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North Plains Parks Board to Meet Wednesday, August 20, 2014 @ 6:00 p.m.

The North Plains Parks Board will be discussing the future of the Jessie Mays Community Hall and Park. This is an open meeting if you would like to attend and hear what is in the works for our Community Park. This meeting will be held at 6:00 on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at the North Plains Senior Center at 31450 NW Commercial Street. See the full agenda by clicking the "City" tab above.

Concert in the Park-Jessie Mays on Friday, August 22nd at 6:30 p.m.

Join us Friday night, August 22, for our third Concert in the Park. This week Isaac Turner will be entertaining us from 6:30 to 8:30 at Jessie Mays Community Park.  Bring a picnic dinner to enjoy some easy listening. 

Newsletter Available

City of North Plains Community Newsletter is available online.  You can sign up for an electronic notice when it is posted.  The newsletter is sent to all water customers.

Three Positions Open for City Council in November 4, 2014 General Election

On November 4, 2014, General Election, citizens of North Plains will vote to fill three City Councilor positions.  These positions are currently held by Michael Broome, Michael Demagalski and Glen Warren.

A person seeking a City of North Plains elective office must be a registered voter and must be a resident of North Plains, residing for at least one year immediately preceding the election; must file by petition and collect 25 certified signatures from North Plains registered voters. Each position carries a four-year term, expiring December, 2018.  The positions are elected from the City at-large and candidates who receive the highest number of votes are elected.

The City of North Plains operates under the council-manager form of city government.  The Mayor and the City Councilors are elected by the citizens and they develop the policies that will direct the operation of the city.  Council meetings are normally held in the evening twice a month on the first and third Monday of each month. In addition to attending Council meetings, Councilors attend other meetings as necessary and serve as liaison to other local, regional, and citizen advisory boards, committees, and commissions.

Candidacy Election Packets are available at the City Recorder’s Office, 31360 NW Commercial Street, during normal business hours or by CLICKING HERE. A prospective petition may be filed with the City Recorder and a completed petition, along with 25 certified signatures must be filed with the city.  The City Recorder must have all signatures verified with the County prior to the deadline of Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 5:00 p.m. Please contact the City Recorder’s Office at 503-647-5555 or e-mail: margaret@northplains.org.

The Bicycle Rodeo Crew at National Night Out!

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Parade on 4th of July


www.NPFun.org is the City's new events website to provide you with quick access to all community events.  You can access it from the events tab above or directly at www.npfun.org

Online payments can be made anytime.

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Foot Patrol


North Plains Police Department has a team "Foot Patrol" participating in the Hood to Coast race from Mount Hood to Seaside, Oregon.  If you would like to support the team please visit their website at the link below.

Board and Committee Vacancies

You are encouraged to apply for vacancies on City Committees and Boards.  Most Boards allow non-residents to participate.  Applications for vacant positions are accepted until filled.  Currently there is a vacancy on:Parks Board and Budget Committee.