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A Brief Look Inside the November 4 Ballot Measures
By: Dave Rathbun, President of Mt. Bachelor, Chairman of the Bend Chamber
Seven statewide ballot measures are certified for the November 4, 2014 ballot in the state of Oregon. Since 1996, an average of 12 measures have appeared annually on the ballot. Therefore, 2014 is a below-average year with only seven measures on the ballot. The number of measures on statewide ballots since 1996 has ranged from two to 32, with 75 of the 161 measures proposed being approved by voters (47%). Below is a brief summary of measures on the November 4 ballot. Read More >>
| Measure 87
| Measure 88
| Measure 89
| Measure 90
| Measure 91
| Measure 92
Council to Hear OSU-Cascades Appeal
In a unanimous decision, the Bend City Council agreed to hear an appeal on the recent site plan approval for OSU-Cascades.
The appeal comes from the opposition group Truth In Site and has identified 20 different issues including whether or not a master plan is required, university parking, public transportation facilities, intersections, etc.
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EXPO Exhibitor Information HERE