Water dripping from a damaged culvert erodes the hillside.

Project Information

  • Location: E Woodard Road between Springhill/Woodard and Nielson (view location map)
  • Schedule: Road closed from October 23-30, 2017
  • Cost estimate: $50,000
  • Funding Source: County General Roadway Funds

Project Description

A failed culvert crossing Woodard Rd. caused a landslide on the side of the road. Multnomah County replaced the culvert and repaired the slope.

Traffic Impact 

The repairs required a closure of the road from October 23-30. The road reopened around noon on October 30.  Woodard Road was closed to through traffic between SE Nielson Road and E Woodard/NE Springhill Road intersections. Residents and emergency vehicles had access, except to the excavated area of the work zone.