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Commissioner Lori Stegmann announces the Multnomah County staff person who has received the Sustainability Award during Public Service Recognition Week.
Multnomah County was awarded "Most Natural Gas Savings" out of 34 large public and private organizations participating in Energy Trust of Oregon's Strategic Energy Management (SEM) program.
More than 500 health professionals and more than a dozen leading health organizations in Oregon came out Tuesday to proclaim climate change a public health emergency.
Multnomah County Sheriff's Office and the Multnomah County Office of Sustainability are looking for a Garden Manager for the Inverness Jail garden.
Multnomah County joins youth in Oregon Supreme Court arguments to protect air, water, fish, and wildlife against harm, including climate change.
In September, Multnomah County staff and community volunteers went door to door in the community to provide wildfire safety education to residents.
The Board of Commissioners on Thursday passed a resolution to oppose any new and expanded infrastructure for transporting or storing fossil fuels in Multnomah County.
Commissioners tackle earthquake risk to North Portland fuel tank hub, which pose one of the most significant hazards in the region in the event of a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake.
Hilldale Library in southwest Portland was awarded silver-level Backyard Habitat certification by a joint program through the Portland Audubon Society and the Columbia Land Trust.
A new report shows mixed progress on reducing carbon emissions in Multnomah County.
Greenhouse gas emissions from Multnomah County operations are 64% below the 2007 baseline year according to the 2019 annual Resource Conservation Report.