Quick Facts

Quick Facts About North Plains:

Population in 2017: 2,980

Area: 0.90 miles (2.33 square km)

Elevation: 176 ft above sea level (53.6 m)

Geographic Coordinates:  45 35'50"N 122 59'53"W


North Plains was incorporated in 1963

Charter approved in 2007

Form of government: Council-Manager 

Seven Member Council includes:  Mayor Teri Lenahan, Council President Sherrie Simmons, Councilors:  Robert Kindel, Larry Gonzales, Cameron Martinez, Russ Sheldon

City Staff:  City Manager: Andy Varner, Police Chief Jesse Baker, Public Works Director Blake Boyles, Library Director Will Worthey, City Recorder Lori Lesmeister

County Representatives

Washington County Commissioner Bob Terry District 4 

Washington County Commissioner at Large Andy Duyck 503.846.8681  http://www.co.washington.or.us/BOC/ 

State Representatives

District 15 Oregon State Senator Chuck Riley (D), 503-986-1715

Capitol Address: 900 Court St. NE, Salem, Oregon 97301
Email: sen.chuckriley@state.or.us  
Website: http://www.oregonlegislature.gov/riley

District 30 Oregon State Representative Janeen Sollman (D), 503-986-1430 email

Federal Representatives

US Senator Jeffrey Merkley (D) 202.224.3753 email

US Senator Ron Wyden (D) 202.224.5244 email

District 1 US Representative Suzanne Bonamici (D),  202.225.0855 email

Washington County Fire District #2

Washington County Fire District #2 provides 24 hour service from Station 17 in North Plains.  The department relies on both paid employees and volunteers to assist with response to medical and fire emergencies.