Morrison Bridge closed Sunday due to lift span maintenance - KPTV - FOX 12

Morrison Bridge closed Sunday due to lift span maintenance

Posted: Updated:
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

The Morrison Bridge with be closed to vehicle traffic on Sunday from 7 a.m. to as late as 7 p.m. during an inspection and maintenance work on the lift span deck.

The work is related to problems with deck panels that were installed in 2011–2012, according to Multnomah County officials. 

The bridge will remain open to bicyclists and pedestrians.

Ramps between the bridge and Interstate 5 and Interstate 84 will be closed on Sunday, except for the ramp from the Morrison Bridge westbound to I-5 north.

However, the I-5 southbound ramp to Highway 99E/U.S. 26 will remain open, according to Multnomah County.

Multnomah County plans to replace the Morrison Bridge lift span deck starting this summer.

Copyright 2016 KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
FOX 12
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2017, KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation, Portland, OR . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.