Alpine Avenue Improvement Project


Construction along Alpine Avenue from NE 7th Avenue to NE 11th Avenue begins March 2017. Alpine Avenue is a central spine and primary pedestrian route through the Northeast Gateway District. The planned improvements will create a low traffic, pedestrian-friendly connection between downtown and destinations within the district.

WHEN: March 2017 – April 2018
WHERE: Alpine Avenue from NE 7th to NE 11th Avenues

  • Alpine Avenue will be open for local access but closed to through traffic
  • Pedestrian and bicycle access will be maintained throughout the project
  • Intermittent full street closures
  • Temporary detours
  • Noise and traffic congestion


The Alpine Avenue Improvement Project is one of the five Capital Improvement Projects identified within the Transportation Bond passed by McMinnville voters in 2014. This project will improve a portion of NE Alpine Avenue in the City’s Northeast Gateway District. Improvements include street surfacing, pedestrian facilities, bike lanes, utility upgrades and attractive landscaping to encourage economic vitality and community vibrancy.