County Commissioners declared racism a public health crisis on April 8, the latest step in a decade-long effort to address inequities and disparities in access to healthcare and other services.
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“It’s an opportunity to deepen our understanding of and connections to the joys and concerns and challenges that Arab Americans experience,” said Chair Deborah Kafoury.
Multnomah County is poised to receive $157.5 million in federal aid through the American Rescue Plan Act.
Rat-proof your bird feeder, chicken coop, compost pile. And don't overfeed those squirrels!
The Board of County Commissioners approved the 2021-25 Area Plan on Thursday, April 1, shaping the next four years of services for older adults in the area.
Annual event celebrates movement towards equity, spotlights action needed to achieve justice
Started in 2018, the project meshes the expertise of the Multnomah County Office of Sustainability, the City of Gresham and Friends of Trees, to bring a tree-planting program to Gresham
The letter marks the latest milestone in more than 18 months of work envisioning a new future for leading with race in Multnomah County.
Three members of the Inclusively Leading With Race design team reflected on their experiences at a Board of County Commissioners briefing Tuesday, March 30.
Adults in custody at the Multnomah County Detention Center will undergo testing March 31 after a person transferred to another County tested positive for COVID-19.
Multnomah County officials push for utility disconnection moratorium extension; also signal support for alternative customer outreach, differentiated utility rates and expanded advocacy opportunities.
“Violence tears apart families, neighborhoods, and communities,” said Jayapal. “It has ripple effects that can continue for generations.”