Press Room

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Mary Kyle McCurdy
Deputy Director
503.497.1000 x 130

March 14, 2018
Conservation Groups File Lawsuit to Protect Important Farmland, Salmon Habitat Near Controversial Columbia River Port

April 28, 2017
1000 Friends of Oregon Announces New Executive Director, Russ Hoeflich

July 29, 2015
1000 Friends of Oregon Establishes Food Systems Program

February 20, 2014
1000 Friends Releases Statement on Urban and Rural Reserves Ruling

January 2, 2014
1000 Friends Celebrates Decision Protecting Marion County Farmland

November 26, 2013
Exploring the Wide Economic Reach of Oregon Agriculture: 1000 Friends of Oregon Report Highlights Jobs, Communities, and People in Oregon’s “Agri-Cluster”

September 24, 2013
Portland State University President to Speak at Pearl District Event

June 19, 2013
Oregon's bridges among best maintained in nation, for now: ‘Fix-it-first’ philosophy pays off, but federal support and new state solutions needed to keep up with escalating costs and need

January 10, 2013
The Growing Danger from Sprawl’s Fiscal Edge:1000 Friends of Oregon Report Analyzes Oregon's Growing Infrastructure Burden, Provides Solutions

September 6, 2012
1000 Friends of Oregon Challenges Flawed Urban Reserves Proposal

December 22, 2011
1000 Friends of Oregon Calls For Realistic Industrial Lands Plan in Central Oregon

June 1, 2011
New Report Finds Deferred Road Repair a Financial Time Bomb for Many States

May 20, 2011
A Strategy for Livability: 1000 Friends of Oregon Supports LCDC Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets

September 10, 2010
1000 Friends of Oregon Wins Appeals Court Case

June 29, 2009
Transportation Stimulus Projects Get Mixed Results Nationally:
Oregon Group Asks for Greater Transportation Choices

May 21, 2009
Transportation Package Fails to Lower Transportation Costs, Will Increase Sprawl

March 9, 2009
New Report Identifies 20 Ways to Create Jobs Quickly & Responsibly

January 21, 2009
Group Asks Congress to Strengthen Transportation Provisions in Economic Recovery Bill