Tigard, Oregon

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: www.bluebook.state.or.us local populations pop04.htm Oregon Blue Book Incorporated in 1961, the city is located south of Beaverton (Beaverton, Oregon) and north of Tualatin (Tualatin, Oregon), and is part of the Portland metropolitan area. Interstate 5 (Interstate 5 in Oregon) and Oregon Route 217 are the main freeways in the city, with Oregon Route 99W and Oregon Route 210 serving as other major highways, with rail service provided by the TriMet-operated

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to celebrate 50th birthday url http: www.oregonlive.com tigard index.ssf 2013 10 tigard_public_library_plans_to.html#incart_river_default accessdate 28 October 2013 newspaper The Oregonian date October 26, 2013 Economy class "wikitable" style "float:right; clear:right; margin:0 0 0.5em 1em;" +Largest employers - !Employer Employees (2014)


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) and a meeting hall, and renamed East Butte to "Tigardville" in 1886.

incorporation as a city in 1961. The town was renamed Tigard in 1907 by the railroad to greater distinguish it from the nearby Wilsonville (Wilsonville, Oregon), and the focus of the town reoriented northeast towards the new rail stop as growth accelerated. 1911 marked the introduction of electricity, as the Tualatin Valley Electric company joined Tigard to a service grid with Sherwood (Sherwood, Oregon) and Tualatin (Tualatin, Oregon). William Ariss built


work population

Oregon Population Report last Proehl first Risa S. date March 2009 work Population Research Center publisher Portland State University pages 7 accessdate 2009-05-05 The seat (county seat) and largest city is Hillsboro (Hillsboro, Oregon). Other cities include Beaverton (Beaverton, Oregon), Tigard (Tigard, Oregon), and Forest Grove (Forest Grove, Oregon), the oldest city in the county.


television advertising

Unit In mid-2005 InFocus acquired the company TUN (The University Network), which provided digital media and thin screen television advertising to colleges, and then sold it in late 2006 to Submedia LLC. The company later became a publicly traded


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) and a meeting hall, and renamed East Butte to "Tigardville" in 1886.

incorporation as a city in 1961. The town was renamed Tigard in 1907 by the railroad to greater distinguish it from the nearby Wilsonville (Wilsonville, Oregon), and the focus of the town reoriented northeast towards the new rail stop as growth accelerated. 1911 marked the introduction of electricity, as the Tualatin Valley Electric company joined Tigard to a service grid with Sherwood (Sherwood, Oregon) and Tualatin (Tualatin, Oregon). William Ariss built a blacksmith shop on Main Street in 1912 that eventually evolved into a modern service station. In the 1930s the streets and walks of Main Street were finally paved, and another school established to accommodate growth. The city was the respondent in (and eventual loser of) the landmark (landmark case) property rights case, ''Dolan v. City of Tigard'', decided by the Supreme Court of the United States in 1994. The case established the "rough proportionality" test that is now applied throughout the United States when a local government evaluates a land use application and determines the exactions to require of the recipient of a land use approval. Dolan v. Tigard In the 2004 general elections, the city of Tigard won approval from its voters to annex the unincorporated suburbs on Bull Mountain (Bull Mountain, Oregon), a hill to the west of Tigard. However, residents in that area have rejected annexation and are currently fighting in court various moves by the city. Government thumb 250px Tigard Transit Center (File:Tigard Transit Center Station side.JPG) station in downtown on the Westside Express Service (WES) thumb 250px Bull Mountain Road in Tigard (File:Bull Mountain Road in Tigard Oregon.JPG) Fire protection and EMS services are provided through Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue. , and became the school's leader in career hits with 304, a mark he still holds. Kinkade had been drafted in by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 19th round of the 1994 June draft, with the 515th overall pick, but elected to return to school for his senior year instead of turning pro. The Brewers drafted him again the next year, in the ninth round with the 236th overall pick, and this time he signed the contract. KUIK first went on the air in 1954 from studios and offices on Oregon Route 219 just south of downtown Hillsboro. Later, the station moved to its current facility in the Hillsboro Airport terminal. KUIK serves Washington County (Washington County, Oregon), which includes the cities and communities of Hillsboro, Beaverton (Beaverton, Oregon), Aloha, Tigard (Tigard, Oregon), Tualatin (Tualatin, Oregon), Sherwood (Sherwood, Oregon), Wilsonville (Wilsonville, Oregon), Forest Grove (Forest Grove, Oregon) and Banks.


wrestling professional

States. Early life Maven was born to an African-American father and an Argentine mother. After his mother died he was adopted by his mother's brother and his wife. Maven graduated from Eastern Mennonite University of Harrisonburg, Virginia in 1998. Before becoming a professional wrestler (professional wrestling), Maven was a middle school teacher, teaching Grade 6, at Twality Middle School in Tigard, Oregon. ref name "SLAM! story


innovative design

was established in 1939 by Pete Gerber, and has a reputation for making quality knives of innovative design, designed by famous knifemakers. Gerber was the first Production knife company to collaborate with a custom knife maker when it collaborated with David Murphy (Murphy knives). , and became the school's leader in career hits with 304, a mark he still holds. Kinkade had been drafted in by the Milwaukee Brewers in the 19th round of the 1994 June draft, with the 515th overall pick, but elected to return to school for his senior year instead of turning pro. The Brewers drafted him again the next year, in the ninth round with the 236th overall pick, and this time he signed the contract. KUIK first went on the air in 1954 from studios and offices on Oregon Route 219 just south of downtown Hillsboro. Later, the station moved to its current facility in the Hillsboro Airport terminal. KUIK serves Washington County (Washington County, Oregon), which includes the cities and communities of Hillsboro, Beaverton (Beaverton, Oregon), Aloha, Tigard (Tigard, Oregon), Tualatin (Tualatin, Oregon), Sherwood (Sherwood, Oregon), Wilsonville (Wilsonville, Oregon), Forest Grove (Forest Grove, Oregon) and Banks.


population research

in Washington County (Washington County, Oregon), Oregon, United States. The population was 48,035 at the 2010 census. As of 2007, Tigard was the state's 12th largest city. http

Oregon Population Report last Proehl first Risa S. date March 2009 work Population Research Center publisher Portland State University pages 7 accessdate 2009-05-05 The seat (county seat) and largest city is Hillsboro (Hillsboro, Oregon). Other cities include Beaverton (Beaverton, Oregon), Tigard (Tigard, Oregon), and Forest Grove (Forest Grove, Oregon), the oldest city in the county.


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. County). After years of delays due to lack of funding, the project received approval from the Federal Transit Administration in May 2004, "Wilsonville–Beaverton commuter train OK'd" (May 11, 2004). ''The Oregonian'' (MetroWest edition), p. C1. resulting in the funding of approximately 50 percent of the line's capital costs. Track work began October 23, 2006, in Wilsonville (Wilsonville, Oregon), and a ceremonial "ground-breaking&quot

11, 2004). ''The Oregonian'' (MetroWest edition), p. C1. resulting in the funding of approximately 50 percent of the line's capital costs. Track work began October 23, 2006, in Wilsonville (Wilsonville, Oregon), and a ceremonial "ground-breaking" was held two days later in Tigard (Tigard, Oregon),

Tigard, Oregon

'''Tigard''' As of 2007, Tigard was the state's 12th largest city. Oregon Blue Book Incorporated in 1961, the city is located south of Beaverton (Beaverton, Oregon) and north of Tualatin (Tualatin, Oregon), and is part of the Portland metropolitan area. Interstate 5 (Interstate 5 in Oregon) and Oregon Route 217 are the main freeways in the city, with Oregon Route 99W and Oregon Route 210 serving as other major highways, with rail service provided by the TriMet-operated Westside Express Service.

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