On Monday, March 1, 2021, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., the Astoria Public Works Operations Division will be flushing hydrants in East Astoria, Tongue Point, Emerald Heights and Alameda Avenue. Customers may experience temporary low pressure and/or water discoloration during the flushing and flow testing process. If conditions continue after 3:00 […]

Oregon landlord compensation

Oregon’s Landlord Compensation Fund Program has launched The Landlord Compensation Fund Program provides relief to residential landlords who have been unable to collect tenant rent due to tenant financial hardships. Landlords can directly apply for these resources through an online application portal. Landlords whose applications are accepted and awarded will receive 80% of unpaid rent […]

Federal Pandemic Relief for Businesses

Coronavirus Relief Options There are new and renewed funding options through SBA for businesses needing relief because of COVID-19 losses. These include a renewed Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) and the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program (SVOG). Here’s a link to information about these programs and how to apply. Here’s a […]

Citizen Engagement

The 81st​​ Legislative Assembly will convene for Legislative Session Friday, January 22nd, 2021.​​ In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Oregon State Capitol is open to authorized personnel only, including employees, members, and Capitol occupants. There are still plenty of ways to participate in the 2021 Legislative Session. This content at this link ​answers your most frequent questions. […]