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Ranger The Bloodhound
Ranger is the latest patrol addition to the Bend Police Department and is proving to be an important asset to the department as well as to the citizens of Bend.
Views: 12627 CityofBendOregon
German Fire Fighter Visit CityEdDec08
German Fire Fighters visit Bend to exchange ideas and knowledge
Views: 6441 CityofBendOregon
ADA Curb Ramps - CC
Public works is planning many curb ramp improvements in compliance with ADA requirements.
Views: 11664 CityofBendOregon
Bend Fire & Rescue Skid Truck Training - CC
BF&R drivers attend in the Oregon Department of Public Safety skid truck training to prepare for winter driving conditions. Take an exciting ride with Bend Firefighters.
Views: 10421 CityofBendOregon
Vactor Truck Stormwater Operations
Every wonder what this truck is used for? Check out our new vactor truck in action. And please help us keep pollutants out of our storm drain system because it's all connected (to our river or towards our drinking water). Just remember, "Only rain in the storm drain."
Views: 12085 CityofBendOregon
I am Public Works
Employees of the City of Bend Public Works Department, share stories about the work they perform for the City.
Views: 4963 CityofBendOregon
Why KIALOA Makes Paddles in Bend
KIALOA builds outrigger and standup paddle board paddles in Bend. Here are a few reasons why. http://www.kialoa.com/ 541.382.5355
Views: 2983 CityofBendOregon
Community Service Officers
Community Service Officers play an important role in the Bend Police Department – enforcing leash laws for dogs, working special events and assisting with crime scene investigations.
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Volunteer Officers Assist Bend Police Dept. - CC
Volunteers are trained to take over lighter duties to leave Patrol Officers to fight crime in the City.
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Firefighters Train for Trench Rescue - CC
Bend Fire & Rescue sends firefighters to train with other departments in how to effectively rescue workers trapped underground in a trench collapse
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Noxious Weeds are Back (They never left!)
They never left! Once again Bend tackles the noxious weed problem growing in all areas of Bend and Deschutes County.
Views: 2718 CityofBendOregon
Bend Fire & Rescue - Firefighter Values
Bend Firefighters have a unique bond and culture that shows in this short film about the men and women who make up the firefighter family of Bend Fire & Rescue.
Views: 2837 CityofBendOregon
City of Bend Police Department Lip Sync Challenge
City of Bend Police Department performs "We Built This City" by Starship. Check out the original: https://youtu.be/K1b8AhIsSYQ Thanks to everyone who helped make this happen! #bendpd #lipsync #lipsyncchallenge #lipsyncbattle #lawenforcement #police #bend #oregon
Views: 1774 CityofBendOregon
Southeast Sewer Interceptor Construction - CC
Bend Public Works Department has started construction of a new gravity feed sewer system for Southeast Bend, eventually connecting to the wastewater treatment plant near the Bend Municipal Airport.
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Bend Oregon Police Department Recruiting 2017
The Bend Police Department is looking for men and women who exemplify teamwork, integrity and excellence who want to work among the best officers on the West Coast.
Views: 2699 CityofBendOregon
Ice Rescue Training
Winter is a dangerous time with ice forming on the Deschutes River and Mirror Pond. The Bend Fire Department recently held a training exercise to be prepared for any ice rescue emergency that may occur.
Views: 1459 CityofBendOregon
Traffic Signal Synchronization - CC
Not many people realize that all traffic signals in Bend are maintained by ODOT, in a cooperative agreement with the City of Bend. The cooperation also includes traffic signal coordination between State and City roads at intersections.
Views: 6115 CityofBendOregon
Back Flow Device Testing
Home owners are responsible for the installation and yearly testing of a back flow device to protect their drinking water from their irrigation system. Visit our official City of Bend, Oregon, website at http://bendoregon.gov.
Views: 6436 CityofBendOregon
Women EMT's Join Ranks of Bend Fire & Rescue
With the expansion of our basic life support ambulance crews, the City has added more women to the fire department than ever before.
Views: 1967 CityofBendOregon
Sewer Line Construction Update
The Southeast sewer interceptor line is a gravity fed system, requiring the pipes leading to the wastewater treatment plant to be buried deep underground, a difficult construction task.
Views: 1017 CityofBendOregon
Neighborhood Associations - CC
Bend has 13 neighborhood associations that play a vital role in City Administration
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Jodie Barram Delivers on a Promise
Bend City Councilor and Mayor Pro Tem, Jodie Barram, raised $5000 for cancer support group, Sara's Project and following up on a promise, donated her hair to Locks of Love.
Views: 2993 CityofBendOregon
Industrial Pretreatment of Fats, Oils & Grease   CityEdJan09
City of Bend FOG program requires all restaurants and eating establishments to remove pollutants before wastewater enters the sewer system.
Views: 2688 CityofBendOregon
Top Dog - K9 Trials  CC
The Bend Police Department hosts the Central Oregon K9 trials where police dogs from around the State compete for 'Top Dog' honors.
Views: 5369 CityofBendOregon
City of Bend Accessibility Advisory Committee
The City of Bend is moving forward with ADA updates to our curb ramp and sidewalk system around the city and relying on citizen input to determine what areas need improvement.
Views: 1759 CityofBendOregon
Quick Response Squad 366
Bend Fire & Rescue has formed a quick response squad that is available to answer lower priority calls, leaving EMS and fire crews in station available for major emergencies.
Views: 2064 CityofBendOregon
Transportation & Transit Planning
Bend partners with the Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council and the Metropolitan Planning Organization to look far into the future for transit and transportation planning
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Water Reclamation Facility Virtual Tour
Bend's wastewater treatment plant
Views: 1245 CityofBendOregon
Homeless in Central Oregon  CityEdJan09
With the Winter weather, the homeless population in Central Oregon is growing.
Views: 9152 CityofBendOregon
Tobacco in Condega, Nicaragua
The tobacco fields and cigar factories in Condega Nicaragua provide employment for local families but it is not an easy job.
Views: 2496 CityofBendOregon
Hydro Flask does Business in Bend
Hydro Flask is an innovative company located in Bend that has a hydration product well suited to the Bend lifestyle.
Views: 722 CityofBendOregon
New Trucks for Bend Fire & Rescue
After 20 years in service, Bend Fire & Rescue is replacing six fire engines with new and improved vehicles and the firefighters are eagerly training on some very impressive machines!
Views: 1081 CityofBendOregon
Bend Fire Fighters Train for Stairclimb Competition - CC
16 firefighters from Bend will travel to Seattle in March for the annual stair climb competition to benefit leukemia and lymphoma research. They are now engaged in fund raising/training exercises around Bend
Views: 3090 CityofBendOregon
Paint Stripe Road Crew
With hundreds of miles to paint and thousands of gallons of paint to apply, Bend's Public Works crews are hard at work during July and August each year
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Seattle Stair Climb Training
For the 10th year Bend Firefighters are heading to Seattle for the annual Firefighter Stairclimb event to raise money for the Leukemia / Lymphoma Society. Here’s their story as they train in public places across the City.
Views: 1244 CityofBendOregon
Bend's Community Garden
Located at Franklin and 9th, Bend's Community Garden is in it's final stages and will be ready for planting in the Spring of 2014 thanks to the many volunteers who helped create it.
Views: 292 CityofBendOregon
Value Engineering in Surface Water Project
Bend Public Works selected RSRI, a Florida engineering firm to conduct an assessment of the engineering plan for the Surface Water Project.
Views: 2294 CityofBendOregon
Bend Urban Growth Boundary
After 5 years of work, the City is about to offer open public hearings on the revised UGB proposal. Citizen Committees and City staff have been working hard on creating a new document that will redefine our Urban Growth Boundary.
Views: 307 CityofBendOregon
Why CEO's do Business in Bend
Bend's Business Advocate supports business in Bend. Here, CEO's, Presidents and Founders tell why they choose to headquarter their companies in Bend.
Views: 1083 CityofBendOregon
Two Bulls Fire and Defensible Space
The similarities between the Awbry Hall fire in the early 90's and the recent Two Bulls Fire are striking. Both burned around 6000 acres and moved North to South on the West flank of Bend - all the more reason to create a fire break around your home in the event of wildfire.
Views: 1204 CityofBendOregon
City Building Inspectors go High Tech - CC
Building inspectors from the City of Bend go on site with full connectivity for electronic plan review. Five inspectors are covering up to 100 inspections a day and the digital files are accessible from the job site.
Views: 3809 CityofBendOregon
City Crews Work Around the Clock when Storms hit Bend
City crews and working 24-hours a day keeping Bend streets clear and open in very challenging conditions.
Views: 1378 CityofBendOregon
Electronic Plan Review Saves Time
Bend is one of the only cities to have a paperless plan review and is often called upon by other cities interested in learning how we do it.
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2017-18 Winter Operations - Clearing Bend Streets
With the lessons learned Winter of 2016-17, the City of Bend is implementing new procedures this year to insure our City Streets will be plowed just as quickly and efficiently as possible
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Bend Fire & Rescue Trains New Recruits
Over 100 individuals applied and only 10 were accepted in the new recruit class for Bend Fire & Rescue
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Urban Growth Boundary Plan
Bend’s Urban Growth Boundary expansion has been approved by City Council and will soon be submitted to the State. Here are some highlights of how we are expanding for the expected growth in Bend over the next 20 years.
Views: 692 CityofBendOregon
Advantages of Gravity Sewer Lines.
Construction continues on along 27th St for the deep sewer line being installed. In this story engineers explain the advantages of building a gravity line versus installing more massive pumps to move sewage to the wastewater treatment plant East of the City.
Views: 545 CityofBendOregon
Dial-A-Ride CityEdOct08
Bend Area Transit's Dial-A-Ride service helps seniors and people with disabilities.
Views: 2660 CityofBendOregon
Why Bend Research does Business in Bend
Bend Research is a premier research facility headquartered in Bend. Here, CEO Rod Ray, PhD, CE, talks about why the company chose to do business in Bend.
Views: 1449 CityofBendOregon
BPD Recon Robot Camera - CC
A law enforcement grant allowed the Bend Police Department to purchase this camera to add to their arsenal of tools in protecting officer safety.
Views: 3477 CityofBendOregon