Does your road need help?
Submit a proposal
Know of a road in need of repair ot upgrade? Speak up. The Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation is accepting public proposals for small-scale road improvements through July 15.
Proposals submitted by the deadline will be considered for inclusion in the 2017-18 budget. To qualify, proposals must address safety or connectivity issues on a county road. Current local proposals include pedestrian paths and bike lanes along certain areas of Glencoe Road, a pedestrian path on Witch Hazel Road between Brookwood and River Road, and bike and pedestiran paths along Quatama Road.
To submit a proposal, call 503-846-7623 or visit www.co.washington.or.us/LUT/Divisions/Operations/Programs/mbp-form.cfm.
A complete map of proposals is also available on the countys website.
Hillsboro Relay for Life set
June 25-26 at stadium
There will be an American Cancer Society Relay for Life event June 25 and 26 at the Ron Tonkin Field, 4460 N.W. 229th Ave. in Hillsboro.
From Saturday at 2 p.m. until Sunday at 8 a.m., participants will camp at the Hillsboro Stadium, under the theme, cancer never sleeps, so we wont either.
There will be special survivor lap at 4 p.m. Saturday and a caregiver lap and dinner to follow. Participants will light 2,000 to 3,000 luminaria bags in honor of those who have died from cancer. Visit www.hillsbororelay.org for more information and to find a team.