National Fair Housing Month - April 2013 - Release date: 04/02/2013
Fair Housing Month in Washington County supports both regional and national efforts to celebrate the strides that have been made and recognizes the work that remains to be done.
No Cable Broadcast for 04-02-13 BOC Meeting - Release date: 04/01/2013
Broadcast announcement for Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, April 2, 2013.
Developmental Disabilities Awareness - March 2013 - Release date: 03/19/2013
The Washington County Board of Commissioners designate March 2013 as “Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month” in Washington County.
National Community Development Week - April 1-6, 2013 - Release date: 03/19/2013
The Washington County Board of Commissioners proclaims April 1-6, 2013 as National Community Development Week.
State of the County 2013 - Release date: 03/18/2013
In his third "State of the County" speech, Washington County Board Chairman Andy Duyck will outlined the challenges and opportunities facing Washington County since last year's address.
Washington County Elections Division Receives National Award - Release date: 03/06/2013
The Washington County Elections Division was recently recognized by the National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS) for their “Outstanding Efforts in Voter Accessibility.”
Area 93 web page and email updates available - Release date: 02/26/2013
Metro, Multnomah and Washington counties have partnered to provide the public with updated information about a proposal to change the Washington-Multnomah county line in this unique area.
March 5 Community Discussion set for Aloha-Reedville Study - Release date: 02/20/2013
You're invited to be a part of the conversation about making Aloha Reedville a better community. Every voice counts, so please join us!
Planning Ahead for a Zombie Apocalypse - Release date: 02/07/2013
With the walking dead poised to destroy civilization as we know it, planning for the zombie apocalypse seems worthy of our all-out efforts. On the bright side, getting ready for zombies will also have us in good shape in the event of other disasters and community-wide emergencies. Whether it be earthquakes, winter storms, or even a terrorist attack, our future survival just may hinge on how much time and effort we spend now on getting ready.
African American History Month 2013 - Release date: 02/05/2013
Washington County proclaims February 1--February 28, 2013, as African American History Month.
2013 State Legislative and Congressional Agendas for Washington County - Release date: 01/28/2013
The Board of County Commissioners recently approved Washington County’s legislative agendas for the 2013 session of the Oregon State Legislature and for the 113th session of the U.S. Congress.
Community Partnerships Assist At-risk Youth - Release date: 01/28/2013
The Washington County Juvenile Department is committed to early intervention and community partnerships to assist at-risk youth and their families.
Possibility of icy roads for Wednesday morning commute - Release date: 01/22/2013
Be prepared for icy conditions. If possible, take transit, avoid travel, or delay travel until conditions improve.
Washington County Midway through 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness - Release date: 01/16/2013
The Washington County Board of Commissioners review local efforts to end homelessness.
Flood advisory: high water on county roads - Release date: 12/20/2012
Be prepared for high water on roads, especially in western Washington County.
Be prepared for snowy road conditions - Release date: 12/18/2012
Washington County road crews have been plowing snow from roads at higher elevations.
Washington County Employee Honored for Outstanding Work in Addiction Services - Release date: 12/07/2012
Senior Program Educator Andy Cartmill was named "Educator of the Week" by K103-FM.
Human Rights Day and Week 2012 - Release date: 12/04/2012
The Washington County Board of Commissioners helps promote respect and dignity of all.
Boil Water Notice Has Been Lifted - Release date: 11/22/2012
The boil water notice for Tigard has been lifted.
North Bethany Development Process - Release date: 11/20/2012
The Washington County Board of Commissioners address key issues that explain the history of the land use planning process for North Bethany and Arbor Oaks. The development coincides with promising signs of economic recovery which will bring about a high demand for housing in Washington County in the coming years. The Commissioners filed this guest editorial piece with the Oregonian in response to two recent stories regarding North Bethany.