2014-04-15 05:21:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Portland, OR) -- Fire investigators say combustion of a pile of oily rags may be responsible for a fire that damaged two homes in Southwest Portland. Firefighters were dispatched to the 44-hundred block of Southwest Vesta Drive around 2:00 p.m. yesterday after neighbors called in reports of two houses on fire. One house was heavily damaged and the other partially damaged. No one was injured.
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.