Board of Commissioners

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Washington County is structured as a Council-Manager form of government, giving the five-member Board of Commissioners legislative responsibility and designating administrative authority to a Board-appointed professional county administrator. The Commissioners also serve as the governing board for Clean Water Services, a public utility providing wastewater, stormwater and other services to nearly 500,000 customers. Find information here about the members of the Board, meeting schedules and agendas.

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Board Headlines

Statement from Chair Harrington on Governor’s reopening criteria - Release date: 05/08/2020

Learn more about the work ahead before Washington County can reopen from the Governor’s “Stay Home, Save Lives” order

Emergency ordinance revised and declaration extended to continue supporting public health response - Release date: 05/06/2020

Revising the county emergency code and continuing the emergency declaration will help Washington County and many other public agencies and organizations to limit the spread of novel coronavirus.

Board of Commissioners issue Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Proclamation - Release date: 05/05/2020

The Board of County Commissioners has proclaimed May 2020 as Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in Washington County.


Board Schedule

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Meeting Date
Meeting Title
Regular Meeting 05/26/2020  06:30 PM Board
Regular Meeting 05/19/2020  10:00 AM Board
Regular Meeting 05/05/2020  10:00 AM Board
Regular Meeting 04/28/2020  06:30 PM Board
Regular Meeting 04/21/2020  10:00 AM Board

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Washington County, Oregon, Charter and Code.

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