I wanted to make sure you were informed that the Foster Shelter Project Design and Construction Plan (known as the FAC-1) will be brought for discussion and approval by the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners on Thursday, June 14, at approximately 11:25 am. The Multnomah County Facilities and Property Management team will present information on the building selection, design plan, and construction costs. Board approval is a normal, required step for County projects at significant milestones, in this case the milestone of finalizing the design stage and moving into bid and construction work. More information can be found at the Multnomah County Board meeting page.
The City of Portland invites you to the following public meeting about the annual budget. The purpose of this meeting is for the Mayor and City Council to receive testimony from Portland residents regarding the citywide budget for the upcoming fiscal year.
Budget Committee Public Hearing
Thursday, May 10, 2018
6:00pm – 8:30pm
City Hall, Council Chambers
1221 SW 4th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97204
Testimony tickets will be available an hour and a half prior to start time. They will be drawn at random throughout the course of the event. Each speaker will have two minutes to address the council.
Please see these links for details about the budget process and for other ways to make your voice heard:
The Portland Water Bureau is working on new treatment processes for the Bull Run drinking water source to meet state and federal regulations for water quality.
Future projects include:
- CORROSION CONTROL: Reducing the corrosiveness of Bull Run drinking water to minimize lead in home plumbing from entering drinking water:https://www.portlandoregon.gov/water/76465.
- BULL RUN FILTRATION: Installation of a filtration plant to remove potential contaminants such as Cryptosporidium: https://www.portlandoregon.gov/water/76429.
The Water Bureau wants to hear from you to help guide initial decisions that will be made on some of the key aspects of the future filtration plant
Take the 5-Minute Filtration Survey
Take this 5-minute survey to tell the Water Bureau what matters to you most about the quality of your drinking water and the filtration plant.
TAKE THE SURVEY >>> http://bit.ly/FiltrationSurveyNA