City of Bend

Safe Haven Parking Project

The Bend City Council adopted the Safe Parking Programs into the municipal code on April 7, 2021, that enable property owners or lessees within the City of Bend to allow limited overnight parking for people experiencing homelessness. Code changes provide additional...

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Affordable Housing Fund Recipients Selected

Last night the Bend City Council approved the 2021 Affordable Housing Fund (AHF) recommendations  from the Council-appointed Affordable Housing Advisory Committee for three developments, totaling  $1.3 million, to support the creation of over 435 affordable housing...

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City of Bend — Local State of Emergency Extension

The City of Bend has amended its COVID-19 local state of emergency to reflect changes from the State of Oregon and extended it for another 60 days. Oregon Governor Kate Brown’s most recent order assigns counties with risk levels, replacing the phased reopening...

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New City Council Takes Office

New City Council Takes Office Four new Councilors took their Oaths of Office on Wednesday, Jan. 6: Anthony Broadman, Melanie Kebler, Megan Perkins, and Rita Schenkelberg. The swearing in ceremony for Anthony Broadman, Melanie Kebler, Megan Perkins and Rita...

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City of Bend Online Community Survey

City of Bend Online Community Survey The City of Bend seeks community feedback to guide priorities and direction for the next two years. The City recently concluded a phone survey asking participants to answer questions about the City and City services. For those who...

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City of Bend to Launch New Online Permit Center Dec. 14

Contact: Russ Grayson, Community Development Director rgrayson@bendoregon.gov, 541-693-2121 City of Bend to Launch New Online Permit Center Dec. 14 The City of Bend’s new Online Permit Center will launch on Monday, Dec. 14, 2020. The Online Permit Center will be the...

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