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Some Tips When Finding Furnishes Portland Apartments for Rent

This is why there are lots of furnished apartments available for rent now than before and unlike some years ago, people are embracing this reality of staying in furnished apartments now, more than before. Just imaging the PORTLAND Apartments you get to rent or choose from having a lot of space and also giving you the privacy you need and deserve while also giving you a lot of time to relax and enjoy all the services and amenities it has to offer.

Oregon’s Congressional Push To Get EPA To Clean Up Polluted Portland Harbor

A partial aerial view of the cleaned up McCormick and Baxter site along the Willamette River. Oregon’s six Democrats and its sole Republican in Congress sent a letter Monday urging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to move forward with cleanup plans for the Portland Harbor polluted Superfund site. In their letter, they reminded the agency that hundreds of millions of dollars have already been invested in the plans to clean…

Oregon authorities accuse EPA of delaying, weakening Portland Harbor cleanup plan

A map of the Willamette River showing the Portland Harbor Superfund Site. (Map courtesy Environmental Protection Agency).{ } PORTLAND, Ore. — Gov. Kate Brown, the city of Portland and environmental groups are urging the Trump administration not to delay a major cleanup operation at Portland Harbor. The 10-mile stretch of the Willamette River is a Superfund cleanup site contaminated with many hazardous substances. It was placed on the Environmental Protection Agency’s…

Portland Metro Friday Traffic: New distracted driving law now in effect

Oregon’s new distracted driving law kicked in Sunday. With it comes a stricter ban on cellphone use while driving and higher fines, which escalate for repeat offenders. Here’s a rundown of what is included in the law and information about fines. With it comes a stricter ban on cellphone use while driving and higher fines, which escalate for repeat offenders. Here are some examples where the law does not apply:…

Oregon Will Give Washington A Voice In Developing Portland Freeway Tolls

Early morning traffic crosses the Interstate 5 bridge, which spans the Columbia River between Oregon and Washington states in Vancouver, Wash. Washington will get a bigger role in helping develop a plan for congestion-relief tolls on Portland area freeways, Oregon transportation officials promised Monday. The officials said Washington will get three voting members on the 15-20 person advisory committee developing the plan. Previously, Washington was given just one voting slot,…

WA Portland OR Zone Forecast

WA Portland OR Zone Forecast for Sunday, September 17, 2017 _____ 858 FPUS56 KPQR 180338 ZFPPQR Zone Forecasts for Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington National Weather Service Portland OR 838 PM PDT Sun Sep 17 2017 Spot Temperatures are for Tonight, Monday, Monday Night, Tuesday, Tuesday Night, and Wednesday. WAZ021-181145- South Washington Coast- Including the cities of Raymond, Long Beach, Ocean Park, Naselle, Cathlamet, and Cape Disappointment 838 PM PDT…

Discovering The Best Of Portland, Oregon

Known as the Multnomah County seat and the largest city in all of Oregon, Portland has an impressive array of attractions and activities to suit virtually any taste. Visitors to this vibrant metropolis will have no shortage of things do so, see, taste and enjoy. Those with children can anticipate a seemingly endless menu of choices when it comes to education and entertainment in and around Portland. The Oregon Museum…

Cheryl Strayed’s guide to Portland, Oregon

(CNN) — In the 20-plus years I’ve lived in Portland, I’ve always lived on the east side. I love all of this beautiful city I call home, but I decided to keep my itinerary to my favorite side of town. My perfect Portland Eastside day begins with breakfast at the City State Diner on NE 28th Avenue. It’s got an old school vibe with a modern, Portland touch. Their many…

Oregon State squeaks past Portland State in home opener

CORVALLIS — A 46-yard field-goal attempt from a kicker whose name was not even on Portland State’s numerical roster hooked wide right, and Oregon State’s players began to celebrate. The Beavers avoided the level of disaster still reserved for the likes of Sacramento State and Eastern Washington, two lower-division foes that pulled early-season upsets against the Beavers in the past decade. They squeaked past Portland State 35-32 in Saturday afternoon’s…

Oregon vets rally to protect transgenders’ rights: ‘If we’re not supported, civilians will not be’ (photos)

Military veterans, young and old, and their families gathered at the steps of Portland’s City Hall Sunday afternoon to stand in opposition of President Donald Trump’s ban on transgender people serving in all branches of the Armed Forces. The rally to honor transgender service members and veterans was quickly organized after Friday’s executive order, which was a follow up to the president’s July 26 tweet. Information about the rally was…

What time does the solar eclipse start in Portland?

(Mark Graves, The Oregonian/OregonLive) solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, is expected to attract hordes of sky-watchers to such Oregon hot spots as Madras, where there’s traditionally a good chance of clear skies in August. But what if you’re in Portland, Oregon’s largest city? We’re not in the path of totality, but the City of Roses will have 99.2 percent obscuration. In case you’re behind on your eclipse lexicon, here’s…