At the 2020 Primary Election Beaverton voters adopted the new Beaverton City Charter of 2021. The Charter created a new City Council Position No. 6 and directed that the new position be filled by election at the 2020 General Election, which is on November 3, 2020.Read More New City Council Position Filing to Begin July 17
I often share about what makes Beaverton the great city that it is, and the wonderful comments I regularly hear from people who call our community home. Lately though, the more I speak with residents and witness some of their experiences, the more I realize that our community is hurting.Read More Mayor’s Message
As businesses and government buildings reopen throughout Washington County, the City of Beaverton would like to emphasize the importance of keeping the public safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.Read More City Introduces New Safety Procedures to Protect Public From COVID-19
I am writing this in the most politically charged time I have experienced. Washington County entered Phase 1 of reopening on June 1, to recover our economy, hopefully without spiking the Coronavirus.Read More Council Corner: Cate Arnold
In order to maintain the safety of the community and observe state government guidelines on large gatherings, many of Beaverton’s events will be presented in a different way this year.Read More Enjoy Beaverton Events in a Whole New Way!
Neighborhood meetings are back! Beginning in May, the city’s Neighborhood Association Committees (NACs) started hosting virtual meetings using Zoom’s webinar feature. This feature enables added security measures to prevent unintended sharing of video feeds and maintain an effective board meeting.Read More Find Out What’s Happening in Your Neighborhood From the Comfort of Your Couch!
In an effort to help the various organizations providing meals and operating food pantries, the City of Beaverton opened a food donation center in partnership with Village Church in May. The purpose of the center was to help keep up with increasing demand at a time when food supplies declined.Read More Food Donation Center Helps Meet Growing Regional Demands
Reducing your impact on climate change doesn’t have to be difficult or expensive. There are many ways to protect the planet that are easy, save you money and can be done right in your own home.Read More Take the Beaverton Climate Challenge!
Takeout food: it’s convenient and delicious, maybe it’s a special treat or your way of supporting a local business. But when you’re done enjoying your takeout food or drink, place the plastic container it came in into your garbage bin.Read More Is it Recyclable or Not? Take the Quiz!
The Beaverton City Council approved recommendations by the Social Services Funding Committee to award $272,500 in grants to 18 organizations for their work to address social service needs in Beaverton.Read More Organizations Receive Social Service Funding Grants