A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the City of Hermiston, Umatilla County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budgets for the fiscal year July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021, for the City of Hermiston and the Hermiston Urban Renewal Authority, will be held at the Easter Oregon Trade and Event Center, 1705 E. Airport Rd., Hermiston, Oregon. The meeting will take place on May 21, 2020 at 6:00 pm. The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget messages and receive comment from the public on the budgets. This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee. A copy of the budget documents may be inspected or obtained on or after May 8, 2020 at City Hall, 215 E. Gladys, Hermiston, Oregon between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. This meeting notice is also being posted on the City’s website at www.hermiston.or.us.
In order to follow public gathering and social distancing guidelines set forth by state and federal authorities, a limited number of chairs will be available for citizens to view the meeting in person. An overflow room will be made available with audio and video access to the meeting. Road Closed signs may still be in place and will be visible at each end of Airport Road due to road construction. Please cautiously go around these signs to get to EOTEC.
The livestream will be broadcast at https://bit.ly/HermistonYouTube and will also be available following the meeting. Thanks to a partnership with Amazon Web Services, and the Amazon Chime platform, citizens can listen to the meeting by phone or offer comment remotely by dialing 1-206-462-5569 and using Meeting ID: 1539-33-0915. External phone lines will be muted except during public comment periods.