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For Solid Waste News Releases click here.  For all others, click the year below.

2018

08/28/18 Projects update

2017

06/21/17  Update on Lommen Bridge Project

2015

Presentations:  PC Chamber/Woods

07/01/15 Bower Creek Culvert Replacement Project @ Meda Loop Road

06/17/15 Bixby Road .41 milepost Culvert Replacement Project

06/15/15  Long Prairie Road:  Road Closure July 6-17, 2015

04/07/15 Vegetation Management Program

2014

05/15/14 2014 Construction update

2013

04/08/13 Third Street Construction update

04/01/13 Cape Meares Loop Closure Update

01/30/13 4 - 10 hour day schedule

02/13/13  Foss Road ODF Logging Operation

2012

05/03/12  3rd Street Enhancement project update

2011

02/24/11 4 - 10 hour day schedule

02/24/11 Vegetation Management

2010

08/25/10 Partnership projects

06/28/10 Miami Foley Road Closed July 6 - July 8, 2010

06/15/10 Summer Program

02/05/10: Pot holes on our Tillamook County Road

01/07/10: Fawcett Creek Bridge opening

2009

08/19/09: Chip Seal - Miami Foley Road

08/12/09: Blaine Road closure at MP 4.1 Boulder Creek

08/05/09:  Fawcett Creek Project progress

06/24/09:  Asset Management

06/04/09: Road Closures on McCormick Loop and Brookfield Avenue and Summer Maintenance program.

05/14/09:  Holgate Bridge Load Limited

05/07/09: Vegetation Management Plan

04/27/09:  Holgate Bridge One Lane Closure

04/15/09: Johnson Bridge repair Construction Update

2008

08/20/08: News Release about Public/Local access roads.

06/25/08: News Release about Public Works closure in observance of Independence Day.

06/23/08:  News Release about the closure of Long Prairie Road for paving.

06/03/08: News Release about the public hearing for a "No Parking" Zone on Oceanview Avenue, Barview

05/13/08:  News Release for Public Works summer office hours

04/24/08: News Release for the Vegetation Management Program

04/10/08: News release for the closing of Johnson Creek Bridge effective 04/21/2008

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2007

09/19/07: News article regarding Public Works closure on 9/26/07

09/19/07: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Long Prairie Rd/Hwy 101 Intersection Improvement Project Status)

08/15/07: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (County Road Paving)

08/08/07: News article regarding Road District Creation

08/01/07: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (County Road Closure in Manzanita)

07/25/07: News article regarding Long Prairie Rd/Hwy 101 Intersection Project Status

07/11/07: News article regarding Consideration of Closure of County Road in Manzanita

06/13/07: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Long Prairie Rd/Hwy 101 Project status) [content rearranged for viewing]

06/13/07: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sorensen Bridge Replacement Project status) [content rearranged for viewing]

06/13/07: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Federal Forest Safety Net Funding Reauthorization) [content rearranged for viewing]

06/13/07: News photo/caption (Trask River Rd)

06/04/07: News Release from the Association of Oregon County regarding Federal Forest Safety Net Renewal

05/30/07: News article regarding Federal Safety Net Reauthorization

05/23/07: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Galloway Road speed zone)

05/16/07: News article regarding Road Department funding

04/25/07: News article regarding Bob Willhite Retirement

04/11/07: News article regarding Federal Forest Safety Net Funding Status

04/06/07: News release content provided to the Commissioners' Office

04/04/07: News article regarding Employee of the Month

03/28/07: News release regarding 2007 Weed Spray Program

03/21/07: News photo/caption (Meda Loop)

03/21/07: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Makinster Rd) [content rearranged for viewing]

03/07/07: News article regarding Johnson Bridge bid opening

02/21/07: News article regarding Safety Net Fund

01/24/07: News article regarding Johnson Bridge Replacement Project Detour Options

01/24/07: News article regarding Road Department Funding (content rearranged for viewing)

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2006

11/01/06: News article regarding new Public Works Director

11/01/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Department News)

09/27/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Long Prairie Road Project)

08/28/06: Press Release for the Board of Commissioners (Hiring of New Director)

08/23/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Status of Overlays)

08/02/06: News article regarding Wilson River Loop-Hwy 6 intersection project Open House

07/26/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Road Overlays and Striping)

07/05/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sorensen Bridge replacement status)

07/05/06: News article regarding resignation of the Public Works Director

05/31/06: News article regarding storm road damage assessment (courtesy Headlight Herald)

05/31/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sorensen Bridge replacement out to bid)

05/17/06: News article regarding Long Prairie Road Paving (courtesy Headlight Herald)

05/02/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (County Road Overlay Paving). This scanned clipping from the Head Headlight shows only part of the Report.

04/19/06: News article regarding County Road Needs Survey (courtesy North Coast Citizen)

04/19/06: News article regarding federal disaster aid for storm damage (courtesy North Coast Citizen)

04/19/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Weed Spray Program and Josi Bridge Opening). This scanned clipping from the Head Headlight shows only part of the Report.

04/05/06: News article regarding Bilyeu Avenue status (courtesy Headlight Herald)

03/24/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Bilyeu Avenue Repair Status and County Road Needs Survey)

03/22/06: News article regarding storm disaster declaration (courtesy Headlight Herald)

03/01/06: News article regarding Bilyeu Ave sinkhole repairs (courtesy Headlight Herald). The article incorrectly states that "the road is expected to be open to the public next week". By next week the contractor should be complete with his sub-grade construction work THEN underground utility work will starts by others followed by County road crews placing crushed surface rock. A gravel road surface for the public to use could be available 2-3 weeks from now depending on weather conditions. Paving will follow this Spring during better weather conditions.

02/15/06: News article regarding road funding status (courtesy Headlight Herald)

02/03/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (County Road Damage)

02/02/06: News article regarding Bilyeu Avenue sinkhole (courtesy Headlight Herald)

01/27/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Bilyeu Avenue Road Damage)

01/25/06: News article regarding Bilyeu Avenue sinkhole (courtesy Headlight Herald)

01/20/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (County Road Damage)

01/13/06: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sign Vandalism)

01/11/06: News article including road funding status (courtesy Headlight Herald)

01/04/06: News article regarding Status of Bridge Projects (courtesy Headlight Herald)

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2005

12/09/05: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Truck Jake Brakes)

12/02/05: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Bridges Opened to Traffic)

10/27/05: Board approves Policy Regarding Non-road Related Features/Improvements in County Road Rights of Way

10/26/05: Public Information Meeting for the Johnson Bridge Replacement Project (10/24/05)

10/14/05: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Bridge Replacement & Sandlake Road Project Updates)

10/06/05: Public Information Meeting for the Johnson Bridge Replacement Project

09/09/05: New Fish Passage on County Road

07/27/05: Pending Bridge Replacement Projects in Central County

07/21/05: County Bridge and Road Projects

06/22/05: Contract Award for East Creek Bridge Replacement Project

06/21/05: Public Information Meeting for the Sorenson Bridge Replacement Project (6/20/05)

05/31/05: Public Information Meeting for the Sorenson Bridge Replacement Project

05/17/05: No Mowing Agreement Program Elimination

04/19/05: 2005 Tillamook County Public Works Weed Spray Program

04/12/05: East Creek Bridge Replacement Project Bid Let

03/16/05: Rock Crushing, Maintenance Rock

03/11/05 Public Information Meeting re: Status of Bridge Replacements (Killam Ck Bridge, Bewley Ck Bride and Josi Bridge). Also published in the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report.

03/04/05: Status Report for Trask River Road Safety Repairs

02/04/05: Status Report for Trask River Road Safety Repairs and Bridge Replacement Projects

01/12/05: News article regarding realignment of Road Dept (courtesy Headlight Herald)

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2004

11/24/04: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Commissioners Seek South County Member for County Roads Advisory Committee)

09/27/04: Weight Load Limit Posted on Josi Bridge on Kansas Creek Road

09/23/04: Weight Load Limit Posted on Josi Bridge on Kansas Creek Road (VOIDED and REPLACED by above 9/27/04 release)

07/09/04: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Long Prairie Road/Hwy 101 Intersection Improvement Project)

06/18/04: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sandlake Galloway Road Project)

05/27/04: County Executes Contracts with Design Firms For Bridge Replacements

04/15/04: News article regarding Opening of Tiger Creek Bridge on Sandlake Road (courtesy Headlight Herald)

04/14/04: 2004 Tillamook County Public Works Weed Spray Program

04/14/04: Initial Bid Advertisement (Gist Road/Smith Creek Culvert Replacement) in the Daily Journal of Commerce and Headlight Herald

03/17/04: Initial RFP Advertisement (Bridge Replacement Engineering Services) in the Daily Journal of Commerce and Headlight Herald

03/10/04: News article regarding ODOT Approvals for OTIA III Bridge Replacement Funding (courtesy Headlight Herald)

03/03/04: News article regarding Blaser Bridge Opening Ceremony (courtesy Headlight Herald)

01/09/04: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Oversize Load Limits on Johnson Bridge)

01/09/04: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Still Accepting Applications)

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2003

11/14/03: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Johnson Bridge on Long Prairie Road Posted for Load Weight Limit)

10/03/03: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Road Sign Damage and McCormick Loop Road Repairs)

06/20/03: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Blaser Bridge Replacement Project: Start of Work and Road Closure)

05/30/03: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Contract Awards Approved by Board of Commissioners)

05/30/03: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sandlake-Galloway Road Project Work Begins)

04/18/03: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Blaser Bridge Replacement Project Bid Let)

04/02/03: 2003 Tillamook County Public Works Weed Spray Program

01/03/03: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Transportation Projects Proposed for Tillamook County)

01/01/03: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Updated Policies for Community Involvement in Paving of Public Gravel Roads)

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2002

10/25/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Give 'Em A Brake)

10/11/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sandlake-Galloway Road Project Right-of-Way Process a Success)

10/04/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Blaser Bridge Public Information Meeting)

08/02/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Oregon Transportation Investment Act II Projects)

Starting 7/22/02 the Sandlake-Galloway Road Project Status news releases are being released from the Federal Highway Administration in coordination with the County Road Department. These regular project update news releases can be viewed at the Project Status Page

07/19/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sandlake-Galloway Road Project)

07/19/02: Sandlake-Galloway Road Project Status News Release

06/28/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sandlake-Galloway Road Project Status)

06/28/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Cascade Trace Bridge Replacement Status)

05/17/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Construction and Other Improvements in the Public Road Right-of-Way)

04/19/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sandlake-Galloway Road Project Status)

04/11/02: 2002 Tillamook County Public Works Weed Spray Program

03/20/02: Information provided at 3/7/02 ODOT Open House and published in the Headlight Herald on 3/20/02

03/08/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (County Road Shoulder Maintenance)

02/22/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (Sandlake-Galloway Road Project Scheduled to Proceed Summer 2002)

02/01/02: From the Board of Commissioners Weekly Report (County Roads Deteriorate)

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