News in Brief
Clackamas County Fair entry time
Are you planning on entering things in the Clackamas County Fair? You better hurry! Entry forms can be found at Clackamas.us/fair/handbook.html. Arts and crafts, garden produce, flowers and more are eligible. Entry deadlines range July 28 to Aug. 14.
Wilsonville Parks and Rec survey results presented
The City of Wilsonville Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a public meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 2, at 6 p.m., at City Hall, 29799 S.W. Town Center Loop East, to review the findings from a recent Parks and Recreation Master Plan survey.
The survey sought to gather feedback from community members regarding preferences for future City investments in recreational programs, services and parks facilities in Wilsonville. In May a statistically-valid questionnaire was mailed to a random sample of 3,500 households in Wilsonville that was followed in June with a similar online survey.
Sport fishing rep sought
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking qualified applicants to fill a soon to be vacant sport fishing position on the Fish Restoration and Enhancement (R&E) Program Board. Interested individuals must apply by July 31, 2017 using this application, dfw.state.or.us/fish/RE/docs/board/2014/RE_Board_Application_10-2014.pdf. The appointment will be effective on Jan. 1, 2018. The ideal Sport Fishing Representative candidate will be a resident of Oregon who is able to effectively represent the sport anglers of Oregon. Desirable attributes include involvement with local fishing groups or fish management, previous experience with boards or commissions, and knowledge of, or involvement with, the diverse sport fisheries across Oregon.