Total Solar Eclipse

AOC is working with the Office of Emergency Management and many other agencies and organizations to ensure Oregonians and visitors enjoy their Total Solar Eclipse experience on August 21, 2017. Curious about how Oregon counties [...]

ODOT #Eclipse2017 Update

With as many as one million people expected to be in the #Eclipse2017 path of totality in Oregon August 21, ODOT expects highways across the state to be crowded. Many people will be from out of state [...]

2017-07-14T13:42:59+00:00 July 14th, 2017|Categories: OACES Newsletter|

Transportation Update – July 3

House Bill (HB) 2017-10 moved out of the Joint Committee on Transportation & Modernization (JCTPM) on Saturday, July 1.  Here are changes relating to counties: The program duration is seven years.  The Maintenance & Preservation [...]

2017-07-03T13:50:47+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Transportation|

Grand Jury Recordation

For the past three sessions, with a history dating back to the 1980s, the Legislature has debated whether or not to record grand jury proceedings. This session, it appears the Legislature will come to a [...]

2017-07-03T13:34:22+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Public Safety|

Housing Update – July 1

  House Bill (HB) 2002 expands the definition of publicly supported housing, for the purpose of determining which housing requires notice to local governments and Oregon Housing and Community Services (OHCS) prior to sale. This [...]

2017-07-03T14:42:00+00:00 July 1st, 2017|Categories: Housing|