Delays expected on Highway 126 for tree removal

ODOT to remove trees from highway right of way over next two weeks

April 20, 2020 — A tree removal safety project will cause delays on Highway 126, the Florence-Eugene Highway, about one mile east of the tunnel for the next two weeks.  An Oregon Department of Transportation maintenance crew will be removing trees from the state's right of way to enhance safety for travelers at mileposts 20-22. 

The work is scheduled weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. starting on Monday, April 20, and lasting the next two weeks.

At least one lane of travel will be open with flaggers controlling two-way traffic. Travelers should expect delays.

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