Connect online for a stress-free summer vacation

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Summer travel comes with ample amounts of sun, fun and stress but, with proper planning and the use of great resources, you can make your trip safer and stress-free.

FACEBOOK: Share information and learn about interesting but often lesser-known programs and projects.

FLICKR: Find photos that we’d like to share with you.

YOUTUBE: Watch Oregon DOT videos online and comment or subscribe through our YouTube channel.

TWITTER: Oregon DOT provides important news. Sign up for automated traffic Tweets for specific state highways.

TRIPCHECK: Visit www.TripCheck.com or call 511 for the latest conditions via road cameras, continuous travel updates, highway construction news, and other valuable tips to get you to and from your favorite places via air, bus, rail, or ride share. Automated traffic alerts are available for specific roads via Twitter.

Remember that only TripCheck.com and 511 are updated and monitored 24 hours a day. Travel and traffic conditions that have a major impact on motorists are displayed as alerts.

Most cameras update every five minutes. Rural cameras may take a little longer, depending on their network connection.

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