01.25.12 The Morning Buzz

Get Ready for Today’s Forum with the Blazers


Job Posting: Metro Council Policy Coordinator

ELGL Forum with Clackamas County Administrators

Your Help Needed on Oregon State Budget

01.24.12 The Morning Buzz

Job Posting: City of Lake Oswego, OR

01.24.12 The Afternoon Delight

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Interested in serving on the baseball citizen task force? The application is due this Friday at 5:00 pm.

City of Tigard > Community > Neighborhood Networks

Make 2012 the year you get to know your #Tigard neighborhood! Stop by the Library Community Room on Feb. 4 between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. to check out your Neighborhood Network Program.

SW Corridor (U.S. 99W) Forum

You are invited to participate in the SW Corridor Forum in 2012, a set of three to four meetings at project milestones. First meeting is Tue Jan 31 at 6 p.m.

When work feels overwhelming, remember that you're going to die.Spotlight

Is Doing Nothing a Politically Acceptable Way to Pay For Transportation?

This week marks the Transportation Research Board’s 91st annual meeting, a time when thousands of experts and professionals from across the country descend on the nation’s capital to share their ideas, discoveries, theories, and fears with their colleagues in the transportation field.

The five best places to live in the world, and why

Bored with Blighty? Then why not up sticks and move somewhere else? Tom Dyckhoff spotlights five perfect places – from a surfer’s paradise in Hawaii to a bohemian rhapsody in Portland, Oregon

The little mistake that kills your productivity

In a distracted world, it’s hard enough to focus. So why make it harder for yourself? I’m working on clearing my morning calendar. What hours do you need to clear?

Inside the UGB

Union gives the nod to Jefferson Smith in Portland mayor’s race

Compromise plan for tweaking Washington County transportation tax gaining traction

Outside the UGB

States balk at high-speed rail costs

Marriage equality legislation earns House, Senate support – Bellevue…

WA Gov. Gregoire guest at State of the Union

Tacoma City Council OKs new contract with police union

UNIVERSITY PLACE: City wants bigger role in naming police chief

Columbian.com – Parks staff, programs will be cut

Budget debate looms in Salem

Cities tell Washington: Its time to get to work