Sept. 5: officials update the media on evacuations, shelter, air quality, and how members of the public can help.
Multnomah County News
Right now, the public can help most by waiting until we assess what is needed. Check multco.us\em for the latest.
Sept. 5: The National Weather Service Tuesday issued a statewide air quality alert through noon Friday
Sept. 5: Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury issues a declaration of emergency in response to the rapidly spreading Eagle Creek fire in the Columbia River Gorge.
Administration could discontinue deportation protection for people brought to the U.S. as children
Wildfires across the state and western region continue to cause smoky conditions that can pose a health risk to certain people in Multnomah County.
Multnomah County buildings and facilities will be closed on Monday, Sept. 4 in observance of Labor Day.
City of Portland and Multnomah County offer traffic safety tips before Labor Day Weekend, in response to recent increase in traffic fatalities.
A patient shares her experience
Multnomah County has selected CBRE to exclusively market the Wapato County Jail Facility in North Portland, along with other surplus properties
Nearly 4,900 people obtained housing in fiscal year 2017 -- hundreds more than the goals partners in A Home for Everyone set before the year began.
Department of Community Justice’s Erika Preuitt to serve as first African American President of American Probation and Parole Association