A resolution to ask the federal government to fund a new I-5 Bridge shows how hard it is to bridge the pros and cons of the issue. Bernie Bottomley with the Portland Business Alliance says the bridge will be an economic boon. But economist Joe Cortwright has studied the bridge and doesn't think it is affordable. A second hearing on the resolution will be held 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.