As part of the Fairbanks Hall renovation project, the parking lot west of Fairbanks Hall will be closed for Winter Break to allow for scheduled contractor work to be executed efficiently.

Spaces with EV stations and ADA spaces located in this lot will be offline for use.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Project Manager Amy Keene at (541) 737-5312.

As part of the Washington Way Improvement Projectsignificant traffic impacts will occur the week of December 12 through December 16, 2022, along and near SW Washington Way:

  • Monday 12/12/22 – The intersection of SW 26th Street & SW Washington Way will be flagged. Only northbound traffic will be allowed on SW 26th Street north of SW Washington Way to SW Intramural Way.
  • 12/13/22 – The intersection of SW 26th St & SW Washington Way will be closed for waterline installation.
  • 12/14 & 12/15 – SW Washington Way closed from 26th Street to 30th Street for waterline installation.
  • Friday 12/16/22 – SW Washington Way closed from 17th Street to 26th Street & 26th Street to 30th Street for paving. The intersection at 26th Street & Washington Way will be open.
Washington Way Construction Impacts 12/12-12/16

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Derek Bennett at 541-609-6111. 

As part of the Whyte Track and Field Center Grandstands project, work will occur at the Whyte Track and Field facility. Use caution when entering and exiting the Sports Complex West Parking Lot, as there will be truck traffic entering and exiting the parking lot. Work is scheduled to take place between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. daily, starting on Monday, December 12, 2022 through Friday, October 2, 2023.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Project Manager Scott Bond at 541-974-2520.

As part of the Washington Way Improvement Project,  SW Washington Way will be closed daily between SW 26th and SW 17th Streets to begin water line replacement. Work will occur starting November 30, 2022 until January 6, 2023 from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. This portion of Washington Way will be reopen to vehicle traffic after 5 p.m. daily.

The sidewalk on the north side of Washington Way will also be closed, and an alternate pedestrian route will be identified with signage.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Derek Bennett at 541-609-6111.


As part of the Washington Way Improvement Project,  SW Washington Way will have intermittent flagging operations at various locations throughout the days, one location at a time, to turn off water valves as part of the water line replacement. Water service to facilities will not be affected except for the previously announced shutdown at the Large Animal Resource Center. The locations of flagging operations will be the intersections of Washington Way and SW 35th, SW 26th and SW 17th Streets.

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Derek Bennett at 541-609-6111.

As part of the Washington Way Improvement Project, there will be a water service shutdown at the Lab Animal Resources Center to perform work related to the new water main being installed along Washington Way. Work is scheduled to take place between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Monday, November 28, 2022. 

For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Derek Bennett at 541-609-6111.