Government and law

Government and law
The green edge: Workplaces embrace sustainability
June 2010
Wednesday, May 26, 2010

0610_GreenCos02Recycling is so passé. All of the 100 Best Green Companies to Work For in Oregon are doing it — making sure paper, plastic, metal and any other recyclable material ends up in the blue bin and not the trash can. Many employees are even willing to reprimand their co-workers over matters of waste disposal, and when necessary, Dumpster dive.

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Unions resist Kulongoski's call for sacrifices
High Five
Wednesday, May 26, 2010
Governor Kulongoski has announced a $562 million shortfall in the budget, and his call for employee sacrifices makes unions bristle.
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Idaho aims to attract businesses from Oregon
High Five
Wednesday, May 26, 2010
Idaho Governor “Butch” Otter has launched a new website encouraging businesses to "make the switch" to the neighboring state.
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Stores halt sale of cheap liquor to reduce public drunkenness
High Five
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Stores in Eugene's Whiteaker neighborhood are halting the sale of cheap liquor favored by alcoholic transients.

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Legislators criticize UO on arena project
High Five
Tuesday, May 25, 2010
Legislators questioned UO President Richard Lariviere on the university's plan to fund its arena project with state-backed bonds.
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