News and Announcements
5/6/13 - 11:07 am
On May 2, Chair Jeff Cogen submitted his proposed 2013-14 budget. A series of public meetings will be held throughout May for citizen imput. We welcome testimony during these meetings to find out what the priorities are for the citizens living in Multnomah county.
4/25/13 - 1:55 pm
Remarks from April 18, 2013 Board of County Commissioners meeting regarding proposed gun safety ordinance. This was the first reading of the ordinance.
3/29/13 - 11:05 am
Multnomah County recognizes the invaluable service faith communities provide for individuals, children, and families in Multnomah County. Presenters from the county's Interfaith Initiative recently provided an overview of the county's approach to collaboration with faith communities on their shared goals of improving resident's health and well being.
2/12/13 - 5:49 pm
First Lady Cylvia Hayes declared a new war on poverty Tuesday, announcing details of a prosperity plan to tackle the state’s alarming rate of hunger.
1/10/13 - 4:08 pm
Three Multnomah County commissioners re-elected for a second term affirmed their commitment to the people of this community during a swearing in ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 10. Surrounded by their families and friends, Commissioners Deborah Kafoury, Judy Shiprack and Diane McKeel were sworn in by Nan Waller, Multnomah County Circuit Court presiding judge, in front of a packed board room.