The Multnomah County board room was standing room only as community members, dignitaries and law enforcement -- donned in full uniform -- celebrated the swearing-in of Multnomah County Sheriff Mike Reese.
The Health Department’s efforts to stop a disease from spreading in Portland last winter is featured in one of the nation’s foremost health journals.
Candidates have until Aug. 30 to file for the office.
The Board of Commissioners Thursday voted to provide property tax exemptions to surviving spouses of public safety officers.
Earthquakes can happen without warning; but it doesn't take much to be prepared.
Later this month, the Joint Office of Homeless Services will open a new 24-hour shelter at the location of former Sheriff’s Office.
Information about cooling centers and other resources during the hot weather.
Read the latest developments on lead tests for your family and home.
24/7 crisis counseling by phone, with translation services for non-English speakers.
Learn about the community-wide effort to house homeless Multnomah County citizens.
The board considers items to be voted on at their regular meetings on Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. Briefings are held on Tuesdays at 10 a.m.
A place for county employees and residents to report suspected fraud, abuse of position, and misuse of county resources.
Read the latest news on county's capital projects including: the Central Courthouse, the Sellwood Bridge, the Health Department Headquarters and the Sheriff's Office Relocation Project.
Bring your skills to Multnomah County and help us lead the way in public service. Learn about our challenging career opportunities and the benefits of working with us.
View the latest edition of MultCo, the magazine of Multnomah County.
Deborah KafouryCounty Chair
Jules BaileyCommissioner, District 1
Loretta SmithCommissioner, District 2
Judy ShiprackCommissioner, District 3
Diane McKeelCommissioner, District 4
Information about the population, geography, cities, employees and functions of Multnomah County.