Entries by jamesparker

Proposal Response Workshop for Small Businesses

REGISTER NOW! Date: April 24, 2017 Time: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Metro Regional Center Council Chamber Room 600 NE Grand Ave. Portland, OR 97232 Professional service businesses are invited to attend this free workshop. This workshop will prepare you for future contracting opportunities with Metro. Learn about doing business with Metro and how […]

OMSI Family Science Night for the Portland Area Native Community

When: Monday, March 13 from 6-8pm Where: OMSI—1945 SE Water Ave, Portland (map included here: https://www.omsi.edu/program/family-science-night) What: The museum exhibition halls will be open including the featured exhibition Art of the Brick, the Life Science Lab, and the Physics Lab. We will also be setting up special space science related activities for the evening. (Planetarium […]

AIANTA’s Tourism and Hospitality Scholarship Program

Apply for AIANTA’s Tourism and Hospitality Scholarship Program. Established to provide American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian students with financial assistance to earn a degree or certificate in the hospitality, tourism, recreation, culinary arts or related fields. AIANTA will award three (3) individuals who have met all scholarship application criteria. AIANTA would like to encourage Indigenous students […]

Contractor Open House for Convention Center Hotel & Parking Garage

Please join Metro, Portland Development Commission and Mortenson Construction at an open house to learn about early bid opportunities for contracts related to the Oregon Convention Center hotel and parking garage.   Hotel + garage bid opportunities March 2017 Flyer Tuesday, March 21 4:30 – 6:30 pm At the Metro Regional Center, Rooms 370 A&B 600 […]

2017 Governor’s Marketplace Conference

The Governor’s Office and the State of Oregon have made it a priority to create equity in public contracting and procurement; bringing opportunities, access and connection for small business to thrive in Oregon. The Governor’s Marketplace Conference brings together industry professionals, public agencies and private organizations, diversity practitioners and small businesses to build valuable relationships. […]

RACC – Stephanie Simek presents Table of Elements at the Portland Building

Stephanie Simek presents Table of Elements (and Minerals) at the Portland Building, February 21 – March 17 Portland, Ore – Drawing on her previous work exploring materials with unusual and interesting physical properties, Stephanie Simek will install her deftly crafted, hand-built “table of holograms” in the Portland Building Installation Space beginning February 21st. Simek’s project, […]

TriMet upcoming project to upgrade rail on Portland’s Steel Bridge

Interested in working on the second oldest vertical-lift bridge in North America? TriMet is hosting an informational session for interested certified firms to learn about our upcoming project to upgrade rail on Portland’s Steel Bridge – project budget estimated at $12 million.  Attendees will learn about type of work to be done – extensive track […]