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|Friday, February 10, 2012|
Oregon homeowners will receive between $100 million and $200 million in a national foreclosure settlement.
Tony Green, a spokesman for the attorney general's office, said the final figure is uncertain because it depends on the number of people who apply for the money, and their circumstances.
"It will be directed to people who are foreclosed on or people in the process of being foreclosed on," Green said.
Under the agreement, the state of Oregon would also receive $30 million. Green said Kroger will urge the Legislature to set aside part of that money "to keep people in their homes."
Read more at Bloomberg Businessweek.
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Charlie Hales has long viewed sound urban planning as the route to salvation: social, economic and environmental. This week, the mayor's city design philosophy got the nod of approval from a bona fide spiritual authority, Pope Francis.
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Uncertainty in Greece and China, along with potential interest rate hikes mean investors are looking at the market and nervously questioning where they should be invested.
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Monday, July 13, 2015
BY SAM BLACKMAN
Storyteller-in-chief with the CEO and co-founder of Elemental Technologies.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Oregon's roads are crumbling, and revenues from state and local gas taxes are not sufficient to pay for improvements. We asked readers if the private sector should help fund transportation maintenance and repairs. Research partner CFM Strategic Communications conducted the poll of 366 readers in February.
"I feel private enterprises are capable of operating at a higher efficiency than state government."
"This has been used in Oregon since the mid-1800s. It is not a new financing method. This form of financing may help Oregon close its infrastructure deficit by leveraging funds."
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