12.23.11 The Afternoon Delight

League of Oregon Cities Bulletin – 12.23.11

  • ELGL Announces January Events
  • LOC Board Adopts Liquor Principles
  • OHA Seeks Comment
  • TPR Amendments Adopted
  • New Permit for Pesticides
  • Governor’s Meeting on Timber Payments
  • Clean Water Revolving Fund Loans
  • Testimony Heard on Energy Incentive Program

Read the complete bulletin at Bulletin12-23-11-FINAL

Portland Business Alliance: Check-up on the Portland Region’s Economic Health: How do we achieve our region’s potential?

Through this report, and several more to follow, we want to get a  better understanding of the Portland-metro economy and how it  is performing relative to the U.S. metro average, to other regions and to our own potential.


Unused Vacation is Costly for Cities

Thousands of government workers for the state’s largest public employers last year cashed in unused vacation time for roughly $2,900, or about three weeks’ additional pay, records compiled by The Arizona Republic show.


In the Headlines

Wireless Internet for whole city, Port Angeles City Council decides


Group fights Measure 66 tax break for wealthy


Tales from a ride-along: Dispatch system’s new software handcuffs police


Curry to go broke by summer


Medford’s downtown revitalization: MURA approves list of 14 projects costing $11.5 million to spruce up downtown Medford


 Why urban renewal fires up the 70 percent


Thank you, Pat