City declares state of emergency 3/18/20 due to COVID-19

Due to COVID-19 and Oregon Health Authority warnings, the City of Mosier declared a state of emergency at 7:30 p.m., March 18, 2020. City offices are closed for in-person visits, with staff working from home.

Contact Information:

  • Jayme Bennett, City Recorder for utility billing and finance questions at or 541.490.7411.
  • Colleen Coleman, City Manager at or 541.490.9758 or all other questions regarding City Operations, Land Use Permits or Food Security issues.
  • Mike Renault, Mosier Fire Chief, 541.478.3333
  • If you have an emergency, dial 911

Stay Safe!

Wasco County Commissioner, Kathy Schwartz, former director of public health says, “the most important single thing everyone can do to prevent the spread of this virus is to stay home and practice social distancing.”


October 2, 2019 at 5:00 PM at the Mosier Senior Center 500 East 2nd Ave. Mosier, Oregon 97040

The City Council will convene at 5:00 PM to vote and adopt a resolution as the contracting board for procurement process exempting competitive bid and approving alternative delivery method for the Joint Use Facility project “Mosier Center”.

Adjourn 5:10

The Joint Use Facility Committee will follow the previously posted agenda (see below), with a corrected call to order at 5:10

Joint Use Facility Committee Agenda

  1. 5:10 Call to order and approval of September MTG Minutes
  2. Public Comment on Draft ORS-279C Findings (posted on Fire and City websites, and at City Hall, as well as the Agenda packet for the City Council MTG on Sept 18, 2019)
  3. JUF Committee Discussion and Adoption of Draft Findings
  4. Minarik Architecture Presentation of Schematic Design Process
  5. Next Steps

City Council Agenda 9/18/19

I 6:30 pm                 City Council Meeting Call to Order – Mayor Burns  05 mins
II 6:35 pm Agenda corrections or additions  05 mins
III 6:40 pm Public Comment –  This is for Mosier residents and anyone else to express concerns, needs, or opportunities.  Please keep your comments succinct and under two minutes.  You may bring in written materials for Committee and Staff to review.  The Facilitator can assign the issue to a future Committee meeting, or to an appropriate Committee or staff member.  Please realize that we cannot always offer a response immediately but will give the matter due consideration. We encourage the participation of all stakeholders in our community.  10 mins
IV 6:50 pm Approval of:  09/04/2019 – City Council Meeting Minutes  5 mins
1. 6:55 pm Vote on Council Position Applicants – All Council 10 mins
2. 7:05 pm Community Solar Prentation– Ameresco Rep. Bruce Poulin 25 mins
3. 7:30 pm Staff Reports – Jayme Bennett, Andy Wells, Nick Kraemer, John Grim 45 mins
6. 8:15 pm Announcements 5 mins
VI 8:20 pm ADJOURN  

City of Mosier Budget Meeting Wednesday 6/5/19, 5 pm


2019 City of Mosier Budget Committee Meeting

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the City of Mosier, Wasco County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2019, to June 30, 2020, will be held Wednesday June 5, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. at the Mosier Senior Center, 500 E. Second Ave, Mosier, OR 97040

The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and comment from the public on the budget. This is a public meeting where deliberation of the budget committee will occur.  Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.

A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained at a reasonable cost on or after June 5th at City Hall, 208 Washington, Mon., Wed., Fri., 9:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Colleen Coleman, Budget Officer/City Manager –

Council meeting delayed until July 11th

The regularly scheduled Mosier City Council meeting for the first Wednesday in July will be delayed one week until July 11th at 6::30 p.m., due to the July 4th holiday! Have fun and be safe out there everybody!