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Banks • Government • Library Apr. 27
The Banks Public Library plans for the future
Volunteers and staff at the Banks Public Library have developed a strategic plan to guide the library in the next three years.
Banks • Government • Banks Fire District 13 Apr. 26
Banks Fire District asks for local option levy increase in May election
Banks Fire District 13 is asking voters in their 136 square mile territory to approve a 35 cent increase per $1,000 of assessed value.
Banks • Banks School District • Education Apr. 25
Banks School District to remain open May 8 amid calls for education funding
While neighboring Forest Grove School District will close amid planned teacher walkouts in support of education funding at the state level, Banks School District plans to remain open, with teachers wearing red in solidarity of more significant funding for Oregon schools.
Washington County • Elections • Government Apr. 22
For May special elections, voter registration deadline looms
Dozens of contenders have thrown their hat into the ring to lead, represent, and hold positions of authority in local school and fire boards that will define where the tax dollars of voters go to provide fire and emergency services, education and more.