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City Manager's Report: New Electric Vehicle Charging Station Enhances Hillsboro's Sustainability
By Interim City Manager Robby Hammond
The City of Hillsboro has partnered with Portland General Electric (PGE).
Hillsboro is a community that cares about environmental sustainability. We care about preserving our vital natural resources.
Our City Council prioritizes leadership in sustainability initiatives, and we continue to take steps to reduce our impact on the environment.
We’ve partnered with Portland General Electric (PGE) to open Hillsboro’s Electric Avenue — an electric vehicle (EV) charging station that will open on May 18 at the Sunset Esplanade Shopping Center on TV Highway — that will support charging for up to six vehicles at a time.
Hillsboro’s Electric Avenue will encourage the use of electric vehicles in support of the City’s ongoing sustainability initiatives, including: