Public Works Projects
Welcome to the Benton County Public Works Project Page
All available projects can be found at the following link : https://www.co.benton.or.us/projects or by clicking on the title of each project listed below.
The North Albany segment of the Corvallis-Albany Trail is well underway. The County has a 90% design and the consultants are appraising property and putting together information for right-of-way acquisition. The project has stalled due to negotiations with the railroad. Construction is tentatively scheduled for summer/fall of 2021. Last Updated January 7, 2020.
53rd Street RR Overpass
Preliminary design is complete and all right-of-way secured. Community Meeting held on November 14, 2017. This project is currently on hold. Last Updated January 7, 2020.
Project Number 35300-01-10 Starr Creek Road Extension
Construction of Phase 2 will be contracted out and commence in Summer of 2020. Last Updated January 7, 2020.
Gibson Hill Road Resurfacing
Project currently under design for sidewalk improvements and a pavement overlay for summer 2021 construction. Last Updated November 20, 2018.
Hubbard Bridge Closure
The County has received funding from the State for design and construction. The County recently hired OBEC Consulting Engineers to assist in the design and replacement of the bridge. Construction is expected in 2021. Last Updated July 26, 2019.
Note: Nearby alternate route options are available by using Old River Road and Stow Pit Road. In the event of flooding on the alternative routes, in order to permit access in and out to area residents, the bridge will be reopened temporarily to passenger vehicle traffic as necessary. We apologize for the inconvenience.