The Oregon Education Association is not the best thing for Oregon schools. That is the opinion of Steve Buckstein at the Cascade Policy Institute. He says the OEA uses its money to lobby to keep education in the state the way it is. Buckstein has set up a website on which you can find out how lawmakers are influenced by education lobbyists. The site is: www.statusquolobby.com.
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.