Proposal released for $1.4 billion county budget - Release date: 05/03/2021
Proposed budget supports continued response to the COVID-19 pandemic and makes strategic investments in equity, housing affordability and economic development.
May is Building Safety Month - Release date: 04/30/2021
May is National Building Safety Month, which recognizes and supports all those who work in the building industry, including Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT) Building Services staff.
Transportation Development Tax to increase July 1, 2021 - Release date: 04/29/2021
Washington County Transportation Development Tax (TDT) rates will increase by 3.824%, effective July 1.
New online system provides easier access to Board of County Commissioners information - Release date: 04/26/2021
The Washington County Board of Commissioners will begin using a new online agenda management system, beginning with their regular business meeting on April 27.
Construction kickoff for 170th Avenue and Farmington Road Intersection Project through May 16 - Release date: 04/23/2021
Comment on the 170th Avenue and Farmington Road Intersection Safety Improvements Project at an online construction kickoff through May 16.
Weight limit in place for 205th Avenue bridge - Release date: 04/20/2021
A 19-ton weight limit on the 205th Avenue bridge over Beaverton Creek was approved by the Washington County Board of Commissioners during its regular meeting today (April 20).
Carr named Washington County Counsel - Release date: 04/20/2021
Colorado attorney to oversee legal office representing county government.
Keep signs out of right-of-way - Release date: 04/19/2021
Signs in the public right-of-way, including political signs, can block traffic signs, streetlights, impair travelers' line of sight and visibility and pedestrian access.
County to Purchase Econo Lodge - Release date: 04/16/2021
Washington County, with funding from the Oregon Legislature, is seeking to purchase the Econo Lodge on SE 10th Avenue in Hillsboro to establish a short-term respite shelter for COVID-19.
Washington County residents can receive $250 for their old wood stove - Release date: 04/14/2021
Washington County is offering a $250 incentive to residents who turn in their old, uncertified wood stoves or wood stove inserts or those certified between 1986-1992.
Comment on the Long Range Planning Draft Work Program - Release date: 04/06/2021
Comment on the Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation FY 2021-22 Long Range Planning Draft Work Program through 5 p.m. May 7.
Comment on two Pongratz Road projects through April 18 - Release date: 04/02/2021
Comment on two Pongratz Road projects through April 18.
Washington County hosts virtual events in recognition of Public Health Week - Release date: 03/30/2021
National Public Health Week is April 5-11, 2021. During the most challenging public health crisis of our lifetime, it’s more important than ever to recognize the great work of public health and our many partners who come together to protect our community.
Comment on Martin Road Project through April 11 - Release date: 03/25/2021
Comment on the Martin Road Project at an online open house through April 11.
Comment on Century Boulevard Extension Project - Release date: 03/19/2021
Comment on the Century Boulevard Extension Project through an online open house through April 4.
State of the County 2021 - Release date: 03/16/2021
On Monday, April 19, Chair Harrington will reflect on the challenges of 2020, her priorities for the future and discuss the work the County does in service to the community. District Commissioners will also share their priorities.
Estado del Condado 2021 - Release date: 03/16/2021
El lunes 19 de abril, la Presidenta Harrington reflexionará sobre los desafíos de 2020, sus prioridades para el futuro y discutirá el trabajo que el Condado realiza al servicio de la comunidad. Los Comisionados de Distrito también compartirán sus prioridades.
Metro 300 Initiative - Release date: 03/12/2021
The Metro 300 Initiative is providing critical housing for vulnerable older adults and people with disabilities.
Public review process launched for Supportive Housing Services Local Implementation Plan - Release date: 03/10/2021
The draft Local Implementation Plan for Washington County’s Supportive Housing Services initiative is ready for public review and comment through March 24, 2021.
Submit comments on the Draft 2021-22 Road Maintenance Program - Release date: 03/09/2021
Comment on the Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation (LUT) Draft 2020-21 Road Maintenance Program.