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Brosterhous Road Closure

This came up quickly and I wanted to make sure you all had at least a day to share the information with your neighborhoods! Starting Wednesday, Oct. 5, Brosterhous Road will close to vehicles at the railroad crossing just north of Caldera Drive to address safety concerns from parents associated with the nearby schools, and to [...]

By |2022-10-03T16:09:43-07:00October 3rd, 2022|Categories: News, Transportation|Comments Off on Brosterhous Road Closure

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 November 21 - 27: Portland Avenue between NW First Street and NW Steidl Road for a water service installation, single lane closure with flagging, 11/21/22 - 11/22/22 SW Bluff Drive between SW Bond Street and SW WIlson Avenue for infrastructure installation, full road closure with local access, 11/21/22 - 11/23/22 Pettigrew Road [...]

By |2022-11-18T08:35:17-08:00August 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
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