02.01.12 The Afternoon Delight

Posted on February 1, 2012


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Don Cornelius, ‘Soul Train’ Creator, Is Dead

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Social Media

Stay connected by following these Twitter feeds and Facebook pages.

Twitter: Peckham & McKenneyBart Hansen

Facebook:  Moss Adams Careers

ELGL Conversation with Gov. Chris Gregoire

Please save the date for a May 18, 2012 ELGL luncheon featuring Washington Governor Christine Gregoire.  Location TBD (likely in the downtown/PDX area).

This event is limited to ELGL members only.  We’ll have the chance to discuss current events with Governor Gregoire, including her recent marriage equality bill, intergovernmental relations with the State of Oregon, and her reflections on her eight years as governor and twelve years as attorney general.

Chris Gregoire, Washington State Governor, Discusses Gay Marriage, Chris Christie, And More

Gregoire shares ‘personal journey’ to supporting same-sex marriage

 

Participate

City of Milwaukie

Interested in seeing more murals in Downtown Milwaukie? Attend “Making a Scene: A Mural Q & A Session” to ask questions, hear about best practices, and share your thoughts on Wednesday, February 1st, 2012 from 6:00-7:30pm at Milwaukie City Hall—10722 SE Main St. Refreshments will be provided.

Cities’ boards have openings

Oregon City has important upcoming deadlines; other cities accepting applications

West Linn Historic Resources Survey

Please take this Historic Resources Survey, and tell us what’s important to you!

State of the County | City Club of Portland

Details on Chair Jeff Cogen’s State of the County address on Friday, Feb. 17

 

Spotlight

Conversation with Governor Kitzhaber · Think Out Loud

As the 2012 short legislative session begins, we sit down with Kitzhaber to ask him about his priorities for the legislature and the issues lawmakers will tackle, including the budget, health care, education and public safety.

Cities 101 | nlc.org

Cities 101 is a public resource developed by the National League of Cities (NLC) to introduce and explain municipal government in the United States.

Bikes Mean Jobs! | Bicycle Transportation Alliance Oregon

January 30, 2012 | by Rob Sadowsky | Posted in Advocacy, Featured, News

Report: Active Transportation Is a Priority for Rural Areas, Too | 1000 Friends of Oregon

There is a common misconception that only residents of big cities bike and walk, and therefore active transportation investments are not well-suited to rural areas. A new report from the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy tells a different story.

Tualatin Today Newsletter February 2012

The February 2012 issue of Tualatin Today is now available. Headlines: City Website 2.0 and you don’t want to miss LouTube 2012: State of the City.

To Colleagues: I’m Outta Here

Unspoken Job Skill: Wording a Goodbye Email That Won’t Make Co-Workers Cringe

A Tale of Two TIGERs: A week of contrasts for the popular DOT program.

It’s been an interesting week of political contrasts for U.S. DOT’s TIGER program.

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