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Leadership Change at ODVA: Thank You Director Smith, Welcome Director Blasi

Cameron Smith Moves to DCBS, Sheronne Blasi New ODVA Director On December 13, 2017 Governor Kate Brown announced the appointment of Sheronne Blasi (pronounced “Share-ON Blaze-ee”), a 14-year Navy veteran, to serve as the next [...]

January 15th, 2018|Categories: Veterans|Tags: |

President Pope Represents Oregon Counties in DC

AOC President and Polk County Commissioner Craig Pope and AOC Executive Director Mike McArthur attended the National Council of County Association Executives - Presidents and Executive Directors meeting in Washington, DC January 9th to 11th. [...]

January 13th, 2018|Categories: AOC Advocacy|Tags: , , |

Natural Resources Committee Update – January 8

New Year – New Structure With the committee restructuring within AOC, the Water Committee and Public Lands & Natural Resources committee are combined.  The new committee is the Natural Resources Policy Steering Committee.  Click here [...]

January 12th, 2018|Categories: Public Lands & Natural Resources, Water Policy|

AOC Federal Land Management Subcommittee Update – January 8

New bylaws, principles, and maybe longer meetings The Federal Land Management Subcommittee (of the Natural Resources Policy Steering Committee) is meeting as part of the AOC Day schedule (second Monday of the month) in Salem. [...]

DEQ Hosts Advisory Committee Meeting on Increased MS4 Fees

Recently, the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) convened the first meeting of an Advisory Committee looking at increasing municipal separate storm sewer system (known as "MS4") fees. The workgroup is charged with implementing direction [...]

November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Energy Environment & Land Use|