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Warm Springs Agency
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1233 Veterans Street
Warm Springs, OR 97761

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Marion County Updates Pilot Car Schedule Between Gates and Detroit, Oct. 1

Lionshead Fire Wildfire
Closures – 10/1/2020

For those traveling to and from the Detroit area please read the Marion County Sheriff and ODOT update to pilot car times and road block locations: 

“New pilot car added to OR 22E schedule starting October 1, 2020:

Starting on Thursday, October 1, the Oregon Department of Transportation is adding a new pilot car to  the schedule to allow residents to get back into the Santiam Canyon later in the day.  The new pilot car will run at 6 p.m. from Gates to Detroit/Idanha.  The new pilot car schedule is:

7:30 a.m. Detroit to Gates
9 a.m. Gates to Detroit
11 a.m. Detroit to Gates
1 p.m. Gates to Detroit
5 p.m. Detroit to Gates
6 p.m. Gates to Detroit

ODOT is also moving one of the road blocks from milepoint 50.5 to approximately 46.7 to allow for access into Mongold State Park for bathroom and other facilities starting at 7 p.m. on Thursday.  

We will also be using the state park to stage those folks wanting to get into the pilot car line. ODOT continues to use pilot cars in the Santiam Canyon to safety move residents through numerous work zones where hazard trees are being removed. “