Turnout Reaches 54 percent as Voters Drop Off Ballots by 8 p.m. Deadline - Release date: 11/02/2010
Washington County elections officials have received 144,979 ballots as of 2:30 p.m. today, or about 54 percent of all registered voters in the county. Elections officials expect to receive 60,000 ballots from Washington County voters Tuesday.
Severe Weather Shelters - Release date: 11/01/2010
Severe Weather Shelter Activation
Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day - Release date: 10/05/2010
The Board of Commissioners proclaim Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day, October 10, 2010
Buzzie Finds a New Family - Release date: 10/05/2010
The video shows what happens when a lost dog is brought to the Bonnie Hays Animal Shelter, including its adoption by a loving family.
Bonnie Hays Animal Shelter Announces 9 Hole Golf Tournament Fundraiser - Release date: 09/01/2010
Enter soon for your chance to win prizes, including $50,000 for a hole-in-one. All proceeds from the golf tournament benefit the animals at the Bonnie Hays Animal shelter.
Housing Authority's 40th Anniversary - Release date: 08/03/2010
Board of Commissioners proclaim Washington County's Housing Authority's 40th anniversary - August 4, 2010.
Washington County Animal Services Featured on KATU-TV - Release date: 06/14/2010
KATU television reporter Dan Tilkin spent some time following an Animal Services Officer from Washington County Animal Services and takes a glimpse into the life of an "animal cop".
Flyer Available to Help Search for Kyron Horman - Release date: 06/08/2010
Anyone with information regarding Kyron Horman’s whereabouts is asked to call the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office tip line (503) 261-2847, or to dial 911 with emergency information. An informational flyer is also available.
Board of Commissioners Approves Public Safety and Library Levy Proposals - Release date: 05/26/2010
Voters in the November 2010 general election may be asked to continue funding for public safety and library services through two local option property tax levies that will expire in June 2011. The Washington County Board of Commissioners recently requested that ballot material for each levy be drafted for their review on June 15.
Primary Election Results Beginning at 8 p.m. May 18 - Release date: 05/18/2010
Unofficial election-night results for 2010 primary election.
Improvements Begin on Hwy 99W - Release date: 05/05/2010
Construction begins Monday night, May 10, 2010. The work will be done mostly at night between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. Monday through Saturday.
Visit us at the NW Pet & Companion Fair - Release date: 04/16/2010
The 2010 NW Pet & Companion Fair is one of the largest pet events in the Northwest.
Property Owners Urged to Ignore Scam Letter from "Property Tax Adjusters" - Release date: 03/22/2010
Property owners in Washington County should disregard a mailing from an alleged company in Grand Hills, California, asking for payment in order to "request a property tax reassessment." More information about this deceptive mailing can be found at the Oregon Department of Justice Web site.
Join Us at The Northwest Family and Kids Festival - Release date: 02/06/2010
Board Proclaims January 2010 as Stalking Awareness Month - Release date: 01/26/2010
The Board of Commissioners with the county’s victims’ services providers proclaim January 2010 as Stalking Awareness Month.
Special Election Results Beginning at 8 p.m. January 26 - Release date: 01/26/2010
Unofficial election-night results for State Ballot Measures 66 and 67.
Heavy rain may flood roads - Release date: 12/30/2009
Heavy rain may cause local flooding. Residents asked to keep storm drains clear.
County roads still slick - Release date: 12/30/2009
Neighborhood streets and roads at higher elevations are still slick and slushy following yesterday's snow storm.
H1N1 Vaccine Available to General Population - Release date: 12/11/2009
H1N1 Vaccine is now available to people generally.
Update: County E-mail System Working Again - Release date: 12/08/2009
In-bound e-mails to county addresses can be received again after faulty equipment was replaced.