Here is your update on what has happened with the City of Beaverton this week, and a preview of what to look for in the next week to come.
Metro and TriMet representatives presented next steps for the Helping Obtain Prosperity for Everyone (HOPE) grant study, with nearly $1 million to assess plans and equitable development strategies for transportation improvements along TV Hwy. https://bvtn.info/3DwmkrX
Staff presented highlights of the Community Vision snapshot survey including topics on safety, transportation, climate change, and housing, as well as a revised timeline for outreach and updated report in expected summer 2022. View presentation https://bvtn.info/3y4hsJq
Council participated in a work session on Cooper Mountain Plan alternatives with scenarios for housing, roadways, natural areas, parks, connections, and commercial areas for the new Beaverton neighborhood. View the options and discussion https://bvtn.info/3lPAe26
Council heard and formally acknowledged public safety recommendations from Human Rights Advisory Committee focused on: police policy, transparency, employment, and the School Resource Officer (SRO) program. Hear key highlights and next steps https://bvtn.info/3DDejkI
A discussion on City Charter review, approaches and timelines occurred. View at https://bvtn.info/3y7C0kc
Ordinances planned for public hearing at the Dec. 14 City Council meeting were announced. https://bvtn.info/3dADhXq
View a recording of the entire meeting and agendas for future meetings at: www.BeavertonOregon.gov/council.
A Council Retreat is on Saturday, December 11.
Coming up in their next meeting (Tuesday, December 14):
Mayor Beaty and the City Council will meet to discuss city priorities.
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Winter Lights – December 4 – January 6 | 4 p.m. to 8 a.m.
Brighten your winter days with evening lights! Enjoy Candy Cane Lane and The Grove at Beaverton City Park and a festive display at The Round.
SnowFest – December 17, 18, 19
A weekend of free interactive Zoom programming to celebrate winter with storytelling, music, performances, and crafts!
Current Job Openings
Assistant City Attorney
Bilingual Reference Assistant
Engineering Services Manager
Plans Examiner 2
Public Works Technician
Recycling Outreach Specialist
Site Development Plans Reviewer (Engineer Associate)
Find out about all of this and more at https://www.BeavertonOregon.gov/