Government



Independence receives excellence award

The city of Independence was recognized by the League of Oregon Cities at its annual conference on Saturday for “revitalizing a rural community through attitude, engagement and alignment.”

October 3, 2018 noon read more..
   

Dallas considers recycled water

The city of Dallas is moving forward on a “recycled water” project that would allow it to use treated wastewater for irrigation and industrial needs.

September 26, 2018 noon read more..


Fee stalled by ordinance language

The Dallas City Council will review, and possibly vote, on a utility bill fee to pay for hiring additional police officers and firefighters on Monday.

September 26, 2018 noon read more..
 

Garus formally resigns

Micky Garus submitted his official resignation to the Dallas City Council Monday night, addressing the council during the public comment section of the meeting.

September 19, 2018 noon read more..
      

Talks among fire districts continue

The Dallas City Council voted to participate in discussions about the possibility of a regional fire district, including Dallas, Southwest Polk, Sheridan Fire and West Valley Fire District.

August 22, 2018 noon read more..