CUB Wraps Up Utility Oversight Commission’s Final Meeting
Last night (Monday, November 24th, 2014) the Utility Oversight Blue Ribbon Commission held its third public hearing followed by a work session to finalize its final report to the Portland City Council. The group demonstrated its hard work and commitment by listening, discussing, and making final decisions from 6:00pm—9:30pm. The Commission reviewed input from a work session with the City Council that took place on November 16th, resulting in several enhancements of the Commission’s final report. I have been honored to serve on the Utility Oversight Commission, and want to thank everyone on...Read More>>
You’re Invited: CUB’s 30th Anniversary Party!
30 Years of CUB: Born in ‘84!
Thursday December 4th, 2014
(Jean Vallum Natural… Read More>>
Heat Or Eat: An Unfair Proposition
Changes in seasons bring to the forefront any number of topics related to household comfort and safety. Home weatherization and… Read More>>
From Boondoggle to Boon: 30 Years of CUB Success
In early 1984, when Oregonians for a Citizens’ Utility Board were collecting signatures to mandate the formation of CUB on… Read More>>
CUB and Blue Ribbon Commission Prepare Final Report to City Council on Portland Utility Oversight
Yesterday (Thursday November 13th), the Utility Oversight Blue Ribbon Commission presented its preliminary recommendations at a work session of the… Read More>>
Reflections on Election 2014
Well, that was interesting. Election 2014 has officially come and gone.
I’m going to admit something that won’t… Read More>>