The State of Oregon is banning a synthetic chemical that can produce a meth-like high. The are called names like “Ivory Wave” or Cloud Nine”. Gary Schnabel of the Oregon Pharmacy Board says Poison Control Centers have seen a big jump in the number of calls about the powder, which can cause extreme paranoia, hallucinations, and high blood pressure. It's been sold in head shops and online, but it's illegal as of 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.