In an effort to ease the upward pressure on utility rates, the Bonneville Power Administration says it'll keep transmission rates flat for the next two years. BPA's Doug Johnson says they're doing what they can to help in a down economy. But higher rates could come in a couple of years, because of the costs of major new projects, and integrating wind power into the grid.
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.