BY JESSICA RIDGWAY
SKANSKA, one of the country's largest construction and development firms, has launched a program in Portland called Building with the Objective to provide Opportunity through Sustainable Training (BOOST), an 8-week course aimed at educating and enlarging the sub-contractor pool.
Nearly a dozen restaurants use the parking spaces in front of their buildings for seating.
Gov. John Kitzhaber thinks job creation, public safety, tax reform and negative population growth in rural Oregon will all play a role in determining the state's next governor.