The Board of Commissioners Thursday proclaimed February 2017 as Black History and Black Future Month in Multnomah County.
The Black History Month event was a celebration of black achievement and also a time to reflect on continued challenges facing black people.
If you witness or hear of an instance of a domestic violence survivor being detained by ICE officers at Multnomah County courthouses, please contact the court at 503.988.4794.
Blumenauer met with Multnomah County officials to gather ideas about the state’s priorities for a new federal farm bill.
The Multnomah County Child Hunger Coalition has released an interactive map of food resources to help families facing food insecurity and hunger.
Oregon has one of the country’s highest rates of domestic and sexual violence against women.
County commissioners, state legislators, judges and hundreds of guests gathered Tuesday morning as Multnomah County broke ground on a new central courthouse.
Multnomah County will provide one-on-one counseling to help citizens understand the changes, identify important issues and compare their current coverage with 2017 Medicare plans.
County Board unanimously approved a plan that will guide how the Department of County Human Services provides comprehensive and coordinated services to older adults in Multnomah County.
The Multnomah County Health Department was named Outstanding Community Partner by Rose Community Development at its annual breakfast Sept. 22.
Elections officials anticipate voter turnout will reach historic levels for the November elections. In preparation steps have been taken to reduce lines and make the voting process easier.
Central City Concern announced today it will build 382 new housing units in three locations across Portland next year. Half the cost -- $21.5 million-- will be covered by six healthcare organizations.