A 34-year-old man armed with a machete was shot by Portland Police. It happened in the 3400 of Southwest Dakota. A woman called 911 saying her son was suicidal and threatening suicide by cop. Sergeant Pete Simpson says they used bean bags rounds and a taser, but they had no effect; so an officer fired one round.
The man was hospitalized and is expected to survive. Police expect to release more information later today.
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.