2014-15 Paving Schedule - Release date: 02/17/2015
Travelers should expect daytime delays during paving work and are encouraged to use alternate routes.
Hillsboro Library Donates 675 Books to Washington County WIC - Release date: 02/13/2015
The Hillsboro Public Library recently donated 675 new books to Washington County Women, Infants and Children (WIC) for families to take home. This tops their 2014 donation to WIC by 101 books.
Washington County Requests Nominations for 13th Annual Public Health Recognition Awards - Release date: 02/11/2015
The 13th Annual Public Health Recognition Awards will be presented on April 9. Nominations for outstanding public health efforts in Washington County are being accepted through March 6.
February 26 Open House for Farmington Road Project - Release date: 02/03/2015
The public is invited to stop by any time between 5 and 7 p.m. to view the final plans and anticipated construction schedule.
Homeless Plan Advisory Committee Vacancy - 2015 - Release date: 02/03/2015
The Washington County Board of Commissioners announces a vacancy in the Homeless Plan Advisory Committee.
Review Draft 2015-16 Long Range Planning Work Program - Release date: 01/28/2015
The Department of Land Use & Transportation's Long Range Planning section has released its draft 2015-16 Work Program for public review and comment through February 26, 2015.
Washington County to host Bonny Slope West Open House on January 26 2015 - Release date: 01/20/2015
The public is invited to stop in anytime between 5 and 7:30 p.m. No formal presentations are planned.
WCCLS Enhances Online Book Review and Recommendation Service - Release date: 01/20/2015
The Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS) is pleased to announce the release of expanded review content and read-alike suggestions to help readers find what they are looking for in the WCCLS catalog.
Transition Plan Approved for Citizen Participation Program - Release date: 01/16/2015
Commissioners approved a plan this week to transfer the programmatic support for the county’s citizen involvement program away from Oregon State University’s Extension Service. OSU Extension announced last fall that it had re-evaluated its institutional strengths and role in this county program and would not continue to administer the program in the future.
Cultural Coalition of Washington County Awards for 2015 - Release date: 01/13/2015
The Cultural Coalition of Washington County (CCWC) recently awarded grants totaling $46,915 to 32 local organizations for cultural projects to be conducted between January and December 2015.
2015 Teen Summer Reading Art Contest - Release date: 01/13/2015
The Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS) is pleased to announce the 2015 Teen Summer Reading Art Contest. This year’s Teen Summer Reading theme will be: Unmask!
Applications sought for Washington County Transportation Study Advisory Committee - Release date: 01/09/2015
Applications due by January 30
Duyck, Malinowski, Terry Take Oaths for Four-Year Terms; Hutzler Sworn In as Auditor - Release date: 01/06/2015
Washington County Chairman Andy Duyck, Commissioners Greg Malinowski and Bob Terry and Auditor John Hutzler were sworn into office Tuesday as part of a ceremony to start their second four-year terms.
Comments requested on top URMD Safety Improvement candidates - Release date: 01/05/2015
The Urban Road Maintenance District Advisory Committee requests public comments on the top URMD Safety Improvement candidates being considered for fiscal year 2015-16.
January 15 open house for 170th Avenue and Merlo Road conceptual design - Release date: 12/30/2014
The public is invited to drop in between 6 and 8 p.m. to review a proposed conceptual design for future road improvements.
Boards and Commissions Vacancies - Winter 14-15 - Release date: 12/23/2014
The Washington County Board of Commissioners announces vacancies for various boards and commissions.
You Have Your New Tablet - Now What? Ask A Librarian - Release date: 12/22/2014
Before you rush out to spend that holiday cash or gift card on popular e-book titles for your new tablet or smartphone – take the lead of National Public Radio (NPR) and talk to your local librarian.
Flood watch issued for this weekend - Release date: 12/19/2014
The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch from Saturday afternoon through Monday.
Auditor's Office Returns to Full Staffing - Release date: 12/16/2014
Following a national recruitment, County Auditor John Hutzler has selected Peter Morris as the newest member of his audit staff.
High winds expected Thursday - Release date: 12/10/2014
The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for Thursday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.