Drug testing is good business. In Oregon, more than 2000 clinical trials are currently underway. Jeff Trewhit with the trade group “Pharma”says there are trials that are being sponsored by bio-pharmaceutical research companies like Eli Lily and Genentech. But the trials are acturally beign conducted for the companies by local institutions, like OHSU. Trewhit says those trials brought more than $80-million into Oregon in 2008.
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.