Engineers with the Oregon Department of Transportation plan to recommend tearing down a nearly completed $12 million overpass on Highway 97 in La Pine after a geotechnical investigation found the underlying soil is unstable.
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The Oregon Department of Transportation plans to launch a voluntary program statewide to test the pay-per-mile road tax. The first phase, which will include 5,000 Oregon drivers, is slated to start July 1.
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Top Stories: ODOT Seeks Drivers To Test Pay-Per-Mile Road Tax Program, Oregon Visitor Monitored For EbolaOPB | Oct. 28, 2014 8 a.m. | Portland
Headlines for Tuesday, Oct. 28: The Oregon Department of Transportation seeks drivers to test new pay-per-mile road tax program; a visitor from West Africa is being monitored for Ebola in Multnomah County; last week's storm caused at least $1 million in damages at port of Port Orford; and more.
local | News | OPB News BlogOPB | June 19, 2014 7:09 a.m. | Portland
Headlines for Thursday, June 19: If the Highway Trust Fund ends, Oregon will miss out on $470 million in funds for highway programs, a wildfire near Hood River covers about 12 acres, and investigators probe a Eugene bee "die-off."
Oregon’s Department of Transportation has proposed two routes for investment in passenger rail through the North Clackamas area on its way between Portland and Eugene.