Hispanic Advisory Committee Members

Unexpired portion of a 3-year term beginning September 1st, 2018 and ending October 31st, 2019:

  • Parks and Recreation Committee- position #5

Unexpired portion of a 3-year term beginning September 1st, 2018 and ending June 30th, 2020:

  • Hispanic Advisory Committee (HAC)- position #2

Deadline to apply for the Parks and Recreation and Hispanic Advisory Committees is June 26th, 2018 or open until filled.

Remaining 3-year term ending December 31st, 2018.

  • Budget Committee- position: #8

Remaining 3-year term ending December 31st, 2018.

  • Faith-Based Advisory Committee- position: #4

Deadline to apply for Budget & Faith-Based Committees are: open until filled.

Interested persons are asked to submit an application to City Hall, 180NE 2nd Street, Hermiston, or at lalarcon-strongathermiston.or.us. Application forms are available at City Hall or on the City’s website. If you have questions, please call Lilly Alarcon-Strong at 541-567-5521.

Proposed appointment and confirmation of these positions are made by the City Council.

All appointments to city boards and commissions shall be made in accordance with the ordinances and city charter. Appointees shall not be full-time employees of the city, shall not be elected officials of the city, shall not be appointed to more than two boards or commissions at a time, and shall not sell to the city or its boards and commissions over which the council has appointive powers and budget control either directly as a prime contractor or supplier, or indirectly as a first tier subcontractor or supplier. Sales shall be construed to mean sales, services or fees aggregating $7,500 or more in any one calendar year. Preference for appointees shall be given to city residents.

Presented by: Hermiston Community Theater

All guests will join us for a night of fun and mystery as they enjoy a dinner while our murder mystery unfolds.

  • Date: Friday, April 27
  • Time: 6:00 PM
  • Hermiston Community Center
  • Cost: $25 Single Ticket or $40 Couple
  • Ticket Deadline: April 20th
  • Call today.....541-667-5018

 

EOTEC Logo

Announcement of standing committee vacancies

for the unexpired portion of a:

 

EOTEC Advisory Committee:

Position 1: 1-year term, beginning July 1st, 2018 - June 30th, 2019

Position 2 & 3: 2-year terms, beginning July 1st, 2018 - June 30th, 2020

Position 4 & 5: 3-year terms, beginning July 1st, 2018 – June 30th, 2021

 

The EOTEC Advisory Committee should be composed of the following affiliations:

(1)        One member appointed upon recommendation of the Umatilla County Fair Board with strong preference given to Fair Board members.

(2)        One member appointed upon recommendation of the Farm-City Pro Rodeo Board with strong preference given to Rodeo Board members.

(3)        One member appointed upon recommendation of the Greater Hermiston Hospitality and Tourism Committee.

(4)        Two members appointed at large.

 

Applications can be obtained at City Hall or HERE. Deadline to apply for EOTEC Committee is: April 30th, 2018.

Hermiston Municipal Airport, Airport Master Plan Update Open House
HRI

The Hermiston Municipal Airport will host an Airport Master Plan Update Open House on Wednesday July 25th, from 3-4pm at the Airport located at 1600 Airport Way, Hermiston.  This event is intended to give the public an opportunity to learn about the positive changes taking place and some of the potential improvements that are being considered as part of the airport’s master planning process.  This is a come-and-go event with no formal presentation allowing attendees to hear from the pro

Hermiston Bus Ridership On-Track to Rise 75% in 2018

Ridership on Hermiston’s recently created “HART” fixed-route bus service is on track to rise by 75% in 2018; a steep climb from its first full year of operation in 2017. Ridership data from KAYAK Public Transit shows nearly twice as many people used the service in the 2nd Quarter of 2018 compared to the year prior.

“We knew that this is the type of service that people will have to learn and get used to, but once they do, that ridership would really start to climb,” said Mark Morgan, Assistant City Manager.

Shipping Container Survey
Shipping Container in front yard

The City is considering creating a Shipping Container Ordinance and would like to hear input from the community.

 

Food Truck Survey
Food Truck Pods

As you may know, the City is considering amending the Mobile Vending Ordinance and would like to hear input from the community.

 

Hemiston Street Preservation Projects Scheduled for July 11-13
Street Map

A handful of streets around Hermiston will get a little extra TLC this summer with “Slurry Seal” projects as part of the City’s Street Preservation Program. Orchard Avenue will be the street with the highest impact to motorists, and several downtown parking lots will also be addressed. The rest of the impact will be mostly residential and neighborhood streets. To find out if a street in your neighborhood will be impacted, see attached map of all projec

Notice of Public Hearing - Hermiston City Council (Amending Title XV Chapter 157)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Hermiston City Council will hold a public hearing on the 23rd day of July, 2018, at or after 7:00 pm in the council chambers of City Hall, 180 NE 2nd Street, Hermiston, Oregon. The purpose of the hearing is to consider amending Title XV Chapter 157 of Hermiston Code of Ordinances by amending Section 157.136 (A) (3) Accessory Use Provisions; Authorization to comply with the provisions of SB 1051 and the subsequent changes to ORS 197.312(5). The proposed changes include regulations and provisions for accessory dwelling units.

Notice of Public Hearing - Hermiston Planning Commission (Amending Title XV Chapter 157)

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Hermiston Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the 11th day of July, 2018, at or after 7:00 pm in the council chambers of City Hall, 180 NE 2nd Street, Hermiston, Oregon. The purpose of the hearing is to consider amending Title XV Chapter 157 of Hermiston Code of Ordinances by amending Section 157.136 (A) (3) Accessory Use Provisions; Authorization to comply with the provisions of SB 1051 and the subsequent changes to ORS 197.312(5). The proposed changes include regulations and provisions for accessory dwelling units.

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