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
National Public Works Week: Community Begins Here - Release date: 05/05/2015
"Community Begins Here" is the theme of the 2015 National Public Works Week celebration. Public Works Week calls attention to the importance of public works in community life. The public is invited to join local agencies at the Public Works Fair on May 16.
Washington County proclaims May 2015 National Building Safety Month - Release date: 05/05/2015
The Board of Commissioners acknowledges the importance of the work code officials perform by proclaiming May 2015 as National Building Safety Month in Washington County.
Transportation Development Tax will increase slightly July 1 - Release date: 05/04/2015
Increase of 0.962% will take effect July 1, 2015
Access to Library Technology helps Washington County Residents in multiple ways - Release date: 05/01/2015
82% of survey respondents believe library technology access is important for their communities
May 7 open house for Cornelius Pass Road improvement project - Release date: 04/29/2015
The public is invited to stop by Liberty High School any time between 5 and 7 p.m.