15th St. Closed Temporarily in Corvallis

CORVALLIS, Ore. — There was a temporary closure Thursday at a busy Corvallis intersection near the Oregon State University campus. Crews blocked off 15th Street near Washington Way to install railroad crossing equipment. The re-alignment project widened the intersection and added crosswalks and bike lanes. Pedestrians say they now feel safer, while some drivers say … Continue reading »

15th Street Re-opens in Corvallis

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A main road going through Oregon State University is now open, after months of construction. The Washington Way realignment project is almost done, and traffic once again is allowed down 15th Street through campus. There are wider bike lanes and crosswalks for pedestrians. Crews widened the intersection and put in a stop light … Continue reading »

Part of 15th St. Closed for Construction

CORVALLIS, Ore. — If your commute takes you to Oregon State University’s campus, you may want to steer clear of part of 15th Street for the next few months. Crews have closed the street off between Western Boulevard and Jefferson Avenue. They’re working on putting up a traffic light near the railroad tracks, which pedestrians … Continue reading »

Corvallis Intersection to Get Face-lift

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A busy Corvallis intersection near the Oregon State University campus is about to get a face-lift. OSU is building a new residence hall right off Southwest 15th Street, which could create more traffic. The university and the city are teaming up to re-align the street near the railroad tracks. That means a … Continue reading »

Water Pump Project Causes Road Detour

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Work is under way on a new water pump in Corvallis. The city says the water pump on the corner of 36th Street, Grant Avenue, and Witham Hill isn’t up to standards. Part of the intersection will be closed off until September, which is when the city projects the road construction to … Continue reading »