A bill designed to continue privacy protections for Oregon Health and Sciences researchers passes the Oregon Senate with unanimous consent. The bill extends an exemption from State Public Record Laws for the researchers whose work is often protested by animal rights activists. Portland Democrat Ginny Burdick says researchers are responsible. The bill now moves to the House for further consideration.
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.