The Empire Improvement Corridor is entering its final stage, with construction scheduled to continue through September 2021. This will include:
* Utility locations on NE Purcell Blvd. Expect intermittent lane closures and delays (February-April 30).a
* New roundabout at the intersection of NE Purcell Blvd. and NE Butler Market Road (May 3rd-September).
There will be a full closure of the intersection during this time.
* Modernization of NE Purcell Blvd between NE Butler Market Road and the NUID canal (May 3rd-September). This section of roadway will be open to local traffic only.
* Construction is dependent on weather conditions and other factors.
Visit www.bendoregon.gov/empire for current project information.