Oregon lawmakers approve ambitious carbon-reduction goals for state energy grid House Bill 2021 is the session’s biggest environmental bill.

It passes as Oregon braces for record temperatures. By: Dirk VanderHart, Oregon Public Broadcasting (OPB) Oregon’s power grid will largely eliminate carbon emissions by 2040 under a bill that got final approval by state lawmakers on Saturday, setting one of the nation’s most ambitious goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the electricity sector.House Bill … Continue reading Oregon lawmakers approve ambitious carbon-reduction goals for state energy grid House Bill 2021 is the session’s biggest environmental bill.

Weekly Vaccination Clinic at Historic Mims House Thursday 12-2 pm!

Please register ahead or just drop in for our weekly Vaccination Clinic run by Lane County Public Health. Pfizer vaccine approved for 12 and up! First or second shot. June 10th-June 17th, June 24th, July 1st, July 8th, July , July 22nd15th Register Here- *******Free $25 gift cards for first 10 people to get vaccinated. … Continue reading Weekly Vaccination Clinic at Historic Mims House Thursday 12-2 pm!

Lane County Declares Racism as a Public Health Crisis!

Take the Survey: This questionnaire asks Lane County residents to share their experiences of racism and race-related discrimination and their impact on health. This survey is part of a class project being conducted by 14 students at the University of Oregon titled "Racism as a Public Health Crisis." All given answers are confidential and will … Continue reading Lane County Declares Racism as a Public Health Crisis!

Be Informed! Protect Yourself and Community!

COVID-19 Vaccine Resources in Oregon / Vacuna COVID-19 en Oregon Keep yourself and community informed about the COVID-19 vaccine by visiting the OHA COVID-19 vaccine website: English: https://covidvaccine.oregon.govSpanish: https://vacunacovid.oregon.gov To subscribe to email updates from OHA and ODHS: https://public.govdelivery.com/accounts/ORDHS/subscriber/new Password is not requiredYou may subscribe to information about many things, including COVID-19 updateAn example of an OHA/ODHS update: https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/ORDHS/bulletins/2bd448f COVID-19 … Continue reading Be Informed! Protect Yourself and Community!

Support For Oregon Artists!

The Oregon Arts Commission, in partnership with Oregon Community Foundation and the James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation, is launching a statewide Artist Relief Program. The Artist Relief Program provides relief funding to Oregon artists who have experienced financial hardship during the COVID-19 pandemic due to cancellations of exhibitions, performances, rehearsals (or other activities … Continue reading Support For Oregon Artists!