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News Updates from Washington County

 

  • Hotel Performance Sept. 6-12, 2020
    COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. While Washington County’s hotel occupancy is performing better than other destinations, it is still a decrease from last year during the same period. For the week of…
  • Oregon Businesses Helping Amid Wildfires
    As wildfires continue to rage through Oregon’s lush greenery and hazardous air hangs over the state, many businesses have once again made the difficult decision to temporarily close for health and safety. Despite that, we’re also seeing Washington County businesses helping amid the wildfires…
  • Tualatin Valley Wildfire Alerts
    Washington County Fire Information — Updated September 18, 2020  Our hearts go out to the thousands of people forced to evacuate and those impacted by the wildfires burning throughout our state. Oregon’s usually lush, green landscape is experiencing very dry conditions, which paired with…
  • Hotel Performance August 30-September 5, 2020
    COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. While hotel occupancy is performing better than other destinations, it is still a decrease from last year during the same period. For the week of August 30,…
  • Celebrating Washington County’s Cultural Communities
    People of color have always lived in Tualatin Valley, from the original inhabitants, the Atfalati tribe of Kalapuya Native Americans, to the multicultural communities that live here now. Washington County is now the most diverse county in Oregon, with the largest populations of Asian…