Still no timeline to reopen Oregon Capitol to the public

May 18, 2021 By Chris Lehman, The Oregonian

Despite eased mask recommendations from the federal government and increasing vaccination rates, don’t expect the Oregon Capitol to reopen to the public anytime.

The building was closed last spring amid rising cases of COVID-19 and has remained closed through multiple special sessions as well as the entire 2021 legislative session to date. The public can still observe the legislative process, as all legislative meetings are live-streamed, and lawmakers take testimony using virtual platforms. More…

Coronavirus in Oregon — SALEM

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