Over the past year, the county has provided vital public services, promoted job growth and new economic opportunities, and is working with the community to meet our road maintenance challenges head on. In his State of the County speech, Chair Ludlow shares the county's accomplishments and priorities for the upcoming year.
Chair Ludlow made a visit to the Green Corps Fresh Start booth this summer to support Green Corps Fresh Start youth and participate in a county wellness event.
Chair Ludlow visiting Washington DC to lobby on behalf of Clackamas County's federal legislative agenda. March 2014.
Chair Ludlow hosts informal chat in Wilsonville
Chair Ludlow with the owner of Seriously Cupcakes in Wilsonville: Mary Anne Miller.
County Commission Chair John Ludlow talked with citizens over coffee at Seriously Cupcakes in Wilsonville on Dec. 7. The informal gathering was in invitation to share thoughts and ideas with the Chair on county issues.
Nov. 20, 2013
Chair John Ludlow graduates from County College at the Association of Oregon Counties 2013 annual conference. County College is a year-long leadership training program for newly-elected county commissioners.
2013 County Fair August 13, 2013
Chair Ludlow giving out candy to parade-goers.
Chair Ludlow prepares to hand out candy to kids during the Kiddie Capers Parade before opening day of the 3013 Clackamas County Fair and Rodeo.
Chair Ludlow thanks everyone who worked to make the Clackamas County Fair and Rodeo a success.
Banners along McLoughlin Boulevard
Commission Chair John Ludlow welcomes people to the banner unveiling ceremony, while MAP-IT Chair Ed Gronke and MAP-IT Vice-Chair Jennifer Harding look on.
County Commissioners recognized long-time county volunteer Neil Mast at the Business Meeting May 9. Mr. Mast is retiring as the announcer for Rex Putnam sporting events - after 41 seasons! He announced Putnam Football, boys and girls basketball, track and field meets and more. He was given an award of appreciation from Commissioners, pictured here with county staff who are Rex Putnam alum: County Treasurer Shari Anderson, County Clerk Sherry Hall, Judge Karen Brisbin, Chair Ludlow (Rex Putnam alum), Neil Mast, neighbor Les Poole, Commissioner Savas, Commissioner Smith and Public and Government Affairs Director Gary Schmidt.
Mr. Mast and Chair Ludlow
Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2013
Chair John Ludlow (adult in center) answered questions – and made balloon animals - for county employee children who came to tour the commissioners' hearing room on April 25.
Feb. 7 CPO Leaders meeting
Chair John Ludlow and John Freeman from Ladd Hill Community Planning Organization.
2013 State Legislative Dinner
The county hosted a state legislative dinner on Jan. 31 at the Museum of the Oregon Territory. State legislators attended along with county elected officials, department directors and Clackamas County Commissioners to learn more about county legislative priorities for 2013.
Chair John Ludlow talks to guests about Clackamas County legislative priorities for the coming year.
Chair Ludlow and his wife Maureen talk with Rep. Mark Johnson.
Newly-elected Chair John Ludlow during the Jan. 7, 2013 swearing-in ceremony for elected officials.