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Volume IV, Issue 6

June 2006

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Sue Conger leaves a community legacy

Sue Conger touched so many aspects of Cedar Mill, we decided to ask several community members to contribute their memories of her and the ways she shaped the community.



History in the News
Before it was Beaverton

The property proposed for a Wal-Mart store in the Cedar Mill area lies at the intersection of NW Barnes Road and Cedar Hills Boulevard. It’s future use is unknown as of this date but its past history is well known.


Featured Business
Cedar Mill Farmers' Market

Eight years ago, two Cedar Mill residents, Rhonnda Edmiston and Leilani Esping felt a need for a community-building event in Cedar Mill. Because we lack a community center, plaza, or even a park in which to gather, Leilani and Rhonnda saw the need for some sort of social hub in the community.



Highway 217 repaving project will begin soon

Oregon Mainline Paving, a contractor for the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) is beginning work in July to grind and pave OR 217 from 72nd Avenue in Tigard to the U.S. 26 (Sunset Highway) interchange.


Summer Reading Sign-up Begins

Developing an appreciation for reading at a young age provides positive and creative outlets for a child’s energy and imagination, as well as a strong foundation for their future.


Willamette Valley Ponderosa Pine

Oregonians are accustomed to seeing these tall, straight-trunked trees on the east side of the Cascades, so people are surprised to learn that the Willamette Valley has its own variety of ponderosas that do very well in the wetter climes of the valley.



Our Creeks, Our Selves: Watershed Tour of Rock and Bronson Creeks

Our creeks are the stories of ourselves. Their health, flow, and the wildlife they support all reflect the human condition, past and present. Join the Rock Creek Watershed Partners as we explore the state of Rock and Bronson Creeks on Saturday, June 17th from 10am to 1pm.


Next Meeting
Cedar Mill Business Association

Tuesday, June 20, 7:30 am

Place: Cedar Mill Community Library

Topic: TBA?

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