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Cities to Vote on Amendments to LOC Constitution

LOC, Oct. 14, 2021

To ensure the membership is sufficiently informed about these amendments and prepared for the vote on October 22, the LOC has created a short video which explain each of the amendments.  more

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LOC Interim City Staff Registry Now Available

LOC, Sep. 24, 2021

Do you need to fill an interim staff position in your city? Are you a candidate seeking a temporary city staff position? Check out the new online LOC Interim City Staff Candidate Listing. more

Future of law enforcement in John Day uncertain as city shutters police department

City Officials, Mayor, City Council, City Manager

Blue Mountain Eagle, Oct. 20, 2021

...on the Grant County Sheriff’s Office — which McKinley said is already stretched too thin. John Day City Manager Nick Green, left, and Mayor Ron Lundbom. County Commissioner Sam Palmer, left, and County... more

Ashland pledges to become more green

City Council

KOBI NBC 5 Medford, Oct. 19, 2021

ASHLAND, Ore. – The race to zero carbon emissions seems impossible, but the Ashland City Council said they’re up for the challenge. In a 4 to 2 vote Tuesday night the Ashland City Council made a pledge... more

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Equity & Inclusion Resources

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