Oregon County Commissioners Attend WIR Conference

Nine Oregon County Commissioners attended the National Association of Counties (NACo) annual Western Interstate Region (WIR) conference May 15-17 in Spokane, Washington. At the conference, commissioners worked with their colleagues from the 15 western states [...]

Commissioners Join in Advocacy Efforts for Justice Reinvestment

May 2 marked Oregon’s third biennial United for Justice Lobby Day. County Commissioners from across the state joined partners in advocating for the Justice Reinvestment Initiative (JRI) program funding. Since 2013, JRI has been remarkably [...]

Oregon Coast Trail Funding Passes Natural Resources Subcommittee

On April 24, the Joint Ways and Means Subcommittee on Natural Resources unanimously passed the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) budget (Senate Bill 5527). Included in the budget was a $1.25 million allocation to [...]

Commissioners Working Hard to Close Oregon Coast Trail Gaps

Association of Oregon Counties (AOC) County Solutions is supporting three county commissioners, Melissa Cribbins (Coos County), Doug Hunt (Lincoln County), and Bill Baertlein (Tillamook County), in convening community based stakeholder groups in completing the Oregon [...]