New Guidance on Mask Wearing

The new state guidance requires employers to check for vaccination documentation before allowing people to go maskless or to stick with current mask-wearing requirements. For all of Oregon’s statewide mask guidance, visit the OHA website.  Mask guidance FAQs >>> Governor Brown and the Oregon…

Washington County to Move to “Lower Risk”

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Effective May 21, Washington County will move to “Lower Risk.” Governor Kate Brown announced yesterday that five counties, including Washington County have achieved the 65% vaccination target. See OHA’s risk level guidance chart >>> From Washington County’s official press release: Rising vaccination rates and…

Hotel Performance May 2-8, 2021

beds in a hotel room in Hillsboro

Washington County Hotels Continue to See Year-Over-Year Improvements Hotel performance continues to improve over last year. Occupancy levels have increased by 91.5% over the same period last year. Last week, Washington County hotels saw occupancy levels of 56.4% (the same week last year, occupancy…

Gov. Brown Announces Plan to Reopen Oregon’s Economy

Women in masks Oregon

Once 70% of Oregonians (ages 16+) have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, most restrictions will be lifted.  Governor Brown announced today a plan for reopening Oregon’s economy and lifting most statewide restrictions. When 70% of adult Oregonians (16 years and…

Hotel Performance April 18-24, 2021

COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year after the…

Hotel Performance April 11-17, 2021

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COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year after the…

Hotel Performance March 2021

COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. Throughout 2020, we saw decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. More than a year after…

Hotel Performance April 4-10, 2021

Oregon lodging

COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year after…

Hotel Performance March 28-April 3, 2021

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COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year after the…

Hotel Performance March 21-27, 2021

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COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year…