Multnomah County has issued a notice that the Broadway Bridge will be closed to motor vehicles from Sunday, October 11th through Tuesday, October 27th to allow the bridge painting contractor to install scaffolding for the final span that will be painted.
Bridge sidewalks will remain open to during this closure to people walking and biking. However, streetcars, buses, and all other motor vehicles will not be able to use the bridge in order to ensure public safety.
For information on Portland Streetcar service during the closure, please visit PortlandStreetcar.org. Information on TriMet services for bus route #17 will be included in a future news release due 10/6/15. Please plan your trips accordingly.