Cornell Road at Elam Young Parkway traffic signal outage through June 9 - Release date: 06/04/2015
The contractor continues work on restoration of the traffic signal.
May is International Internal Audit Awareness Month in Washington County - Release date: 05/28/2015
Board of Commissioners proclaims May as International Internal Audit Awareness Month in Washington County.
Portland author, Ursula K. Le Guin to Speak at Local Summer Reading Kick-off - Release date: 05/28/2015
Local author and poet, Ursula K. Le Guin, will speak at the Garden Home Recreation Center (7475 SW Oleson Road, Portland, 97223) on Saturday, June 13 at 2:30 p.m. to kick-off the Adult Summer Reading program for the Garden Home and West Slope Community Libraries.
Gravel road dust control contributes to safety - Release date: 05/28/2015
Dust control improves safety by increasing gravel road surface stability on curves and hills.
WCCLS Launches Redesigned Summer Reading Program for Adults - Release date: 05/22/2015
Once again this year at the Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS) libraries, summer reading for adults means finding great book suggestions in your inbox, sharing your reads, fun prizes for book lovers, and great events at your local library.
Beaverton School District Recognizes Beaverton City Library with the 2015 WE Celebration District Partner Award - Release date: 05/22/2015
Recently the Beaverton City Library was recognized by the Beaverton School District for their role in building student success through innovative partnership with local schools.
Summer Reading Starts June 1st – Something for Everyone! - Release date: 05/22/2015
The long days of summer are just around the corner. Librarians across Washington County have been hard at work preparing for the 2015 Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS) Summer Reading program, and it all starts on Monday, June 1st.
Farmington Road construction begins June 1 - Release date: 05/22/2015
Washington County and the City of Beaverton announce construction kick-off for Farmington Road between Murray Boulevard and Hocken Avenue.
County Budget Shows Initial Steps Toward Reinvestment - Release date: 05/21/2015
“County on relatively firm footing through challenging economic times” according to $939.6 million proposal approved by the Washington County Budget Committee.
Roadside signs generate safety issues and complaints - Release date: 05/20/2015
Illegally placed roadside signs can block driver visibility and pedestrian access, and they compete with important traffic control signs for driver attention.
May 19 open house for Walker Road and 158th Avenue projects - Release date: 05/13/2015
The public is invited to stop by Kaleo Covenant Church anytime between 5 and 7 p.m.
Safety Enhancements at Henry Hagg Lake and Scoggins Valley Park - Release date: 05/13/2015
Numerous safety enhancements have been implemented at Scoggins Valley Park through collaboration with SafeKids Washington County and other community partners. Free parking at Hagg Lake is being offered on Saturday May 23, 2015 to anyone who brings a US Coast Guard-approved personal floatation device on that day.
Washington County Agencies Practice Earthquake Damage Assessment - Release date: 05/12/2015
Agencies and organizations throughout Washington County plan to conduct a disaster exercise this week. Learn more about readying your family for emergencies by visiting various preparedness websites.
Washington County Hosts Memorial Day Ceremony - Release date: 05/11/2015
The public is invited to a Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 25, at 2 p.m., at the Washington County Fairground’s Veterans Memorial Gateway.
Melissa De Lyser appointed LUT Communications Coordinator - Release date: 05/08/2015
The appointment is effective May 11, 2015
Higher Cost of Housing Increases Homelessness - Release date: 05/07/2015
2015 Point-In-Time Homeless Census Report for Washington County, Oregon
Older Americans Month - 2015 - Release date: 05/06/2015
The Washington County Board of Commissioners proclaims May 2015 as Older Americans Month.
Commissioner District Boundary Redraw Proposals - Release date: 05/06/2015
Last November, voters approved a change to the Washington County Charter that will soon prompt changes to the boundaries of the four commissioner districts. Now County residents get to weigh-in on how those changes should occur.
May 13 Open House for Gales Creek Road bridge project - Release date: 05/05/2015
The public is invited to stop by the Gales Creek Fire Station anytime between 5 and 7 p.m. to learn more about the project.
Washington County recognizes May 2015 as Safe Routes to School Walk and Bike Challenge Month - Release date: 05/05/2015
Board of Commissioners supports efforts to encourage more students to walk and bike to school