Comment on the Filbert Street pedestrian improvement project through Nov. 1

For Immediate Release: Friday, October 16, 2020

Sponsored by: Department of Land Use and Transportation
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Comment on the Filbert Street pedestrian improvement project during the online open house through Nov. 1.

The $1.3 million project, funded by House Bill 2017 and Gain Share, includes a new sidewalk along one side of Filbert Street, between Saltzman Road and Murray Boulevard. It will provide a safe walkway for pedestrians, separate from vehicles, and add ADA-compliant curb ramps.

Construction is scheduled to begin September 2021, with completion anticipated by December 2021. 

Visit the Filbert Street online open house to learn more, or contact Capital Project Services at 503-846-7800 or

Washington County is committed to planning, building and maintaining a great transportation system, ensuring the safety of all roadway users and operating the County roadway system in a cost-effective and environmentally responsible manner.

Media Contact:

Cindy Remy, Senior Communication Specialist/PIO