City Council

Notes from the Council Chambers

Release Date: 
09/20/2016

September 6, 2016

Board Appointments

Council appointed replacements for the Library Board.  There are always positions available on commissions and boards serving the City.  If you know of people who would make good leaders, who have expressed an interest in serving, please encourage them to contact Donna at City Hall about current vacancies.  We have recently started using an email list of Leadership Pendleton graduates to solicit them for serving, with great success.

Fees

Notes from the Council Chambers

Release Date: 
08/23/2016

Council Workshop August 9

Update to the Utility Rate Reduction

Notes from the Council Chambers

Release Date: 
08/05/2016

Council Meeting July 19

Model Air Park

Council approved a request by a local flying club to place an air park at Grecian Heights.  The group is currently flying in community park.  As interest grows, there is a greater need to provide space inside the City.  The group met with staff and we identified this as the best possible location.

Marijuana

Ballot Title Publication

Release Date: 
07/20/2016

Notice is hereby given that ballot titles for three separate measures referred by the City of Pendleton have been filed with the City Elections Officer on July 20, 2016.  The ballot title captions are:

Notes from the Council Chambers

Release Date: 
07/18/2016

Notes from the City Manager:

Council Workshop July 12

Fire Station

Chief Roberts honored by ESD

Release Date: 
06/23/2016

Mark Mulvihill of the InterMountain Education Service District (IMESD) presented a Public Safety Award to Police Chief Stuart Roberts at the City Council meeting Tuesday night.  Mulvihill said that in light of so many tragic incidents of violence on school campuses across the nation, IMESD felt they had to get proactive about addressing security needs for area schools.

New City Councilor sworn in

Release Date: 
06/13/2016

Mayor Houk swore in Dr. Jake Cambier to be the newest City Councilor at the City Council meeting Tuesday night.  Dr. Cambier replaces Al Plute, who recently resigned his seat on the Council, in the at-large position. 

Notes from the Council Chambers

Release Date: 
04/20/2016

At the April 19, 2016 City Council meeting, the council recognized the contribution of several volunteers who have donated hundreds of hours in service to the City.  This program is making a significant impact across the City, but primarily at the Library and at Parks and Recreation.  Their contribution adds value to City services, making Pendleton a better community.

Lifesaving Technology Demonstration

Release Date: 
03/21/2016

With the lights to the City Council Chambers turned off, Fire Chief Mike Ciraulo demonstrated to the City Council how their Forward Looking Infrared (also known as FLIR) Thermal Imaging Cameras (TICs) can be used to locate people in smoke-filled buildings, outside in the darkness, and other low-visibility conditions.  It can be extremely useful for finding children who are hiding, as they sometimes do in dangerous or frightening conditions, or people who are unconscious and cannot call out for help.

Meeting Cancelled

Release Date: 
03/08/2016

Tonight's meetings of the Goal 2 Committee and Council Workshop have been cancelled for this evening.