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24/7 lane restrictions lifted on Oregon 138E, daytime lane closures begin Sunday - 10/23/20

GLIDE -- The 24-hour lane closures that have been in effect on Oregon 138E (North Umpqua Highway) between Idleyld and Steamboat (milepost 19-39) will be lifted at 5 p.m. today, Oct. 23.

Cleanup work related to the Archie Creek Fire will resume on Sunday, Oct. 25, and will continue each Sunday to Friday for the next several weeks. Motorists should expect daytime (7 a.m. to 5 p.m.) lane closures and 20 minute delays between Idleyld and Steamboat. All lanes are expected to be open each Saturday.

Multiple work zones will be in place through this area. Flaggers will provide traffic control as needed.

All forest lands in this area are closed within the burn area. Motorists are advised to stay in their cars and avoid parking along the shoulder due to ongoing hazardous conditions.

Visit www.TripCheck.com for the latest information on road and travel conditions.


Flatbed lumber truck spills load onto Rogue Valley Expressway (Photo) - 10/05/20

WHITE CITY - Rogue Valley Expressway, westbound entrance near White City, will be closed for the next several hours after a flatbed lumber truck tipped and spilled its load. ODOT and recovery crews are onscene to remove the lumber and truck to get the expressway reopened. Until then, traffic bound for the expressway westbound should continue on Oregon 62.