January 2020 Government & Community Relations Update

Governor announces legislative push to fund Oregon ShakeAlert

January 28, 2020
First published in Around the O, January 28, 2020 With a vision for preparing the state for a large Cascadia earthquake, Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced on Monday a resiliency agenda for the upcoming legislative session that would include $7.5 million in funding to the University of Oregon to build out the ShakeAlert earthquake early warning system.

From the classroom to Congress: Oregon Law students in DC

January 17, 2020
First published in Around the O on January 15, 2020.