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“… Intel unveiled plans to invest more than $700 million for a 200,000-square-foot, state-of-the art research and development mega lab focused on innovative data center technologies and addressing areas such as heating, cooling and water usage…”. “The new mega lab will be focused on areas such as immersion...
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Thank you to everyone who voted in the May 2022 election. We are especially grateful for your overwhelming support for Hillsboro’s Local Option Levy to maintain our current level of police, fire, and parks maintenance services. Seeing nearly 83 percent of voters approve our Local Option Levy – matching...
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The City of Hillsboro has supported community-based arts programming through the Hillsboro Arts & Culture Council’s (HACC) grant program since 2008. HACC grants provide much needed funds for arts and culture programs in our community, along with providing performing opportunities for local performers and capacity-building and core operating support for arts groups and nonprofits.
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Enjoy Ethiopian culture and cuisine at the Walters Cultural Arts Center on Sunday, June 5 from 11:30 am – 3:30 pm. The Ethiopian Cultural Festival is free and open to all community members. Lunch will be available for purchase with room to eat indoors and outside. Festival goers can...
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A long-time Hillsboro and Washington County resident from a Spanish-speaking household, Beatriz Medel understands the language barriers that exist in government communications. Beatriz is excited to contribute her knowledge of digital platforms and community work to assure Spanish-speaking residents have access to communications in the language they understand. Beatriz’s background...
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The Hillsboro Downtown Partnership (HDP) and the City of Hillsboro partnered in November 2021 to expand the existing beautification program serving Historic Downtown to include 10th Avenue, as well as Baseline and Oak Streets between 1st & 10th avenues. Downtown businesses & property owners are encouraged to reach out to...
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Say hello to our 2021 Hillsboro Police Cadonau Volunteer of the Year, Dee Conley! Dee has been a dedicated Domestic Violence Response Team advocate with the department for several years. With over 1500 hours of service in the past four years, Dee has consistently given HPD three, 8-hour volunteer shifts a month.
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What Parks & Recreation services do you want to see in Hillsboro’s future? What should Hillsboro’s parks look like in 50 years?. In the coming months, City of Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Department staff will be asking you – and all community members – to share your input to create Hillsboro’s first-ever Parks & Recreation System Plan.
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In a cardiac arrest, seconds count. Every minute that passes without intervention reduces the chance of survival by 10%. Hillsboro firefighters and paramedics provide lifesaving care using advanced training and equipment. Hillsboro Police Department patrol officers are often on the scene too. Each patrol unit carries an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and officers are trained in CPR.
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The City’s Budget Committee is scheduled to meet on Wednesday, May 11, to discuss the proposed budget for fiscal year 2022-23. The proposed budget will be available at Hillsboro-Oregon.gov/Budget on Wednesday, May 4. Public comment can be shared at the meeting or via the Budget webpage. Once the Budget...
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A new check-in machine, the Automated Materials Handler (AMH) is coming to the Brookwood Library this summer. This machine is used to quickly check in and sort the thousands of items that are returned to the library each day. The current machine was installed in 2013 and has saved many hours in staff time, provided efficiencies to library processes, and allowed for items to get in the hands of patrons in a timely manner.
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A portion of the sanitary sewer and surface water management rates on your City of Hillsboro utility bill are set by Clean Water Services (CWS). For fiscal year 2022-23, CWS is proposing an adjustment to its monthly rates to invest in aging infrastructure, ensure the long-term health of local rivers and streams, and meet stricter federal and state pollution control rules:
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There’s a reason why Juneteenth is a day for all to celebrate. Some of you may have been celebrating the day for years, while others may not be familiar with the new national holiday. The Juneteenth holiday on June 19th and accompanying celebrations commemorate the end of slavery in...
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When you use your toilet, wastewater leaves your home or business and connects to the City of Hillsboro’s public sanitary sewer system. The City asks everyone to only flush the three P’s (Pee, Poo, and Toilet Paper) in your toilet. Unfortunately, there have been a number of things flushed down the toilet recently that can do serious damage to the public sanitary sewer system and the wastewater treatment plant processes.
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In 1961, President John F. Kennedy designated every May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day. The honor and remembrance of our fallen officers grew over the years to encompass the days leading up to it as National Police Week. This annual event in Washington draws thousands of police officers and survivors of line-of-duty deaths for several days of events, including a candlelight vigil attended by tens of thousands on the National Mall and the national memorial service on the Capitol Lawn.
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Hillsboro Water not only serves clean, high-quality drinking water on demand to customers, but also has an 'excellent' water system!. The survey evaluated Hillsboro Water’s system capability of providing safe water to the public and included an on-site review of Hillsboro Water system's sources, treatment, storage facilities, distribution system, operation and maintenance procedures, monitoring, and management.
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Hillsboro Water not only serves clean, high-quality drinking water on demand to customers, but also has an 'excellent' water system!. The survey evaluated Hillsboro Water’s system capability of providing safe water to the public and included an on-site review of Hillsboro Water system's sources, treatment, storage facilities, distribution system, operation and maintenance procedures, monitoring, and management.
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The community is invited to grab their hard hats and join the City of Hillsboro Parks & Recreation, Water, and Public Works Departments in celebrating the city’s eleventh Annual Public Works Day. The community gathering will take place on Saturday, May 21, 2022, from 9 am to 1 pm...
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When you turn on your faucet this Arbor Day, take a moment and think about the important role trees play to make sure what comes out of the tap is healthy and clean. Most people know that trees produce oxygen that we breathe and clean the air by acting as giant filters, removing harmful particles and pollutants. But you may not be aware that trees work just as hard to protect and purify our water sources, including those that provide drinking water for the City of Hillsboro community every day.
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“Invest in Our Planet” is the theme for Earth Day 2022. This week we celebrate the 52nd anniversary of Earth Day. Communities around the globe use this day to bring awareness to our power to create a more sustainable world. Earth Day is a reminder of our individual and...
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