Oregon Health Authority released the Oregon Climate and Health Resilience Plan, which includes strategies and policy priorities that can advance public health in a changing climate.
Multnomah County seeks consultant services to understand the options available to local governments in the Tri-County region to better address air quality issues, particularly hazardous air pollutants
Between July 2015 and June 2016, the County's Community Services Division provided weatherization services to 1,152 people in 564 households to reduce energy costs.
With a focus on the community, the 2015 harvest was largely donated to SnowCap Community Charities. Currently in its 8th season, the gardens are thriving.
Students studying for their GED learn about climate change.
Students at the Lauder Learning Center learn about climate change, and the County adopts an update to the Climate Action Plan.
Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office Inverness Jail Garden grows food for charity
Did you know that nearly thirty thousand dollars has been saved a year just by introducing energy efficiency programs in two of Multnomah County's office buildings?
A story from The Department of County Human Service’s Brenda Kemple-Richards on lifestyle change through bike commuting. This is Brenda’s second year as co-captain of the Lincoln Building team
It's that time again. September is Bike Commute Challenge month, and Multnomah County is pround to be returning to the competition.
What do turtles, butterflies, gardens, pictures of nature, recycling, and job training all have in commons? They are all ways of introducing sustainability into jails and prisons.