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The City of Beaverton announced today that Jim Monger has been named chief of the Beaverton Police Department. Griffith park camp Monger, a 30-year veteran of the department, has served as interim chief since July 2016. Griffith park hike hours (Photo/City of Beaverton) Jim Monger Named Beaverton Police Chief (Photo) – 01/05/17

BEAVERTON, Ore. Griffith park hiking hours — Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle has named 30-year Beaverton Police Department veteran Jim Monger as the city’s chief of police today. Griffith park bike trails Monger has served as the city’s interim chief of police since July 2016.

“Jim has done an outstanding job serving as interim chief and I am really happy to announce his appointment today,” said Mayor Doyle. Griffith park map “Jim and I enjoy an excellent working relationship. Griffith park and observatory We’ve had a chance to work closely on the public safety center project for years and I value our open communication.”

Monger, a United States Marine Corps veteran, has previously served in many leadership roles within the department including as a captain from 2013 to 2016. Griffith park horseback riding One of Monger’s key responsibilities over the past two years has been serving as the project manager for the city’s public safety center effort which was approved by voters in November 2016.

“On behalf of the Beaverton Police Department, I want to express our heartfelt thanks and gratitude to the community for their support for the department,” said Chief Monger. Griffith park christmas “It is a privilege to serve this community and I am honored to have this opportunity to lead the department I’ve called home for more than 30 years.”

“As a 30-year veteran, he knows our city inside and out. Griffith park at night I greatly appreciate Jim’s experience,” said Mayor Doyle. Griffith park view “Jim’s history in the department working his way up our chain of command is incredibly valuable. Hollywood sign griffith park We also share the priority of continuing to maintain an open, transparent and thriving working relationship with the Beaverton Police Association.”

“We welcome Chief Monger’s appointment, and look forward to continuing to work closely with him,” said Beaverton Police Association president Keith Welch.

Beaverton city councilors (from left) Marc San Soucie, Lacey Beaty, and Mark Fagin celebrate the announcement today that Beaverton will host a half-marathon on Memorial Day weekend as part of the 2017 Rose Festival. Pony rides at griffith park (Photo/City of Beaverton) Beaverton to Host Sixth Annual Rose Festival Half-Marathon (Photo) – 01/04/17

BEAVERTON, Ore. Pony rides griffith park — At a joint press conference today with representatives from the Portland Rose Festival, Mayor Denny Doyle announced an exciting new event coming to Beaverton this Memorial Day. Griffith park museum The city is partnering with the Portland Rose Festival to host a half marathon, starting at Southridge High School, on Sunday, May 28.

“We are truly very excited about this new partnership and the tremendous opportunity it brings to Beaverton,” said Mayor Doyle. The old zoo griffith park “People are going to have a lot of fun with this one.”

The half-marathon will be the first major Rose Festival event of 2017. Griffith park california Kicking off the event in Beaverton helps the Rose Festival with its regional approach to festival activities. Griffith park hours The Portland Rose Festival will coordinate the race in conjunction with the Portland Marathon organization. History of griffith park The Beaverton race is a continuation of the Portland Rose Festival’s half marathon event, which was previously known as the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon.

Hosting the event in the city of Beaverton is possible due in large part to the partnership between the Beaverton School District, Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District (THPRD), and the city.

“The spirit of partnership we have in Beaverton is unbeatable,” said Mayor Doyle, “and it’s because we work so well together sharing our resources and locations that we can pull this off.”

Doyle praised the school district for agreeing to host the event at Southridge and THPRD for sharing resources at nearby Conestoga Recreation & Aquatic Center. Griffith national park Rose Festival officials are also coordinating with the Beaverton Police Department to determine the course route, which will be announced in detail in the coming months.

“Being able to bring a high-caliber event, hosted by the Rose Festival, into the heart of one of our neighborhoods is a big win for the city and exactly what our residents have asked us for,” said Jaann Hoisington, chair of the city’s Visioning Advisory Committee.

Look for more details about the half marathon coming soon. Griffith park observatory los angeles Interested runners can get more information about the race at Haunted table 29 at griffith park los angeles ca Registration will open January 17. Griffith park sunset The course will be announced in February.

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Why: The Rose Festival has enjoyed more than a hundred years of community outreach from the slopes of Mt. Griffith park los angeles california Hood to the Oregon beaches. Griffith park food Every year thousands of participants and volunteers from around the Pacific Northwest bring their talent and skills in music, equestrian precision and artistic creativity to help make the Rose Festival internationally recognized. Griffith park hike map Two years ago the Festival started a mini-float program, a parade within a parade, that made it possible (and affordable) to highlight other communities from New Westminster, B.C. Griffith park horseback riding hours to Estacada Oregon in the Spirit Mountain Casino Grand Floral Parade. Horseback riding in griffith park The Rose Festival is thrilled to include the City of Beaverton in a new outreach.

The city of Beaverton is home to more than 95,000 residents and is Oregon’s sixth largest city located in the Tualatin River Valley. Griffith park caves We are a friendly, active, and responsible city well-known for our exceptional community services and amenities, helping make Beaverton “the Best of Oregon.” Beaverton is ranked as one of the top ten of Money magazine’s 50 Best Small Cities in America.

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BEAVERTON, Ore. Griffith park zoo haunted — The City of Beaverton will open a severe weather shelter in January at the Beaverton Community Center, 12350 SW Fifth St. Griffith park halloween The facility will provide free temporary shelter for adults (age 18 and older) experiencing homelessness during extreme temperatures. Griffith park los angeles map It is the only severe weather shelter within city limits.

“The City Council and I are extremely grateful to see this shelter open its doors,” said Mayor Denny Doyle. Griffith park entrance “We want people to have a safe place to go when weather conditions get serious. Griffith park history This facility is a necessary resource for our community.”

The shelter will be open Thursday nights from Jan. Griffith park steamers 12 to March 30, as well as any day when temperatures are expected to stay at or below 32 degrees F for more than 48 hours. Griffith park dog park On open days, shelter hours are from 5:30 p.m. Griffith park fountain to 6:30 a.m. Griffith park observatory hiking trails Space for 30 adults will be available on a first come, first served basis.

The public can find out when the shelter will be open by visiting Griffith park kids Open hours will also be posted at the Beaverton City Library.

Establishing a severe weather shelter was identified as a priority in 2016 by Mayor Denny Doyle and the Beaverton City Council and is listed as an action item in the Beaverton Community Vision. Travel town griffith park hours It also fits in with broader city goals to support homelessness, affordable housing and poverty solutions. Griffith park wiki According to countywide Community Connect data, there were 774 individuals or families who were homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness between mid-2015 and mid-2016.

The new shelter is part of the Washington County Coordinated Response Plan. Griffith park restaurant Additional shelter information including resources for families and unaccompanied youth is available at

The shelter will be operated by the nonprofit organization Just Compassion of East Washington County. Griffith park tennis A coordinator and volunteer staff will assist with operations including meals and overnight monitoring. The griffith park observatory A volunteer training will be held on Thursday, Jan. Griffith park train steamers 5, from 6 to 8 p.m. Things to do near griffith park at the Beaverton Community Center. Christmas lights at griffith park Volunteers must be 18 or older and pass a background check.

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Mayor Denny Doyle will present the City of Beaverton’s annual State of the City event on Jan. 2658 griffith park blvd los angeles ca 90039 11. Griffith park horses The public is invited to attend this free event for networking and a video highlighting 2016 accomplishments and 2017 direction for the city. Griffith observatory park (Photo/City of Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle Hosts 2017 State of the City (Photo) – 12/22/16

BEAVERTON, Ore. Griffith park observatory hours — Mayor Denny Doyle will host the City of Beaverton’s annual State of the City event on Wednesday, Jan. Griffith park picnic area 11, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Travel town griffith park at 8205 SW Creekside Place in Beaverton.

This year’s all-new State of the City will feature more networking opportunities and a video highlighting city accomplishments in 2016 and direction for 2017. Zoo griffith park This free event is an opportunity for the community to interact with public figures and business leaders.

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BEAVERTON, Ore. Griffith park hollywood — The City of Beaverton was awarded $100,000 in funds from Metro. Abandoned zoo griffith park The grant is aimed at identifying strategies to preserve currently unregulated affordable housing in Beaverton and opportunities for developing new affordable housing.

“The city is committed to providing all types of housing for our residents,” said Mayor Denny Doyle. Food near griffith park “Every person and family in Beaverton deserves to live comfortably and to not have to choose between food for the week or their rent. Griffith park things to do We’re grateful for the opportunity to use these funds to develop affordable housing strategies.”

As of 2013, nearly half of all renter households in Beaverton were paying more than 30 percent of their income for housing. How big is griffith park With the grant, Beaverton plans to develop and expand upon strategies and incentives that will expand affordable housing in the region and avoid displacement of low-income residents. Griffith park deaths This includes:

“Coupled with the city’s Five Year Housing Action Plan, the city hopes to make continued progress on adding to our current affordable housing units in Beaverton,” said Cheryl Twete, community director development director.

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The new rules become effective Jan. Griffith park run 12, 2017 and will allow food carts and collections of food carts called “pods,” to store fresh water and waste water in above ground tanks while retaining public health and environmental protections. Griffith park parking The new rules remove requirements that carts make potentially expensive connections to water and sewer lines. Laserium griffith park Using tanks is a common practice in other food cart locations in the region. Train in griffith park The rules will also allow more flexibility in the design and layout of cart pods.

The city first adopted new regulations in 2015 to accommodate food cart pods, which are an evolving trend in the region, attracting local employees, visitors, and residents alike. Griffith park visitor’s center auditorium Encouraging more food carts in Beaverton was identified as an action in Beaverton’s Community Vision Plan, which was developed with extensive input from residents.

The City Council also voted to adopt changes to rules that regulate food trucks. Train museum griffith park Food trucks are different from food pods, in that they are more mobile than food carts, and are required to leave the site after they close for the night. Autry griffith park The new changes allow:

* Up to three food trucks that operate with a permit (that is, operate on one site for more than three hours, but less than seven hours) to locate on one site

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