OSCC Member Report – 4/27

OSCC Member Report on House Bills – April 27 Review of past week (April 27 – May 1): It was a slow week in the capitol. Many committees were cancelled as legislators spent several additional hours in floor session voting on a backlog of legislation. The legislature did not meet on Friday. The House passed [...]

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OSCC Member Report 3/23 – Oregon House Bills 2015

 OSCC Member Report – March 23    Review of past week (March 16-20): HB 2077  – a bill to mandate corporate tax disclosure to the Secretary of State – had a second public hearing in the House Revenue Committee on Tuesday. This bill is an initiative of the government employee unions and seeks [...]

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2015 Oregon State Chamber’s Legislative Priorities

The 2015 OSCC Legislative Agenda represents the legislative priorities of the Main Street business community as represented by the 66 local Chambers of Commerce represented by the Oregon State Chamber of Commerce. The OSCC is organized to support business growth, job growth and income growth in each of our local communities, many of which have [...]

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Bond Measure Approved for CCC

Bond Measure Approved for CCC On Nov. 4, voters in the college district approved a $90 million bond measure that will pave the way for updating, modernizing and improving college facilities. This bond measure will fulfill business and community members' expectations for training and education. Passage of the bond will also enable us to secure [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:46-07:00November 24th, 2014|Economy, Jobs|Comments Off on Bond Measure Approved for CCC

Blue Heron future is topic of college forum

Blue Heron Future Oregon City is re-imagining the site of the former Blue Heron Paper Mill for the future. Thousands of area residents have taken part in discussions and surveys about the future of the site, which served for many years as the industrial center of the region. Clackamas Community College (CCC), a key resource [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:46-07:00April 7th, 2014|Economy, Jobs, Public Policy, Small business|Comments Off on Blue Heron future is topic of college forum