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May 2018
5/21 Public invited to comment on county budget
5/21 Nightly lane closures on Carver Bridge from May 29-June 1 for repair work
5/17 Water Environment Services Advisory Committee to meet May 24 at County Development Services Building
5/17 New openings on ABC: Arts Alliance
5/16 Gladstone voters pass new library measure
5/15 Lane closures on Feyrer Park Road, Mathias Road, Molalla Avenue, Ona Way from May 21 – Aug. 4 for resurfacing
5/15 County statement on Mount Hood fatality lawsuit
5/14 County to close SE 120th Avenue from May 15 – June 1 for storm line installation
5/10 New openings on ABC: Workforce Partnership & Tourism
5/7 Lane closures on Borland Road from May 14 – June 30 for resurfacing
5/3 Tami Little sworn in as Clackamas County Assessor
5/3 Libraries in Clackamas County collect 12,000 pounds of food, remove over $12,100 in fines
April 2018
4/30 County to host workshops on Living Well with Chronic Conditions
4/30 Clackamas County closes SE Denny St. from April 30 – May 31
4/26 New openings on ABCs: Community Health, Library Budget
4/25 Safe driving media contest winner announced; Contest attracts entries from nearly 100 high school students
4/23 Clackamas County sets long-range planning projects for 2018-19
4/19 New openings on ABC: Fair Board
4/19 Public invited to learn about, comment on financial feasibility of transportation options at Canby Ferry location
4/17 Backyard Habitat Certification Program expands into more county neighborhoods
4/12 Putt for Mutts fundraiser May 17 to support Clackamas Dogs Foundation
4/12 New openings on ABC: Parks
4/10 NCPRD status change for Happy Valley residents
4/10 County to close 152nd Avenue from April 16 – May 11
4/9 Libraries’ teen art contest winner announced
4/9 Strategic Partnership between NCPRD and North Clackamas School District finalized
4/9 County works with partners to offer free Earth Day Workshop on pesticide-free gardening
4/9 Street lights to be installed on east side of McLoughlin Boulevard beginning in April
4/4 Libraries offer ‘Food for Fines’
March 2018
3/22 New openings on ABC: Milwaukie Center & Law Enforcement
3/22 County to temporarily close Mattoon Road on March 27
3/22 Clackamas County Water Environment Services Governing Board Elected Officials Forum set for March 29
3/22 Water Environment Services Advisory Committee scheduled to meet March 29 at County Development Services Building
3/21 NCPRD expresses “interest” in helping Jennings Lodge Community raise funds to purchase park land
3/15 New openings on ABC: Development Agency
3/15 Public invited to learn about, discuss county’s plans for Damascus area roads at March 20 open house
3/14 Public comment period on proposed projects for long-range planning extended to March 26 Planning Commission meeting
3/13 County to temporarily close Linwood Avenue beginning at 4:30 p.m. today
3/13 Clackamas County to temporarily close Linwood Ave on March 14
3/12 Linwood Avenue closure postponed
3/12 Proposed revisions to Clackamas County roadway standards available for public comment
3/12 County to temporarily close Linwood Ave March 12
3/8 New openings on ABC: Community Involvement, Public Safety, Lighting
3/7 County accepting grant proposals up to $30,000 for watershed improvement
3/7 Submit your entry now for Clackamas County Public Health’s photo contest
3/1 New openings on ABC: Milwaukie Center
3/1 Public invited to comment on proposed projects for long-range planning at March 12 Planning Commission meeting
February 2018
2/27 County to temporarily close Union Mills Road for construction, March 5-7
2/21 Development Forum on March 14 to feature expert on cross-laminated timber
2/20 Boards of directors approve strategic partnership between NCPRD and North Clackamas School District
2/20 Clackamas County offices are closed
2/20 All Clackamas County overnight warming centers to open tonight
2/15 Help support victims of crime
2/15 County hosts workshops on living well with a chronic condition or diabetes
2/6 County to close Forsythe Road, Feb. 7-8
2/1 Water Environment Services receives distinguished budget award
January 2018
1/31 Canby Ferry back in service Feb. 2 after repairs
1/30 Water Environment Services responds to sewage overflow into the Clackamas River
1/29 Wagner appointed to Senate District 19 vacant seat
1/29 Water Environment Services to test sirens at Tri-City Facility in Oregon City on Jan. 30
1/25 Oak Lodge Public Meeting: Library & Community Spaces: Jan. 29
1/25 Moody’s upgrades Clackamas County’s credit rating
1/24 County accepting applications for 2018 ClackCo Academy
1/23 County to fill Planning Commission seats; rural residents especially encouraged to apply
1/22 County to use additional state road funds to improve safety, condition of major roads
1/18 New openings on ABC: Community Involvement
1/17 Clackamas County to close Eldorado Road Jan. 18 because of growing cracks from slide
1/12 Carver Bridge approaches to be completed this summer; includes new traffic signal, Clear Creek Bridge repairs
1/11 Mount Hood area land swap official
1/11 New openings on ABC: Clackamas Workforce Partnership
1/10 Get involved at the Clackamas County Volunteer Connection Community Fair
1/9 State of the County set for Jan. 31
1/9 County to partially close S. Bradley Road, Jan. 15-May 15
1/9 Registration open for spring Master Recycler course in Clackamas County
1/8 Clackamas, Multnomah, Washington commissioners to select Senate District 19 replacement
1/5 North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District and North Clackamas School District are Moving Forward on Strategic Partnership with Modifications to Original Agreement
1/4 New openings on ABC: Compensation for officials, Economic development
1/3 County to host workshop on living well with chronic conditions
1/2 Canby Ferry closed for maintenance
December 2017
12/21 Libraries announce third annual teen art contest
12/21 Clackamas County seeks adult and high school volunteers to serve on Traffic Safety Commission
12/18 Clackamas County Adult Drug Court Graduation
12/14 New openings on ABC: Enhanced Law Enforcement
12/13 County seeks applicants to provide homeless system diversion, homelessness prevention and rapid-rehousing services
12/11 Clackamas County Transportation System Development Charges (TSDCs) revisions effective Jan. 1
12/7 Canby ReStore receives sustainability certification from Clackamas County
12/7 Canby Ferry winter holiday closures scheduled
12/6 Hearings officer approves conditional use application for Clackamas County Veterans Village
12/4 Temporary closure of Jennifer Street planned for Dec. 7
November 2017
11/30 New openings on ABC: Economic Development
11/29 Helfrich appointed to Oregon House District 52 vacant seat
11/22 Public comments being taken on House District 52 replacement
11/16 Hospital Facility Authority Board public meeting
11/16 New openings on ABC: Forest Advisory Board
11/16 Free microchipping, rabies vaccinations for Clackamas County-licensed dogs 4th Saturdays; next clinic is Nov. 25
11/15 High school students in Clackamas County invited to enter safe driving media contest
11/15 Clackamas County outlines several misleading claims in Happy Valley’s lawsuit against NCPRD
11/15 Clackamas, Multnomah, and Hood River county commissioners to select House District 52 replacement
11/8 Clackamas County declares emergency to provide shelter for homeless residents
11/7 County provides Lake Oswego School District with $141K in savings
11/2 New openings on ABC: Planning Commission
11/2 Water Environment Services certified as a Leader in Sustainability
October 2017
10/31 Canby Ferry to close mid-day on Nov. 6 for cable replacement
10/31 County awarded planning and housing grants from Metro
10/30 Temporary closure of Jennifer Street planned for Oct. 31 – Nov. 2
10/26 New openings on ABC: Aging, Law enforcement, Hospital authority, Mental health
10/25 County to host workshop in Milwaukie to help you prepare for flood season
10/24 Courthouse replacement project event set for Nov. 2
10/24 County to provide health services to Colton School District
10/24 County invites public comments on stormwater management report
10/19 New openings on ABC: Milwaukie Center, County parks
10/19 Madrone Wall Park to open Saturday, Oct. 21
10/19 Vulnerable populations to benefit from $250,000 grants
10/16 2017-2018 Property Tax Information
10/12 County, Gladstone agree on library settlement
10/12 New openings on ABC: Fair Board
10/12 County issues funding opportunity to provide warming centers and winter shelters
10/10 Canby Ferry will close from 9-11 a.m. on Oct. 23 for inspection and training
10/10 Water Environment Services Governing Board Elected Officials Forum set for Oct. 18
10/10 Notice of Public Test
10/9 Clackamas County on Happy Valley lawsuit: City has ‘misguided perception’ that it is owed more than authorized by state law in withdrawal from NCPRD
10/9 County to begin temporary repairs on Dickey Prairie Road on Oct. 16
10/6 County to host volunteer event for construction of sleeping pods for homeless veterans
10/5 New openings on ABC: Mental Health & Addictions
10/4 Volunteers sought to help build sleeping pods for homeless veterans
September 2017
9/28 New openings on ABC: Hospital Facility Authority
9/28 Bat in Clackamas County tests positive for rabies
9/27 Get involved at the Clackamas County Volunteer Connection Community Fair
9/27 United Way to contribute $40k toward Clackamas County community health improvement
9/25 County announces initiative providing free rain boots to kids
9/25 UPDATE: County closure of SE Eagle Creek Road for sewer installation extended to Oct. 6
9/21 New openings on ABC: Vector Control & WES
9/20 County to host workshops about preparing for winter flood season
9/20 County grants $10K to CCC for Veterans/Small Business Scholarship
9/18 Canby Ferry closed Oct. 2-6 for maintenance
9/14 New opening on ABC: Library District budget
9/13 Salinas appointed to Oregon House District 38 vacant seat
9/11 Closure of SE 13th Avenue extended to Oct. 6
9/7 New openings on ABC: NCPRD Budget
9/5 County to continue nighttime road striping Sept. 5-8
9/5 County to host forum for builders, surveyors, others involved with development
August 2017
8/31 New openings on ABCs: Property tax, housing
8/31 Update: County to close SE Eagle Creek Road Sept. 5 – Sept. 26 for sewer installation
8/31 Public comments being taken on House District 38 replacement
8/29 Fire warning level raised, stronger restrictions in county parks and forests
8/28 Notice and Opportunity to Comment Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistant Grant (JAG)
8/28 Cooling centers open in Clackamas County
8/24 New openings on ABC: NCPRD Milwaukie Center
8/23 County to stripe Stafford Road, Wilsonville Road Aug. 24-25 at night
8/23 NCPRD announces development of new ‘Hidden Falls’ park
8/23 County to close SE Eagle Creek Road Aug. 28-Sept. 18 for sewer installation
8/23 Become a ‘Living Well with Chronic Conditions’ volunteer facilitator
8/22 Highway 213 slide repair near Mulino to begin tomorrow, continue through October
8/22 Stone Creek Golf Club Recognized as a "Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary"
8/18 Cell phone users may experience service interruptions in parts of Clackamas County
8/18 Fire warning level raised, stronger restrictions in county parks and forests
8/16 Clackamas, Multnomah county commissioners to select House District 38 replacement
8/10 Clackamas County to close SE 13th Avenue from Aug. 14 to Sept. 8 for sewer line installation
8/10 Health, Housing & Human Services employees collect more than 60,000 pounds of food for Oregon Food Bank
8/3 Clackamas County Commission approves code changes for transitional shelter communities
8/3 New openings on ABCs: Budget, Community health, NCPRD budget, Solid waste
8/2 Fire warning level raised, stronger restrictions in county parks and forests
July 2017
7/31 Fire warning triggers restrictions in county parks, forests
7/31 County to stripe Sunnyside Road, Johnson Creek Boulevard at night
7/31 Cooling centers open in Clackamas County
7/27 County creates eclipse info webpage
7/26 County nationally recognized for digital innovation, collaboration
7/25 Clackamas County Commissioners to hold Aug. 2 public hearing on proposed code changes for transitional shelter communities
7/25 County awards $240,000 in grants to improve health of watersheds
7/20 New openings on ABC: Public Safety
7/17 Clackamas County Planning Commission to discuss proposed code changes related to transitional shelter communities July 24
7/13 Free Summer Meal Program and Recmobile for Kids
7/12 New openings on ABCs: Aging Services; Developmental Disabilities; Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
7/11 Clackamas County Commissioners and Sheriff’s office agree to outside review of policies, procedures
7/11 County recognized for data-driven management, reporting efforts
7/11 Clackamas County, Partners in Diversity, Marylhurst University to cohost Say Hey! event August 10
7/10 Clackamas County Planning Commission public hearing on code amendments to allow transitional shelter communities set for tonight, July 10
7/06 Clackamas County Board reaffirms commitment to combatting climate change
7/05 County to award $250K to nonprofits serving vulnerable populations
7/03 Clackamas County closure of Hagen Road for sewer installation extended to July 15
June 2017
6/29 County’s mental health crisis clinic assumes new name
6/29 Clackamas County adopts FY 2017-18 budget
6/29 Clackamas County, Metro, cities celebrate agreement on Stafford area urban reserves at June 28 signing ceremony
6/28 Clackamas County selects non-profit to provide temporary transitional shelter for veterans
6/26 Water Environment Services to close 82nd Drive pedestrian bridge for one week starting July 3
6/22 Planning Commission to hold work session June 26 to discuss proposed regulations allowing for transitional shelters
6/22 Cooling centers open in Clackamas County
6/22 New openings on ABCs: County Budget; Community Health; Library Budget; Parks Budget; Solid Waste
6/22 Clackamas County, Metro, cities to celebrate agreement on Stafford area urban reserves at June 28 signing ceremony
6/22 Morgan Road to be closed at Tonquin Road from July 7-10 to improve intersection
6/20 County to close SE Mather Rd from June 26-30 for construction
6/20 Water Environment Services to host special joint advisory committee meeting June 27
6/15 New openings on ABCs: Tourism Development Council; Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Council
6/15 Short-term private home rentals to pay county’s 6% Transient Lodging Tax
6/15 County to close Monte Cristo Road Bridge for repairs, June 26-July 21
6/12 Clackamas County at Pride NW Festival next weekend
6/8 New openings on ABC: Solid Waste Commission
6/7 North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District to transition services within Happy Valley city limits
6/6 Clackamas County sets public hearings on proposed regulation on transitional shelter communities
6/6 Public invited to view art exhibit from The Living Room at county campus
6/1 New openings on ABC: Historic Review Board
May 2017
5/31 Juvenile justice in Oregon: Turning lives around
5/31 Library summer reading programs starting up
5/30 County closing South End Road June 5-8 for temporary slide repairs
5/25 County to close Hagen Road from May 30 to July 3 for sewer installation
5/23 Clackamas County Board approves urban/rural reserves findings, intergovernmental agreement
5/22 Cooling centers open in Clackamas County
5/18 Canby Ferry returns to service May 19 after successful repairs and inspection
5/18 Hebb Park ramp/dock area closed May 22-27 for dock installation
5/18 New opening on ABC: Arts Alliance
5/17 Planning Commission to discuss proposed regulation allowing for transitional shelters at May 22 work session
5/11 New openings on ABCs: Equity, Historic review, Traffic safety
5/11 Board of County Commissioners approves reading of urban/rural reserves findings; public hearing planned for May 23
5/11 Closure of Hagen Road postponed
5/9 Trees being removed from Red Soils Campus
5/9 County to close Hagen Road May 22 – June 26 for sewer installation
5/8 Public invited to celebrate new McLoughlin Boulevard street lights at May 10 ceremony
5/4 Clackamas County Board set to act on urban reserves May 11; public input welcome at the meeting
5/4 Gladstone voters must mail recall ballots in the envelope accompanying that ballot
5/4 New openings on ABC: Committee for Community Involvement
5/3 Water Environment Services receives financial reporting awards
5/3 Streetlight installation to begin tomorrow on McLoughlin Boulevard between Gladstone and Milwaukie
April 2017
4/28 Clackamas Board set to act on plan to increase access to roadways for those with disabilities; public hearing set May 4
4/28 Policy Session on ICE in county slated for Tuesday
4/27 New opening on ABC: Extension and 4-H Budget Committee
4/27 County to close Advance Road April 29-May 19 for construction related to new middle school
4/27 Clackamas County Board takes key step toward finalizing urban and rural reserves
4/20 Report finds nearly 2,300 homeless people living in Clackamas County
4/20 County Board adopts resolution supporting state transportation funding package
4/19 Clackamas County, Happy Valley invite comments on proposals to adjust transportation fees charged to developers
4/19 Notice of Public Test
4/19 County to improve access for people with disabilities along Oak Grove Boulevard
4/17 Free microchipping, rabies vaccinations for Clackamas County-licensed dogs offered April 22
4/13 County to plant pinwheels on April 19 to raise awareness of Child Abuse Prevention Month
4/13 County small businesses affected by January storms now eligible for federal disaster loans
4/13 New openings on ABC: Audit Committee
4/12 Clackamas County closing southbound lane of South End Road effective 10 a.m., April 13; detour in place
4/12 Putt for Mutts fundraiser on May 18 supports Clackamas Dogs Foundation
4/12 Motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians to benefit from more than 30 projects planned in Clackamas Regional Center area
4/12 County to study feasibility of a new bridge over Willamette River
4/6 County monitoring slide on South End Road; Short-term repairs planned this spring
4/6 Bell Road slide repairs scheduled to begin April 10
4/3 Board of County Commissioners to hold multi-part public hearing on urban reserves this month
4/3 Libraries offer ‘Food for Fines’
March 2017
3/30 County recognizes April as Distracted Driving Awareness Month; Invites drivers to take pledge
3/30 New ABC openings: Library trustees, Community health
3/30 Colton area telephone service restored
3/30 Landline telephone service out in Colton area
3/30 Morgan Road to be closed at Tonquin Road April 7-10 to improve intersection
3/30 Public invited to comment on updated Clackamas County 5-year transportation Capital Improvement Program
3/23 Boards of Directors approve strategic partnership between North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District and North Clackamas School District
3/23 New ABC openings: Extension and 4-H Budget Committee
3/22 Schrader and Axelrod named co-chairs of Locks working group
3/16 NCPRD honored with financial reporting award
3/16 State of the County set for April 17
3/16 Public hearing on April 20 may determine future of historic landmark house
3/16 New ABC openings: Arts Alliance
3/14 Libraries’ teen art contest winner announced
3/9 New openings on ABCs: Mental health and addictions
3/8 County accepting grant proposals up to $30,000 for watershed improvement
3/7 Bell Road repair planned for April
3/2 New openings on ABCs: Emergency services, Law, Parks, Traffic
February 2017
2/28 Social worker to receive Dee Lewitz Community Commitment Award on March 2
2/28 Reminder: Swearing-in ceremony for Fischer set for March 7
2/24 County accepting applications for 2017 Citizen Academy
2/23 County to complete sidewalk connections, increase safety on SE 122nd & 132nd Avenues
2/22 Rick Lewis appointed to Oregon House District 18 vacant seat
2/22 Public invited to comment on plan to increase access for those with disabilities on Clackamas County roadways
2/21 Finalists named for Oregon House District 18 vacant seat
2/16 Slide closes Bell Road in Clackamas County between Grahams Ferry Road and Baker Road
2/16 Planning Commission applicants needed
2/14 POW/MIA flag to permanently fly over county’s Red Soils Campus
2/14 Swearing-in ceremony for Fischer set for March 7
2/13 Free microchipping, rabies vaccination for licensed dogs offered by Clackamas County at monthly clinics; next clinic set for Feb. 25
2/9 Stafford area residents invited to learn about and comment on Clackamas County / Metro reserves efforts
2/9 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Mental health, Street lighting
2/8 Clackamas and Marion county commissioners to select House District 18 replacement
2/7 Sonya Fischer appointed Clackamas County Commissioner
2/6 Open Houses: Disaster preparedness on the Clackamas River
2/2 North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District and North Clackamas School District Near Strategic Partnership To Meet Demands of Growing Population
2/2 Clackamas County awards $75,000 in HEAL grants
2/2 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Development Agency Budget, Emergency Medical Services, Forest
2/1 Low-cost women’s self-defense class offered
January 2017
1/31 3 finalists considered for vacant commissioner seat
1/31 Update: Closure of Union Mills Road for safety repairs delayed until March 30
1/31 Construction to close SE Clackamas Road from Brandeis Street to 98th Avenue, Feb. 14-16
1/26 Closure of Whiskey Hill Road over Pudding River to continue through April as bridge replacement continues
1/24 Public invited to comment on amendment to regional funding for county projects
1/19 New openings on ABCs: Fair Board
1/19 Union Mills Road closure delayed until Feb. 2
1/18 Clackamas County Board approves moving forward with Metro to settle regional urban/rural reserves
1/18 8 candidates selected for consideration of vacant commissioner seat
1/18 Free microchipping, rabies vaccination for licensed dogs offered by Clackamas County at monthly clinics
1/18 Public invited to comment on draft revisions to marijuana land use regulations at Feb. 13 Planning Commission hearing
1/18 Services Fair and Ice Cream Social set for Jan. 28
1/18 Juvenile Department selected to receive free training from Georgetown University
1/17 Housing waiting lists set to open Jan. 23
1/5 Union Mills Road in Molalla area to be closed Jan. 19 for safety repairs
December 2016
12/29 Donate a phone, fight domestic violence
12/27 Registration open for spring Master Recycler course in Clackamas County
12/27 Water Environment Services to host open houses, tours at Tri-City Wastewater Treatment Plant
12/27 Libraries in Clackamas County announce second teen art contest
12/20 New openings on ABCs: Economic development, Citizen involvement
12/15 New openings on ABCs: Forest advisory, Tourism development, Community health
12/15 Clackamas County offices to close at 4 p.m.; Tonight’s Board of Commissioners’ meeting cancelled
12/15 Clackamas County offices to open at 10 a.m. today
12/14 Clackamas County offices to close at 3:30 p.m.
12/12 Swearing-in ceremony for elected officials set for Jan. 9
12/8 Clackamas County offices to close at 12:30 p.m.
12/8 Clackamas County Commissioners’ Dec. 15 business meeting moved up to 5 p.m.
12/7 Clackamas County Commissioners Dec. 8 business meeting cancelled
12/6 Candidates sought for County Commissioner vacancy
12/1 Clackamas County Public Health hosts TEDMED 2016 event
November 2016
11/23 Metro seeking volunteers from Clackamas County to serve on transportation advisory committee
11/22 SW Terwilliger Boulevard to be closed Dec. 5, 2016 – April 30, 2017 for Portland sewer extension project
11/22 $5 discount on annual parking pass at county parks
11/22 Mt. Hood Express to add extra hours, days of service
11/17 New openings on ABCs: Traffic Safety
11/9 New Tolbert Street Bridge to open Nov. 21; Public invited to opening ceremony
11/8 Clackamas County joins 10 other counties in $50 million lawsuit regarding recording fees
11/3 Commissioners formalize partnership of county’s largest wastewater service districts
11/2 ‘Drive to Zero’ traffic safety video earns international recognition
11/2 Dahl memorial rededication set for Nov. 9; Photo exhibit on display
11/2 ‘Discover Rock Creek’ on Nov. 5 offers rare opportunity to access natural area
October 2016
10/31 Volunteer today! It could be your neighbor who needs you
10/31 Regional Wastewater Treatment Capacity Advisory Committee meets Nov. 9
10/31 East Barlow Trail Road closure to continue through Nov. 18
10/26 Public invited to comment on six projects in Clackamas County considered for regional transportation spending at a Nov. 3 local meeting
10/25 Carver Bridge approaches to be completed this fall; intersection signal planning continues
10/25 Public invited to comment on Villages at Mt. Hood Ped/Bike Plan at public hearings Nov. 14 and Dec. 7
10/20 New openings on ABCs: Vector control, Pedestrian/bikeway, Development disabilities
10/20 Six projects in Clackamas County considered for Regional Flexible Funds spending; public input accepted through Nov. 7
10/19 A new resource for farmers in Clackamas County
10/18 County relocates Dahl memorial; ceremony set for Nov. 9
10/17 2016-2017 Property Tax Information
10/13 Inclement weather prompts safety reminders
10/13 Temporary closure of Jennifer St. planned for Oct. 22
10/11 County unveils improved mapping application
10/7 Public invited to comment on Monroe Neighborhood Street Design Plan at public hearings Oct. 10 and Nov. 30
10/5 Vulnerable populations to benefit from $250,000 grants
September 2016
9/29 Hebb Park boat ramp, dock to close 10/3-10/23
9/29 New openings on ABCs: Tri-City Service Budget, Surface Water Budget, RiverHealth, Enhanced Law, Solid Waste, Audit
9/28 Clackamas County Social Services to host candidate forum
9/21 Clackamas County to host discussion with regional leaders on future of Damascus area land
9/16 Clackamas County Commissioners Town Hall set for Oct. 5 at Rock Creek Middle School
9/15 County proactively tests for lead at NCPRD parks
9/15 New openings on ABC: Aging Services
9/15 Temporary closure of SE Hudson Road on Sept. 28
9/14 HEAL Grants available to promote community health
9/9 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Fair Board
9/6 County will host two workshops Sept. 24 and Oct. 1 about preparing for winter flood season
9/1 New openings on county ABCs: Community Action Board
August 2016
8/31 Drive to Zero program inspires safety message for Oregon City High School students
8/30 Board of Commissioners to hold public discussion on I-28 on Sept. 15
8/23 Clackamas Dogs Foundation hosts ‘Hound-Me-Downs’ garage sale Sept. 17
8/22 Clackamas County Service District No. 1 refinances $83 million in revenue bonds to save $9.7 million
8/22 County parks, forests operating at Level 2 Fire Warning
8/19 Level 3 fire warning triggers stronger restrictions in Clackamas County
8/18 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: NCPRD Advisory, Milwaukie Center
8/16 Fire warning triggers restrictions in county parks, forests
8/15 Cooling centers open in Clackamas County
8/15 Health, Housing & Human Services employees collect more than 42,000 pounds of food for Oregon Food Bank
8/11 National Guard building road, parking lot at Madrone Wall site
8/11 Clackamas County Fair & Rodeo runs Aug. 16-21
8/11 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Emergency Medical Services
8/10 County to pave Lusted, Marsh roads beginning Aug. 15
8/10 Water Environment Services to help clean up High Rocks along Clackamas River
8/9 Regional Wastewater Treatment Capacity Advisory Committee meets Aug. 25
8/8 Clackamas County to close SE Bell Avenue Aug. 16-26 for paving
8/2 County to pave Canby-area roads beginning Aug. 5 into early September
July 2016
7/29 WES Director Greg Geist wins environmental leadership award
7/28 Aug. 3 board policy session postponed
7/28 Kellogg facility to get environmental upgrades
7/28 Free women’s protection classes offered
7/27 County programs recognized by NACo
7/21 Emergency Management Department now Disaster Management
7/21 Town hall on fuel tax, marijuana tax set for Aug. 3 at West Linn High School
7/21 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Property tax appeals
7/20 County Board approves marijuana sales tax vote for November ballot
7/18 300 feet of Mulino Road to be closed July 25 – Aug. 19 for streambank stabilization
7/14 New opening on Clackamas County ABC: NCPRD Advisory Board
7/13 County Board approves placing fuel tax measure on November ballot; public hearing set for July 21
7/12 Construction of safety improvements requires closure of Otty Street through November 15
7/5 Dogs lost over the holiday weekend taken in by Clackamas County Dog Services
7/5 Temporary closure of 172nd Avenue from July 8 through Aug. 1
June 2016
6/30 Upper Sandy River Basin flood risk survey open until July 15
6/30 County to award $250K to nonprofits serving vulnerable populations
6/30 County encourages safe use of parks over holiday weekend, summer season
6/30 Clackamas County adopts FY 2016-17 budget
6/28 County Board approves asking citizens to vote on gas tax on November ballot
6/23 East Barlow Trail Road to be closed July 7 – Oct. 31 for embankment reconstruction
6/23 Temporary closure of 172nd Avenue continues through June 30
6/23 County to increase safety at Wilsonville Road and Ladd Hill Road intersection with all-way stop
6/22 County hosting public open houses on long-term employment lands
6/22 Regional Wastewater Treatment Capacity Advisory Committee meets June 30
6/21 Updated flood maps for the Lower Columbia Sandy Watershed to be discussed at July 12 open house in Welches
6/16 Clackamas County recertifies May 17 election
6/16 Mulino Road to be closed July 25 – Aug. 19 for streambank stabilization
6/16 New openings on Clackamas County ABC: Parks Advisory Board
6/9 Clackamas County to close Sconce Road June 13 – July 15 for bridge re-decking
6/9 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: NCPRD Advisory Board and Budget Committee
6/6 Sandy, Milwaukie students win Clackamas County safe driving media contest
6/2 Cooling centers open in Clackamas County
6/2 County to participate in Portland Pride Festival & Parade June 18-19
6/2 Libraries to offer summer reading programs, prizes
May 2016
5/31 County Dog Services promotes tips on keeping pets cool and safe
5/31 Town hall set for June 15 at Molalla Public Library
5/31 New openings on Clackamas County ABC: Tourism Development Council
5/26 8-month closure of Whiskey Hill Road over Pudding River begins June 1; Bridge to be replaced
5/24 Public invited to June 1 open house on the Villages at Mt. Hood Pedestrian and Bikeway Implementation Plan
5/18 County to honor Community Impact Award winners May 25
5/17 Clackamas County unveils proposed FY 2016-17 budget
5/12 NCPRD Appoints New Director
5/12 Temporary closure of SE 172nd Avenue planned May 23 to June 23
5/12 Temporary closure of E. Salmon River Road planned May 16 to June 3
5/10 Tri-City Service District, Clackamas County Service District No. 1 receive financial reporting awards
5/9 Libraries in Clackamas County collect 11,500 pounds of food, remove $14,000 in fines
5/9 Regional Wastewater Treatment Capacity Advisory Committee meets May 26
5/9 Rescued dog: Photo and video opportunity at 2 p.m. on May 9
5/5 NCPRD receives financial reporting award
5/5 Notice of Public Test
5/5 Openings on Clackamas County Arts Alliance
5/4 County Clerk clarifies Damascus ballot issue
5/3 Commissioners to co-host Veterans Covenant signing on May 16
April 2016
4/28 New openings on Clackamas County ABC: Traffic Safety
4/21 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
4/14 Public invited to April 28 open house on Monroe Neighborhood Street Design Plan to improve travel safety and accessibility
4/14 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Arts Alliance, Citizen Involvement
4/12 Regional Wastewater Treatment Capacity Advisory Committee meets April 21
4/12 Report shows Clackamas County has ‘broadly positive’ economic impacts on Oregon City
4/7 Public comments sought on ways to improve mobility in the south Clackamas Regional Center area
4/7 New openings on Clackamas County ABC: Street Lighting
March 2016
3/31 Willamette Falls Locks receives $500K from Oregon Legislature
3/31 County recognizing National County Government Month in April
3/31 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: County Budget, Emergency Medical Services, Library District, NCPRD, Parks, Planning
3/30 Reminder: Town hall set for tonight in Oak Grove
3/24 Commissioners to plant 423 pinwheels on March 31 to raise awareness of Child Abuse Prevention Month
3/22 County libraries announce winner of Teen Art Contest
3/22 Regional Wastewater Treatment Capacity Advisory Committee meets March 31
3/21 County notches top-three rankings in health outcomes, health factors
3/21 Public invited to April 14 open house on the Villages at Mt. Hood Pedestrian and Bikeway Implementation Plan
3/17 Temporary closure of 172nd Avenue planned March 28-April 21
3/10 County businesses, residents affected by December storms now eligible for federal disaster loans
3/10 DUII Treatment Court graduation set for April 4
3/10 High school students have until April 15 to enter safe driving media contest
3/10 New openings on Clackamas County ABC: Aging Services, Community Action, Developmental Disabilities, Enhanced Law Enforcement
3/3 2016 Community Survey now open
3/3 New openings on Clackamas County ABC: Traffic Safety
3/2 Clackamas County town hall set for March 30 in Oak Grove
February 2016
2/25 Clackamas County Board sets May advisory vote on voter-approved funding for road maintenance
2/25 Hepatitis A vaccine clinic set for tonight in Sandy
2/24 Regional Wastewater Treatment Capacity Advisory Committee meets Feb. 29
2/24 Public invited to comment online about the Monroe Neighborhood Street Design Plan to improve travel safety and accessibility
2/22 Hepatitis A vaccines available at Legacy Medical Group’s Firwood clinic in Sandy this week
2/20 Hepatitis A vaccines available in Clackamas County region
2/20 Vacunas contra la Hepatitis A disponibles en la región del Condado de Clackamas
2/19 Health officials investigating Hepatitis A exposure at Sandy Cinema
2/19 Oficiales de Salud del Condado de Clackamas están investigando un incidente de posible contacto con Hepatitis A en el cine de la ciudad de Sandy
2/18 Public invited to comment on proposed planning work program at Feb. 22 meeting of Planning Commission
2/18 Volunteers needed to celebrate and ‘green up’ the Rock Creek Watershed on March 12
2/18 Temporary closure of SE Tolbert Street planned beginning Feb. 22
2/11 Clackamas County Board sets road funding advisory vote in May; public invited to comment Feb. 18
2/11 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Planning, Design Review, Emergency Services, Workforce Partnership
2/11 Clackamas County announces hiring of new Juvenile Department Director
2/8 Public invited to Feb. 17 open house on the Monroe Neighborhood Street Design Plan to improve travel safety and accessibility
2/4 County accepting grant proposals up to $30,000 for watershed improvement
2/1 eWIC makes it easier for families to get healthful food
January 2016
1/28 Clackamas County tracking marijuana-related land use applications, code enforcement complaints
1/28 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Oak Lodge Library, County Parks, PDX Noise
1/25 Clackamas County’s Annual State of the County set for Feb. 17
1/21 County now accepting applications for the 2016 Citizen Academy
1/14 New openings on Clackamas County ABC: Economic Development Commission
1/7 New openings on Clackamas County ABCs: Compensation Board; PDX Noise
1/6 Diseased trees on Red Soils Campus to be removed
1/5 High school students in Clackamas County invited to enter safe driving media contest
1/4 Clackamas County Libraries announce teen art contest - UPDATED