2018 Legislative Update

2018 Legislative Update

Beaver Caucus Members: On Saturday, the State Legislature approved the full $39 million in bonding needed to construct a second academic building on the OSU-Cascades campus in Bend. The funding will be matched by $10 million in donor funds, over $9 million of which...
Advocacy Day at the Capitol

Advocacy Day at the Capitol

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Advocacy Day at the Capitol on January 11. Members of the Beaver Caucus, Now4 OSU-Cascades and the Bend Chamber appealed directly to legislators to support funding for the expansion of the OSU-Cascades campus. We are...
Gov. Brown to highlight apprenticeship program in Bend visit

Expansion of OSU-Cascades

Governor Kate Brown’s budget for 2018 was released recently and she’s recommending the Legislature approve $39 million for OSU-Cascades. This is unexpected and game-changing. In September 2016, Oregon State University celebrated the grand opening of OSU-Cascades and...