Founding Counties Project

Remembering our Founding Counties AOC in partnership with the Oregon Capitol Foundation and Oregon State Parks is proposing to place commemorative stepping stones on the capitol mall to acknowledge the existence of the three former [...]

2016-03-03T22:38:38-08:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: County News|

Veterans Report

Harney and Lake Latest Counties to Take Advantage of VA's Highly Rural Transportation Grant Program On February 9th, 2016 the Transportation and Economic Development Subcommittee of Ways and Means voted to recommend approval of a [...]

2016-02-22T23:25:02-08:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: Veterans|

Transportation Report

There are very few bills relating to transportation in this short session. However, work continues by the Oregon Transportation Forum (OTF) to develop a proposal for the 2017 session. Mary Stern is the co-chair of [...]

2016-12-21T20:11:31-08:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: Transportation|

Governance Report

What's Happening with Marijuana?    HB 4014 (the Base Bill) AOC was successful in moving HB 4014 out of committee. This bill makes changes to laws regulating production, processing, sale, use and governance of cannabis. [...]

2016-12-21T20:11:32-08:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: Governance|

NACo Transportation Steering Committee — Legislative-Regulatory Update

Legislative information from Jessica Monahan, Associate Legislative Director – Transportation with the National Association of Counties. For additional information please contact Jessica at 202.942.4217. Update on FAST Act Implementation Since the Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act passed [...]

2016-12-21T20:11:32-08:00February 19th, 2016|Categories: CRP News|Tags: , |