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Stevens Road Tract Concept Plan Online Open House 

The City has launched an online open house on the Stevens Road Tract Concept Plan website where people can learn more about the project and provide important feedback. The open house will be available through December 15.

The City of Bend’s Growth Management Division has begun the first steps towards development of 261 acres of land on Bend’s east side.  This project is in response to House Bill 3318 recently passed by the Oregon Legislature.

Addressing housing affordability and creating more housing in Bend is a City Council priority. The Stevens Road Tract project offers a unique approach to adding land to the Urban Growth Boundary for affordable and market rate housing.

Visit: www.bendoregon.gov/stevens-tract

November 26th, 2021|Categories: Land Use, News|

Santa Express Toy Drive is Coming!

Bend Fire Department’s Santa Express food, clothing and toy drive is coming to the Old Farm District

Santa Express to Collect Food, Clothing, and Toys for Families in Need

After a year off of neighborhood collections, Santa and the Bend Fire Department Santa Express are back spreading holiday cheer! We will be driving through several neighborhoods again this year with our friend Santa collecting food, clothing and toys to support the Salvation Army.

In 2020, The Salvation Army and Santa Express collected thousands of pounds of food plus much needed clothing and toys to help those in need here in Bend. Anything and everything […]

November 19th, 2021|Categories: News|

Core Area Advisory Board Openings

City of Bend Accepting Applications for Core Area Advisory Board

The City of Bend is accepting applications for a new Core Area Advisory Board. Applications can be submitted online and are being accepted until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1.

Core Area Advisory Board members are volunteers, appointed by the Bend Urban Renewal Agency, to make recommendations on the implementation of the Core Area Tax Increment Finance Plan. The Plan identifies a variety of projects and funding source (tax increment) to invest in the area over the next 30 years as it transforms into an urban, mixed-use area where people can live, work, and play. See the […]

November 15th, 2021|Categories: News|

New Murphy Road Railroad Crossing Bridge – Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

City to celebrate the completion of the Murphy Corridor Improvements Project with the opening of the new railroad overcrossing

New bridge provides a key east-west connectivity improvement

The City of Bend invites the media and the community to a ribbon cutting to celebrate the completion of the Murphy Corridor Improvements Project and the opening of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) bridge overcrossing on Thursday, November 18.

People are invited to walk, run, roll or bike across the new Murphy Road Bridge before it opens to vehicular traffic! The bridge will open exclusively to cyclists and pedestrians from 1 p.m. […]

November 15th, 2021|Categories: News|

Stevens Road Tract Concept Plan Project Kick off

Stevens Road Tract Concept Plan Project Kick off 

 

The City of Bend’s Growth Management Division is starting the first step towards development of 261 acres of land on Bend’s east side.  This project is in response to House Bill 3318 recently passed by the Oregon Legislature.

 

The City has launched an informational project website where people can sign up for updates and notices of upcoming opportunities to participate in this planning effort.  The first opportunity for the public to provide feedback will be an online kickoff in late November.  Additional details regarding the time and date of the on-line kickoff will be provided on the webpage and enotifications will be sent to those who subscribe.

 

Addressing housing affordability and creating more housing in Bend is […]

November 14th, 2021|Categories: Land Use, News|

NOTICE OF MEETING

CITY MANAGER’S SOUNDING BOARD
TO HOUSE OUR NEIGHBORS

VIRTUAL MEETING NOTICE
The City Manager’s Sounding Board to House Our Neighbors will conduct a meeting
virtually through Zoom Wednesday, November 10, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Virtual Meeting Zoom Link: https://bendoregon-gov.zoom.us/j/81472903411?pwd=cnJhdk10dVdjZ2FBL1Q1QWsydzJwZz09

Phone Number: 1-888-788-0099
Webinar ID: 814 7290 3411
Password: 543169
YouTube Link: https://youtu.be/HtFHXzgti7Y
For additional information, please contact: Susanna Julber, Senior Project & Policy
Analyst, at 541-693-2132 or by email at sjulber@bendoregon.gov.

November 8th, 2021|Categories: Meetings, News|
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