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Blog: The budget for Oregon’s 17 community colleges

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The budget for Oregon’s 17 community colleges has just passed on the House floor and now goes to the governor for his signature.

At $450.5 million, it’s about a 10 percent cut in what we received in the 2007-09 biennium. For PCC, it comes to approximately $112.5 million

The bill authorizing another $8 million in matching bond funds for an education building at the Cascade Campus also passed.

To learn more about the 2009 Legislature and PCC, click here.


About Dana Haynes

Dana Haynes, joined PCC in 2007 as the manager of the Office of Public Affairs, directing the college's media and government relations. Haynes spent the previous 20 years as a reporter, columnist and editor for Oregon newspapers, including ... more »