Emergency Snow Zones and Winter Preparedness
Everyone has a responsibility to prepare for winter. That means getting resources and supplies lined up before the big storm hits.
11/20/2019 11:44:42 AM
City of Bend and Oregon Department of Transportation join forces to clean Parkway median
Expect Parkway lane closures at night
10/31/2019 8:38:16 AM
Weather Emergency Declared to Increase Shelter Capacity in Bend
Bend City Manager Eric King has signed a weather emergency declaration effective October 26, 2019. The declaration allows the use of approved alternative shelter facilities to provide emergency overnight lodging when the temperature is expected to be below 25 degrees Fahrenheit and all Bend area she
10/28/2019 11:45:41 AM
The Growth Management Department brings together the city’s transportation and long-range planning staff to identify and manage projects of a long-term nature, including transportation, land use, and public facility planning.
The Statewide Planning Program requires cities like Bend to provide close coordination between planning for transportation (Goal 12) and urbanization (Goal 14). One of the purposes for doing this is that cities in Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPO), like Bend, need to reduce vehicular use, not only by increasing the use of alternative modes of travel, but also by encouraging a mix of land uses whereby creating walkable developments.
Keep up to date with the activities of the Growth Management Department