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Oregon Route 153 is an Oregon state highway running from OR 18 in Bellevue to OR 221 near Hopewell. OR 153 is known as the Bellevue-Hopewell Highway No. 153 (see Oregon highways and routes). It is 14.34 miles (23.08 km) long and runs east–west, entirely within Yamhill County.

Oregon Route 153 marker

Oregon Route 153
Route information
Maintained by ODOT
Length14.34 mi (23.08 km)
Existed2002–present
Major junctions
West end OR 18 in Bellevue
 
East end OR 221 near Hopewell
Highway system
OR 141OR 154

OR 153 was established in 2002 as part of Oregon's project to assign route numbers to highways that previously were not assigned, and, as of November 2016, was unsigned.

Route descriptionEdit

OR 153 begins at an intersection with OR 18 at Bellevue and heads east to Amity. At Amity, OR 153 overlaps OR 99W for 0.07 miles (0.11 km), heading south. OR 153 then continues east through Hopewell, ending at an intersection with OR 221 1.34 miles east of Hopewell, near the Maud Williamson State Recreation Site. By continuing south on OR 221 (Wallace Road) for 0.3 miles to Wheatland Road, it is possible to cross the Willamette River into Marion County via the Wheatland Ferry.

HistoryEdit

OR 153 was assigned to the Bellevue-Hopewell Highway in 2002.

Major intersectionsEdit

The entire route is in Yamhill County.

LocationmikmDestinationsNotes
Bellevue0.000.00  OR 18
Amity6.2310.03  OR 99W northNorthern end of OR 99W overlap
6.3010.14  OR 99W southSouthern end of OR 99W overlap
Near Hopewell10.5416.96  OR 154
Hopewell14.3623.11  OR 221
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

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