Transportation Insights: Stunning location for a historic project

Mitchell Point

Groundbreaking event builds excitement for Gorge project

It’s finally here. The long awaited project to reconnect the western and eastern segments of the Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail is breaking ground. 

The Mitchell Point Tunnel, a passage built in 1915 for cars traveling the Historic Columbia River Highway that has been closed for nearly 70 years. This project will create a new tunnel, for walkers and bikers, which will be 655-feet long with five arched windows reminiscent of the original design. The work will be completed in 2023.

CCC transit center

Grant helps make connections safer

A new transit center funded in part by a Connect Oregon grant is making it easier and safer to arrive and depart Clackamas Community College.

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