Current Election: May 2017 Special District

Special District Election, May 16, 2017

The Wasco County Special District Election was held on May 16, 2017. The focus of a special district election is to vote on board positions for the various special districts that serve Wasco County.

Elections take up to 20 days to certify. This election was certified on May 31, 2017. Results for the Northern Oregon Corrections Measure across all four counties (Hood River, Gilliam, Sherman and Wasco) can be found here

Wasco County results for the positions listed on the ballot can be found on the Oregon Secretary of State's Elections Results site. Write-in candidate winners are listed below.

  • Director, Zone #2 - Columbia Gorge ESD: Ron Carroll
  • Director, Zone #3 - South Wasco County School District #1: Josh Thompson
  • Director, Zone #6 - South Wasco County School District #1: Carol Rager
  • Director, Position #1 - Columbia Rural Fire Protection District: Mike Urness
  • Director, Position #2 - Columbia Rural Fire Protection District: Dave Wagenblast
  • Director, Position #1 - Tygh Valley Fire District: Dan Jaffe
  • Director, Position #3 - Pine Grove Water District: John W. Pierce
  • Director, Position #4- Pine Grove Water District: Merle H. Eckert
  • Director, Position #5 - Pine Grove Water District: John W. Jensen
  • Director, Position #2 - Tygh Valley Water District: Wendy Martin
  • Director, Position #5 - Tygh Valley Water District: Cliff Olson
  • Director, Position #1 - Wamic Water & Sanitary District: Jeff Burgener

The Wasco County Board of Commissioners are seeking applicants for the Tygh Valley Water District Board of Directors. To apply for this position, click here.