Election Results for City of Tigard Charter Measure - Release date: 03/11/2014
Unofficial election-night results for the March 2014 special election.
Washington County Media Statement on the Case Involving Marlin Starr's Dog - Release date: 02/28/2014
Washington County has issued a statement on the case regarding Marlin Starr's dog.
Chairman to Deliver State of County Speech for 2014 - Release date: 02/26/2014
Andy Duyck, chair of the Board of Commissioners, plans to outline the challenges and opportunities ahead for Washington County. Westside Economic Alliance will host the speech at 7:30 a.m. on March 13 at the Tiger Woods Center, Nike World Campus.
Watch for high water on roads - Release date: 02/14/2014
Watch for high water on roads through this weekend. The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch.
February 10 Winter Storm Update - Release date: 02/10/2014
Primary roads are now pretty clear; secondary roads are spotty. Many sidewalks are still slippery. Travelers are encouraged to use caution.
Sunday Winter Storm Update - Release date: 02/09/2014
Slick conditions today. Stay home if you can, but if you must drive, we encourage the use of traction devices.
Changes to Hours of Operation - Release date: 02/07/2014
All county buildings will be open at the usual start time of 8 a.m. Monday, February 10. Given continuing inclement weather, some county programs and offices may change previously scheduled meetings and events.
Crews prepare for wintry weather - Release date: 02/05/2014
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch in anticipation of wintry weather starting Thursday afternoon through Saturday evening.
African American History Month - 2014 - Release date: 01/28/2014
The Washington County Board of Commissioners proclaims February 1 - February 28, 2014 as African American History Month.
Washington County Fair Wins Major Fair Industry Award for Exhibit - Release date: 01/16/2014
The Washington County Fair recently received the Western Fair Association’s highest honor for the interactive “Growing Grove” exhibit, which connects families to agriculture and childhood wellness. They also received five other achievement awards in various categories.
Strongest storm so far this winter expected this weekend - Release date: 01/10/2014
The National Weather Service advises that the strongest storm so far this winter will bring wind and rain this weekend. Use caution and stay alert when traveling.
Remembering a Longtime DA Colleague - Release date: 11/12/2013
Remembering Jim Carr and his service to Washington County
Special Election Results for November 2013 - Release date: 11/05/2013
Unofficial election-night results for the November 2013 special election available after 8 p.m.
Visualizing the Solution to Deferred Road Maintenance - Release date: 10/07/2013
Long term solutions are needed to address deferred road maintenance in Washington County. The Board of County Commissioners is considering a $30 annual vehicle registration fee dedicated to maintaining our road system.
Hispanic Heritage Month - 2013 - Release date: 10/01/2013
Washington County proclaims September 15 - October 15, 2013 as Hispanic Heritage Month.
Weather Advisory Update - September 28-29, 2013 - Release date: 09/27/2013
Expect heavy rain and strong winds. Weather could impact county roads.
Washington County chip seals rural roads - Release date: 07/30/2013
Bicyclists are advised to avoid roads during and immediately after chip sealing.
Oregon International Airshow Traffic Alert - Release date: 07/25/2013
Several area roads in the vicinity of the Hillsboro Airport will be closed during the Oregon International Airshow this weekend.
Enhancements to Washington County’s Emergency Management System Announced - Release date: 07/23/2013
The Office of Consolidated Emergency Management has been reorganized to form the Washington County Emergency Management Cooperative. A new intergovernmental agreement between the County, Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue, and the Cities of Beaverton, Hillsboro and Tigard, shifts some administrative responsibilities and makes provision for additional local jurisdictions to participate. The new agreement began on July 1, 2013.
Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Summer 2013 - Release date: 06/25/2013
Washington County seeks candidates for boards and commissions.