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North Plains, OR 97133
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Due to low staffing and budgetary constraints, the City of North Plains is not planning a celebration or fireworks show for the 4th of July this year. However, the Knights of Pythias are sponsoring a 4th of July parade. It starts at noon from Jessie Mays Community Park. After the parade there will be hot dogs and soda at the park. There will be prizes for the best entry in a number of categories.
Curious about how your water meter works? Click here to find out, and read some emergency preparedness tips!
(Just a reminder: No City sponsored fireworks show at the end of the day)
The Knights of Pythias approached the City Council on May 16 regarding continuing the tradition of a 4th of July Parade. After a good deal of discussion the Council agreed to support this event and the Knights of Pythias are organizing the festivities. The 4th of July parade will start at noon from Jessie Mays Community Park. After the parade there will be hot dogs and soda at the park. There will be prizes for the best entry in a number of categories. Some of the categories will be: best costume, best pet entry, best family float, best group, best 1st grade thru 4th grade group, best 5th thru 8th grade group, best high school group, best non-profit, best hillbilly, most historical, best bicycle, best wagon, best farm entry, best marching band and many, many more…
The North Plains Parks Board will meet Wednesday night, June 22, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. at the North Plains Senior Center located at 31450 NW Commercial Street. On the agenda will be a review of the Walking Trail Master Plan among other items. The full Agenda Packet is available by clicking HERE.
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Want to know what is going on regarding Land Use applications? Click here to get to a list of current Type II through Type IV Land Use applications.
The City of North Plains has received two applications for annexation. There will be a public hearing at the May 11, 2016 Planning Commission Meeting. The public is welcome to attend. Copies of the annexation applications can be found by clicking the following links:
2016 EAST EXPANSION ANNEXATION APPLICATION North Plains File No: 16--061
2016 NORTH EXPANSION ANNEXATION APPLICATION North Plains File No: 16-060
Due to traffic safety precautions for pedestrians traveling to Jessie Mays, at the intersection of Wascoe Street and 311th Avenue, we will be changing the right turn permitted without stopping to a standard stop sign. Please drive careful.
Please contact City Hall at 503-647-5555 if you have any questions.
Effective July 1, 2016 Clean Water Services will have a rate increase. Please click here to view the informational flyer.
Library Director Debra Brodie, Library Consultant Linda Lybecker and Library Board Director Stephanie Farris presented the North Plains Public Library Strategic Plan and Goals for 2016-2021 to the North Plains City Council at the March 7, 2016 meeting. A copy of the PowerPoint presentation can be viewed by CLICKING HERE.