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Early this morning, a garbage truck struck a power pole in the parking lot of Dr. Pratt's Dental Office, knocking out power to nearly 500 residence, although some are experiencing minimal (dim) power.  This also knocked out the traffic control lights at the intersection of SW Court and 10th Street, proceed with caution.

For those of you affected by the power outage, Pacific Power is estimating at least another three hours. Hang in there!! UPDATED AT 11:30 am


New Year's Hours

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City of Pendleton offices will be CLOSED on Friday, December 29 and Monday, January 1, 2018.

We will open to the public on Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at 8:00 am

Please have a fun and safe New Year!


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 The City of Pendleton is happy to present FREE ADMISSION Christmas movie matinee December 9th, 2017

at the Vert Memorial Auditorium Showtime is 2 p.m.  

Our Holiday Office Hours

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So that our employees may enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday with family and friends, our offices, library, and the court will be closed Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24.  

The Library will open at 10:00 am on Saturday morning.

We hope that you and yours have a wonderful Thanksgiving.

Phone Scam Alert

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We have received a number of inquiries regarding the Social Security Office, due to individuals receiving phone calls from someone claiming to be from the Social Security Administration. The caller states you need to phone a number back, due to your card being "revoked".   THIS IS A SCAM

2017 Legislature updates Oregon’s distracted driving law

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 The cell phone law, goes into effect Oct. 1, 2017

Air Quality Alert

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Like much of the Pacific Northwest, the city of Pendleton is now experiencing significant smoke from the wildfires that continue to burn across the region. While there are no fires in close approximation to Pendleton, the air quality is unhealthy and we recommend that people avoid any outside activity until the air clears.


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City Hall and the Library will be CLOSED on Tuesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. 



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Due to lack of funding, there will not be a fireworks show in Pendleton this year.  

In the past individuals and organizations have put together committees to work with businesses to raise the funds.  

This year there was not an organized effort to raise funds

Website Accessibility Statement

Accessibility Statement

The City of Pendleton is committed to making its electronic and information technologies accessible to individuals with disabilities by meeting or exceeding the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C’s) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level AA and the Web Accessibility Initiative Accessible Rich Internet Applications Suite (WAI-ARIA) 1.0 for web content. We are currently in the process of updating our website to meet standards.