Deschutes County officials have okayed a 1 year contract to rent jail beds from Jefferson County. The local jails beds are full; and Deschutes County authorities don’t expect those beds to empty out anytime soon.
According to an article in the Bulletin, the Deschutes County Board of Commissioners okayed the contract Monday during their weekly meeting. The cost of the 10 beds is about $63 a day per bed.
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.