A freshman at Beaverton High School has lost a battle with a rare form of thyroid cancer. Maddy Lauer was 14 years old. In October, she was crowned homecoming queen. Her mom says news it was the thrill of her life, and happened at just the right time. Her friends tied hundreds of purple ribbons; the color used to honor thyroid cancer victims, and they were handed out to students Tuesday morning.
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.