Lewis and Clark Fountain

The Lewis and Clark Fountain was installed at the Lewis and Clark Festival Park on April 29, 2016.  Jeff Stewart of The Dalles is the artist.  

Many visonaries worked diligently over the years to assure the completion of the fountain.

Columbia River
paddle wheeler makes a comeback

The 223-passenger American Empress, formerly known as Empress of the North, is back on the Pacific Northwest's Columbia River. The four-deck-high, white-on-white confection is returning to seven-night sailings along the river -- something it last offered in 2008.

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The History of
The Dalles, Oregon

The City of The Dalles, Oregon, is situated in the north-central part of the state on the Columbia River, the nation's second largest river. It is the county seat and the largest community in Wasco County.  The Dalles is one of Oregon's most historical cities and was known earlier in its history as the town at the end of the Oregon Trail.  Archeological evidence suggests the area ...

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Updates regarding  City Operations during the COVID 19 event
 Traffic Court is now held in the Council Chamber..

The front doors of City Hall will be open from 8:00 am to 8:45 am on Monday and Wednesday for TRAFFIC COURT ONLY

Those coming to Traffic Court must wear a mask.  No Public Restrooms.

Please see Press Release for more information on Phase 2 Operations

Public Records Request may be delayed during the pandemic.  Click here for the Press Release.

City Meetings are being held VIA ZOOM and Can be viewed on the City’s website. 


What’s Happening?



Notice of Public Hearing - Community Development Grant - November 23, 2020 - Link to Agenda 
Fire Hydrant Flush - November 16
Notice of Supplemental Budget
- December 14, 2020

West Sixth Street Paving - November 2-3

50/50 Sidewalk Rehabilitation Program - Deadline November 18
Street Line Painting Continues August 31, 2020

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - CITY COUNCIL - AUGUST 24, 2020 - Legacy Development Appeal

Cherry Heights & W Second Street Improvements
- August 3, 2020 

Street Line Painting - Reminder August 3-6, 2020 
Street Line Painting - July 30, 2020

City Elections - Mayor and City Council Deadline to file August 25, 2020
Return to Compliance - July 19 
Ecoli Exceedance WWTP - Update July 17
Ecoli Exceedance WWTP - Update July 16 
Ecoli Exceedance WWTP - Update July 15 
Ecoli Exceedance WWTP - July 14
Hydrant Flushing - June 24 
UPDATED Pavement Preservation Project - June 16-18 
Pavement Preservation Project June 15 - 17

Historic Landmarks Public Hearing Notice for July 22 Meeting
Historic Landmarks Public Hearing Notice for June 24 Meeting

East 10th Storm Sewer Construction - June 9, 2020
Union Street Reopens - June 5 , 2020
Union Street Underpass closed - Flyer - June 2, 2020
Asphalt Patch - May 26, 2020 
Cherry Hts & West Second Street - May 22, 2020
City Water Quality Report Available
Street Closure - May 20-22


Notice of Public Hearing 1420 Oregon Street - August 6, 2020 
Information for Appeal 030-20 Legacy Development Group (Agenda for June 18 Meeting) 
Information for Appeal 030-20 (Agenda for May 21 Planning Commission Meeting)
AMENDED Notice Appeal 030-20, May 11 posted
NOTICE Appeal 030-20 Subdivision 74-19, Legacy Development - May 21

     MIP 371-20 Daniel Sanchez  May 7
     ADJ 19-050 Michael & Christine Irish  May 7
    CUP 195-20 Amerco Real Estate May 7

    Comments recieved via email    ADJ 19-050 Irish
    Comment recieved via email   MIP 371-20 Sanchez

Community Development Block Grant Public Hearing Notice - April 22
Proposed City Charter Update - May Ballot   
Notice of Ballot Measure Amending Charter of the City of The Dalles
Notice of City of The Dalles Budget Meeting
Notice of Public Hearing State Revenue Funds 

Notice of Urban Renewal Budget Meeting 

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