Portland

PacifiCorp’s big renewable energy RFP ready to roll

“Sharpen your pencils” was the word from PacifiCorp on Monday as it prepared to accept bids for a big, eagerly anticipated renewable energy expansion. Regulators in Oregon and Utah approved the multistate utility’s request for proposals just before the Fourth of July holiday weekend, setting the stage for its release on Tuesday. The company is currently completing construction of a $3 billion wind-focused ...

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Three New Test Companies Bid for Exam School Test

Three high-level testing companies have submitted bids to Boston Public Schools to be the next Exam School Test provider – potentially administering their first test for entrance into the City’s three elite 7-12 schools this fall. Supt. Brenda Cassellius said they are happy with the bids and believe it will result in a much fairer test that opens up exam ...

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TOWN OF PORTLAND Board accepts roadwork bids Repairs likely coming to River Oaks

The Portland Town Board held its first meeting since February, which was conducted in a markedly different manner. Chairman Jeff Spoke and Supervisor Kurt Keach were physically present while the rest of the board chose to meet via teleconference. During the meeting, Spoke monitored three cell phones laid out on the table in front of him, each one connected to ...

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