Two boys, both 12-years-old, have been charged with the arson that destroyed the play structure at Bilquist Elementary School in Milwaukie. Sheriff's Sergeant James Rhodes says the public's help was key to identifying the boys. Both boys had been students at the school. The play structure was worth $40,000.
They're charged with felony arson and will be tried in juvenile court.
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.