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North Campus historic buildings will come down

At a January 25 meeting, Chusal, LLC, the developers who bid last year to purchase the North Campus property in “as-is” condition, met with the State of Oregon to try to reach a purchase solution prior to the final demolition of five historic buildings. 28 more words

Oregon Health Authority

Sex offender out of Oregon State Hospital after decades

A sex offender who spent 31 years in the Oregon State Hospital was released Wednesday and plans to live in Aloha after officials say a change in criteria meant he could no longer be kept there. 13 more words

Oregon Health Authority

Our View: State hospital closure makes little sense - Opinion

As predictable as Gov. Kate Brown’s budget proposal is, with its mixture of sin-tax increases and various spending tweaks, one big budget cut came as a surprise. 43 more words

Oregon Legislature

Does Oregon need the Junction City psychiatric hospital?

State mental health system may have excess of beds at its two secure hospitals, but shortage of beds in community-based facilities

Source: Does Oregon need the Junction City psychiatric hospital?

Office Of The Governor

Neighbors angered by loss of potential at North Campus

There is not comparable property in all of Salem. The former “North Campus” of the Oregon State Hospital is a 47-acre parcel between D and State Streets, 23rd Street and Park Avenue. 59 more words

Oregon Legislature

New State Hospital Already Destined to be Closed

In an article, “New state hospital may close,” published in the Bulletin of the Salem’s Central Oregon region,  the Associated Press reported December 3, 2016, that Oregon’s Governor Kate Brown had suggested she had decided or was in the process of deciding to close a new state psychiatric hospital, in the Eugene, OR area, near Junction City. 907 more words

Mental Health Reform