RSVP for ELGL Forum with Former Governor Barbara Roberts – Please join us on Thursday, July 12, for an ELGL brown-bag session with former Oregon Governor and current Metro Councilor Barbara Roberts.
ELGL Social Hour at OCCMA Conference – Learn more about ELGL and how our membership is redefining the future of local government in Oregon!
RSVP: ELGL Happy New (Fiscal) Year Social – Celebrate the start of FY 2013 and the recipient of the “Knope of the Year” award.
Reinventing Public Art, Thousands of LEDs at a Time – Screen-based installations are heading to cities all over the world.
Stockton Creditors Hold Few Weapons In Bankruptcy Fight – Lawyers for Stockton, California’s bondholders, who face a fight with the bankrupt city over proposed cuts, arrived in court today armed with fewer weapons than investors owed money by reorganizing companies.
California Towns Might Use Eminent Domain To Seize, Restructure Underwater Mortgages – In a sign of desperate times, some California city officials may be using some drastic measures to help the glut of struggling borrowers.
Where to grow? After five years of planning, Eugene’s debate begins in earnest.
Why Our Innovators Traffic in Trifles – An app for making vintage photos isn’t exactly a moonshot, writes Nicholas Carr. Are we too obsessed with “tools of the self”?
How to Make a Résumé That Works – Creative strategies to make a résumé stand out include using infographics and videos, which highlight job seekers’ accomplishments and communication and technical skills.
Inside the UGB
- Vancouver couldn’t, but Hillsboro brings Bears home with bonds
- Cornelius police chief meets with residents in Spanish town hall
- Portland tour showcasing discrimination, segregation warns riders to ‘Buckle up’
Outside the UGB
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