Status of County Services

Information about the availability of Washington County services can be found here. Please contact specific offices or programs first for more information or contact the Washington County Switchboard between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, to be directed appropriately at 503-846-8611. For information about new coronavirus/COVID-19, please visit this webpage or call 2-1-1.


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General Government

Board of County Commissioners

Open to the public. Please wear a mask and keep six feet of physical distance from others when visiting. 

Submit an inquiry online or call 503-846-8681

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

County Administrative Office

Open to the public. Please wear a mask and keep six feet of physical distance from others when visiting. 

Email or call 503-846-8685

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Assessment and Taxation

Our lobbies will be open to the public starting February 16 but to limit the spread of COVID-19, we are encouraging the public to use the alternate options of phone, e-mail, US Postal Service, online or drop box.

Please call us at one of the numbers listed to discuss your service needs:

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Nuestras salas de espera estarán abiertos al público a partir del 16 de febrero, pero para ayudar a contener la propagacion de COVID-19, se anima al público a utilizar los opciones alternativas de correo electrónico, teléfono, servicio postal de los EE.UU, en la página web u buzón.

Por favor llámenos a uno de los números indicados para hablar de los servicios que necesita:

County Auditor

Email or call 503-846-8798

Elections

In-person services available beginning February 15

Email or call 503-846-5800

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5pm

Emergency Management

Email or call 503-846-7575 to make an appointment

Human Resources / Careers

Support Services suite #270 open beginning February 16

Email or call 503-846-8606

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Support Services

Email or call the County's main switchboard at 503-846-8606
Watermaster

We encourage remote services if at all possible but please make appointment for in-person services

Email or call 503-846-7780

Public Safety and Justice

Circuit Court

For details and guidance, call 503-846-8888

Community Corrections

For details and guidance, call

Community Corrections Center
503-846-4300

Probation and Parole
503-846-3400

Counseling and Victims' Services
In-person, virtual and phone services by appointment only
Please call 503-846-3020 for assistance

County Counsel

Call 503-846-8746

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

District Attorney's Office

Open to the public.

For details and guidance, call

DA Criminal Prosecution
503-846-8671

DA Child Support Division
503-846-8759

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Justice Court

Please check the Justice Court website for public access

Details and guidance on our website, or call 503-846-6600

Juvenile

Open to the public with COVID protections in place

Email or call 503-846-8861

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
Lobby closed during lunch from 11:45am-12:45pm 

Law Library

Open to the public during normal hours. Remote assistance remains available through the virtual information desk.

lawlibrary@co.washington.or.us
503-846-8880

Sheriff's Office

Some cancelled or changed services and events

Civil Unit and Alarm Permits
Closed to the public; please use the white drop-box that is marked with instructions at the entrance to the Sheriff's Office on Adams Avenue

Concealed Handgun License (CHL)
Open on a limited basis by appointment only for CHL business
Not open to the public for public fingerprinting at this time

East and Bethany Precinct lobbies
Closed through April 4, 2021

Please review our website for additional details and guidance, or call:

Headquarters
503-846-2700

Records
503-846-2700

Non-emergency dispatch
503-629-0111

Emergency dispatch
9-1-1

Land Use and Transportation
Most services available online, by phone, or by US Mail
Administrative Services

Email or call 503-846-3843

For facility permits
Public Permitting and Services Portal (Learn more)

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Building Services

 

Email or call 503-846-3470

Hours of operation
Monday-Thursday, 8am-4pm
Friday: Closed for walk-in traffic

Submittals from designers, architects, engineers or contractors
ProjectDox

New building and grading permit submittals
Electronic Plan Review

Other permits
(Trade permits, demolitions, manufactured homes and agricultural-exempt buildings)
Must be legible on paper no larger than 11x17
Email or US Mail

Trade permits
(Mechanical, electrical, plumbing)
Email or State of Oregon ePermitting System

Inspections
Public Permitting and Services Portal
or Interactive Voice Response (503-846-3699)

Payments
Public Permitting and Services Portal

Capital Projects Services

Email or call 503-846-7800

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Current Planning

Email or call 503-846-8761

Hours of operation
Monday-Thursday, 8am-4pm
Friday: Closed for walk-in traffic

Long-Range Planning

Email or call 503-846-3519

Hours of operation
Monday-Thursday, 8am-4pm
Friday: Closed for walk-in traffic

Annexation applications
Email or mail

Plan amendment applications
Email or call

Operations and Maintenance

Email or call 503-846-7623

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Permits for work in County rights-of-way
Public Permitting and Services Portal

Road service request
Request Road Service

Planning and Development Services

Email or call 503-846-4530

Hours of operation
Monday-Thursday, 8am-4pm
Friday: Closed for walk-in traffic

Road Engineering

Email or call 503-846-7900

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Survey

Email or call 503-846-8723

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8:00am-3:30pm

Online records
iSpirits

Survey development review
Website or call 503-846-3689

Survey civil (public road, easements, vacations) and public land corners
Email or call 503-846-7932

Traffic Engineering

Email or call 503-846-7950

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Housing, Health and Human Services

Animal Services

In person services available.

Clients are encouraged to call Animal Services or visit the website at www.washingtoncountypets.com as most routine dog license, pet lost and found, and other services can be provided or accessed online

Email or call 503-846-7041

Community Development

Office open to the public beginning April 5, 2021. Appointments not required but highly encouraged if needing in-person services due to limited staffing. Social distancing and face coverings required.

Call 503-846-8814

Developmental Disabilities

Lobby is open to the public 9am-4pm

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Email or call 503-846-3150

Please submit documents in drop box, or mail to
5240 NE Elam Young Parkway, MS 66A, Hillsboro, OR 97124

Disability, Aging and Veteran Services

Lobby is open to the public Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, effective July 1, 2021, but most services are available by appointment only. The use of email, phone, or online services is strongly encouraged.

Documents may be placed in the drop box located at 5240 NE Elam Young Parkway, Suite 150 or mailed to 155 N. First Ave., MS 44, Hillsboro, OR 97124.

Email or call 503-846-3060

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Environmental Health

In-person services available but strongly encourage use of email, phone, or online services

Lobby is open to the public

Email or call 503-846-8722

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm

Emergency Medical Services

In-person services available, but public is encouraged to email or call

ems@co.washington.or.us
503-846-8699

For life-threatening emergencies, call Emergency Dispatch at 9-1-1.

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Hawthorn Walk-in Center

Center is operational

Please call 503-291-9111 prior to going to Hawthorn

If you are in crisis, please call 503-291-9111 (24/7/365)

For general assistance by phone or by video, call 503-846-4555 (9:00am-8:30pm daily)

Hawthorn hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 9am-6pm
Saturday-Sunday, 12pm-4pm
(Holiday hours may change)

Housing Services

In-person services available by appointment

For service, please email or call

voucherteam@co.washington.or.us
503-846-3790
503-846-4795 (fax)

Documents and payments may be submitted by fax, email, or through our drop box
Documentos pueden enviarse por fax, correo electrónico a través de nestro buzón

Housing assistance payments will be issued as usual
Los pagos de asistencia para viviendas se emitirán por normal

You may make an interim change request to report temporary loss of income due to COVID-19 or other circumstance
Pueda realizar una solicitud de cambio provisional para informar una pérdida temporal de ingresos debido a COVID-19 u otra circunstancia

Mental Health and Addictions Services

Lobby is open to the public 8am-5pm

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Email or call 503-846-4528

Please submit documents in drop box, or mail to
5240 NE Elam Young Parkway, MS 70, Hillsboro, OR 97124

Public Health

No available in-person services

Services available via email, or by calling 503-846-4402

Coronavirus information is available on the COVID-19 webpage or by calling 2-1-1.

Solid Waste and Recycling

In-person services are available but community members, businesses, and property managers are encouraged to set up an appointment.

Email or call 503-846-3605 to ask a question or to schedule an appointment.

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Vital Records

In-person services available but strongly encourage use of email and phone

Lobby is open to the public

Email or call 503-846-2264

Hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm

Women, Infants and Children

In-person services by appointment only

Email or call

wic@co.washington.or.us
503-846-3555

Or text WCWIC to 61222

Hours of operation
Monday, 10am-6:30pm
Tuesday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm

Culture, Education and Recreation

Cooperative Library Services

Please visit wccls.org/covid to learn about local library hours and services.

Eagle Landing Park

Park hours of operation
Sunrise to sunset (day use only)

For more information, call 503-846-7000

Henry Hagg Lake/Scoggins Valley Park

Park hours of operation
Sunrise to sunset (day use only)

Park Main Office hours of operation
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
(Closed 1pm-2pm for lunch)

For more information, call 503-846-7000

Metzger Park

Park hours of operation
Sunrise to sunset (day use only)

Patricia D. Whiting Hall is closed for events

For more information, call 503-846-7000.

Westside Commons/Fair Complex

Open by appointment only

For more information, email or call

lisa_dupre@co.washington.or.us
503-648-1416