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Quartzville Road improvements under way, to continue through summer


May 10, 2016

GERALD PITTS, left, of Lebanon and Joe Foelkl of Lacomb check curb grade elevations in the parking lot expansion at Green Peter Dam, while a dump truck drops rock for the parking lot and road improvements.

Linn County Road Department last week started a comprehensive $5.3 million improvement project along the Quartzville Corridor, with fresh pavement, parking and more from Old Hufford Road to mile marker 12.

Initial miscellaneous projects began in April, before the main construction started on May 3. The contractor, Pacific Excavation, is scheduled to complete the project by Oct. 3. The project also has included the painting of Whitcomb Creek Bridge last year.

The project is a partnership among Linn County Parks Department, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Bureau of Land Management, t...

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