Your guide to Central Oregon's progressive community and events

Election Weekend GOTV Phone Bank

Online - see event link OR

On Saturday May 16th we will be having a special Election Weekend Phone Bank. It is important to reach out to voters up until Election Day May 19th, so sign up, and bring a friend! This is one of the last opportunities to reach voters, and with your help, we can win this primary! Join […]

Phil Chang – Virtual Town Hall

Join Deschutes County Commissioner candidate Phil Chang to learn about the role of the county, and what his priorities are moving forward with COVID, wildfire, and other pressing local issues. This virtual event will be held on Zoom, so register now!

Get yard signs for Bend City Council and other local candidates!

Discovery Park 1315 NW Discovery Drive, Bend

Come on out to grab signs for your local Bend Council candidates and more! RITA'S SIGNS ARE HERE! Stop by Discovery Park from 5:30-7pm on Sunday September 20. We'll take all COVID precautions, provide hand-off right to your car if desired, and we'll also have yard signs for Phil Chang and other great candidates. **rescheduled […]

Phil Chang and Jamie McLeod-Skinner

Bend, OR, United States

Watch here: This Town Hall will be held over Zoom. Join Jamie McLeod Skinner and Phil Chang for a discussion on building a more resilient and sustainable economy.

Candidate Forum: Deschutes County Commissioners

VOTE! Civic engagement is essential! To that end, City Club has partnered with the League of Women Voters of Deschutes County, to bring you a series of Fall Candidate Forums for positions on the Oregon ballot for the general election. These online forums are FREE to the public. The League of Women Voters is a […]

COAR Deschutes County Commission Forum

Bend, OR, United States

This year COAR will host a series of virtual candidate forums for the 2020 November election. The series is free to the public and will include forums for key city council and county commission races in Central Oregon. COAR has again partnered with KTVZ News Channel 21 on the events, and Lee Anderson – anchor […]

Debate for County Commissioner

Central Oregon Daily News, KBND, and the Source are joining to host a debate with the candidates for Deschutes County Commissioner. Watch live on KBNZ/CBS at 7pm!

KTVZ Debate for County Commission

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) – NewsChannel 21 will broadcast and livestream six half-hour debates among candidates in top Central Oregon races in coming days. The 7 p.m. broadcasts, without commercial interruptions, will be a good opportunity to hear the candidates address the top issues of the day and why they feel they would be the best […]

State of the County

Ed Ray Hall, OSU-Cascades 1500 SW Chandler Ave, Bend, OR, United States

Register here: $25 Members | $40 Non-members | $30 for Members at the door | $40 for Non-members at the door You’re invited to join the Bend Chamber, in partnership with Miller Lumber and Sunwest Builders, for the annual State of the County address with commissioners Patti Adair, Phil Chang and Tony DeBone. You’ll gain […]