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Bend to Host Roundtable Discussions with Key Stakeholders on Camping Code

The City of Bend will bring together a variety of stakeholders in roundtable meetings next week to receive feedback regarding the camping code currently in development. The City is developing municipal code provisions to regulate camping on City rights-of-way and City-owned property, like public streets, sidewalks and landscape strips in Bend. A roundtable is a new [...]

By |2022-09-26T10:22:39-07:00September 26th, 2022|Categories: Houselessness, News|Comments Off on Bend to Host Roundtable Discussions with Key Stakeholders on Camping Code

New Bus Routes Begin Construction in October

CET is constructing ADA-compliant bus stops in Bend CET’s contractor, Cascades Civil Corps, is constructing ADA-Compliant bus stops in Bend through the month of October for new routes that will be operational in 2023, pending driver availability. Click here for maps and bus stop construction information about Routes 8 and 9 in Northeast and Southeast Bend [...]

By |2022-09-26T10:19:37-07:00September 26th, 2022|Categories: News, Transportation|Comments Off on New Bus Routes Begin Construction in October

State approves Conceptual Plan for Steven’s Tract in Southeast Bend

A conceptual plan to develop the Stevens Road Tract, a 261-acre parcel of land located southeast of Bend just outside of city limits, was approved by the Department of Land Conservation and Development (DLCD). “DLCD’s approval of this one-of-a-kind conceptual plan brings our community one step closer to much-needed market rate and affordable housing,” said Mayor Pro Tem [...]

By |2022-09-15T13:01:03-07:00September 15th, 2022|Categories: Land Use, News|Comments Off on State approves Conceptual Plan for Steven’s Tract in Southeast Bend

City of Bend Celebrates Welcoming Week

Welcoming Week will take place Sept. 9 - 18, 2022 The City of Bend invites the community to join Welcoming Week on September 9-18. Each year, the City joins and supports numerous community partners in celebrating Welcoming Week, a series of community-organized events that highlight the principles of inclusion and create communities that prosper because everyone [...]

By |2022-09-03T09:01:25-07:00September 3rd, 2022|Categories: Events, News|Comments Off on City of Bend Celebrates Welcoming Week

Weekly Road and Traffic Report

For the Week of September 26 – October 2: SW Bluff Drive between SW Wilson Avenue and SW Bond Street for sewer main installation, full road closure, 9/26/22 - 9/30/22 NW Newport Avenue between NW Juniper Street and NW 15th Street for a natural gas service installation, single lane closure with flagging, 9/27/22 NW McKay Avenue [...]

By |2022-09-26T10:11:02-07:00August 26th, 2022|Categories: Transportation|Comments Off on Weekly Road and Traffic Report

Second Informational Open House on Camping Code August 29

The City of Bend is developing municipal code provisions to regulate unsanctioned camping on City rights-of-way and City-owned property, like public streets, sidewalks, and landscape strips in Bend. As part of developing the code, the City is hosting two informational sessions this month. The first occurred August 16 and the second will be held at 5:30 [...]

By |2022-08-26T09:26:50-07:00August 26th, 2022|Categories: Houselessness, Meetings, News|Comments Off on Second Informational Open House on Camping Code August 29

Weekly Road and Traffic Report

For the Week of August 29 – September 4: Special Event – 2022 Bend Beer Run. The course of the run will occur along various City streets with a few temporary stops with flaggers. Expect delays on Galveston Avenue near Drake Park and the intersection of Shevlin Hixon and SW Allen Road. The special event will [...]

By |2022-08-26T09:29:58-07:00August 19th, 2022|Categories: Transportation|Comments Off on Weekly Road and Traffic Report
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