News from City Hall
News from City Hall
Neighborhood Connections
March 2021
Gresham on the Go video news show

Let's 'Go' check on the market hall 

On this episode of Gresham on the Go, we whisk you away to see progress on the Downtown Rockwood development and chat with Mayor Stovall and Councilors about Women's History Month and who inspires them. Watch Gresham on the Go

Wy'East Way sign project

Where do you think signs should be placed along Wy’East Way? Share your key locations along the 2-mile walking and bike path that runs along the MAX light rail line from Ruby Junction in Rockwood to Cleveland Station. 
Take the survey

Get a clean sweep

The City’s street sweeper is headed your way. Help keep your neighborhood street clear for a clean sweep by keeping garbage cans, basketball hoops, campers, boats, etc. off the street when it’s scheduled. 
Street sweeping schedule

Council committee openings

Volunteer to make a difference. If you have a desire to help shape the future of Gresham, here’s your opportunity. We’re recruiting for several Council Advisory Committees, including the Gresham Art Committee, Historic Resources Subcommittee and Gresham Redevelopment Commission. Learn more.

Video: How I launched my public service career

City public works staff share their career paths.

Seasonal jobs open

We’re hiring for 28 seasonal public works positions (parks, water, etc.) This is temporary work for those who enjoy using their hands and being outdoors. Earn good pay for hard work that makes a difference. Apply by March 19.

Solar within reach

Residents and businesses: Join us virtually on March 31 for a green coffee hour. Learn how anyone with an electricity bill in Gresham can help expand clean energy infrastructure and tips for saving money on your monthly bill.
Webinar registration

Housing capacity project

We’re reviewing Gresham’s housing needs for the next 20 years. In April, we'll have a couple ways for you to participate — a virtual open house April 8 and an online survey. We’ll remind you; sign up for project updates.

Artists, don't miss out

Are you a phenomenal photographer? A prolific potter? A wonderful weaver? We're looking for talented artists to show and sell at the 2021 Gresham Arts Festival on Saturday, July 17. Apply by April 9.

Backyard Habitat program

Attract bees and birds to your backyard with our Backyard Habitat Certification. The first 35 Gresham and Fairview residents who enroll receive their choice of a mason bee house, chickadee, or flicker house for their outdoor spaces. Learn more.

Student video contest

Our partner, The River Starts Here, has a spring break project for middle and high school students. Make a 25 or 55-second video about protecting clean water and you could win $500! Let your creativity flow. Contest details.

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A mentee from Family of Friends in Gresham.
Construction on the market hall in Downtown Rockwood.
A Gresham firefighter at work.
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