The Formation of Beaverton, Oregon

January 24, 2010 in Uncategorized

The original town charter in 1893 stated that the “…mayor and council shall receive no pay for their services… The indebtedness of said corporation shall never exceed the sum or $500, excepting for the purpose of supplying the town with water and light.” The popularity of bicycling by the early 1900’s prompted the Beaverton City Council to create a special
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