Comments requested on top Minor Betterment candidates - Release date: 08/22/2014
The Minor Betterment Review and Selection Committee requests public comments on the top Minor Betterment candidates being considered for fiscal year 2015-16.
Six-Week Series Helps Caregivers Care for Themselves - Release date: 08/21/2014
This educational series is designed to help unpaid family caregivers take care of themselves while they are caring for a relative or friend with a chronic illness.
Proposed 2014 Intel SIP Agreement - Release date: 08/11/2014
Strategic Investment Program (SIP) proposal would keep thousands of high-wage jobs in Oregon while requiring fees equal to full property taxes on land and buildings.
Chip seals planned for rural roads - Release date: 08/08/2014
Chip seals are complete. Pavement markings will be restored soon.
Paving Begins Next Week - Release date: 08/07/2014
Travelers should expect daytime delays during paving work and are encouraged to use alternate routes.
Volunteer Orientation for Those Interested in Helping Seniors - Release date: 08/06/2014
A volunteer information and orientation session will take place on Tuesday, August 19, for those interested in helping seniors in our community.
Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Summer 2014 - Release date: 08/05/2014
Washington County announces vacancies for boards and commissions.
Registration Open for Free Family Caregiver Training Series - Release date: 08/05/2014
The five-week training starts September 2 and is designed for family members and other unpaid caregivers who provide care in the home.
Wanted Sex Offender Robert Edward Foster - Release date: 07/31/2014
In the interest of community safety, the Washington County Community Corrections Department is requesting public assistance in locating the whereabouts of a fugitive sex offender, Robert Edward Foster.
Adult Cat Adoption Fees Reduced to $10 at the Bonnie Hays Shelter - Release date: 07/31/2014
Every cat over a year old at the Bonnie Hays Small Animal Shelter has had its adoption fee reduced to $10 through August 30.
Scholls Ferry at Tile Flat Road paving July 28 through August 1 - Expect delays - Release date: 07/25/2014
Travelers should expect long delays or are encouraged to use alternate routes.
UPDATE: 92nd Avenue final paving July 25 -- Expect delays - Release date: 07/23/2014
Travelers are encouraged to use alternate routes or to expect potentially long delays.
Washington County and the City of Beaverton Receive the 2014 John A. Sasso National Community Development Week Award - Release date: 07/22/2014
Washington County’s Office of Community Development, in partnership with the City of Beaverton, has been awarded the National Community Development Association’s 2014 John A. Sasso Award for outstanding community efforts in recognizing the federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and the HOME Investment Partnerships programs.
Statement Regarding County Survey employee injured July 17 - Release date: 07/18/2014
Statement from Department of Land Use & Transportation on injured survey employee
Hillsboro and Washington County Propose Additional Gain Share Funds for Washington County School Districts - Release date: 07/18/2014
City of Hillsboro and Washington County propose sharing $8 million with Washington County school districts, $3 million more than previously announced from the Gain Share program.
Enrollment Open for Master Recycling Class - Release date: 07/14/2014
Applications are being accepted now through August 14 for the Master Recycling series.
Soaring Temperatures Can Be Deadly for Pets - Release date: 07/10/2014
Weather forecasters are predicting that temperatures may soon soar into the 100s. Pet owners are urged to take precautions to ensure their pets' health and safety.
Micro-Surface Paving Begins July 14 - Release date: 07/10/2014
Travelers should expect delays or use alternate routes during this maintenance work.
Animal Shelter Offers Advice for Dealing With Lost and Found Pets this Weekend - Release date: 07/03/2014
The Fourth of July holiday is the number one time of year for pets to go missing. Here's what to do if you lose or find a pet.
Road Maintenance Program for 2014-2015 approved by Board - Release date: 06/27/2014
The Washington County Board of Commissioners approved the 2014-2015 Road Maintenance Program. The program includes paving or sealing over 70 miles of road.