Washington Governor Chris Gregoire is ordering a 30 day special session to cut the budget. She says the “Pacman” strategy of budgeting won't cut it. Instead of taking small bites here and there, larger cutas are needed. She says state agencies should brace for up to 10% cuts. Sshe wants lawmakers to find $2-billion in savings when the session convenes after Thanksgiving.
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.