ASCE OR Section News
If any bipartisanship still exists in Congress, it’s on earthquake preparedness. A bill that aims to reduce risks to life and property has cleared the U.S. Senate. KLCC's Brian Bull interviews Allison Pyrch.
At the YMF board BBQ, YMF honored a few members with awards. We hope this will become a tradition moving forward.
Along with approximately 100 volunteers, ASCE YMF helped to remove 4,000 of the required 8,800 square feet of asphalt required to give Boise-Eliot Elementary School an area for their future grassy playground area and rain garden for water quality and educational purposes.
Our section’s own Larry Magura was presented with an honorable mention for the Region 8 Engineer of the Year award this last weekend at the Region 8 planning meeting. Congratulations to Larry!
Volunteers learn new skills and build on old ones while making a hardworking family’s dream of homeownership a reality. No experience? Don’t worry – we will be there to help you every step of the way.
Greg DiLoreto, PE, PLS was recognized for his outstanding service to ASCE with recognition as a life member. He’s been active in ASCE since the mid 1970s following graduation from Oregon State University with a BS in Civil Engineering. He also holds a master’s degree in public administration from Portland State. Highlights