Redmond, Oregon

What is Redmond, Oregon known for?


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for Redmond in the ''Oregon Blue Book'' *Redmond Chamber of Commerce north. Horizon Airlines, SkyWest Airlines (flying as both


agricultural community

access to Smith Rock State Park, a climbing mecca, and Culver (Culver, Oregon). North of Culver, the highway enters the agricultural community of Madras (Madras, Oregon). accessdate October 8, 2009 Les and his brother Leland moved with their mother to Redmond, Oregon, then a small Central Oregon sawmill and farming town,


liberal art

. Other major east-west routes include U.S. Route 26 (U.S. Route 26 (Oregon)), U.S. Route 30 (U.S. Route 30 in Oregon), U.S. Route 20 (U.S. Route 20 (Oregon)) and U.S. Route 730. On December 28, 2005, a kitten with cyclopia, "Cy", was born in the Redmond (Redmond, Oregon), Oregon, United States and died about one day after birth. deep canyon. West of Madras (Madras, Oregon), Round Butte Dam backs up the Deschutes River, creating Lake Billy Chinook. *Medford (Medford, Oregon) (Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport) *Redmond (Redmond, Oregon) Bend (Bend, Oregon) (Roberts Field)


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—the county seat of Deschutes County— from Eugene (Eugene, Oregon). History Redmond was named after Frank T. Redmond, who settled in the area in 1905.

States Forest Service U.S. Forest Service operates an air base and training center for firefighting, and Butler Aircraft, a fixed-base operator, flies DC-7 aircraft for firefighting efforts. Highways Redmond lies at the intersection of U.S. Route 126 and U.S. Route 97 (U.S. Route 97 in Oregon). The latter runs on an expressway (Controlled-access highway) alignment through the city known as the Redmond Parkway. Rail A BNSF mainline runs north-south through

20 in Oregon U.S. Route 20 ) and the McKenzie Highway (Oregon Route 126) merge briefly to form Cascade Avenue, the main thoroughfare through downtown Sisters. On Cascade Avenue, there is a lot of pedestrian traffic and many specialty stores and galleries. East of Sisters the two highways split, with 126 heading to Redmond (Redmond, Oregon) and 20 going to Bend (Bend, Oregon). Deschutes


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: cms.transportation.org sites route docs USRN%20Minutes%20October%2017,%202008.doc AASHO October 2008 meeting In Redmond is an intersection with Oregon Route 126. Continuing north out of Redmond, one enters a high desert region marked by numerous deep river gorges, including the Crooked River (Crooked River (Oregon)) gorge (which 97 passes over near the Peter Skene Ogden State Scenic Viewpoint and rest area). Towns along the route include Terrebonne, which provides


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to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (United States Department of Agriculture)'s National Resources Conservation Service, in half of the years between 1971 and 2000, the USDA weather station in Redmond recorded the last below-freezing temperatures after July 3 and the first below-freezing temperatures before August 31.


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;. ''The Oregonian'', p. B1. Les AuCoin, a nine-term member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Oregon's First District, grew up in Redmond, attending the city's public schools from the first grade until graduation from Redmond Union High School (as it was called then) in 1960. References deep canyon. West of Madras (Madras, Oregon), Round Butte Dam backs up the Deschutes River, creating Lake Billy Chinook. *Medford (Medford, Oregon) (Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport) *Redmond (Redmond, Oregon) Bend (Bend, Oregon) (Roberts Field)


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Crest is one of Redmond's major employers, and one of Deschutes County's largest corporate tax payers. Williams, Steve, "The Expansion of Oregon’s Destination Resorts", WorkSource Oregon, ''www.qualityinfo.org'', Oregon Employment Department, Salem, Oregon, 29 March 2007. Education Redmond School District encompasses and operates 11 schools: 7 elementary


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Historical Society Press pages 802 date 2003 isbn 0-87595-278X It was platted in 1906 by a company which would become part of Central Oregon Irrigation District building a canal. Electrification and the Oregon Trunk


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schools along with 2 middle schools, 2 high schools (Redmond (Redmond High School (Oregon)) and Ridgeview (Ridgeview High School (Redmond, Oregon))), and 1 private Christian school serving grades Prek-12th. Redmond's total enrollment on September 26, 2006 was 6,892. Redmond is also home of the Redmond Proficiency Academy, a 6-12 charter school serving students from Redmond and the greater Central Oregon area. Redmond School District elementary schools serve grades K-5, middle school grades 6

Redmond, Oregon

'''Redmond''' is a city in Deschutes County (Deschutes County, Oregon), Oregon, United States. Incorporated on July 6, 1910, the city is on the eastern side of Oregon's Cascade Range, in the High Desert (High Desert (Oregon)), and is the geographical heart of Central Oregon. and the population continues to grow at a rate of about 8% each year.

The city encompasses from Eugene (Eugene, Oregon).

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