Oily rags cause of another home fire in Bend. Bend fire & Rescue responded to the blaze around 2:30 Saturday morning on Cinder Butte Lane. Firefighters confined the blaze to an outside deck, with only minor intrusion into the structure. Fortunately, a passerby saw the flames and awakened the two occupants who then got out safely with their pets. Damage is estimated at over $422,000.
Jones Road, full road closure between Bennington Lane and NE Butler Market Road. May 18 – August 18, local access only.
Orion Drive closed in two locations for sewer work; at the intersection with Avery Lane and between Desert Woods Drive and King Hezekiah Way. From July 11 to Sept. 6. Detours marked.
Valhalla Sewer Relocation Project, Mt. Washington Drive at Shevlin Park Road intersection and North to Regency Street. Nighttime closures with detours marked during roundabout construction. Daytime closures for construction towards Regency Street. 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., July 11 – November.