• Pioneering Pathwaysto Prosperity

    Pioneering pathways to prosperity is Wasco County's vision statement, and the guiding principle behind how County Government will serve our citizens. Together, these three words embody what Wasco County envisions to be: a County that looks for new ways to open opportunities for our citizens and and create landscapes in which we prosper, all while balancing the tension between preservation and progress. 

  • Winter is here.Travel safely.

    While we may hope that spring is just around the corner, there's still plenty of road-related weather issues ahead of us. Wasco County's Public Works team is hard at work keeping the county roads plowed, sanded and otherwise safe for travel. If you have a road issue to report, click the Learn More button to get connected.

  • Experience the beautyof Wasco County

    Do you love to explore the great outdoors? Want to experience Oregon's history firsthand? Do you appreciate blue skies and sunshine? If so, Wasco County is the place for you. Come browse through Oregon's oldest bookstore, spend a day fishing or rafting on the Deschutes River, or enjoy local wines, beer and food set in stunning locations. From Mosier in the northwest corner to the Washington Family Ranch in the southeast corner, Wasco County has something for everyone.


Notice of Receipt of Ballot Title

Wasco County has received notice of a ballot title for Northern Oregon Corrections for a permanent tax rate limit. March 24, 2017 is the last day to file a petition for review with the Wasco County Circuit Court.

The full Notice of Receipt of Ballot Title can be found on our Special District Election page.

Please Comment on the Gorge 2020 Scenic Area Management Plan

Wasco County is asking citizens to comment on the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Management Plan. This plan will shape land use policy for years to come.

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