CPO 15

CPO 15 serves the communities of Blooming and Fern Hill
CPO 15

  

CPO 15 is your community engagement connection! 

Find out what is happening in your community and how you can get involved and make a difference. CPO 15 is your local Community Participation Organization (CPO) that follows local issues, projects and planning. Led by community volunteers, CPO 15 is open to involvement from all members of the communities of Blooming and Fern Hill.

 

County Community Engagement Events Calendar - contains events, opportunities to participate, meetings and hearings Participate! Sign up to get meeting notices, plus program and project updates.

  

CPO 15 holds meetings and events. Everyone is welcome.

Meet your neighbors, voice concerns, participate in lively discussions, share your ideas, and learn about opportunities to become engaged in the decision making processes that affect you and your community. Attend the next CPO 15 meeting to hear directly from planners, project leaders, elected officials and agency representatives. See upcoming meeting agendas and schedules on the CPO 15 Meetings page. Find all CPO events on the CPO Calendar.

        

Join the CPO 15 virtual meeting via Zoom!

Join the meeting:
Via Zoom or by phone at 1-253-215-8782

Meeting ID:
876 8290 1883

If you are planning to attend in-person:
Register in advance. Attendance is limited.

Learn more about Zoom

 

 

CPO 15 is holding an in-person and virtual community meeting!
Special date:
Wed., Aug. 5, 6 p.m. 

Note special location:
Washington County Public Services Building Auditorium
155 N First Ave., Hillsboro


On the agenda:

WESTSIDE ROCK QUARRY
Agency Presentations

  • Oregon Department of Geology and
    Mineral Industries (DOGAMI)
    Findings of Fact

  • Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Findings of Fact

  • Washington County Updates and Next Steps

    SEE REPORTS 
    Two inspection reports are available online. One report evaluates compliance with the DOGAMI Operating Permit, and one evaluates compliance with the DEQ 1200-A General Permit.


    FULL AGENDA

 
 

Join the meeting via Zoom

Register
If you are planning to attend this meeting in-person, attendance is limited due to COVID-19 restrictions. Registration is encouraged.


Take the survey. Which topics would you like to talk about?

ONLINE SURVEY
Help shape the topics of the discussions.

En español

COMMUNITY LISTENING SESSIONS
Six Sessions: August 17-31


Participate in a series of Community Listening Sessions with the County Board. The sessions are intended to help the Board understand community needs from a wide variety of diverse perspectives and guide future plans related to services, investment priorities and policy direction that are equitable to all residents.

See event schedule | Register


COVID-19 has limited public events

Get COVID-19 info and updates

Sign up for daily reports

Most CPO in-person events canceled

Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, most in-person CPO and CCI events have been canceled. This is a precautionary measure being taken to ensure the health and safety of our CPO members.
 


 

In-person events being replaced by virtual options


County Board Meetings | Board meetings are now live streamed through YouTube. Provide live testimony by reservation via Zoom. See schedule

Chair Harrington Town Halls | See below.

LUT Open Houses | The County's Department of Land Use & Transportation is not holding in-person community events at this time. A number of online open houses have been set up for the month of May. See calendar

Neighborhood Meetings | Developers are also not holidng in-person neighborhood meetings at this time. Some are opting to hold virtual meetings. See calendar 


CPO 4K Virtual Meeting

CPOs are going virtual

The CCI and some CPOs are holding meetings and events online. Everyone is welcome.

Upcoming virtual meetings:

  • CPO 15 | Wed., Aug. 5, 6 pm
  • CPO 6 | Thu., Aug. 6, 7 pm
  • CPO 1 | Tue., Aug. 11, 7 pm
  • CCI | Tue., Aug. 18, 7 pm
  • CPO 3 | Thu., Aug. 20, 7 pm
  • CPO 4M | Wed., Aug. 26, 7 pm

Join your County Chair in a town hall - May 11, 5:30 pm!

Watch the Virtual Town Hall with Board Chair Kathryn Harrington

Learn about the County's on-going response to COVID-19, the upcoming budget process, various measure on the May 19 election ballot, and more.

The virtual event was held on May 11.
Did you miss it? View the town hall on YouTube.

Upcoming town hall events with Chair Harrington are being planned. Details to come.

  

News, Events, Highlights 

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Stay on top of what's happening!
Get updates on the local issues in your community that matter to you, such as housing and new development, education, transportation, the environment, business and more.  

   
LUT Significant Natural Resources Final Report 2020 Ordinance Season Community Engagement Team adds Program Coordinator Marcus Ford Washington County election results COVID-19 Executive Order by Governor Brown March 23 Watch Board meetings live on YouTube and Zoom CCI subcommittees are looking for members. Apply now for boards, commissions and committees! County leaders speak out against hate.
Peggy Harris retires as CPO 15 Chair Homelessness Forum generates a lot of interest across the county. Sept 2017 meeting recap: member tells heartfelt story

  

Become a CPO volunteer! 

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Join the crowd!

If you are interested in getting involved, CPO 15 is always in need of volunteers from the communities of Blooming and Fern Hill. Everyone is welcome! Contact us!

   

CPO Leadership Fun

Neighbors working together

CPOs are made up of neighbors working with neighbors to stay informed about local issues, to share ideas and concerns, and to participate in decision making processes whenever possible, with one goal in mind: to help improve the livability of the communities they serve. And they have lots of fun doing it! If you are interested in volunteering in your community, contact us!

CPO 4K Chair Kathy Stallkamp and
CPO 7 Secretary Marty Moyer

 


 

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Get Coronavirus news, highlights and resources

From Your
CCI Chair

CCI and CPO 4K Chair Kathy Stallkamp

Kathy Stallkamp addresses the COVID-19 pandemic in a letter to all CPO members.

READ LETTER
       
The CPO Calendar provides information about all CPO meetings and events.

New CPO 15 Schedule

CPO 15 holds meetings as local issues become important, about 2-3 times a year.

Next meeting:
August 5, 6 pm

On the agenda:
- Westside Rock Quarry

Virtual/in-person
at special location:
County PBS Building
155 N First Ave.
Hillsboro

CPO 15 MEETINGS

Virtual CCI
Meeting

Aug. 18, 7 pm
The CCI is holding an online meeting. Everyone is welcome.

MEETING INFO 

County Event Cancellations

Get a complete list of canceled County events and reduced services at the link below.

MORE INFO
       
Community engagement calendar of events and opportunities to participate

Community Listening Sessions

Six Sessions
Aug. 17-31

Participate in one or more listening sessions with your County Board. Which topics would you like to discuss with them?

TAKE SURVEY
SEE EVENT SCHEDULE

What's going on in your neighborhood?

Follow projects in the CPO 15 area:

Chehalem Ridge Nature Park

Get email updates:
LUT News
Metro News

       
CPO leadership opportunities - volunteer!

Interested
in making
a difference?

Share your time and talents to better your community. CPO 15 always needs volunteers!

CPO 15 LEADERSHIP
and VOLUNTEERING

Volunteers
Needed

A number of
CCI subcommittees
are looking for
members.

MORE INFO

Resources for CPO Leaders

Program info, tips, templates, lists, trainings and more.

RESOURCES
       
Contact your CPO for more information.