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Notice of Budget Committee Meeting

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of Wasco County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the Fiscal Year July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020, will be held at the Fort Dalles Readiness Center, Classroom, located at 402 E Scenic Drive, in The Dalles, Oregon.  The meeting will take place on the 14th of May, 2019 at 9:00 am.  The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget.  A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 6th at the Wasco County Courthouse, 511 Washington Street, Suite 207, The Dalles, Oregon between the hours of 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm.

This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place.  Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.

Mike Middleton, Budget Officer, Wasco County


Last day to file for District Board Positions

Thursday, March 21st is the last day to file for candidacy for district board positions. The Wasco County Elections Office will be open from 9 am - 5 pm, including the lunch hour. Please call our main office line at 541-506-2530 if you have questions.

Community Dispute Resolution Services Grant Request for Applications

This Request for Applications is issued by Wasco, Wheeler, Sherman, Gilliam and Hood River Counties for the purpose of identifying eligible applicants to provide community dispute resolution services for Wasco, Wheeler, Sherman, Gilliam and Hood River County Counties, pursuant to ORS 36.155. These services are funded in part by a grant from the Grantor.

Grantor is charged with the responsibility of administering a Community Dispute Resolution Program (CDRP) grant fund pursuant to ORS 36.150 and 36.155 and UO Policy I.03.02. The focus of this grant program is to support the development and maintenance of community dispute resolution programs that assist citizens in resolving disputes and developing conflict resolution skills.

Assuming funding for 2019-2021 is reauthorized by the 2019 Legislature at the same level as the prior biennium, grant funds for your County will be approximately as follows for the period July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2021.

Wasco County $28,600.00     Sherman County $1,040.00
Gilliam County $ 1,040.00      Wheeler County $1,040.00
Hood River County $20,280.00

Click here to open the Request for Application Packet