Vancouver investor seeks to reopen West Linn paper mill
Efforts are under way to reopen the 130-year-old West Linn Paper mill, nearly two years after it abruptly closed and cast out 250 millworkers.
The surprising revival effort is being led by eclectic Clark County investor Ken Peterson…. more stories here:
Grand Ronde tribes plan to purchase closed Blue Heron paper mill in Oregon City
The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde plan to purchase the shutdown Blue Heron paper mill as well as more than one mile of land along the Willamette River further upstream…. more from:
May 09, 2019
Willamette Falls Locks funding in Metro Parks and Nature Bond :
On behalf of the Willamette Falls Locks Commission, we are writing to request that Metro dedicate $5 Million from your planned 2019 Parks and Nature Bond towards repair and reopening of the Willamette Falls Locks and the associated trail and park facilities at the locks…. more from: