ODOT Shows Off High-Tech Road Gear

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Oregon Department of Transportation wrapped up a conference on Thursday, showing off high-tech heavy equipment that is revolutionizing road construction. The conference was held in the Corvallis area for members of transportation departments from other states around the country. According to ODOT, Oregon is ahead of the curve when it comes to using … Continue reading »

ODOT: New Ramp Meters to Ease Traffic

EUGENE, Ore. — Drivers out on the road in Eugene on Wednesday may have noticed something different at a few of the city’s highway on-ramps. Adaptive ramp meters will now be directing traffic at four different locations. The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) said they hope these recent additions will alleviate some of the congestion … Continue reading »

ODOT Shares Bridge Inspection Protocol

EUGENE, Ore. — The Skagit Bridge collapse has had local residents concerned about their bridges. The Oregon Department of Transportation said it couldn’t comment about what happened to the Skagit Bridge in Washington, but representatives hoped they could ease the public’s concerns by filling them in on how bridges in our area are taken care … Continue reading »