• Experience the beautyof Wasco County

    Fall is the perfect time to visit Wasco County! With cooler temperatures and sunny skies, it's fantastic weather for outdoor activities like hiking, biking, fishing, hunting, bird watching, river rafting and more. Come browse through Oregon's oldest bookstore, discover Oregon Trail history, and enjoy local wines, micro brews and food - all within a short drive of major metropolitan areas. Come see what Wasco County has to offer!

  • After the fire:community assistance

    The recent fires have caused considerable damage in Wasco County and surrounding areas. The Governor's Office, through the Regional Solutions Office, has put together a Post-Fire Resources guide for individuals, families, farms and businesses affected by fires.  

    In addition, those who were impacted may be eligible for a reduction in their property tax through the Wasco County Assessor's Office. More information is available on the Fire Damaged and Destroyed Property Tax Relief page on this site.  For information on replacing loss structures please see the  Wasco County Planning Department Guide.

  • Wild country,wild times

    The Netflix documentary, "Wild Wild Country" has spurred renewed interest in the Rajneesh era in Wasco County. Photos taken by Wasco County Planning department staff during that time are now available on our web site. Click the Learn More button to see them.


Last day to register to vote in the November General Election

Tuesday, October 16th is the last day to register to vote in the November 2018 General Election. You can register online at oregonvotes.gov, or in person at the Wasco County Elections Office.

RV and Housing Town Hall

The Wasco County Code Compliance and Planning Department will be holding a town hall to provide information about current regulations for RVs and dwellings.  There will also be an opportunity to provide input on housing for future updates to the rules.  The meeting will be held at the Wamic Old School/Community Center on August 22nd at 6pm.


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