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Representatives from the Oregon Department of Transportation, Washington County, the Metro Council, TriMet and the cities of Beaverton and Hillsboro will meet on Friday, Jan. 13 to discuss the TV Highway Corridor Plan.
The Policy Group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue North Operating Center at 20665 S.W. Blanton St., Aloha. (For more details, click here)
It was 100 years ago that a group of Tualatin Valley residents living in between the incorporated towns of Beaverton and Hillsboro ran into a problem naming their new post office.
Most agree the area now called Aloha was known as "Wheeler Crossing" at the time, a popular stop on the Northern Pacific Railroad, soon to be replaced by the Portland Red Electric Line... (Click here to read full article)
"All the growth in Aloha and Hillsboro has made TV Highway a very busy and dangerous road. More than 40,000 cars share TV Highway everyday with walkers, bicyclists, and mass transit riders. ODOT wants to improve safety on an 8.5 mile stretch of TV Highway between Cedar Hills and the Hillsboro Regional Center.
The road is over capacity and multiple intersections have high crash rates. The intersection at 178th is one of them. Right now it has a pedestrian warning light, but ODOT will eventually install a traffic signal there." (Click here to read full article)