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|Tuesday, January 24, 2012|
Oregon officials have until the end of the week to come up with flood cleanup cost estimates to apply for federal aid.
Salem City Manager Linda Norris said predictions of heavy rain returning to the area later this week have the city on standby.
"At this point, we are asking people to keep their eyes open to creeks and high water," she said. "We are asking that residents keep any sandbags they might have in place for the time being."
Agencies are adding up the cost of everything from sandbags to staff time to get a total cost of damage to turn over to the state.
Read more at StatesmanJournal.com.
Friday, March 27, 2015
BY LINDA BAKER
My daughter turned 18 last week, and for her birthday I got her a Car2Go membership. Not to label myself a disruptor or anything, but it felt like a groundbreaking moment. The two of us, mother and child, were participating in a new teen rite of passage: Instead of handing over the car keys, I handed over a car-sharing card — with the caveat that she not use the gift as her own personal car service.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
BY KIM MOORE | OB RESEARCH EDITOR
Employment in Oregon is almost back up to prerecession levels — and employers are having to work harder to entice talented staff to join their ranks. This year’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon project showcases the kind of quality workplaces that foster happy employees.
Friday, February 27, 2015
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Thursday, March 19, 2015
BY APRIL STREETER
How the private sector can ride the next transit revolution.
Friday, March 20, 2015
BY OB STAFF
Join us to celebrate and network with Oregon’s best green workplaces!
Friday, April 17, 2015
PHOTOS BY JASON E. KAPLAN
The 32nd annual CBC attracted a record number of attendees (11,000) to the Oregon Convention Center.
Thursday, April 02, 2015
BY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR
Are mornings the most productive part of the day? We ask five successful executives how they get off to a good start.
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