Thursday, October 22, 2015

Tigard is on tonight's Oregon Field Guide!

Tigard’s Surface Water Quality staffer Carla Staedter said the city is featured in a story about Urban Beavers on OPB’s Oregon Field Guide tonight - Thursday, October 22 at 8:30 p.m. 

OPB interviewed Tigard staff and the neighbors to see how the city deals with this industrious creature.  Vince Patton, the OFG Producer said it will repeat the following Sunday at 6:30 p.m. on channel 10 or after the story airs, it will be viewable on the OPB website:

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Crosswalks and When to Stop for Peds...

Image by Peter Gibson
With an increasing number of pedestrians on our roads (yeah!) the city filmed a Public Service Announcement (PSA) about crosswalks called “Every intersection is a crosswalk”.
Here’s a link to the PSA that’s playing on kiosks in Washington Square, Bridgeport Village and on public television.

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Free Concert at the Library

The Tualatin Valley Community Band will perform a free Halloween Concert on Sunday, October 25 at 3 p.m., at the Tigard Public Library, 13500 S.W. Hall Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97223 in the Burgess Community Room.

The concert will feature Halloween themed pieces; “Funeral March of a Marionette,” “Toccata and Fugue in D Minor,” “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” and other songs we all knew as kids! Dress up in a Halloween costume and join us for this family friendly concert.

Tualatin Valley Community Band is led by Music Director, Kevin Soon. More information about the band and the concert is available at