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Central Oregon rallies around families to address pandemic school aged child care crisis Regional partners identify short-term school aged child care solution, Better Together secures initial $750,000

Redmond, OR (September 15, 2020) – In a rapid response to support local families, a team of educators, service providers and business and civic leaders came together in August under the leadership of Better Together to respond to the region’s evolving child care Read More

Oregon Fire Updates 9-15-2020

Slater and Devil Fire Morning Update September 15, 2020 HAPPY CAMP, CALIFORNIA— 10 a.m. East and northeast winds are predicted to clear smoke out of much of the fire area later today. Vegetation remains exceptionally dry and receptive to fire, and fire activity is Read More

Weekly Construction Update

The Oregon Department of Transportation is committed to providing a safe, efficient transportation system. ODOT invests in Oregon’s future through roadway improvement projects. The following projects are located witin ODOT’s Region 4 encompassing Central Read More

City of Bend Celebrates Welcoming Week

This week the Bend City Council declared Welcoming Week from Sept. 12 to 20, 2020. Each year the City of Bend joins numerous community partners in celebrating Welcoming Week, a series of community-organized events that highlight the principles of inclusion and create Read More