News in brief
Census jobs taking names
The U.S. Census Bureau is hiring workers for temporary jobs available in the Salem office and the Portland metropolitan area in advance of the 2020 Census for the following positions:
¦ Area census office managers: $45,760 to $62,400 per year
¦ Office positions start at $14.00 per hour; Work at home positions start at $17.50 per hour.
¦ Applicants will be placed in an applicant pool for 2020 Census positions in which they qualify for as jobs become available in their area.
For area census office manager jobs apply online at: census.gov/fieldjobs page.
For office and work at home jobs available now, apply online at: 2020census.gov/jobs.
Applicants can also learn about available jobs at the Census Bureau's Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn pages.
They may also contact the Federal
Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339 for TTY/ASCII.
City hosts meeting for determining arts strategy
The City of Wilsonville and the Clackamas County Arts Alliance are hosting a Arts, Heritage & Culture Community Meeting on Monday, Oct. 29, 6-9 pm, at the Wilsonville Public Library, 8200 S.W. Wilsonville Road. The City and Arts Alliance, which are collaborating to a develop a public investment strategy for arts, heritage and culture, seek to hear from community stakeholders with an interest in advancing arts and cultural programming for Wilsonville.
The project aims to develop a strategic plan for public investment in Wilsonville arts and culture, to determine an appropriate level of community support for artistic and cultural activities and to create tactics for developing resources to advance community support. The project was developed in response to citizen concerns regarding the capacity of local nonprofits that sponsor arts, culture and heritage programs and events, especially as long-time or aging organizational leaders seek new community members engagement.