Mayor Charlie Hales’ plan to change rules on big apartments has everyone fired up.
When smoke drifted out of the halted
construction site on Southeast Division Street early March 29, the owner
of nearby Victory Bar called the cops. It wasn’t his first call about
Opponents of Oregon’s Green Energy Law are seeking a major change.
In 2007, Oregon lawmakers decided to address global
warming by moving the state aggressively away from burning coal and
natural gas to produce electricity.
They required big
utilities to gener
The Multnomah County Sheriff will stop honoring immigration holds on low-level offenders.
Multnomah County Sheriff Dan Staton plans to start
releasing undocumented immigrants brought to his jails for low-level
crimes before immigration officials can get their hands on them.
The city’s latest bar brawl with the OLCC: how late can patios stay open?
Thomas Winston Morgan marched across Southeast Yamhill
Street on a summer night in 2011 in a T-shirt, boxer shorts and
flip-flops, and demanded the birthday party stop. The laughing voices
Anti-fluoride activists have no backing from groups representing low-income Portlanders or minority groups.
In the debate over fluoridating Portland’s water, the two
sides trying to persuade voters can agree on one thing: Low-income
children aren’t getting the dental care they need and deserve. And
As the firearm debate fades, the numbers reveal patterns in Oregon’s gun deaths.
When the gunfire fell silent after Clackamas Town Center
and Sandy Hook last December, politicians raced to proclaim it was time
to do something about gun violence in America.
The news set off a
CRC officials have spent millions to overcome a bridge design that’s too low. They still don’t have it right.
When Oregon lawmakers recently agreed to
hand over $450 million for the Columbia River Crossing, they put a
condition on the money: Settle questions about how high the bridge needs