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FreeCORONAVIRUS • Washington County • business Jun. 19
Mandatory mask memo made clear
Masks are mandatory in Washington County at most indoor businesses beginning Wednesday. What does that mean for you and your family? Read on for more specific information.
Banks • housing • public meeting Jun. 18
Digital public hearing set for new apartment proposal in Banks
The city of Banks Planning Commission is holding a virtual town meeting on June 30, 2020, at about 6:30 p.m. to review an online site-plan of the construction of the 30-unit, multi-family Banks Apartments at 42350 NW Banks Road.
FreeWashington County • health • coronavirus Jun. 17
Washington County reopening fate now tied to Metro counties, Gov. Brown announces
Beginning Wednesday, June 24, face coverings will be mandatory in indoor public areas, such as grocery stores. In addition, Governor Kate Brown announced that Washington County's reopening will now be tied tied to Multnomah and Clackamas County, delaying a Phase 2 approval until mid-July at the earliest.
BANKS • PROTEST • WASHINGTON COUNTY Jun. 17
Black Lives Matter protest draws hundreds in Banks
As the rain fell on Greenville Park on the late afternoon of Friday, June 12, close to 300 people gathered to hear a handful of speakers, remember the life of a Black man killed by police, and to protest the culture and policies that led to his death, and others, in police forces across the nation.