I-5 bridge project is dead

I-5 bridge project is dead

The Oregon Department of Transportation pulls the plug on the Columbia River Crossing.

The end comes after more than a decade of work and nearly $190 million worth of planning, engineering, financial and traffic forecasting and other work.

The Oregon Legislature adjourned Friday having taken no action on the CRC other than a committee hearing. Oregon lawmakers lost their appetite for the project after the state of Washington pulled out as a co-funder last summer.

Read more at OregonLive.com