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.
Public Health Advisory Council Recruitment - Release date: 06/24/2014
The Washington County Public Health Advisory Council seeks candidates.
Hillsboro Library Donates 574 Books to Washington County WIC - Release date: 06/24/2014
The Hillsboro Public Library recently donated 574 new books to Washington County Women, Infants and Children (WIC) for families to take home.
Eight-month closure of Oleson Road at Fanno Creek begins July 28 - Release date: 06/20/2014
The road will be closed to motorists while the bridge is replaced. A pedestrian and bicycle crossing will be maintained during the road closure. Meet the contractor at our July 8 project open house.
WCCLS Presents Author Events with Cory Doctorow July 8-10 - Release date: 06/18/2014
The Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS) is pleased to present three free public events July 8, 9 and 10th featuring internationally renowned science fiction author, activist, journalist and blogger Cory Doctorow.
County Commissioners will refer vehicle registration fee for road maintenance to county voters in November - Release date: 06/17/2014
Proposed fee is $30 per year for most vehicles; $17 per year for motorcycles/mopeds.
URMDAC recommends six safety projects - Release date: 06/13/2014
The Urban Road Maintenance District Advisory Committee recommended six safety improvement projects for funding in fiscal year 2014-2015.