The Oregon Department of Transportation and Washington State Department of Transportation will hold a listening session on their draft bridge type recommendation, a deck truss bridge, before making a final recommendation to the Oregon and Washington governors in mid-March.

The recommendation follows a Bridge Review Panel’s offering of three bridge types for further review.  Click here for additional information on their work.

Thursday, March 10, 2011
Noon-2:00 p.m.
Portland Expo Center, Hall D
2060 N Marine Drive, Portland
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The public sessions will be hosted by Henry Hewitt of Oregon and Steve Horenstein of Washington, co-chairs of the Project Sponsors Council, Jason Tell, Region 1 manager of the Oregon Department of Transportation and Don Wagner, Columbia River Crossing
project director.

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