Daily Archive: Thursday, July 6, 2017

Sinkhole closes lane on Johns Creek road

A sinkhole has closed a turn lane on a road in Johns Creek. City officials say that crews began working on repairing damage from the sinkhole on northbound Jones Bridge Road around 3:45 p.m. on Thursday. The work that crews are doing requires the right turn lane of the road onto Old Alabama Road to

Air quality advisory issued for Lower Mainland

An air quality alert is advising Lower Mainland residents to avoid strenuous outdoor activity until temperatures cool, due to high concentrations of ground-level pollutants, that are expected to persist as the hot weather continues. Ground-level ozone is formed when nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compounds react in the sun, Metro Vancouver said in a news

KHSD begins public forums on boundary changes

FILE — The Kern High School District Board of Trustees meets June 26, 2017, in Bakersfield, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX photo) BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —  The first of three public forums will take place Thursday evening as the Kern High School District considers boundary changes and capacity issues affecting five schools. Roger Sanchez, director of research and