Did you know that Eugene has a business development center. If you are considering starting a business, no matter the kind, please start here: Lane County Business Development Resources
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.
A MESSAGE FROM Oregon Department of Education Salem, Or-As our schools plan for the fall 2021 in-person school year, it is important to remember our communities will be living with the virus until there is widespread immunity. COVID-19 continues to change with new variants, our knowledge of mitigation efforts grows over time. Right now, the … Continue reading Let’s Start the School Year on the right Foot! Weekly Testing Clinic To Conitune at Historic Mims House Thursdays 12-2 pm!
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!
The Lane Climate Equity and Resilience Task Force is developing climate equity and resilience recommendations to help shape the County's climate action plan. We need your help to understand how climate change impacts will affect our community. Please take our Community Climate Survey to help determine the best ways to prepare our community for these … Continue reading Lane Community Climate Survey
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!
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Ways to Connect: Week of November 9 - 13 Thursday November 12: OHA Facebook Live: OHA + ODE School Metrics Q&A this Thursday 12:00-12:30 p.m. English linkSpanish link Thursday November 12: Regional COVID Listening Sessions There will be breakout sessions for each region, a Spanish breakout session, and closed captioning in English and Spanish will … Continue reading OHA Equity and Community Engagement
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!