They’re celebrating on the north Oregon coast. The Warrenton Sawmill is reopening today, and about a hundred jobs are coming back. It shut down over a year and a half ago. Hampton Affiliates CEO Steve Zika says the timber economy is improving, but not much. But they have a good supply of logs. Strong demand for finished lumber in China and high hopes of adding more jobs in the future.
Lane closures and detours Mt. WA Dr at Shevlin Park Road North to Regency (7/11-11/30)
Road closures along Roosevelt Ave >< Silver Lake Blvd -Chamberlain St. 7a-5p (9/6-11/20)
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 – November.