Cable Huston’s attorneys act as general and special counsel for local governments (counties, cities, and special purpose districts). We provide advice on property issues (including negotiation, acquisition, and condemnation), insurance coverage and defense, public contracting, public meetings, public records, finance, system development charges, utility ratemaking, design and construction litigation, telecommunications, environmental and natural resources, energy, government ethics for public officials, franchise fees and privilege taxes, and other matters associated with conducting government affairs.
We negotiate joint project agreements between government agencies for specific projects, such as above-ground transmission facilities, dams, water treatment plants, wastewater treatment plants, electric generation facilities, wind projects, telecommunications systems and water, wastewater, and electricity distribution through pipelines.
City of Albany, Oregon
City of Corvallis, Oregon
City of Hermiston, Oregon
Clatskanie People’s Utility District
Eugene Water & Electric Board
Joint Water Commission
Netarts-Oceanside Sanitary District
Oak Lodge Sanitary District
Public Utility District No. 1 of Cowlitz County, Washington
Rockwood Water People’s Utility District
Rogue Valley Sanitary System
Sunrise Water Authority
Tillamook People’s Utility District
Tualatin Valley Water District