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Courtney ODOT: Reminder: Full Nighttime Closure in Both Directions at Glenn Jackson Bridge overnight Wednesday.


Reminder: Full Nighttime Closure in Both Directions at Glenn Jackson Bridge overnight Wednesday.

ODOT will close I-205 in both directions over the Glenn Jackson Bridge beginning at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, August 14 to 5 a.m. on Thursday, August 15.  Travelers will not be able to travel between Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA using I-205 during the closure.  Lane closures will begin on I-205 at 8 p.m.The Airport Way on-ramps to I-205 northbound will close beginning 9 p.m. on Wednesday. All lanes and ramps will open at 5 a.m. on Thursday. All Oregon exits remain open prior to the bridge, including Airport Way. People traveling to the Portland Airport from Oregon can continue on I-205. Travelers can follow marked detours to travel from Oregon to Washington:    

Detour map for the closure.

I-205 northbound traffic in Oregon bound for Washington:

  • Take Exit 21B for I-84 west/U.S. 30 toward Portland.
  • Merge onto I-84 west/U.S. 30.
  • Use the right two lanes to merge onto I-5 north toward Seattle.
  • Continue on I-5 into Washington.
  • Take Exit 1A toward Camas/SR 14 east.
  • Take Exit 6 for I-205 north toward Seattle/Salem and keep right. 

I-205 southbound in Washington bound for Oregon:

  • Take Exit 27 toward City Center/SR 14 west and keep right.
  • Continue on SR 14 west.
  • Use the left lane and follow signs for I-5 south toward Portland
  • Merge onto I-5 south.
  • Take Exit 301 for I-84 east/U.S. 30 toward The Dalles.
  • Merge on I-84 east/U.S. 30.
  • If headed south, take Exit 6 toward Salem. If headed north (toward the Portland Airport), take Exit 8 toward Seattle.




Visit the project website for weekly construction/traffic impacts and to review the interactive map of the work area. Remember to drive safe and avoid work zone crashes by slowing down, paying attention, and following signs and flaggers.  

Questions or comments? Contact: Katelyn Jackson, Community Affairs

Phone: 503-731-8503 | Email:

Call the 24-hour project hotline for night time noise-related questions or concerns: 833-562-9824.


Remember to plan ahead! For updated information on highway work and current travel information throughout Oregon, visit or call the Oregon road report at 511 or 1-800-977-6368. For more information about road construction in Clackamas, Multnomah, Hood River and eastern Washington Counties visit ODOT's Region 1 website.






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