Over a hundred University of Oregon students are experiencing a week of community service and learning as far away as New Orleans and the Dominican Republic. It's part of the U of O's Alternative Spring Break Program. Coordinator Morgan St. Jean says other groups are building trails in the Columbia Gorge and serving in a San Francisco soup kitchen. She says the program attracts more students every year.
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.