Posted on: October 27, 2016

Celebrate Dia de los Muertas with Beaverton City Library

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Dia de los Muertos begins Tuesday, Nov. 1, and ends Wednesday, Nov. 2. Celebrate the holiday with three different events at Beaverton City Library Main, 12375 SW Fifth St, and Murray Scholls, 11200 SW Murray Scholls Pl.

On Saturday, O...Read on...

Posted on: October 21, 2016

Beaverton Arts Mix! Winners Announced

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The City of Beaverton’s arts program announces the award winners from the 2016 Beaverton Arts Mix (BAM!) Art Show & Sale. Awards were given throughout the art show and sale, the Quick Draw, and the first ever Chalk Draw event.

ART SH...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2016

City of Beaverton Brings Leaf Drop-Off Events to Neighborhoods

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The city of Beaverton is making it easier to dispose of raked leaves this year and will be coming to a neighborhood near you. Each weekend between Oct. 30 and Dec. 3, residents can bring their leaves to one of the city’s drop-off locatio...Read on...

Posted on: October 13, 2016

Farmington Rd and Murray Blvd Intersection Weekend Work Scheduled in October

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Weekend work will begin on Friday, Oct. 21 to Sunday, Oct. 23, and Friday, Oct. 28 to Sunday, Oct. 30 at the intersection of SW Farmington Road and SW Murray Blvd (weather permitting). The weekend work is estimated to take place from 7 a...Read on...

Posted on: October 13, 2016

Beaverton Company eWind Earns $600,000 Grant from Department of Agriculture

BEAVERTON, Ore. – eWind Solutions was awarded a $600,000 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II grant from the Department of Agriculture under the Small Farms division. eWind aims to provide affordable, reliable, renewable energy with highly m...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle Appointed as League of Oregon Cities President

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle was elected 2017 president of the League of Oregon Cities (LOC) during its annual conference last week in Salem. The LOC is governed by a 16-member board of directors, composed of elected and appointed officia...Read on...

Posted on: October 5, 2016

City of Beaverton Supports Indigenous Peoples' Day

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The Beaverton City Council last night adopted a resolution declaring the second Monday of October Indigenous Peoples’ Day in the city of Beaverton. The city’s Human Rights Advisory Commission (HRAC) brought forward the resolution.

“HR...Read on...

Posted on: September 13, 2016

City of Beaverton Hosts Fall Artist Workshops

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The City of Beaverton’s Arts Program is hosting artist workshops this fall presented by Jeffrey Howard at several Beaverton locations. This program is funded by the city of Beaverton and Oregon Community Foundation. All workshops take pl...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2016

Fall Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Acrylics, Mixed Media, and a Special Sneak Peek Exhibit

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The City of Beaverton’s arts program will showcase works this fall at several locations, including The Beaverton Building, Beaverton City Library main location, Murray Scholls Branch Library, Providence St. Vincent Hospital, Cedar Hills ...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Beaverton City Library Hosts Be Your Own Boss Business Series

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The Beaverton City Library will host “Be Your Own Boss 2016,” a free series in which attendees learn skills related to being successful, making their own money and getting in touch with today’s customers. Classes will be held on select T...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Farmington Road and Murray Boulevard Intersection Night Work Begins Sept. 5

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Night work will begin on Monday, September 5 and continue through October between 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. at the intersection of SW Farmington Road and SW Murray Blvd.

Work includes installing upgraded sanitary sewer, storm drainage and wat...Read on...

Posted on: August 23, 2016

Apply Now for Diverse Art Offerings Grant

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The City of Beaverton’s Arts Program is accepting applications for the diverse art offerings grant program.

This program supports unexpected art opportunities or events. Projects could include workshops, art classes, or art activitie...Read on...

Posted on: August 15, 2016

Beaverton $100K Startup Challenge Returns

BEAVERTON, Ore. – The second annual Beaverton $100K Startup Challenge is now accepting applications from startups interested in taking their business to the next level. The challenge was first launched in 2016 by the City of Beaverton and the Oregon Techn...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

Beaverton Police Captain Jim Monger Named Interim Beaverton Police Chief

BEAVERTON, Ore. – Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle has named 30-year Beaverton Police Department veteran Jim Monger as the city’s interim police chief today.

“I have every confidence in Captain Monger’s leadership abilities,” said Mayor Denny Doyle. “He has...Read on...