2014-08-26 06:21:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Independence, OR) -- Willamette Valley hop growers say they're having a good harvest this season. Farmers say winter flooding and hot summer temperatures have driven the bounty. Growers are also benefiting from the nationwide growth in the number of craft breweries over the past decade. The national average price for hops has doubled since 2004.
Lane closures and detours Mt. WA Dr at Shevlin Park Road North to Regency (7/11-11/30)
Road closures along Roosevelt Ave >< Silver Lake Blvd -Chamberlain St. 7a-5p (9/6-11/20)
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 – November.