Oregon is holding an election on May 21, 2013. There are only a few items on the ballots that we received in the Vernonia area—School Board positions and Rural Fire District Board of Directors positions.
The other item up for decision by Columbia County voters is renewal of the 9-1-1 Emergency Communication Operating Levy.
This levy is for five years and was originally approved by voters in 1998 and again in 2003 and 2008. The renewal is for the same rate as approved the last two times and is less than the original amount. Read More