2014-05-29 06:11:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Gervais, OR) -- A school district in Marion County says it will make condoms available to students as young as sixth-graders in an attempt to slow the rate of teen pregnancy. Gervais School District Superintendent Rick Hensel says the policy will go into effect in the fall. Hensel says students will be required to discuss the issue with a trained professional, such as a nurse or counselor, before being given condoms.
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.