On Air Now

Troy Reinhart
Troy Reinhart
10:00am - 12:00pm

Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Listen to Heather Roberts, Troy Reinhart and daCount weekdays on the KBND Morning News!
Regional News

Construction is underway on a new, $295-million building that will expand lab and classroom space for OHSU, Oregon State and Portland State Universities. The collaborative Life Sciences building is going up just north of OHSU's Center for Health and Healing at south Waterfront and south of the Ross Island Bridge.


OHSU Provost Jennie Mladenovic says two floors will be devoted to simulation labs.


Portland State students are scheduled to begin using the space in winter, 2014.


The project first took shape in 2008 after the Schnitzer family donated the land and OHSU received an anonymous $40-million donation.


Street car and light rail lines will run right by the building; Tri-Met putting $10-million toward the project. 


Traffic & Weather




  • 27th Street Bear Creek Road and Forum Dr. down to a single lane 6a – 10p Signal light at 27th and Forum will be disabled and only right turns off 27th will be allowed.


  • Road closures along Roosevelt Ave >< Silver Lake Blvd -Chamberlain St. 7a-5p (9/6-11/20)


  • Lane closures and detours Mt. WA Dr at Shevlin Park Road North to Regency (7/11-11/30)
LinkedUpRadio Envisionwise Web Services