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Past News Coverage

Designs unveiled for Oregon City Riverwalk to Willamette Falls
Clackamas Review, November 18, 2016

Metro, Oregon City ready design for Willamette Falls Legacy Project
Portland Tribune, October 8, 2016

Willamette Falls project says no to whitewater park
The Oregonian, September 20, 2016

What's next for award-winning Willamette Falls Legacy Project?
Portland Tribune, September 1, 2016

Willamette Falls Legacy Project wins top award from the Waterfront Center
Metro News, August 31, 2016

Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission tours former Blue Heron paper mill
Portland Tribune, June 15, 2016

History of Native American involvement at Willamette Falls should be recognized
Clackamas Review, May 26, 2016

Fashioning a world-class riverwalk
The Intertwine, May 24, 2016

Snohetta's Michelle Delk discusses the Willamette Falls Riverwalk
Portland Architecture, April 2016

Metro Council ratifies Riverwalk agreement
Portland Tribune, April 1, 2016

Jeff Merkley Visits Willamette Falls Legacy Project Site
Metro News, March 7, 2016

Kate Brown announces Willamette Falls Riverwalk design team
Oregonian, June 1, 2015

Gov. Brown announces the design team chosen for Willamette Falls riverwalk project
Portland Business Journal, May 29, 2015

Oregon Heritage commission approves Willamette Falls tourism plan
Clackamas Review, April 29, 2015

Alchemy Along the Willamette
Metroscape, Winter 2015

Metro looking for Willamette Falls Riverwalk designer; Conference and site tours Thursday and Friday
Oregonian, February 4, 2015

Blue Heron Paper Mill inspires artwork from 30 Northwest artists
Oregonian, February 4, 2015

New river trail to offer first up-close view of Willamette Falls
Oregonian, December 12, 2014

Blue Heron paper mill redevelopment: Six things to know about the master plan
Oregonian, November 12, 2014

Willamette Falls redesign takes first step
Portland Tribune, November 3, 2014

From grain elevator to sulphite mill: The transformation of OC's Mill C
Oregon City News, August, 27 2014

New businesses and new views for all at Willamette Falls: Editorial
Oregonian, August 12, 2014

Restoring nature at Oregon icon
Portland Tribune, August 15, 2014

Our Opinion: Willamette Falls project deserves support
Portland Tribune, August 7, 2014

New life for Oregon City historic mill site
Portland Tribune, July 31, 2014

OC keeps high hopes for former mill site
Portland Tribune, June 11, 2014

George Heidgerken buys Blue Heron paper mill almost sight unseen but he envisions great things
Oregonian, May 20, 2014

Metro pulls plug on public purchase of Blue Heron mill after Clackamas County rejects plan
Oregonian, April 28, 2014

Willamette Falls' Next Move
Portland Monthly Magazine, April 14, 2014

Millions requested to design access to Willamette Falls
KOIN, April 8, 2014

Willamette Falls inches closer to a public opening
Portland Business Journal, April 8, 2014

Plan for public access to Willamette Falls moves ahead; $4 million needed for design, engineering
Oregonian, April 7, 2014

Another Blue Heron mill buyer drops out; Tacoma developers offer $2.2 million and a quick closing
Oregonian, April 4, 2014

Blue Heron Future is Topic of College Forum
Newberg Times, April 4, 2014

No. 3 Paper Machine: 'The Treasure in a Box'
Oregon City News, April 2, 2014

Shopoff Group makes a $2.8 million offer for Oregon City's Blue Heron mill site
Oregonian, February 24, 2014

Come see the falls and watch us make things
Oregon City News, March 5, 2014

More Buyers Interested In Old Blue Heron Site
OPB, February 4, 2014

Langley Investment Properties drops bid to buy Blue Heron paper mill site
Oregonian, February 3, 2014

A look inside Oregon City’s Blue Heron Paper Co. site
Daily Journal of Commerce, January 31, 2014

Excitement Grows About Redevelopment Of Blue Heron Site
OPB, January 27, 2014

OC's birth to an empire: The Portland Flouring Mills
Oregon City News, January 8, 2014

Collette "over the top" upbeat as Langley bids on Blue Heron property
Metro news, December 17, 2013

OC's big projects moving ahead
Portland Tribune, December 16, 2013

Daniel Harvey - like John McLoughlin - father of OC?
Oregon City News, December 11, 2013

Langley Investment Properties talks Blue Heron project
Business Journal December 6, 2013

City releases final concepts for Willamette Falls
Oregon City News, December 5, 2013

Langley Investment Properties envisions strong public-private partnership on Blue Heron mill
Oregonian, December 5, 2013

Portland's Langley Investment Properties makes an offer on Oregon City's Blue Heron mill
Oregonian, December 4, 2013

In search of Willamette Falls’ legacy
Daily Journal of Commerce, October 22, 2013

Eclipse Development purchase of Oregon City's Blue Heron mill site falls apart
Oregonian, October 11, 2013

Blue Heron deal in trouble
Portland Business Journal, October 11, 2013

Eclipse Development Group only bidder on Blue Heron mill site, deal should close in 30 days
Oregonian, August 21, 2013

Blue Heron Paper Mill cleanup uses compost, gardens to treat contaminated water
Oregonian, August 3, 2013

Oregon City commissioners ponder possibilities for former Blue Heron mill
Oregonian, August 14, 2013

With paper mill closed, Oregon City prepares to give Willamette Falls a new look
KPTV, July 29, 2013

‘Rediscover the Falls’ centers on Blue Heron
KOIN, July 28, 2013

First City festival focus on falls
Portland Tribune, July 22, 2013

Willamette Falls locks to open briefly to allow Canby Ferry to return upriver
Oregonian, July 15, 2013

Wilsonville Concrete Products begins annual multi-week project on Willamette Falls
Oregonian, July 12, 2013

Oregon City to take lead on Willamette Falls planning
Metro News, March 7, 2013

Tribal fisherman harvest Pacific lamprey from the Willamette Falls
Oregonian, June 29, 2013

Rediscovering Willamette Falls at Blue Heron site
Portland Business Journal, July 11, 2013

State divvies up $5M for Willamette Falls
Portland Tribune, July 8, 2013

California-based Eclipse Development offers $4.1 million for Oregon City's Blue Heron mill site
Oregonian, June 27, 2013

Planners to hear public input on Willamette Falls mill site
Portland Tribune, April 24, 2013

Clackamas County chips in $100,000 to fund redevelopment plan for Blue Heron site
Oregonian, April 12, 2013