Government Meetings: December 6 – December 13

This week’s Government Meetings: December 6 – December 13

To view The Advocate’s full events calendar please visit https://www.corvallisadvocate.com/calendar

Tuesday, December 6

Board of Commissioners Tuesday Board Meeting. Board of Commissioners Office, Kalapuya Holmes & Shipley Public Meeting Rooms, 4500 SW Research Way, Corvallis. 9 a.m. Join remotely via Zoom: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/88006666008?pwd=QzM3RU5LS0xLU2xsSGV3d1h2a291Zz09 Or watch on Facebook live at https://facebook.com/BentonCoGov  Visit https://www.co.benton.or.us/boc/page/board-commissioners-tuesday-board-meeting-46 for more info.

Mental Health Addictions and Developmental Disabilities Advisory Committee (MHADDAC) Meeting. 5:15 p.m. Every first Tuesday from 5:15-6:30, the Mental Health Addictions and Developmental Disabilities Advisory Committee (MHADDAC) meets to discuss topics related to the populations represented in the advisory committee. It is open to the public and anyone interested in serving on the committee can contact Benton County for more information on the application process. Visit https://www.co.benton.or.us/health/page/mental-health-addictions-and-developmental-disabilities-advisory-committee-mhaddac for more info.

Virtual Public Meeting – Rent Burdens and Possible Solutions. 6 p.m. Under an Oregon state law (HB 4006) passed in 2018, communities like Corvallis that have high percentages of households with “severe rent burdens” – meaning that those households are paying more than 50% of their income for their costs to rent a home – must hold a public meeting each year. https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4875521957266955024. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/bc-hcdab/page/virtual-public-meeting-rent-burdens-and-possible-solutions for more info.

Joint Public Hearing Benton County Board of Commissioners & Adair Village City Council. 6 p.m. TO ATTEND IN PERSON: Santiam Christian High School’s main building, 7226 NE Arnold Ave, Adair Village. TO JOIN THE MEETING ONLINE: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81308860388?pwd=MzVmYkdQWEZUWTNuMFU4eHF1VW5Hdz09. Visit https://www.co.benton.or.us/boc/page/joint-public-hearing-benton-county-board-commissioners-adair-village-city-council for more info.

Planning Commission Public Hearing – LU-22-054. 7 p.m. Amendments to the stormwater provisions of the Benton County Development Code. The Benton County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, December 6, 2022, at 7:00 p.m.  The Planning Commission will then make a recommendation to the Board of Commissioners regarding the proposed code amendments. You can attend the public hearing in person or on-line. Visit https://www.co.benton.or.us/pc/page/planning-commission-public-hearing-lu-22-054 for more info.

Wednesday, December 7

Community Police Review Advisory Board (CPRAB). 3 p.m. The Community Police Review Advisory Board (CPRAB) meeting will begin at 3:00 pm in the Madison Avenue Meeting Room located at 500 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis, Oregon. Community members who would like to attend the meeting may do so using this link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1096475204113420889. Community members who wish to offer public comments either via telephone or through their computer must preregister with Kristine Steeves at Kristine.Steeves@corvallisoregon.gov by 12:00pm on Tuesday, December 6, 2022. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/bc-cprab/page/community-police-review-advisory-board-cprab-1 for more info.

Social Services Council Policy Task Force. 4:30 p.m. The Social Services Council Policy Task Force meeting will be held in-person at the Corvallis Community Center and virtually through the link below at 4:30 p.m. Community members who would like to attend the meeting virtually may do so using this link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8198110855276278800. Learn more about the task force here: https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/bc-sscptf. Task Force Chair: Paul Shaffer, City Councilor, 541-766-6497. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/bc-sscptf/page/social-services-council-policy-task-force-4 for more info.

Planning Commission. 6:30 p.m. Use this link to obtain a GoToWebinar attendee link which will allow you to observe, but not speak or present during the meeting: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3847020088950041356. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/bc-pc/page/planning-commission-71 for more info.

Thursday, December 8

Civic Beautification and Urban Forestry Department Advisory Committee Meeting. 9 a.m. The Civic Beautification and Urban Forestry Department Advisory Committee Meeting will be held 9 am  at the Corvallis Parks and Recreation Administration Building. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/bc-cbufdac/page/civic-beautification-and-urban-forestry-department-advisory-committee-meeting-13 for more info.

Council Work Session. 4 p.m. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend City Council work sessions. This work session is being held in-person and virtually. The public may register to watch the work session live on the internet at this link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2944061554214959115. Community members wishing to offer testimony in advance on subjects on topics appearing on any City Council agenda and not related to a public hearing before the Council are strongly encouraged to do so in writing. City Council will accept verbal comments as time allows. The deadline to preregister for verbal testimony and to submit written comments or materials is 12:00 pm the day of the meeting. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/mc/page/council-work-session-69 for more info.

Monday, December 12

Statewide Transportation Improvement Fund Advisory Committee Meeting. 9 a.m. Visit https://www.co.benton.or.us/stac/page/statewide-transportation-improvement-fund-advisory-committee-meeting for more info.

Board of Commissioners Goal-Setting Work Session. 9 a.m. In person: Benton County Kalapuya Building, 4500 SW Research Way, Corvallis. Via

Zoom video: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/86272083965?pwd=NmJXSXlTV0dTMDM4UUNlTUNmQkZKdz09; Meeting ID: 862 7208 3965; Zoom Passcode: 687013 Via Zoom Phone Audio: Dial 253-215-8782; Zoom Meeting ID: 862 7208 3965; Zoom Passcode: 687013. Visit https://www.co.benton.or.us/boc/page/board-commissioners-goal-setting-work-session-80 for more info.

STIF Advisory Committee Meeting. 9 a.m. Visit https://www.co.benton.or.us/stif/page/stif-advisory-committee-meeting for more info.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force. 4 p.m. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend DEITF meetings. This meeting is being held in-person and virtually. Those who would like to attend the meeting virtually may do so using this link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/158421359151385100. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/bc/page/diversity-equity-and-inclusion-task-force-4 for more info.

Social Services Council Policy Task Force. Corvallis Community Center, 2601 NW Tyler Ave., Corvallis. 4:30 p.m. The Social Services Council Policy Task Force meeting will be held in-person at the Corvallis Community Center and virtually through the link below at 4:30 p.m. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/bc-sscptf/page/social-services-council-policy-task-force-6 for more info.

Tuesday, December 13

Council Orientation Session [POSSIBLE QUORUM]. 4 p.m. The City will hold an orientation session for the incoming City Council. This session will be held in-person and virtually. See the published agenda for session details. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/mc/page/council-orientation-session-possible-quorum-3 for more info.

Historic Resources Commission. 6:30 p.m. People wishing to participate may submit comments in writing, speak during the online meeting, or simply observe the meeting. Use this link to obtain a GoToWebinar attendee link which will allow you to observe, but not speak or present during the meeting:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/468022944651779085. Visit https://www.corvallisoregon.gov/bc-hrc/page/historic-resources-commission-57 for more info.

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