News The Oregon Legislature has handed Metro extra protection against a public vote on the 600-room Hyatt hotel proposed for the Oregon Convention Center. The state House today passed a bill assuring the project and its $78 million in taxpayer subsidies are exempt from a vote.As WW first reported in March, opponents of the proposed hotel are are currently in court battling Metro, the regional government that’s backing the hotel and wants to avoid a vote.Metro introduced Senate Bill 927 to clarify t... MoreApr 27, 2015 01:10 pm by AARON MESH
Food Reviews & Stories
A list of the five spots we're excited about right now—maybe taquerias we've loved forever, maybe seafood spots with special menus this week. It's designed to answer that age-old question: Where should we go out to dinner tonight?