Hispanic Heritage Day at the State Capitol

You are invited to a celebration of culture at the Oregon State Capitol on Saturday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the second annual Hispanic Heritage Day. Art, music, dance and activities comprise this four-hour festival that is free and open to the public. Parking on the weekend is free.

There will be tours to the tower, weather permitting, at noon and 1 p.m. for the first 50 people on each tour. The Woodburn High School Mariachi band will kick off the activities by performing on the front steps followed by renowned musician Edna Vazquez who is scheduled to perform in the Rotunda from 11 a.m .to 11:30 a.m. Dance groups will be performing inside and on the Capitol steps throughout the day. Portland-based Inka Jam will be taking center stage from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

We hope to see you there! For more information contact Visitor Services at 503-986-1388 or visit www.oregoncapitol.com.

2016 Pay Dates

Pay PeriodLWOP Entry Date Pay DateMid-Month Pay Date
July 2016Jul 22, 2016Aug 01, 2016Aug 15, 2016
August 2016Aug 24, 2016Sep 01, 2016Sep 15, 2016
September 2016Sep 22, 2016Sep 30, 2016Oct 14, 2016
October 2016Oct 24, 2016Nov 01, 2016Nov 15, 2016
November 2016Nov 21, 2016Dec 01, 2016Dec 15, 2016
December 2016Dec 22, 2016Jan 03, 2017Jan 13, 2017

Entries involving Leave Without Pay (LWOP) must be entered by the above dates to prevent overpayment situations. Please contact your payroll office if you need assistance. 

PERS Newsletter available online

The August editions of the PERS newsletter, Perspectives, for active members are posted on the PERS website.

Tier One/Tier Two members: http://www.oregon.gov/pers/mem/docs/perspectives/2016/tier_one_tier%20two_perspectives_8-1-16.pdf

OPSRP members: http://www.oregon.gov/pers/mem/docs/perspectives/2016/opsrp_perspectives_8-1-16.pdf

Guide to Reading Your Paystub

Ever wonder what your electronic paystub reflects each month or what the deduction codes on the right side of your paystub mean? Click here for a guide to reading your ePaystub, or here for a guide to common deduction codes on your paystub.

If you have questions please contact your agency payroll office.