A new Oregon State committee just formed to deal with the Coronavirus issue.
They had a "streamed" meeting today for four hours and will be holding another meeting on Monday, March 23, 2020.
We are asking all Oregon Landlords to put together a letter on how the Coronavirus has/will affect you, your family, and your tenants and what items you would like your state officials to do to help remedy this situation.
Attached is the Oregon Rental Housing Association (ORHA) letter that is being sent to our Oregon Landlords that outlines some of the items we are hoping to see in state relief and/or assistance and provides a guide of information you should use for your letters to legislators.
Also, Attached is the ORHA President's personal letter to the committee as a landlord.
ORHA President Letter to the COVID-19 Emergency Committee
And attached is the Joint Special Committee information, so you know their purview and agenda on this issue and how to watch the next meeting.
Joint Special Committee on Coronavirus Response
Please review the attached information to help you formulate your letter and submit it to the committee no later than 5 pm, Monday, March 23rd, 2020, by emailing it to the following email address:
The Committee will be meeting again at 9 am on Monday, March 23rd, 2020, so if you could send your email no later than this Sunday, they might have time to review it during this Monday’s meeting.