Prineville School Becomes Affordable Housing

The City of Prineville found a creative way to save a historic building and provide much needed housing for low-income residents. Ochoco Elementary School, built in 1947, has been retrofitted into affordable apartments.
Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker has more on the story.

Supper Club: Urban Growth Boundary, Jobs and Housing Issues

AUG 30, 2016

Three guests, good food, and a glass of wine. That’s the recipe for a good conversation in our weekly Supper Club series. This week, join Pamela Hulse Andrews, Greg Fischer, and Kyle Frick as they discuss the latest housing boom now happening in Madras and Prineville, why some local businesses are having trouble filling job vacancies, and the needs of the many versus the needs of the few when it comes to the City of Bend’s latest Urban Growth Boundary proposal.