The U.S. House passed a one year extension of County Timber payments as part of the Transportation Bill.
U.S. Congressman Greg Walden of Oregon called the action "a lifeline to rural communities to keep essential services like law enforcement and schools up and running." Walden says he will continue to work on a long-term solution to create jobs in the woods, to make Oregon’s federally forested communities more self-reliant.
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.