The U. S. Supreme court will consider challenges to the Defense of Marriage Act and California's Proposition Eight. Sasha Bucher with Basic Rights Oregon says it's one more step in the right direction for gay and lesbian couples, following a bunch of other big steps. Basic Rights Oregon will champion an effort to put same-sex marriage back on the Oregon ballot in 2014 - a vote of the people required to change the constitution.
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.