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07-18-24 Douglas County Traffic Safety Commission Meeting (Photo) - 07/18/24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 18, 2024

 

***MEETING NOTICE***

Douglas County Traffic Safety Commission

Tuesday, July 23, 2024

 

 

(Douglas County, OR) The next meeting of the Douglas County Traffic Safety Commission will be held on Tuesday, July 23, 2024, at 6:30 pm in Room 216 of the Douglas County Courthouse located at 1036 SE Douglas Avenue in Roseburg, Oregon.  

 

In compliance with ORS 192.610 to 192.690, we will accommodate any member of the public who wishes to watch the meeting. To view the live stream or post meeting recording, please visit: https://video.ibm.com/channel/douglascountyoregon

 

For additional information about this meeting, please contact the Douglas County Public Works – Engineering Division by calling (541) 440-4481 or by email at paula.belloir@douglascountyor.gov. The meeting agenda can be found at https://douglascountyor.gov/

 

*Douglas County attempts to provide public accessibility to its services, programs and activities.

If accommodation is needed to participate in this meeting, please contact (541) 440-4481

at least 48 hours prior to the scheduled meeting time.

 

 

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Media Contact:  Tamara Howell | Douglas County Emergency Communications & Community Engagement Specialist | Public Information Officer | Public Affairs Office(541) 670-2804 cell | (541) 957-4896 office  tamara.howell@douglascountyor.gov

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07-18-24 DC LPSCC - Behavioral Health and Housing Subcommittee Meeting (Photo) - 07/18/24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 18, 2024

 

** Notice of Virtual Meeting **

Douglas County Local Public Safety Coordinating Council (LPSCC)

Behavioral Health and Housing Subcommittee

Tuesday, July 23, 2024

 

(Douglas County, OR) The next meeting for the Douglas County Local Public Safety Coordinating Council’s (LPSCC) – Behavioral Health and Housing Subcommittee will take place on Tuesday, July 23, 2024, at 11:30 am via a virtual conference format.

 

In compliance with ORS 192.610 to 192.690, we will accommodate any member of the public who wishes to watch or listen to the meeting via video or by phone. For information on how you can watch or listen to this meeting, please see the agenda, or contact Koree Tate at koree.tate@douglascountyor.gov or call (541) 957-7790.

 

The meeting agenda is attached and can also be found at www.douglascountyor.gov.

 

  
 

*Douglas County attempts to provide public accessibility to its services, programs, and activities.

If accommodation is needed to participate in this meeting, please contact (541) 957-7790 prior

to the scheduled meeting time.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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Media Contact: Tamara Howell, Douglas County Emergency Communications & Community Engagement Specialist | Douglas County Public Affairs Office | Office: (541) 957-4896 | Cell: (541) 670-2804 | Email: tamara.howell@douglascountyor.gov

 

Program Contact: Koree TatePrograms and Partnership Coordinator | Douglas County Juvenile Department | Phone: (541) 957-7790 | Email: koree.tate@douglascountyor.gov

 

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07-11-24 Historic Book Now Available at the Douglas County Museum (Photo) - 07/11/24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

July 11, 2024

 

HISTORIC BOOK NOW AVAILABLE AT THE DOUGLAS COUNTY MUSEUM

 

(Douglas County, Ore.) The Douglas County Board of Commissioners Chris Boice, Tim Freeman, and Tom Kress, in conjunction with the Douglas County Museum of History and Natural History and the Douglas County Museum Foundation are pleased to announce the re-publication and exclusive availability of the iconic “Lone Rock Free State” book, that chronicles the history of the North Umpqua River territory near Glide.  The original book was published in 1970 by local author and historian, Lavola Bakken.  Lavola wrote that, “We call this land ‘Lone Rock Free State’ because, like the early Indian, most of us feel a freedom here seldom found in modern cities or suburban life today.”

 

Dubbed the “little green book,” cherished copies of Lavola’s Lone Rock Free State have been passed down from one generation to the next much like a family bible for the descendants of early settlers of the North Umpqua territory.  Through stories and hard facts, Lavola skillfully documents the biographical and sociological history of the region — starting millennia earlier with the first indigenous inhabitants. The territory referred to as the Lone Rock Free State has no distinct boundaries, but Lavola’s stories span a geographic area from the Lone Rock ferry — now Glide’s “Green Bridge” — to Bill Bradley’s cabin past Dry Creek and up to Cap’s Illahee. In an ironic twist of fate, on the 50th Anniversary of the publishing of the book, the Archie Creek Fire burned her beloved grandfather McMillen’s homestead cabin to the ground.  Even more ironic is the fact that the fire’s perimeter roughly approximates the boundaries of Lavola’s famed and fabled Lone Rock territory.  

 

Today, this authentic narrative is considered the bedrock of any research for the North Umpqua region of Douglas County, Oregon.  Ownership of the original printing of the book is a bragging right for long-time Glide residents, as copies are exceedingly difficult to find.  That is until now.  Copies of the reprint of “Lone Rock Free State” are currently available for sale exclusively in the Douglas County Museum of History and Natural History’s Museum Mercantile gift shop for $24.99.  Proceeds from the sale of the book will benefit the Douglas County Museum. 

 

This book is a must-have for any Douglas County resident or history buff who wants to learn more about the history of Douglas County and the North Umpqua area,” stated Douglas County Commissioner and Museum liaison Tom Kress.

 

The Douglas County Museum Foundation spearheaded re-publication of the book to ensure that copies are available for the current generation of Oregonians.  The text was kept entirely as it was in 1970; however, most photographs were upgraded to high resolution images from their original copies held by the Douglas County Museum’s archives or on loan from local families. Foundation President Matt Hill is a relative of Lavola Bakken (first cousins, three times removed).  Hill said, “This book is a special historical treasure, and the Foundation is honored to help renew Lavola’s lifelong mission to preserve the history of Douglas County.”   

 

The Douglas County Museum of History and Natural History is located at 123 Museum Drive in Roseburg, Oregon (conveniently located off I-5 Exit 123 and adjacent to the Douglas County Fairgrounds).  It is open seven days a week from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  It can take 1-3 hours to tour the museum depending on your pace.  The Lavola Bakken Research Library is open Tuesday through Saturday 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm. Admission is free for members, ages 0-4 are free, students 5-17 are $2.00, adults are $8.00, seniors and veterans are $5.00.  The "Museum Mercantile," the museum gift shop, offers the area’s leading source of books on Douglas County’s natural and cultural history, as well as a wide range of Oregon souvenirs and other great gift items including educational and historic toys.  Click here for more information or to find out about volunteering at our Douglas County Museum of History & Natural History or call the Douglas County Museum at (541) 957-7007.

 

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Media Contact: Tamara Howell, Douglas County Emergency Communications & Community Engagement Specialist, Douglas County Public Affairs Office | Office: (541) 957-4896 | Cell: (541) 670-2804 | Email: tamara.howell@douglascountyor.gov

 

Background: Lavola Bakken (née “McMillen”) was the daughter and granddaughter of Ohioan settlers who arrived in the Umpqua Valley in the late 1800s. She lived during a transition between historical epochs. She played the mandolin at family reunions up at the homestead and heard first-hand accounts of the early pioneers. Lavola personally knew Mace Tipton (known at the time as the “Last of the Umpqua Indians”), whose wife Nance made beaded buckskin clothes and bags for the McMillen family, which are currently on display at the Douglas County Museum. Lavola was niece to Tip Hill, who built the original Rock Creek fish hatchery just a five-minute walk from her home. Her family hunted and fished the North Umpqua area and operated the early post offices in the Idleyld area out of their homes.  “Lone Rock Free State” was published in 1970, the year her husband died. Lavola dedicated the book to him and her sons, Clarence and Howard, who “may someday wonder how this community began.” Clarence and Howard Bakken permitted the re-publication of the book to benefit the Douglas County Museum of History and Natural History, where Lavola worked as the research librarian for many years and for whom the research library is named.

 

Photos attached courtesy of the Douglas County Museum of History and Natural History, Bakken Family and the Hill Family. 

07-03-24 Meeting Notice - PIER Application Presentation - 07/03/24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

July 3, 2024

*** PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE ***

Douglas County PIER Disaster Recovery Grant Program

Applicant Presentation

Tuesday, July 9, 2024

 

(Douglas County, Ore.) The Douglas County Board of Commissioners Chris Boice, Tim Freeman, and Tom Kress, in conjunction with the Douglas County PIER Selection Committee are pleased to inform the public that a special public meeting has been scheduled for the Douglas County Planning, Infrastructure, and Economic Revitalization Program (PIER) Disaster Grant Program for Tuesday, July 9, 2024, from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in Room 216 of the Douglas County Courthouse located at 1036 SE Douglas Avenue in Roseburg, Oregon. The public meeting will consist of a presentation by Glide Water Association to the Douglas County PIER Selection Committee along with a public comment period.

 

The Douglas County Pier Selection Committee is comprised of representatives from local government (Douglas County), local tribal government (Cow Creek Band of the Umpqua Tribe of Indians), the Economic Development District (CCD), and local Long Term Recovery Group (Glide Revitalization).  As a part of the review process and a requirement from the funder Oregon Housing and Community Services Department (OCHS), this meeting has been scheduled to offer an opportunity for the public to comment on the proposed project.   

 

In compliance with ORS 192.610-690, we will accommodate any member of the public who wishes attend or watch the meeting via our live stream link at https://video.ibm.com/channel/douglascountyoregon. We will also accommodate any member of the public who wishes to submit public comment during the public comment period. Members of the public who wish to comment can do so: (1) in person, (2) by email jennifer.miller@douglascountyor.gov or (3) by virtual format - Microsoft Teams - Meeting ID 213 085 216 893 (Passcode – 5uRovz).

 

The PIER grant program is part of ReOregon, a program offered by the Disaster Recovery and Resilience Division (DRRD) of OCHS. ReOregon is funded by a US Department of Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-DR). The CDBG-DR program supports community development activities to help build stronger and more resilient communities. As a part of the disaster recovery process, ReOregon awarded PIER opportunity grants to the eight most impacted counties in Oregon to fund projects to rebuild damaged infrastructure, increase resiliency, and promote long-term housing recovery and recovery of local businesses impacted by the 2020 Labor Day Fires.

 

Following the meeting, Douglas County PIER Selection Committee members will submit their recommendation to OHCS for final review and processing.  For PIER program general information visit OHCS at https://www.oregon.gov/ohcs/disaster-recovery/Pages/ReOregon-Community-Recovery.aspx.  For additional information about our local PIER Grant Program please visit https://douglascountyor.gov/872/Douglas-County-PIER-Disaster-Recovery-Gr.  

 

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Media Contact: Tamara Howell, Douglas County Emergency Communications & Community Engagement Specialist, Douglas County Public Affairs Office | Office: (541) 957-4896 | Cell: (541) 670-2804 | Email: tamara.howell@douglascountyor.gov

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

July 3, 2024

*** PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE ***

Douglas County PIER Disaster Recovery Grant Program

Applicant Presentation

Tuesday, July 9, 2024

 

(Douglas County, Ore.) The Douglas County Board of Commissioners Chris Boice, Tim Freeman, and Tom Kress, in conjunction with the Douglas County PIER Selection Committee are pleased to inform the public that a special public meeting has been scheduled for the Douglas County Planning, Infrastructure, and Economic Revitalization Program (PIER) Disaster Grant Program for Tuesday, July 9, 2024, from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in Room 216 of the Douglas County Courthouse located at 1036 SE Douglas Avenue in Roseburg, Oregon. The public meeting will consist of a presentation by Glide Water Association to the Douglas County PIER Selection Committee along with a public comment period.

 

The Douglas County Pier Selection Committee is comprised of representatives from local government (Douglas County), local tribal government (Cow Creek Band of the Umpqua Tribe of Indians), the Economic Development District (CCD), and local Long Term Recovery Group (Glide Revitalization).  As a part of the review process and a requirement from the funder Oregon Housing and Community Services Department (OCHS), this meeting has been scheduled to offer an opportunity for the public to comment on the proposed project.   

 

In compliance with ORS 192.610-690, we will accommodate any member of the public who wishes attend or watch the meeting via our live stream link at https://video.ibm.com/channel/douglascountyoregon. We will also accommodate any member of the public who wishes to submit public comment during the public comment period. Members of the public who wish to comment can do so: (1) in person, (2) by email jennifer.miller@douglascountyor.gov or (3) by virtual format - Microsoft Teams - Meeting ID 213 085 216 893 (Passcode – 5uRovz).

 

The PIER grant program is part of ReOregon, a program offered by the Disaster Recovery and Resilience Division (DRRD) of OCHS. ReOregon is funded by a US Department of Housing and Urban Development Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-DR). The CDBG-DR program supports community development activities to help build stronger and more resilient communities. As a part of the disaster recovery process, ReOregon awarded PIER opportunity grants to the eight most impacted counties in Oregon to fund projects to rebuild damaged infrastructure, increase resiliency, and promote long-term housing recovery and recovery of local businesses impacted by the 2020 Labor Day Fires.

 

Following the meeting, Douglas County PIER Selection Committee members will submit their recommendation to OHCS for final review and processing.  For PIER program general information visit OHCS at https://www.oregon.gov/ohcs/disaster-recovery/Pages/ReOregon-Community-Recovery.aspx.  For additional information about our local PIER Grant Program please visit https://douglascountyor.gov/872/Douglas-County-PIER-Disaster-Recovery-Gr.  

 

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Media Contact: Tamara Howell, Douglas County Emergency Communications & Community Engagement Specialist, Douglas County Public Affairs Office | Office: (541) 957-4896 | Cell: (541) 670-2804 | Email: tamara.howell@douglascountyor.gov

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06-26-24 Notice of Holiday Closure - Independence Day (Photo) - 06/26/24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

June 26, 2024

 

***NOTICE OF HOLIDAY CLOSURE***

Observance of Independence Day Holiday

Thursday, July 4, 2024

 

(Douglas County, Ore.) Douglas County Commissioners Chris Boice, Tim Freeman, and Tom Kress would like to remind citizens that government offices in the Douglas County Courthouse, 1036 SE Douglas Avenue in Roseburg, Oregon, as well as the Douglas County Justice Building, Douglas County Courthouse Annex in Reedsport, Douglas County Fairgrounds Office, Douglas County Landfill and Transfer Sites, and All External Douglas County Government Offices will be closed to the public on Thursday, July 4, 2024, in observance of the American Independence Day Holiday.

 

Even when Douglas County government offices are closed, many officials and public employees are still working on special, routine or emergency projects such as our Douglas County Board of Commissioners, Sheriff’s Office, Juvenile Department, Public Works Department, Emergency Management Department, Parks Department, and Salmon Harbor Marina.  In addition, some County Departments may have limited hours or will be lightly staffed on Friday, July 5, 2024.  Please call ahead of your visit to see if the Department has staff available to assist you with your needs.  You can call (541) 672-3311 for general inquiries and Department extensions.  You can also log onto our website at https://douglascountyor.gov/ to access the direct phone numbers for each County Department.   

 

Please note, a few other closures and openings for the Fourth of July Holiday:

  • Both the Douglas County Museum of History and Natural History in Roseburg and the Umpqua River Lighthouse Museum in Winchester Bay will be open for visitors on Thursday, July 4, 2024, for normal business hours. 
  • Douglas County Bistro Sixty Senior Dining Sites and Douglas County Meals on Wheels programs will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2024.  Meal delivery customers are asked to request an additional meal on their Tuesday, July 2, 2024, deliveries to help hold them over until the next regularly scheduled meal delivery.   Bistro Sixty Senior Dining Sites will resume service on Friday, July 5, 2024. 
  • Due to staffing vacancies the Douglas County Clerk’s Office needs to reduce business hours July 1 – 3, 2024.  They will be open from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm on those days.  In addition to the closure on Thursday, July 4, 2024, the Clerk’s Office will also be closed on Friday, July 5, 2024. 
  • All Douglas County operated Parks, Campgrounds and Boat Ramps will continue to be open and accessible to the public during the Fourth of July holiday. For reservation information at Douglas County operated campgrounds, please call (541) 957-7001 or go online to https://douglascountyor.gov/802/Parks
  • Even though the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office lobby entrance will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2024, our Sheriff’s Deputies, 911 communications and DCSO staff will continue to provide law enforcement protection and emergency assistance for our residents.  If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1.  If you need to reach dispatch for a non-emergency, call the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office non-emergency number at (541) 440-4471. 

 

            This year we celebrate the 248thFourth of July, also known as American Independence Day.  It has been a federal holiday in the United States since 1941, but the tradition of Independence Day celebrations goes back to the 18th century with the American Revolution. On July 2, 1776, the Continental Congress voted in favor of independence, and two days later delegates from the 13 colonies adopted the Declaration of Independence, the historic document drafted by Thomas Jefferson. From 1776 to the present day, July 4th has been celebrated as the birth of American independence, with typical festivities ranging from fireworks, parades, and concerts to more casual family gatherings and barbecues. 

 

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners would like to wish everyone a safe, happy, and healthy Fourth of July holiday.  They encourage citizens to safely and responsibly participate in Independence Day celebrations that honor our great nation, celebrate our freedoms, and demonstrate patriotism for the land that we love.  Happy Birthday, America!

 

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Media Contact:     Tamara Howell, Douglas County Emergency Communications & Community Engagement Specialist | Douglas County Public Affairs Office | Office: (541) 957-4896 | Cell: (541) 670-2804 | Email: tamara.howell@douglascountyor.gov

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06-24-24 Update - Windy Cove Crab and Fishing Dock Repairs (Photo) - 06/24/24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 24, 2024

*** UPDATE TEMPORARY CLOSURE ***

Windy Cove Crab and Fishing Dock Repairs

 

(Winchester Bay, Oregon) The Douglas County Parks Department would like to provide an update on the temporary closure of the Windy Cove Crab and Fishing Dock, located at 936 Salmon Harbor Drive in Winchester Bay, Oregon.

 

Last week, a required joint permit application was successfully completed and submitted to the State of Oregon Department of State Lands (ODSL). This marks a critical step forward in our efforts to repair the crab dock to maintain our community's recreational facilities.  The submitted application will be posted to ODSL’s website in early July for a mandatory 30-day public comment period. This review period allows for community input and ensures transparency in the permitting process. We anticipate receiving an approved permit in August, contingent upon the successful completion of the review period, which could be delayed based on any potential issues that might come out of the review.

 

Construction and engineering plans are on track to be finalized by June 25. However, we must wait for the permit issuance to determine if there are any new terms and conditions that will be imposed on the project based on public comments. These terms and conditions, if any, will be carefully reviewed and incorporated into the project scope of work as necessary. Once the terms of the permit are known, we will proceed with drafting a bid prospectus to solicit a vendor to facilitate the necessary dock repairs. This process will involve a Request for Bids (RFB) procurement process, which will add some additional time to our timeline.

 

Considering the necessary steps and potential adjustments, our best-case scenario is to have the project out for bid and awarded by mid-August. Depending on contractor availability, we hope to begin the dock repairs in late August, however, it is more likely that the work will begin sometime in September.  We understand that the Windy Cove Crab and Fishing Dock is a favorite spot for both locals and visitors. During the closure, we recommend Dock 9 near the west boat launch in Salmon Harbor for crabbing without a boat. Additionally, some fishermen have reported success using fishing pole crab traps from the jetties and riverbanks.  A video of the update featuring our Douglas County Parks Director Mark Wall, can be found on the Douglas County Government website at: https://video.ibm.com/recorded/133738243

 

Public safety remains our top priority. The Windy Cove Crab and Fishing Dock will remain closed until repairs are completed and the dock is no longer deemed unsafe and hazardous for public use. The surrounding parking lot, day-use area, and beach access at Windy Cove County Park remain open. We ask for the community’s cooperation in respecting the closure and staying off the dock until it is officially reopened.  We appreciate the community's patience and understanding as we navigate these procedural requirements to ensure a thorough and compliant repair process. The Douglas County Parks Department remains committed to providing safe and enjoyable recreational facilities for all residents and visitors.  Updates will be released monthly until repairs are finalized and a public notice will be issued once the dock is safe and ready for use again. 

 

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Media Contacts:   Tamara Howell, Emergency Communications & Community Engagement Specialist | Douglas County Public Affairs Office | Office: (541) 957-4896 | Cell: (541) 670-2804 | Email: tamara.howell@douglascountyor.gov

Kellie Trenkle, Douglas County Public Affairs Specialist | Office: 541-440-4493 | Cell 541-670-5381 | kellie.trenkle@douglascountyor.gov

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06-21-24 DC LPSCC Behavioral Health and Housing Subcommittee Meeting (Photo) - 06/21/24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 21, 2024

 

** Notice of Virtual Meeting **

Douglas County Local Public Safety Coordinating Council (LPSCC)

Behavioral Health and Housing Subcommittee

Tuesday, June 25, 2024

 

(Douglas County, OR) The next meeting for the Douglas County Local Public Safety Coordinating Council’s (LPSCC) – Behavioral Health and Housing Subcommittee will take place on Tuesday, June 25, 2024, at 11:30 am via a virtual conference format.

 

In compliance with ORS 192.610 to 192.690, we will accommodate any member of the public who wishes to watch or listen to the meeting via video or by phone. For information on how you can watch or listen to this meeting, please see the agenda, or contact Koree Tate at koree.tate@douglascountyor.gov or call (541) 957-7790.

 

The meeting agenda is attached and can also be found at www.douglascountyor.gov.

 

  
 

*Douglas County attempts to provide public accessibility to its services, programs, and activities.

If accommodation is needed to participate in this meeting, please contact (541) 957-7790 prior

to the scheduled meeting time.

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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Media Contact: Tamara Howell, Douglas County Emergency Communications & Community Engagement Specialist | Douglas County Public Affairs Office | Office: (541) 957-4896 | Cell: (541) 670-2804 | Email: tamara.howell@douglascountyor.gov

 

Program Contact: Koree TatePrograms and Partnership Coordinator | Douglas County Juvenile Department | Phone: (541) 957-7790 | Email: koree.tate@douglascountyor.gov

 

 


 

 

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06-21-24 DCPW Summer Road Improvement Update (Photo) - 06/21/24

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

June 21, 2024

 

 

*** 2024 SUMMER ROAD IMPROVEMENT UPDATE ***

Douglas County Public Works to Begin Summer Road Work

 

 

(Douglas County, Ore.) – With summer season officially underway, the Douglas County Public Works Department (DCPW), Operations and Maintenance Division wanted to remind residents that they have begun work on our annual paving, striping and chip sealing programs on roadways throughout Douglas County.  The work is scheduled to continue through mid-September.  As with any road project, unforeseen delays due to weather, equipment and material availability could possibly extend the anticipated project timelines.

 

Road maintenance is typically performed Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm depending upon the weather. We are asking motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists to be on the lookout, slow down, and use caution in areas where we have posted road construction signs, speed reduction warnings, and detours.  Traffic in some work areas might be controlled by flaggers, and motorists could experience delays of up to 20 minutes. 

 

Safety is always a priority for the motoring public, as well as for our employees.  Please understand that road construction projects will impact drive times, so we are asking residents to plan accordingly by anticipating delays and seeking alternate routes whenever possible.  Please proceed with caution, be patient and obey all posted signs, warnings, and flagger instructions as you travel in and around all road construction zones. 

 

For information on Douglas County Road Projects for 2024, please contact DCPW, Operations and Maintenance Division at (541) 957-2026.

 

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Media Contact:     Tamara Howell, Douglas County Emergency Communications & Community Engagement Specialist, Douglas County Public Affairs Office | Office: (541) 957-4896 | Cell: (541) 670-2804 | Email: tamara.howell@douglascountyor.gov