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ODOT Begins Work on Astoria Megler Bridge

ODOT has started installing containment equipment on the bridge to prepare for the upcoming painting and repairs.

During construction, plan for a single lane traffic with flaggers and up to 20 minute delays on weekdays.

Single lane closures will be allowed:

  • Daily, Monday through Thursday, between 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

  • ​Daily, Friday, between 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Most work will be done during the day in the hours listed above. However, when working on the southern portion of bridge that connects to U.S. 30, the contractor will be restricted to working at night, Sunday night through Friday morning, between 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.