Oregon Department of Transportation

ODOT offers summer road safety tips

WHITE CITY, Ore. — With wildfires burning along I-5 in southern Oregon, the Oregon Department of Transportation wants to remind people to be prepared for fire conditions before you hit the road. “A lot of people are on vacation, this is also …

Lake Ewauna trail nearing completion

Klamath Falls, Ore. – There’s a big paving project underway in downtown Klamath Falls, but you won’t be able to drive your car on it. Klamath Falls City Engineer Scott Souders says he’s excited about the Lake Ewauna trail project.  “I think …

Update on Highway 62 Expressway construction

MEDFORD, Ore. — Work on the new Highway 62 Expressway could be finished by the end of winter. Contractors are continuing to work through the fall.  Phase 1 was completed this past summer and phase 2 is underway. Transportation officials say work …

Traffic light system rebooted after car crash

WHITE CITY, Ore. — After a car crash took out an electrical control box on the intersection of highway 140 and 62, Oregon Department of Transportation worked all day to get the traffic light system up and running again. Nearly 30,000 vehicles …

Improvements scheduled for Highway 140

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The final piece of funding is now in place for a 20 million dollar project to improve a section of Highway 140 between Medford and Klamath falls. The project would extend from the fire station on Lakeshore Drive, …