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City of Woodburn will present an informational open house on the project June 1.

PMG PHOTO: JUSTIN MUCH - Stopped traffic, detours and other obstacles can be expected on Woodburn's West Hayes Street as construction crews work on street improvements. The Woodburn Public Works Department will host a public open house to present information on scheduled improvements to West Hayes Street, between Cascade Drive and Settlemier Avenue. The open house is 9-11 a.m. and 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, June 1, at 190 Garfield St.

The purpose of the event is to share information and details about the improvements, discuss schedules and solicit public input. All input is welcome.

Project overview: Improvements will include the reconstruction of West Hayes Street between Cascade Drive and Settlemier Avenue, with the addition of two 5-foot bike lanes; adding a center turn lane from Cozy Way to Cascade Drive; installing a sidewalk along the north side of West Hayes Street and reconstructing the existing sidewalk along the south side; new storm drainage assets, including a bioretention pond; and installation of a traffic signal at the intersection of West Hayes Street and Settlemier Avenue.

The project construction start date is estimated as June 6 with completion set for June 30, 2023. Crews will be working between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.

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