Gary Leaming

Construction mix-up causes delays in Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Transportation reports a mistake in construction caused a serious traffic delay this morning outside of Ashland. According to ODOT, Knife River was scheduled to work on Highway 99 until 6 am Thursday morning. It’s part …

Highway 62 overnight paving

Medford, Ore.- Oregon Department of Transportation is getting ready to start the next phase of its Highway 62 project. ODOT says paving the highway is a good indicator that the project is nearing completion. It’s been underway for 18 months now and …

Expect delays on Vilas Road this week

Medford, Ore.- Construction crews are making strides with the Highway 62 Expressway project. The project hit the halfway mark earlier this month and Monday night, the Oregon Department of Transportation began installing 12 overpass beams on Vilas Road. “They are 130 feet …

ODOT plans to use salt along I-5 this winter

White City, Or.- The Oregon Department of Transportation says it will expand its salt pilot locations from milepost 11 in Ashland to milepost 100 in Canyonville, as well as part of I-84 heading into eastern Oregon. ODOT says its seen about a …

Major renovations coming to Caveman Bridge

Grants Pass, Ore.- The historic Caveman Bridge will be under going renovations a week from today. it will be the first major face lift the bridge has seen since it was built nearly 90 years ago. The historic bridge that connects downtown …

ODOT is clearing roads for holiday travel

Road crews are working to make sure the snow doesn’t impact your holiday travel plans. ODOT’s Gary Leaming says there’s quite a bit of snow on Siskiyou Summit and into Northern California. He says to expect winter driving conditions. There was an …