A seasonal shelter in Old Town opens today and will prioritize veterans, people ages 55 and older, and those with disabling conditions.
Multnomah County reports a record number of cases for second day running: 351.
Governor Kate Brown’s two-week pause goes into effect, today and Chair Deborah Kafoury emphasizes the urgency.
Kafoury said she made the decision in order to recognize the systemic oppression of black lives.
June 12 is supposed to be the day for reopening the last Oregon county, but Portland has not met the criteria for reopening.
Clackamas County sees a spike in cases, three weeks after reopening.