Hotel Performance Sept. 6-12, 2020

Washington county Hotels COVID-19

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…

Hotel Performance August 30-September 5, 2020

A hotel lobby

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,…

Cities Organize Expanded Outdoor Dining

1st Street Dining Commons Beaverton

Several cities in Oregon’s Tualatin Valley have organized expanded outdoor seating areas to allow extra space for people to dine at restaurants. This allows more people to enjoy their favorite businesses while abiding by physical distancing requirements.

Oregon Launches Program to Help Agricultural Workers

Farmers market

New financial assistance will be available to agricultural workers in Oregon who have to quarantine due to exposure to COVID-19.

Washington County Fairgrounds to Host Safe Sleep Village

Washington County fairgrounds

After two months of searching for a venue, Washington County will open a manged outdoor camp for the houseless in August.

Washington County Tourism Update 7/9/2020

It’s hard to believe that it’s been nearly four months since Governor Kate Brown issued the “Stay Home. Save Lives.” order. While the crisis is far from over in Oregon, we definitely are seeing some bright spots.

Governor Brown Announces Phase 2 Update, Mask Requirement

Oregon Governor Kate Brown has announced Washington County (Tualatin Valley) will be grouped together with Multnomah County and Clackamas County as a single unit for reopening phases going forward.

Travel Oregon COVID-19 Emergency Response Grants

Travel Oregon COVID-19 Emergency Response Grants