Fed Chair, Ben Bernanke is set to speak about the economy on Wednesday. Marie Dodds at Triple A says, what he says may have an effect on gas prices. Oregon's average for a gallon of gas is $3.88 this week, two cents above the national average. Diesel is up a half a cent both nationally and here in Oregon where the average is now running at $4.29 a gallon. In Bend, you'll pay about $3.87 for a gallon of regular this week.
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.