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Upcoming City Election
There are four positions up for election in November: three City Councilor seats and position of Mayor. These positions are open to any voter residing within the City of Stanfield. If you are interested in running for one of these positions, pick up a candidate filing form at City Hall. The forms and $25 filing fee must be submitted by August 30, 2016.
Next City Council Meeting: August 16, 2016
The next City Council meeting will be held on August 16, 2016 at 7:00 PM at the City Council Chambers on 150 West Coe Avenue. The agenda will include a presentation on proposed garbage rate increases, and can be found here.
Stanfield Downtown Code Update
The City of Stanfield is conducting an update to its downtown code. The first community meeting was held on May 17, 2016 at the Stanfield Secondary School ( 1120 N. Main) at 7 pm. Additional meetings will be advertised here. The goals of the project are to:
- Remove any barriers to downtown development
- Encourage a pleasant and walkable downtown
- Promote a consistent visual design using colors and other building elements
- Make the development code easier to read and understand
The following are documents related to this project:
- Presentation slides from the Community Meeting held on May 17, 2016
- Streetscape example from Clever, MO.
- Code Evaluation Memo, 5/12/2016
For more information about the project, click here. Additional information will be posted here when available.
Oregon's Animal Tethering Law
A new animal tethering statute became law on January 1st, 2014. This new law limits the amount of time that an animal can be tethered during a 24-hour period and includes other modifications to minimum standards for shelterm bedding, and keeping animals in vehicles. If you own a dog, please read this notice from the Stanfield Police department.
Celebrating 100 years
On Monday May 10, 2010, the City of Stanfield turned 100 years old.
The City of Stanfield is conveniently located on Highway 395 right off of I-84. It is conveniently situated in Umatilla County only 10 minutes from Hermiston, about 30 minutes from Pendleton, and about a 45-minute drive to the Tri-Cities, WA. It is also only 15 minutes from the mighty Columbia River. It is a friendly and inviting place to live, work or locate your business.
The City boasts an array of parks for all ages with baseball and soccer fields, and basketball courts as well as playgrounds and walking paths. The City has also grown into a regional player and partner in transportation and quality government, and the City is poised for effective economic growth and development.