FILE - The Mount Tabor Reservoir in Portland, Ore. Undated photo. (Christopher Onstott/Portland Tribune)

Watchdogs howl at city water rate plan

They are demanding the City Council reimburse ratepayers more than $50 million on what they call illegal spending on noncritical mission pro…

A sinkhole developed in the 1700 block of NE 46th, north of Broadway, in Portland, May 9, 2013 (Courtesy: Arch.designcommunity.com)

Sinkhole opens in NE Portland

The sinkhole appeared in the 1700 block of 46th Avenue, between NE Broadway and NE Hancock, the Portland Bureau of Transportation told KOIN …