Community Partnerships Assist At-risk Youth - Release date: 01/28/2013
The Washington County Juvenile Department is committed to early intervention and community partnerships to assist at-risk youth and their families.
Possibility of icy roads for Wednesday morning commute - Release date: 01/22/2013
Be prepared for icy conditions. If possible, take transit, avoid travel, or delay travel until conditions improve.
Washington County Midway through 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness - Release date: 01/16/2013
The Washington County Board of Commissioners review local efforts to end homelessness.
Urban Roads Committee Recommends Six Projects - Release date: 01/15/2013
The Urban Road Maintenance District Advisory Committee recommends six safety improvement projects for construction in 2013-2014.
Flood advisory: high water on county roads - Release date: 12/20/2012
Be prepared for high water on roads, especially in western Washington County.
Be prepared for snowy road conditions - Release date: 12/18/2012
Washington County road crews have been plowing snow from roads at higher elevations.
Washington County Employee Honored for Outstanding Work in Addiction Services - Release date: 12/07/2012
Senior Program Educator Andy Cartmill was named "Educator of the Week" by K103-FM.
Human Rights Day and Week 2012 - Release date: 12/04/2012
The Washington County Board of Commissioners helps promote respect and dignity of all.
Boil Water Notice Has Been Lifted - Release date: 11/22/2012
The boil water notice for Tigard has been lifted.
North Bethany Development Process - Release date: 11/20/2012
The Washington County Board of Commissioners address key issues that explain the history of the land use planning process for North Bethany and Arbor Oaks. The development coincides with promising signs of economic recovery which will bring about a high demand for housing in Washington County in the coming years. The Commissioners filed this guest editorial piece with the Oregonian in response to two recent stories regarding North Bethany.
General Election Results for the November General Election - Release date: 11/06/2012
Unofficial election-night results for 2012 general election.
Animal Shelter Appreciation Week, November 4 - 10, 2012 - Release date: 11/06/2012
Animal shelters, including the Bonnie L. Hays Small Animal Shelter, are important to the quality of life of our community and communities around the nation.
Gingerbread Dog House Contest 2012 - Release date: 10/31/2012
Build your dream gingerbread house, and help support the pets at the Bonnie L. Hays Small Animal Shelter.
A Message from Sheriff Garrett - Release date: 10/30/2012
Sheriff Pat Garrett has recorded a special message for residents of the Enhanced Sheriff’s Patrol District. It relates to Measure 34-198 which would continue an enhanced level of police emergency response within the urban communities outside of cities.
Washington County’s Energy and Emergency Preparedness Fair Slated for October 25 - Release date: 10/23/2012
The Annual Washington County Facilities & Parks Services Energy Fair is expanding this year to include an additional focus on Emergency Preparedness. On Thursday, October 25, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., attendees will learn ways to conserve energy and be prepared for emergencies, both at home and at work.
Approximately 2,000 Washington County Taxpayers will receive duplicate tax bills. - Release date: 10/18/2012
Approximately 2,000 Washington County Taxpayers will receive duplicate tax bills due to a printing error.
The Great Oregon ShakeOut - October 18, 2012 - Release date: 10/16/2012
Washington County has chosen to participate in The Great Oregon ShakeOut on October 18, 2012.
Automated Calls to Voters Not Generated by Washington County - Release date: 10/06/2012
A pre-recorded message often incorrectly claims that voter registration status is “inactive.”
2012 Hispanic Heritage Month - Release date: 09/25/2012
Washington County proclaims September 15 - October 15, 2012, as Hispanic Heritage Month to recognize the contributions Hispanic/Latino members have made in Washington County.
November 6 Election Includes Measure to Continue Funding for ESPD - Release date: 09/19/2012
The Washington County Board of Commissioners has asked voters in the Enhanced Sheriff's Patrol District to consider replacing local option levy funding this November. This measure would maintain current service levels within the Patrol District by replacing a levy expiring June 2013.