See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

How Gov. Tina Kotek’s $376 million housing package could help this city of 2,000

Posted on AllSides March 4th, 2024
From The Center

Rainier sits 50 miles northwest of Portland, along U.S. 30. The quiet city of roughly 2,000 residents abuts the Columbia River, with city blocks scaffolded like massive steps up the green hills leading away from the water.

It’s a perfect place to live, several residents said. Rainier has the allure of a small city with little crime in a scenic area halfway between the coast and Portland.

But the city has a problem: Limited land, challenging terrain and a lack of development dollars have translated into an extreme housing shortage and rising rents and...

Read full story

AllSides Picks

https://www.oregonlive.com/politics/2024/03/how-gov-tina-koteks-376-million-housing-package-could-help-this-city-of-2000.html

More News about Economy and Jobs from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right