Public Works News

The Public Works Department has entered into a contract with Gelco Construction Company to perform this fiscal year's waterline replacement project. Work will tentatively commence on March 20, 2023 and is scheduled to be completed on May 29, 2023. Work will be performed Monday thru Friday 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, there is currently no weekend work anticipated. The project areas are Newberg Dr N from Orchard St N to Lockhaven Dr N and Rivercrest Dr N from Cummings Ln N to the intersection of Rafael Ave N and Rivercrest Dr N. The project areas will be restricted to local access only between the previously mentioned streets, please use alternate marked detour routes. The scope of the project involves the replacement of an aging 6” wrapped steel water main pipe with a new 6” ductile iron water main pipe, fittings, additional fire hydrants and some service line replacements. Asphalt replacement will be limited to the trenched areas, resurfacing of the street is not planned at this time.

If you have any questions please contact Matt Reyes at (503) 856-3558 or

2022-2023 Waterline Replacement Notification