What's better for the environment: cutting down a live tree each year or using and re-using an artificial one?
Metro venues from the West Hills to East Portland host special events all month long.
Every city in our region – except the city of Damascus – has adopted a comprehensive plan that ensures we live up to our Oregon tradition of protecting what we love – vibrant neighborhoods, good jobs, clean rivers and streams, views of the mountains, and our treasured farms, forests and natural areas.
Negotiations between Metro and a developer proposing to build a hotel near the Oregon Convention Center are likely to carry into 2014, pushing back the project's timeline by a few months.
The Portland region recovered a record 62 percent of its waste in 2012, according to a new report from the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality. The region also saw a drop in the amount of waste disposed per person, marking the sixth year of a downward trend.
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