your drive time. Safety is always a priority for the motoring public, and we are asking motorists to use caution as they travel, and utilize the detours in this area.

Old Hwy 99N in Winchester

  • Open to through traffic. (minor construction delays under flagging)

Little River Slide – Rock Slope Stabilization Project

  • Location: Little River Road @ M.P. 24.6. Little River Road (County Road #17). Approximately 14 miles up Little River Road from OR Hwy 138, near the city limits of Glide, Oregon. The city of Glide is located approximately 16.8 miles Northeast of Roseburg on OR Hwy 138. (See Attached Map)

  • Closures: Road is currently posted and restricted to one lane in the area. Motorists are asked to continue to exercise caution, looking for falling rocks and paying attention to on-coming vehicles before proceeding. Please watch for additional signage and notification of road closures and delays coming soon. Please always obey the cone zone and keep safety in mind for our construction workers, and be mindful of equipment staging on the shoulders and pull out areas.

 

Safety of the traveling public is always a high priority. Please use caution when traveling in the area, utilize alternative routes whenever possible, and follow and obey all posted signs, warnings, and flagging instructions. For more information, please contact Douglas County Public Works Department at (541) 440-4481.

Current State Highway Information (TripCheck.com)

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