Governor John Kitzhaber signs into law two bills aimed to improve the state's high school graduation rates and student performance. Democrat Co-Speaker of the House Arnie Roblan worked as a school administrator and teacher before serving in the Legislature. The bill signing comes just 13 hours after the final gavel dropped, closing the 2012 session; the first official annual session for the State.
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.