SEVERE WX : Wind Advisory View Alerts

Oregon State Senator Jeff Golden Holds First Town Hall

Oregon State Senator Jeff Golden (OR-District 3) held his first official town hall since he was elected last November. Roughly 30 people came to Stevenson Union at SOU to hear him speak and ask about his thoughts about important issues that impact them.

Posted: Mar 3, 2019 6:43 PM

ASHLAND, Ore. --- Oregon State Senator Jeff Golden (OR-District 3) held his first official town hall since he was elected last November. Roughly 30 people came to Stevenson Union at SOU to hear him speak and ask about his thoughts about important issues that impact them. One of the main issues discussed was the recent passing of the rent control bill, Senate Bill 608. Golden supports the bill but says it needs some improvements. He adds it fixed the tenant protection problem but doesn't fix the affordable housing issue in the state.

“The affordable housing problem is going to take a lot more housing supply that really involves some complex issues and we'll be dealing with them in the weeks to come," added Senator Golden.

Senator Golden's aide said this is just one of the ways golden can really connect with the people faces those issues.

"It reminds people that they are involved in this process, that they have a voice, that they get to speak almost face to face with their elected representatives. I think that's really valuable in making people feel that they are a part of the process,” said Adam Lohman.
Senator Golden plans to Southern Oregon from Salem at least once a month.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 348766

Reported Deaths: 4161
CountyCasesDeaths
Multnomah54797689
Washington37988313
Marion36055444
Clackamas29094304
Lane26966298
Jackson22632300
Deschutes19577123
Umatilla14241144
Linn12380120
Douglas11795240
Josephine9233195
Yamhill8517110
Klamath7709110
Polk715380
Malheur551574
Benton529130
Coos489691
Columbia371343
Jefferson361450
Union313146
Lincoln310638
Wasco281540
Crook274745
Clatsop239529
Baker198028
Tillamook193328
Hood River188337
Morrow181623
Curry178122
Harney108424
Grant97612
Lake89011
Wallowa67012
Gilliam1484
Sherman1463
Wheeler991
Unassigned00

California Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 4810682

Reported Deaths: 70604
CountyCasesDeaths
Los Angeles147569426398
Riverside3693444990
San Diego3641044163
San Bernardino3563155566
Orange3227415518
Sacramento1576212279
Santa Clara1445181890
Kern1441461605
Fresno1441232051
Alameda1198871374
San Joaquin1018071708
Ventura1005241164
Contra Costa99234982
Stanislaus851571315
Tulare78945951
San Francisco54031645
San Mateo53828622
Monterey50696582
Solano45761334
Santa Barbara44836521
Merced41781577
Sonoma40711402
Placer38902415
Imperial35642764
Kings32369314
San Luis Obispo29653329
Madera23518281
Butte23364260
Shasta23360334
Santa Cruz20861218
Yolo20147247
Marin17581243
El Dorado16960149
Sutter13775169
Napa12808100
Yuba994282
Tehama9298104
Humboldt9102108
Nevada903990
Mendocino752786
Lassen746346
San Benito737372
Tuolumne673993
Lake6506104
Amador537264
Siskiyou442742
Glenn430330
Calaveras381780
Del Norte356141
Colusa301718
Inyo196739
Mono16445
Plumas15756
Mariposa127315
Trinity86011
Modoc6698
Unassigned1860
Sierra1760
Alpine1020
Out of CA00
Medford
Partly Cloudy
44° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 44°
Brookings
Partly Cloudy
52° wxIcon
Hi: 50° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 52°
Crater Lake
Partly Cloudy
44° wxIcon
Hi: 47° Lo: 34°
Feels Like: 44°
Grants Pass
Clear
44° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 35°
Feels Like: 44°
Klamath Falls
Partly Cloudy
53° wxIcon
Hi: 60° Lo: 43°
Feels Like: 53°
Storm system arrives today
KDRV Radar
KDRV Fire Danger
KDRV Weather Cam

Community Events