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April 2014

Oregon State Parks and Recreation Commission approves property exchange 

March 2014

Oregon State Parks and Recreation Commission will meet April 8-9 in Bend

Open house on designating the Oregon Coast Trail as an Oregon State Scenic Trail April 9, 2014 in Lincoln City

Open house on designating the Oregon Coast Trail as an Oregon State Scenic Trail April 1, 2014 in Coos Bay

Trail award nominees sought

Western snowy plover nesting season begins on southern Oregon coast

Seasonal recreation changes take effect March 15 in snowy plover areas

Meetings set in Estacada, Detroit about proposed scenic bikeway

Registration opens for April Heritage Conference

February 2014

Candidates announced for Director of the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

State Parks and Recreation Commission will meet by phone February 20 in Salem

Salmonberry Corridor Coalition will hold public meetings to share results of assessments

Historic Cemeteries Commission holds meeting in Salem

Astoria Marine Construction Company listed in National Register of Historic Places

 

January 2014

State Parks and Recreation Commission will meet Feb. 4-5 in Salem

ATV Advisory Committee to meet Feb. 10 at State Fairgrounds

Scandinavian Festival named an Oregon Heritage Tradition

Rinehart Building listed in National Register of Historic Places

Salvation Army Industrial Home listed in National Register of Historic Places

Scenic Bikeway Committee to meet Jan. 24 in Portland

Oregon State Fair Commission will meet Jan. 14

Heritage Commission to meet Jan. 21

December 2013

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department now accepting applications for 2014 Land and Water Conservation Fund Grants

Oregon State Parks and Recreation Commission opens recruitment for new director, names interim

OPRD director announces retirement, Oregon State Parks and Recreation Commision to meet by phone

$5 off Oregon State Parks day-use parking pass in December

November 2013

Oregon State Parks and Recreation Commission gives preliminary approval to two property projects

Advisory council seeks recommendations for new state trails

State Parks and Recreation Commission will meet Nov. 19-20 in Corvallis

 

October 2013

Applications for Oregon Heritage Preservation Scholarship available

Heritage Commission to meet Nov. 4 in Hood River

North Palestine Baptist Church listed in the National Register

Enterprise Public Library listed in the National Register

Harry A. and Ada Green House listed in the National Register

Recruiting volunteers for the 2013-2014 Whale Watching Spoken Here program

Archaeology presentation series on the First Americans at Smith Rock State Park

State Scenic Bikeway Committee meets Oct. 25

Salem Pioneer Cemeter listed in the National Register of Historic Places

 

September 2013

Grants available for veterans and war memorials

Oregon State Parks and Recreation Commission will meet Sept. 23-24 in Condon

August 2013

Oregon State Parks invites public to contribute to future of Salmonberry Corridor through master planning process ​​

Historic Trails Council to meet in Enterprise

Lamson Ranch listed in National Register of Historic Places

Public comment opens on proposed 2014 rate changes

July 2013

Historic cemetery grant process for 2013 begins

OPRD to conduct public hearing about working with donor organizations

Planned community in Oregon listed in the National Register of Historic Places

Oregon Recreational Trails Advisory Council to meet August 9 in Rogue River

OPRD seeks public comment on designation of Bear Creek Greenway Trail

Oregon State Parks and Recreation Commission meets July 16-17 in Coos Bay

 

June 2013 

 
 
Hobson-Gehlen General Store listed in National Register of Historic Places
 
 

 

May 2013
 

Preservation Month Fair at the State Capitol

Public meeting on statewide outdoor recreation plan to be held May 30 in Portland

Oregon City Receives Heritage All-Star Community designation

Astoria Regatta is newest Oregon Heritage Tradition 

Diverse history presentations planned by Oregon university students 

Applications for Oregon Heritage Preservation Scholarship available

Statewide Outdoor Recreation Plan now available online

 

April 2013

Oregon State Parks and Recreation Commission meets May 8-9 in Baker City

2013 Heritage Awards announced

Waverley Country-Club Clubhouse listed in National Register of Historic Places

Nominations sought for recreation trails achievement award

Irish Bend Covered Bridge listed in National Register of Historic Places

Portland Women's Forum and Oregon Parks and Recreation Department celebrate Columbia Gorge Conservationist with memorial rededication

John & Virginius Bennes House listed in National Register of Historic Places

Another portion of a sacred arch found and removed from Siuslaw South Jetty near Florence

Oregon State Fair announces five of the upcoming concerts for the 2013 Fair!

Grant writing workshop offered in Cave Junction

Historic Cemeteries Commission holds meeting in Cave Junction

Free collections, disaster workshops planned

 

 

March 2013

Most woody debris on Oregon’s beaches can be left alone

Oregon Recreation Trails Advisory Council to meet in Washington County April 5

Oregon ATV safety training requirements for youth riders

Heritage Programs workshop offered in La Grande

Proposed Madras Mountain Views Bikeway meeting March 27

Derelict boat found and removed from Muriel Ponsler Memorial Wayside Beach