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Tuesday, March 02, 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 2, 2021  Business Oregon Announces Commercial Rent Relief Grants to Help Small Businesses Behind on Lease Payments  The Oregon Legislative Emergency Board allocated $100 million to Business Oregon for a new program to provide financial assistance to small businesses and commercial landlords impacted by the ...read more
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Friday, February 19, 2021
The Oregon Housing and Community Services has launched the Landlord Compensation Fund, more information and the application are here.  “The Landlord Compensation Fund Program provides relief to residential landlords who have been unable to collect tenant rent due to tenant financial hardships. Landlords can directly apply for these resources through an online application portal. Landlords whose ...read more
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Thursday, February 18, 2021
Please join U.S. Senator Ron Wyden for a live on-line virtual town hall on Friday February 19 at 11:00amPT, hosted and moderated by Town Hall Project. This town hall meeting is for residents of Marion County.  ·        Marion County Town Hall - 11 am, Friday, Feb. 19 link to watch·        For Marion County residents  who want to submit questions for Senator Wyden, here’s the link.  Senator Wyden ...read more
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Wednesday, February 10, 2021
NEWS RELEASEFebruary 10, 2021Media Contact:Charles Boyle, 503-931-7773   Governor Kate Brown Announces Updates to Outdoor Sports Guidance, College ExemptionResumption of outdoor contact school sports, with protocols in place, to be allowed in schools that have returned to classrooms for at least limited in-person instruction  Governor issues challenge to parents and coaches: ...read more
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Friday, February 05, 2021
OREGON SENATE REPUBLICANS PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 3, 2021 Contact: Dru Draper dru.draper@oregonlegislature.govRepealing Tax Relief Will Hurt Working Oregonians SALEM, Ore. – Today, the Senate Committee on Finance and Revenue had a public hearing on the -1 amendment to Senate Bill 137, which would repeal certain tax relief provisions from the state tax code. Because the ...read more
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Thursday, February 04, 2021
 STARTING NEXT WEEK!!!Next week, Oregonians age 80 and above can begin getting vaccinated against COVID-19. Older adults age 65 and above will become eligible to get a vaccine over the following 3 weeks. Here’s information for you to help reduce confusion and frustration as we work together to support Oregon seniors at a time when vaccines remain in critically short supply in the United States and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Covid - 19, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest