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  • Bend City Councilors resume Council office hours in April

    Councilor office hours are an opportunity to sit down and talk with one or two of your elected leaders in an informal setting. Drop-ins are welcome and there is no agenda.

    03/06/2017 1:34 PM

  • 27th Street Sewer Line Project Update

    Daytime construction for sewer installation on Neff Road between Medical Center Drive and 27th Street is scheduled to begin Monday, March 6. The westbound lane on Neff Road between Medical Center Drive and 27th Street will be closed to all traffic.

    03/01/2017 6:10 PM

  • South Third Street Sidewalks Project Resumes

    Construction of South Third Street Sidewalks project is set to resume at the end of February.

    02/22/2017 11:39 AM

  • Bark Beetle Tree Removal Project

    Learn more...

    02/07/2017 10:12 AM

  • 27th Street Sewer Line update and traffic changes

    Night work at the intersection of Medical Center Drive and Neff Road is scheduled to begin February 12. This will affect the primary access to St. Charles Bend and other medical facilities for three or four weeks.

    02/06/2017 3:51 PM

  • Transportation Improvement Program comment opportunity

    Metropolitan Transportation Improvement Plan amendments for 2018-2021 for public review and comment

    01/27/2017 4:56 PM

  • Ongoing storm contact numbers

    As the snow storm and subsequent warming has started to settle, we are transitioning our information line from 211 to each individual agency's contact center. The below information provided is for community members of specific jurisdictions for questions they might have regarding street maintenance situations.

    01/19/2017 1:39 PM

  • Streets and Slush Update

    The warm weather is helping the City clearing the slush off the streets. Streets cleaning equipment in the region is out clearing slush on roadways in an efficient, targeted effort that prioritizes problem areas.

    01/18/2017 2:56 PM

  • Sandbag and Other Storm Related Updates

    Community members that did not obtain a sandbag can still take a proactive measure to protect their homes and neighborhoods. Most households won't need sandbags to protect your home from potential flooding.

    01/17/2017 1:35 PM

  • Looking for your storm drain?

    Clearing snow from storm drains can help prevent pooling and flooding on neighborhood streets.

    01/17/2017 10:12 AM

  • Sandbag you-fill locations open Tuesday

    Recent updates have reduced the amount expected rainfall and temperatures have moderated. The risk for urban flooding still exists, but the amount of runoff is not expected to be as severe as originally reported.

    01/16/2017 12:47 PM

  • 211 community service line

    The purpose of the 211 essential community services phone number is to help residents get questions answered about issues related to this storm.

    01/16/2017 11:49 AM

  • Expected Snow Melt and Flood Prevention

    With record breaking snow buildup on the ground and warmer temperatures and rain forecasted for Monday and Tuesday, it’s time to prepare for a big melt off.

    01/13/2017 12:58 PM

  • Winter Storm Update #4

    The collapse of an elementary school gym and two large commercial buildings has raised concern. We know roofs are being loaded but there is a risk to climbing on your roof to remove snow, too. So, how do you know whether to remove snow?

    01/12/2017 1:31 PM

  • Winter Storm Update #3

    The National Weather Service has provided season-to-date accumulations for Bend (approximately 50”) and Sunriver (approximately 52”). Normally we see periods of warmer weather to melt the snow between storms. The cold weather has prevented snow melt, which has caused the snow to accumulate.

    01/11/2017 11:56 AM

  • Winter Storm Update #2

    This storm is still growing in intensity and we expect challenges to increase, so here are some helpful tips that will help the public. Community safety is our foremost concern.

    01/10/2017 2:03 PM

  • Winter Storm Update #1

    On top of the accumulation we’ve already got and subsequent narrow streets, slick conditions and personal inconveniences, we’re facing another potential foot of heavy snow.

    01/10/2017 11:15 AM