Democratic Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon is at the forefront of a battle to reform Medicare. Wyden's bipartisan proposal co-sponsored by Republican Representative Paul Ryan involves inviting private competition to lower costs. Seniors would choose between the traditional program or a private option. The plan is so far garnering more Republican support than from his own party.
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.