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Legislative Update - Week 23

The legislature is now done. The Senate adjourned at noon on Friday and the House followed suit at 3:30 Friday afternoon. This is what happened in...

Measure 98 Became a Reality Last Week

For more information, contact Dave Rosenfeld with any questions or feedback you may have.  Dave Rosenfeld, Campaign & Field Director, Stand...

Legislative Alert! HB 2060-A

06.28.17 Dear Bend Chamber Members and Community Stakeholders, On Friday, June 23, the Oregon House narrowly approved HB 2060-A which...

Updating the Skiing Activities, Oregon Revised Statute (ORS) 30.970 through 30.990

The Bend Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Resolution of Support for Updating the Skiing Activities, Oregon Revised Statute (ORS) 30.970...

proposed minimum wage increases 02.01.16

February 1, 2016 Senate Workforce Committee Re: proposed minimum wage increases Dear Senate Chair Dembrow and members of the committee,...

Proposal of Newberry Volcano Geothermal Area for the Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE)

June 3, 2016 Subject: Letter of Support for Proposal of Newberry Volcano Geothermal Area for the Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal...

CoB Mayor Jim Clinton

July 12, 2016 Hi Jim, Thank you for taking the time to write us. The opportunity for communication is welcomed and, certainly, we appreciate...

2016 letters

90-Day "No Cause" Eviction Requirement (Additional Renter Protections) 12.07.16 Bend's UGB Proposal 08.25.16 COB Mayor Jim...

Press Release - Proposed Bond for Bend-La Pine Schools

Press Release For Immediate Release January 26, 2017 Contact: Katy Brooks (541) 382-3221 or katy@bendchamber.org  Bend Chamber Board...

HB 3350 – Office of Outdoor Recreation

March 31, 2017 To: House Committee on Economic Development and Trade Chair, the Honorable Ann Lininger Vice-Chair, the Honorable Pam Marsh...

HB 3087 – Paid Family Leave

April 4, 2017 To: House Committee on Early Childhood and Family Supports RE: HB 3087 – Response to Paid Family Leave proposal Chair...

HB 2830-3 Gross Receipts Tax

June 15, 2017 The Honorable Mark Hass The Honorable Phil Barnhart Co-chairs, Joint Committee on Tax Reform 900 Court Street, NE Room 354...

PSU Study Shows Impact of Benefit Costs on Schools

 AOI-OBA Portland State University's Center for Public Service this week released a study of eight Northwest school districts that quantified the...

Legislative Update - Week 19

GOOD NEWS!  Remote video testimony may soon be a reality for central and rural Oregonians, and others facing barriers to testifying in person at...

StepUp Bend // Ever thought of running for local office?

Former Bend Mayor, Central Oregon Association of Realtors and Bend Chamber Political Action Committee Join Forces BEND, Ore., June 14, 2017...

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