Jefferson County residents are remembering former Sheriff Hamlin Preston “Ham” Perkins this morning. Perkins, or "Ham" as he was affectionately known was elected sheriff in 1969 and served until December of 1987. Sheriff Jim Adkins reports that Perkins died in his Madras home early this morning. He was 87. Funeral and memorial arrangements are pending.
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.