Tag Archives: Oregon

Extended Run For Clatsop County’s Dog & Pony Show!

LUBA says the activist was improperly activistic, tells commission to reconsider Oregon LNG issue. Clatsop County commissioners must reconsider the land use permit they previously denied for a pipeline to serve the proposed Oregon LNG gas export terminal in Warrenton. Oregon’s Land Use … Continue reading

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Tax Dollars At Work: $56K “Diversity Training”

Yep, despite the fact that the folks having problems in the City bureaucracy have been 1) a black guy who made suggestive comments about a Multnomah County Commissioner during a public meeting and 2) a woman, the City of Portland … Continue reading

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Your Typical Portland Success Story

Based, of course, in Green&Sustainable Portland, Alta Bicycle Share’s largest rollout in the USA to date has been in New York City. As with all things green&sustainable, the company’s NYC effort has failed to achieve sustainability, much less profitability. When CitiBike was launched, the … Continue reading

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What’s That Smell?

Oregon’s Retread governor has said that he has no problem with being “held accountable” for the failure of the state health insurance exchange and that he “welcomes a thorough review” of the Cover Oregon debacle. He’s getting more than a … Continue reading

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Clatsop County: Circus Central

Not those kinds of circuses; the big ones like RBB&B and Cirque du Soleil don’t ever bother with a stop at the county fairgrounds, and even visits by smaller ones like Carson and Barnes are rare. But the nutters passed … Continue reading

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It’s All Over But The Wiping

Backwoods loon Tootie Smith somehow managed to win, yesterday; Kurt Schrader’s therefore certain to coast safely back to D.C. for another term. Why people take Tootie seriously is beyond understanding. And Oregon Guy passed along a note from those cheerful … Continue reading

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