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August 01, 2020
Governor Kate Brown Announces Launch of New Programs to Assist Oregon Agricultural Workers
Oregon Worker Quarantine Fund, Community Partner Outreach Program now available to agricultural workers
Governor's Office
July 31, 2020
Governor Kate Brown Announces Racial Justice Council to Address Systemic Racism in Oregon
High profile group to focus work on dismantling racist policies and promoting opportunity for all
Governor's Office
July 30, 2020
Governor Kate Brown Announces Changes to County Reopening Status for Umatilla and Morrow Counties Due to Rapid Spread of COVID-19
Effective Friday, July 31, Umatilla County moved to Baseline Stay Home Status, Morrow County moved to Phase 1
Governor's Office
July 30, 2020
Oregon OSHA offers Spanish-language online training for ladder safety
Department of Consumer and Business Services
July 28, 2020
Public Hearing Schedule for Draft Explanatory and Fiscal Impact Statements
Public comments are due no later than July 31 by 11 a.m.
Secretary of State
July 28, 2020
DEQ issues air quality advisory for Klamath County
Department of Environmental Quality
July 28, 2020
Governor Kate Brown Releases School Health and Safety Metrics
Metrics set strict health and safety standards for in-person instruction, with accommodations for young learners, remote and rural schools
Governor's Office
July 27, 2020
News from the Secretary of State
Oregon's vote-by-mail system with Bill Whitaker on 60 Minutes
Secretary of State
July 27, 2020
Governor Kate Brown to Announce School Health and Safety Metrics
Press availability July 28, at 1:30 p.m.
Governor's Office
July 27, 2020
Oregon Treasury Helps Eight Universities Refinance Bonds, Resulting in $71 Million in Savings
Reduced bond costs will provide immediate savings as universities manage through pandemic
Oregon State Treasury
July 27, 2020
DOGAMI Governing Board to meet July 28
Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
July 24, 2020
Prevent heat illness for workers in hot weather
Learn the signs of heat exhaustion, take precautions
Department of Consumer and Business Services
July 24, 2020
Prevenga que sus trabajadores sufran enfermedades causadas por el calor
Aprenda las señales de agotamiento por calor, tome precauciones
Department of Consumer and Business Services
July 23, 2020
DOGAMI House Bill 2202 (2013) Rules Advisory Committee to meet August 3
Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
July 23, 2020
Sally Coen named Workers' Compensation Division administrator
Department of Consumer and Business Services
July 23, 2020
Governor Kate Brown Convenes First Meeting of the Public Safety Training and Standards Task Force
Task Force discussed law enforcement officer training, diversity of trainers and staff
Governor's Office
July 22, 2020
Governor Kate Brown Announces New Requirements for Face Coverings and Businesses to Stop Spread of COVID-19
Effective July 24, children 5 and up to wear face coverings
Governor's Office
July 22, 2020
DEQ awards $125,000 to boost 13 repair and reuse businesses and non-profits in Oregon; opens next round of general grants
Grants support job and economic needs in the wake of COVID-19
Department of Environmental Quality
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