2014-02-07 10:16:00 by Metro Networks, Inc.
(Salem, OR) -- A bill awaiting action in a Senate committee would expand background checks to cover all sales of firearms in Oregon. Governor John Kitzhaber and the husband of former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords were among those testifying in favor of the bill yesterday before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Opponents of the bill were also on hand, including a representative of the National Rifle Association.
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.