Public Notices

With the limited publishing of a physical newspaper in our area, Wasco County is providing this page as a single source for all public notices we are required to publish. To see the full text of the notice, click on the hyperlink below.

Wasco County Offices - Phase 2 Operations
During an infectious disease outbreak, such as the current outbreak of COVID-19, we must all do our part to contain the spread of the virus. In line with the Governor’s Phase 2 guidance for employers, Wasco County staff will continue to telework whenever possible. All departments are open for business during their regular hours. We encourage the public to contact staff by phone or email – contact information is available on our website: www.co.wasco.or.us Please contact the individual department to schedule a virtual or, if necessary, an in-person appointment. When visiting the courthouse, we strongly recommend wearing a face mask and ask that all visitors maintain social distance and observe CDC guidance for handwashing.

Request for Applications for Community Dispute Resolution Services

Notice is hereby given that Gilliam, Hood River, Sherman, Wasco and Wheeler Counties and the University of Oregon on behalf of the University of Oregon School of Law (Grantor) are initiating the application and selection process for grant funds available to eligible community dispute resolution programs in Gilliam, Hood River, Sherman, Wasco and Wheeler Counties under ORS 36.155. The grant period is July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2023, subject to funding authorization by the 2021 Legislature. Assuming funding for 2021-2023 is reauthorized by the 2021 Legislature, grant funds for Gilliam, Hood River, Sherman, Wasco and Wheeler Counties will be approximately $47,344 for this period. Applications must be received by April 30, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.  Late applications may not be considered. Click here to open the Application Form and Instructions.

Request for Proposals for Public Transportation Services in Wasco County
Notice is hereby given that Wasco County is seeking to contract with a transit provider to provide public transportation services in Wasco County, Oregon. Procurement of services under this RFP is being completed to meet the purchase service requirements outlined under FTA Circular 9070.1G Section III 14e, and as authorized under 49 U.S.C. 5310(b)(4). Applications must be received by May 14, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.  Late applications may not be considered. Click here to open the RFP and Response Instructions.

4.21.2021 Wasco County Board of Commissioners Regular Session
The Wasco County Board of Commissioners will hold a Regular Session at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 21, 2021. This meeting will be held electronically at https://wascocounty-org.zoom.us/j/3957734524 or call by dialing 1-253-215-8782 Meeting ID: 3957734524#  Please click here to open the agenda.

During the meeting, please use the chat function to submit real-time questions or comments. You can also submit comments/questions to the Board anytime on our webpage: Your County, Your Voice 

04.22.2021 QLife Board Meeting Regular Session and QLife Budget Committee Meeting

The QualityLife Intergovernmental Agency Board will hold a regular board session and Budget Committee meeting at noon on Thursday, April 22, 2021. This meeting will be held virtually at https://meet.google.com/ybv-sqae-eki or you can call in at +1 661-527-2966 PIN: 968 091 104#.  Please click to open the board meeting agenda and the budget committee meeting agenda.

4.6.21 Wasco County Planning Commission Work Session
The Wasco County Planning Commission will hold a Work Session on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. To participate or provide comment, please register. To participate by phone call (253) 215-8782, enter Meeting ID 897 2552 4691 followed by #. To watch via live stream, follow instructions found here. Planning Commission Agendas and Minutes page.