Tigard, Oregon

What is Tigard, Oregon known for?


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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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. 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"

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),


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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),


extensive history

at Stanford University *Kaitlin Olson, actress


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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


career hits

therapy . The schools are owned by Corinthian Colleges, Inc. (Corinthian Colleges International, Inc) Amateur performance After graduating from Tigard High School in Tigard, Oregon, Kinkade was a collegiate star at Washington State University. He was a third-team All-American in , and became the school's leader in career hits with 304, a mark he still holds


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shopping complex. The population was 1,382 at the 2000 census. The 2007 estimate is 1,395 residents. PSU:Population Research Center '''Public Transit''' is provided by the Yamhill County Transit Area. Three city routes provide Monday-Friday service starting at 6:30 AM and continuing through 7:50 PM. A Saturday "Loop" runs from 10:00 AM through 6:00 PM. YCTA also


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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.


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in growth as Main Street blossomed with the construction of several new commercial buildings, Germania Hall (a two-story building featuring a restaurant, grocery store, dance hall, and rooms to rent), a shop post office, and a livery stable. Limited telephone service began in 1908. In 1910, the arrival of the Oregon Electric Railway triggered the development of Main Street and pushed Tigardville from being merely a small farming community into a period of growth which would lead to its


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

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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