01.26.12 The Morning Buzz

Posted on January 26, 2012

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Community Development – Deschutes County, Oregon

Deschutes County seeks three new volunteer Historical Landmarks Commission members and is accepting applications until Friday, February 24. Commissioners serve four-year terms beginning in April. The group meets once a quarter, more often when necessary. For more info, please visit www.deschutes.org/CDD or call (541) 385-1708.

State Representatives to host town hall forums in Happy Valley, Portland on 2012 legislative session

State Representatives Patrick Sheehan (R-Clackamas), Greg Matthews (D-Gresham),Matt Wand (R-Troutdale) and Mike Schaufler(D-Happy Valley) will hold two town hall forums next month, where they’ll discuss with residents the 2012 legislative session.



Wasting the Wastewater

The reuse of municipal wastewater will be important to meeting future demand for freshwater in the United States, a new report from the National Academy of Sciences says.

Management Tip: Get What You Want with Indirect Persuasion

Getting people to do what you want is difficult, especially if you lack authority. When direct techniques like asking fail, try more subtle approaches

Meeting leaves Stanley fit to be tied

Camera catches interim manager mock-hanging himself during meeting

Inside the UGB

County to approve Blue Heron purchase

Change in contract rules could save West Linn money

Q & A: Stephan Lashbrook, Wilsonville’s new transit director

Wilsonville City Council President Celia Nunez will not seek re-election in November

Former Lake Oswego employee loses lawsuit against city

Lake Oswego officially suspends streetcar plans with goal of retaining Willamette Shore right-of-way for future transit use

Clackamas County commissioners to consider ending Canby-Wilsonville ferry service or raising rates 200 percent

Portland mayoral candidates tackle development topics

Outside the UGB

Oregon’s economy: State should change its behavior

Occupy costs top $130K

Eugene’s downtown exclusion law may get renewed, though perhaps not permanently as police have requested

St. Helens police consider tax levy to bolster budget

Oregonians with disabilities file class action suit against the governor, state officials



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