Elections director recommends creation of a citizen advisory committee to ensure elders, those with disabilities and people with language barriers are able to exercise their voting rights.
Multnomah County News
Multnomah County buildings and facilities will be closed on Monday, Jan. 19.
Open enrollment for health insurance is happening now through Sunday, Feb. 15.
Multnomah County Chair Kafoury, Commissioner Smith and Auditor Steve March all were sworn into office on Jan. 8.
Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury led a diverse panel of county employees and services providers in a discussion on some of the core issues affecting East County on Jan. 6.
Multnomah County Commissioners have appointed a 16-member community advisory committee to assist with the county’s Comprehensive Plan update, with a first meeting on January 21.
Oregon Health Equity Alliance members warn County Commissioners of a tobacco “epidemic” in communities of color.
Open enrollment for health insurance is happening now through February 15, 2015. Sign up at the following Multnomah County events.
Public hearings have been scheduled in 2015 on an update of the Sauvie Island and Multnomah Channel Rural Area Plan.
Take action by Dec. 15 to change or keep your plan.
People of color in Multnomah County face “extremely sobering’’ disparities that lead to more illness, fewer opportunities and shorter lives, the Health Department reported.
On Dec. 9, 22 new parole and probation officers were sworn in by Judge Nan Waller marking the largest swearing-in ceremony yet for Multnomah County’s Department of Community Justice.