02.10.12 The Afternoon Delight


Social Media

Stay connected by following these Twitter feeds and Facebook pages.

Twitter: City of Springfield

Facebook:  Project:UHuman Rights Campaign


Tigard Library Survey: Have you taken the Tigard Library’s annual survey yet? We would really like to hear from you.

TriMet: An open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Beaverton City Library offers the first opportunity for the public to comment on the sweeping changes TriMet proposes to make to routes, fares and services.

Benton County Oregon – Volunteers needed for Project Homeless Connect in Benton County. Signup info athttp://bit.ly/zXAqri.


Despite uncertainty, Portland keeps wind industry bet – Despite the layoffs, the company has more than 20 open jobs. Vestas A/S, the Danish wind turbine-maker that keeps its US headquarters in Portland, received an $8.1 million, 15-year interest-free loan from the city two years ago

Helen Davis Johnson on Placemaking | Economics of Place – Interesting places attract interesting people. Cities that develop an increasingly large talent pool will be successful 21st century cities.

Social media comes to Town Hall, residents freak out – There’s an interesting story developing in Portland, Oregon. Multnomah County Chair Ted Wheeler is looking for a Social Media Coordinator to communicate the local government’s activities using tools like blogs, Facebook, and Twitter.

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