OREGON 99 IMPROVEMENTS FROM TALENT TO ASHLAND A $5.4 million project that will enhance safety and livability along Oregon 99 from Talent south to Ashland begins this summer and will extend over the next two construction seasons. Bids opened last week. ODOT anticipates it will name the prime contractor later this month and will announce the news on the project webpage.
This summer, Oregon 99 will be paved and restriped from the Talent city limits south to Ashland. Most of the first phase of work will convert the highway to three lanes with a center turn lane and bike lanes. At the same time, construction work in Talent will relocate utilities across Oregon 99 from Rapp Road to Creel Road. More improvements ODOT Project Leader Richard Randleman said the section of
May 19, 2017