Getting kids away from sex traffickers is the aim of a proposed Oregon law; it sounds good. A new law would label child prostitutes “victims” rather than offenders. Representative Jessica Vega Pedersen says the victims should be put in a diversion program rather than in jail. But prosecutors want to arrest the kids first to get the information they need to chase down pimps and traffickers.
Lane closures and detours Mt. WA Dr at Shevlin Park Road North to Regency (7/11-11/30)
Road closures along Roosevelt Ave >< Silver Lake Blvd -Chamberlain St. 7a-5p (9/6-11/20)
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 – November.