The historic Kruse Family homestead area will become Kruse Village, a 65,000-square-foot complex that will feature restaurants, retail businesses and medical services.
Backers of a proposed medical rehabilitation center have asked the city for a 10-year waiver on property taxes.
City officials consider buying 55 acres above tsunami zone for school, emergency shelters.
The Oregon Supreme Court on Thursday cleared the way for banks to return to the preferred out-of-court method of foreclosure.
Google is moving forward with plans for a new data center in The Dalles that would be much larger than its current two data centers there.