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Friday Roundup - July 5, 2013

2013 Mid-Year report

The first six months of 2013


Mid-Year Check-in: Portland Housing Bureau Director's Message

On Oregon Opportunity Network's website


Merkley "Taking His Cues" from Portland City Hall on Covering Reservoirs

Aaron Mesh in Willamette Week


Mount Tabor Occupiers Refuse to Meet with Cops

Aaron Mesh in Willamette Week


Operation 305 collects household goods to welcome veterans into permanent housing

Zoe Greenberg in The Oregonian


Can You Hear Me Now? It's Not that Amanda Fritz Wasn't Speaking Up. It's Just that We're Finally Listening.

Denis C. Theriault in The Portland Mercury


Mayor's response To Sexual harassment Charges criticized

Rob Manning on OPB.org


Mayor Hales Policy Advisor Baruti Artharee on Week of Suspension for Breaking City Policy

Helen Silvis in The Skanner News


Hales Hands One-Week Suspension to Public Safety Director Over Sexual Comments

Denis C. Theriault in The Portland Mercury


An Unsatisfying Answer

Denis C.Theriault in The Portland Mercury


Hales Suspends Baruti Artharee for One Week

Aaron Mesh in Willamette Week


Some question whether week suspension for Charlie Hales' adviser is adequate

Ryan Kost in The Oregonian


Baruti Artharee suspension is appropriate

The Oregonian Editorial Board


Statement of Commissioner Nick Fish Concerning Baruti Artharee


Saltzman promises a "fresh set of eyes" at housing bureau

Amanda Waldroupe in Street Roots


Visual Chronicle will portray the underrepresented parts of Portland

Zoe Greenberg in The Oregonian


Portland art tax upheld

In the Portland Tribune


Sources Say: Art tax alive and kicking

In the Portland Tribune


Paid Sick Leave Laws Generate Concern, but Not Much Pain

Robb Mandelbaum in The New York Times