Tualatin ABC Update!

After 2 ½ years, the Tualatin ABC Community Revitalization has been submitted. This competition allowed us to align our industrial/manufacturing need for skilled workers with Tualatin’s need for creative space. Please take a look at the attached plan focused on STEAM education to see what we’ve created and what’s yet to come. This has been […]

2017 Legislative Report (Week 8)

Dear OSCC Members and Colleagues – To date, the 2017 legislative session has been one of the slowest moving sessions in recent history. Discussions on solving the state’s budget deficit and funding a comprehensive transportation plan have seemingly utilized nearly all of the legislature’s bandwidth. Very little else is moving. We have long felt that in light […]

2017 Legislative Report (Week 6)

Dear OSCC Members and Colleagues – We’ll start with some great news this week … In a highly anticipated court decision, the Multnomah County Circuit Court ruled against the new BOLI interpretation of Oregon’s daily overtime statute for manufacturers in the Portland Specialty Baking case. As you’ll recall, BOLI’s new interpretation of Oregon’s daily overtime […]

2017 Legislative Report (Week 3)

Dear Members and Colleagues – The 2017 Oregon legislature continues to plod along at a cautious pace. Again, only a few hundred additional bills were introduced in the past week, a far lesser amount than anticipated. Only a few committees are delving into controversial issues, but many of those are simply informational hearings. Only the […]

2017 Legislative Report (Week 4)

Dear OSCC Members and Colleagues – The 2017 Oregon legislature is picking up steam and starting to delve into issues of general concern to the business community. On the positive side, legislators received welcome news as economic forecasters delivered a positive revenue forecast that may lessen the need for additional revenues. But on the negative […]

It’s time to VOTE!

Celebrate Tualatin Awards Categories & Nominees are… BUSINESS LEADER of the YEAR AWARD – The Business Leader of the Year Award reflects someone within the Tualatin Chamber who has made specific, significant, lasting contributions to the Tualatin community. This is an individual who has demonstrated leadership and cooperation while benefiting community and/or civic enterprises in […]

2017 Member Renewals!

Thank you to the following businesses who renewed their membership in January 2017! A Storage Place of Tualatin (1994) Baja Fresh Mexican Grill (2011) Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate – Debbie Borges (1993) Citizens Bank (2014) City of Tualatin (1983) Clark Lumber & True Value Hardware (1980) Comfort Inn & Suites (2002) Country Financial […]

Member Highlight January 2017: NW Boomer & Senior News

1. What is the most important  thing you want people to know about your business? We offer an alternative to today’s doom-and-gloom news by focusing on people, places and things that are interesting, uplifting and important to know.  Our articles give a voice to older adults and the wisdom they’ve acquired in their lives.  Our […]