Neff and Purcell Intersection Project

Updates on the Neff and Purcell Intersection Project:

Transportation – Neff and Purcell Improvements Pre Construction Public Meeting 2/02/2023

By Mike Whitter | January 24, 2023

Neff & Purcell Improvements Project Update – January 24, 2023

Post Date: 01/24/2023 3:52 PM

Crews are gearing up to begin construction on the Neff and Purcell Improvements project. You are invited to attend an in-person pre-construction public meeting for the Neff and Purcell Improvements Project. The project team will share construction plans and information regarding the Neff and Purcell intersection closure, detour and project schedule. The information and exhibits from this meeting will be also available on the project website

A FULL CLOSURE of the Neff Road and Purcell Boulevard intersection will be required during construction from February 22 through mid–summer 2023. (See detour map below.)

neff and purcell intersection will be closed during construction February 22 through mid-summer 2023.

Pre-construction Public Meeting

DATE:  Thursday, February 2, 2023
TIME:  4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
LOCATION:  Deschutes Children’s Foundation, East Campus, 2125 NE Daggett Lane

The meeting is an open format, so you may arrive anytime during the allotted time period. There will be no formal program. Instead, there will be information stations where you can speak with project team members, ask questions about the project and fully understand the impacts to expect during construction.

Accessible Meeting Information

This meeting location is accessible. Sign language interpreter service, assistive listening devices, materials in alternate format such as Braille, large
print, electronic formats, or any other accommodations are available upon advance request. Please contact Drew Wells no later than January 30, 2023 at or 541-388-5526, Relay Users Dial 7-1-1. Providing at least 3 days notice prior to the event will help ensure availability.

Questions and Comments?

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Mountain View November Meeting Announcement

By Mike Whitter | November 23, 2022

Mountain View November Meeting Announcement.  See link below.

MVNA November Meeting Link

City of Bend News Release – Neff and Purcell Project Update 10/10/2022

By Mike Whitter | November 11, 2022

November 10, 2022

City of Bend is hosting an informational Open House outlining the Neff and Purcell Improvements Project

You are invited to an in-person open house to learn information about the Neff and Purcell Improvements Project. This is a high-priority project providing both north-south connectivity and improving safety and capacity in a vital area of Bend. The open house includes an overview of the project, anticipated construction schedule and traffic impacts, and an opportunity to meet members of the project team.

DATE/TIME: Thursday, November 17, 2022, 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION:   Deschutes Children’s Foundation, 2125 NE Daggett Lane

The project includes two areas of construction and incorporates infrastructure for all modes of travel. The Neff and Purcell intersection improvements addresses capacity, efficiency and safety issues at the intersection. The entire intersection will also be leveled to provide ADA compliant crossings. The Purcell Extension will construct the missing section of Purcell Boulevard between Holliday Avenue and Courtney Drive. This portion of the project will also include construction of sidewalks along both sides of Purcell Boulevard between Holliday Avenue and Full Moon Drive, where gaps currently exist. In coordination with the project improvements, the City’s Transportation and Mobility Department will be adding striping for on-street bike lanes on Purcell Boulevard from NE Butler Market Road to NE Robinson Street.

Can’t make it in person? Project information is available at

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Questions or Comments

Connect with our project team:

Project Phone Line: 458-202-7348

Project Email:

Project Website:

          Project Manager: Drew Wells, PE

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