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Public meeting for the week of Feb. 10

The Dalles

Monday – The Dalles City Council, 5:30 p.m., City Hall Council Chambers, 313 Court St., The Dalles. Agenda: public hearing regarding supplemental budget for current fiscal year; discussion regarding proposed changes to infill development policies.

Wasco County

Monday – Wasco County Commission on Children and Families, 5:30-7 p.m., PUD meeting room, 2345 River Road, The Dalles. Agenda: updates on YouthThink, Early Childhood Committee and Early Learning Council; funding request from Big Brother Big Sister for bowling event, funding strategy for basic capacity funds.

Tuesday – Wasco County Farm Board of Review and Advisory Committee to the County Assessor, 9 a.m.-2p.m., Rom 302 in the basement of the Wasco County Courthouse, The Dalles. Agenda: income factors and expense items used to arrive at a farm use value.

Tuesday – Wasco County Library Service District, 3:30 p.m., Dufur School/Community Library, 805 NE 5th St., Dufur. Agenda: Maupin Library building technical assistance grant; library director’s evaluation form and golas; update of 2011 goals; report on library mobile app usage.

Tuesday – North Central Public Health District board, 3 p.m. Deschutes Conference Room (basement), Wasco County Courthouse, 511 Washington St., The Dalles. Agenda: organizational structure update; Early Learning Council update; CCO update; accreditation update; staffing update.


Tuesday – Dufur City Council, 7 p.m., Dufur City Hall. Agenda: home repair program; in-stream lease agreement, signs for confluence project; adoption of solid waste collection franchise and management ordinance.

Wednesday – Dufur Recreation District board meeting, 7 p.m., City Hall. Agenda: by-laws review, job descriptions review.

Sherman County

Wednesday – Sherman County Court, 1:30 p.m., office of the county court. Agenda: executive session to interview candidates nominated by the Sherman County Republican Central Committee to fill a commissioner vacancy created by the passing of Commissioner Steve Burnet. Open session will follow, at which a new commissioner will be appointed and sworn in.


Tuesday – North Wasco County School District 21, 7 p.m., Wahtonka Campus Library, 3601 W. 10th, The Dalles. Agenda: student reports, audience comment, reports (superintendent, attorney, chief financial officer), action on open enrollment Resolution 12-13-10, action on out-of-state travel, action on Candy Armstrong travel with Community Outreach Team, action on voluntary desegregation plan for grand application, action on Resolution 12 13 11 expressing commitment ot voluntary desegregation, executive session on labor negotiations, litigation, and chief executive review.

Wednesday – South Wasco County School District special work session, 5:30 p.m., followed by regular meeting at 6 p.m., at the high school modular. Work session agenda: operating agreement discussion, year one strategic plan discussion; regular meeting: recognition and presentations (ESD local service plan for 2013-14, senior projects), reports (grade school, athletic director, superintendent), school safety discussion, SB 290 discussion, action on ESD local service plan, action on SB3681, board goals, comments from the audience, executive session, if needed.


Monday – Area Agency on Aging Senior Advisory Council, 10 a.m.-noon, Mid-Columbia Council of Governments board room, 1113 Kelly Avenue, The Dalles. Agenda: open discussion.

Tuesday – Chenowith Water PUD, 6:30 p.m., PUD offices, 2312 W. 8th St., The Dalles. Agenda: discussion of online bill pay.

Tuesday – Columbia River Gorge Commission, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Best Western Hood River Inn, Riverview Room, Hood River. Agenda: no public action will be taken. The

Gorge Commission is getting training on the collaboration process.

Wednesday – Port of The Dalles board of commissioners meeting, 7 p.m., port offices, 3636 Klindt Drive, The Dalles. Agenda: marina update, project updates.

Wednesday – Oregon Connections, 4 p.m., Mid-Columbia Economic Development District, 515 E. 2nd St., The Dalles. Agenda: 2013 conference planning.

Wednesday – The Dalles Watershed Council, 6:30 p.m., USDA Service Center, 2325 River Rd., The Dalles. Agenda: presentation on results of pesticide sampling in Mill Creek and Threemile Creek.


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