“The legacy of [urban renewal areas] is displacement, gentrification, and creating neighborhoods that serve the next generation of folks coming in at the expense of folks already living there,” says Callie Riley, anti-displacement coalition manager...
Land Conservation and Development Commission Hearing Draft Rules on Climate-Friendly and Equitable Communities
Land Conservation and Development Commission Hearing Draft Rules on Climate-Friendly and Equitable Communities Read more
Governor Kate Brown’s office is celebrating the passage of HB 4077 which codifies the existing Environmental Justice Task Force (EJTF) as the Environmental Justice Council. Read more
Virginia Camberos of the advocacy group Unite Oregon asked why Congress isn't talking about immigration reforms to allow undocumented workers to remain safely in America. Read more
$500k in grants coming to Rogue Valley organizations post-Almeda Fire Read more
The city of Portland is making it even more difficult for those who can’t pay their bills because of the way it tries to collect debts. A city audit found Portland’s inconsistent and uncoordinated approach...
By Maia Szalavitz, NY Times Morgan Godvin arrived at the Multnomah County Inverness jail in Oregon in June 2013. She had volunteered to be locked up during a drug-court appearance for felony heroin possession. Like many... Read more
Khanh Le is appointed the next Executive Director of Unite Oregon. Read more
Unite Oregon volunteers Piyawee Ruenjinda, Carina Arendes, and Chung-huey (Nina) Kung win the National Association of Secretaries of State Medallion Award, after being nominated by Oregon Secretary of State Shemia Fagan. Read more