Posted on: June 23, 2016

City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned for June 27 to July 1

BEAVERTON, Ore. –The City of Beaverton’s Public Works Department will be paving several streets during the week of June 27 to July 1. The streets are:

• SW Juniper Terrace (Barlow Road to Hart Road)
• SW Tiger Lilly Ln (Juniper Terr. to125th Pl)• SW...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2016

Washington County, Cities of Beaverton and Gresham Joint Food Waste Prevention Campaign Wins Award

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The Association of Oregon Recyclers awarded its Recycler of the Year award in the education and promotion program category to the “Eat Smart, Waste Less Challenge.” Washington County and the cities of Beaverton and Gresham partnered to b...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2016

Beaverton BOLD Program Wins Public Involvement Award

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The City of Beaverton’s BOLD (Beaverton Organizing and Leadership Development) program has won a 2016 Public Involvement Best Practices Award from the International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) Cascade Chapter. The 2016 Be...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2016

Beaverton Police Chief Geoff Spalding Announces Retirement

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Beaverton Chief of Police Geoff Spalding has announced his retirement, effective July 15, 2016.

Spalding has been Beaverton’s police chief since February 2009. During his tenure, the city consistently ranked as one of the safest cities i...

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Posted on: June 16, 2016

Tax Assistance Results in $2.8 Million in Refunds to Beaverton Area

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The Beaverton Tax Assistance Program, provided by the City of Beaverton, in partnership with AARP Tax-Aide and Creating Assets, Savings and Hope (CASH) Oregon, resulted in close to $2.8 million in tax refunds to the Beaverton community. ...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2016

Washington County Invites Proposals for Small Road Improvements

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The public is invited to propose roadways in the Washington County area for small-scale improvements through the Washington County Department of Land Use & Transportation. Currently, 12 percent of Beaverton’s roads are county-owned and m...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2016

Beaverton Central Creekside Redevelopment Moves Forward

BEAVERTON, Ore. – At the June 14 city council meeting, city staff presented on the progress that has been made on the redevelopment plans for the former Westgate theater property. A disposition and development agreement with Rembold Properties will be sub...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2016

Beaverton City Council Forwards Public Safety Center Bond Measure to Voters

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The Beaverton City Council unanimously approved a resolution to refer a bond measure to voters at the November election to secure funding for a new, earthquake-resistant public safety center.

“I’m thrilled that the Beaverton City Coun...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2016

Shakespeare Comes to Beaverton this Summer for A Midsummer Night's Dream

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Experience Theatre Project will present Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream on Friday through Sunday, June 24 through 26, July 1 through 3, and July 7 through 10 at The Round, 12600 SW Crescent St. This event is the first of its kind...Read on...

Posted on: June 14, 2016

Paintings and Prints on Display at Providence St. Vincent June through August

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The Beaverton Arts Program is showcasing the work of Liz Thoresen on the second floor of Providence St. Vincent Medical Center (9205 Southwest Barnes Rd) during the months of June through August. The art display is located between the He...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Beaverton Arts Program Hosts Free Artist Workshops

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The Beaverton Arts Program invites you to join in a new artist workshop series. These workshops will be held in June from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. in The Beaverton Council Chambers (12725 SW Millikan). This program is funded by the city of Beave...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Beaverton Third Thursday Outdoor Summer Concert Series Kicks Off June 16

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Start your weekend a little early by attending the first of three free outdoor summer concerts at The Round. Join the City on Thursday, June 16 for an evening of fun and dancing, to the most requested band in the area, Hit Machine. Durin...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2016

City Now Accepting Entries to the 59th Annual Beaverton Celebration Parade

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The City of Beaverton invites local nonprofits, businesses, and community groups to participate in the 59th annual Beaverton Celebration Parade, to be held on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 10 a.m. The event celebrates Beaverton’s welcoming, vibr...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2016

Beaverton's Annual Picnics in the Park Series Begins June 13

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Beaverton residents are invited to join Mayor Denny Doyle, the Beaverton City Council, and neighbors for the city’s annual Picnics in the Park series, which begins Monday, June 13.

Attendees can enjoy a free meal with a choice of Qdo...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

City of Beaverton Conducts Inspections on All City-Maintained Streets

BEAVERTON, Ore. –The City of Beaverton’s Public Works Department will be conducting inspections on all city-maintained streets during the month of June.

The city has hired contractor Infrastructure Management Services LLC (IMS) to complete a detailed ...Read on...

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Revolving Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Photography, Poetry, Paintings

BEAVERTON, Ore. –The City of Beaverton’s arts program is showcasing works this May and June at several locations, including The Beaverton Building, Beaverton City Library main location, Murray Scholls branch library, Providence St. Vincent Hospital, Cedar...Read on...