News, Announcements, Press Releases & Notices


press release.81x81 Sutherlin Police Department - June 8, 2024 - Hit and run at the intersection of Oak and Central Ave. Click here for full report.

NOTICE OF INTENT   Click Here to read the Intent to Award Announcement for the Sutherlin Police Station and Fire Station #1 Seismic Retrofit Projects. 
Click Here for the Intent to Award Annoucement for the City of Sutherlin 2024 Paving Improvements. 

press release.81x81 Sutherlin Police Department - June 4, 2024 Press Release - Gavan Gangle was arrested on Felony Elude, Reckless Driving x2, and Reckless Endangering x2. Click here for full press release.

open-closed-hours-sign-nhe-32451_1000  Ford's Pond - the unpaved portion of the path AND park are closed during construction. Please keep out of both areas and be courteous of construction activities.

water conservation Prepare for Summer - Water Conservation Checklist - Click Here

2024 LOGO and ADDRESS - Copy (3)  Sutherlin Farmers' Market - starting April 4th 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, every Thursday through October. New Location - 1400 Hospitality Way (Motel 6 parking lot).

Street Sweeper  Click Here for the Street Sweeping Schedule (Subject to Change without notification)


 FB_IMG_1704387096729  This photo depicts the old Sutherlin Mansion, long since gone, but remains in the memories and family history of many local residents. It has been a catalyst for creating an archive of stories that tell the history of Sutherlin through the voice of its community. To contribute, please contact Nancy Rodriguez, Media and Communications Coordinator at

attention.81x81  Coffee with the Mayor - Join her at Backside Outpost the first Saturday of each month from 10-11:30am.

YouTube  Click here for a guided tour of Sutherlin provided by The Beckham Group.

stage and cover  Grand Central Stage, the multi-use event stage, under the shelter of the signature blue and white canopy is up and available to rent for private events! Please contact City Hall at 541.459.2856 for more information and availability. Forms can be found on the homepage, under "Documents and Forms."  Reservations and payment are required for the use of the stage. Thank you! 

under-construction-sign  Ford's Pond Community Park - Construction for Project II at Ford's Pond will start June 5, 2023 with an anticipated completion date of Summer of 2024. The playground is closed until construction is complete. Please be courteous and respectful of all construction activity. 


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 police log1SUTHERLIN / OAKLAND POLICE MEDIA LOG - Click Here - Updated Weekly

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Food Pantry
The Sutherlin-Oakland Emergency Food Pantry has a good supply of food for those in need.  Operating hours are Mondays & Wednesdays from 9:00-11:00am. The pantry is located at 183 E First Avenue in Sutherlin. For inquiries please call (541) 459-4082.


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Sutherlin Library
- We are always accepting applications for volunteers! Please stop by the library for more information or call 541-459-9161.  Application to Volunteer!

attention.81x81 Would you like an opportunity to be involved? 
 Check out the volunteer opportunities:
1 opening on the Budget Committee   
4 openings on the Library Advisory Board
   If you are interested in being part of any of the committees please click on the following link for easy access to the application  Committee/Commission Application.  For more information, please contact City Recorder, Melanie Masterfield:  541-459-2857 ext. 208.

DSC00124Sutherlin Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center -
 The Little Log Cabin is a fun place to be!  SEEKING VOLUNTEERS!!  Do you enjoy meeting new people?  Are you proud of your community? Are you positive and friendly?   Sutherlin Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center short 3 hour shifts -  morning or afternoon - 1 day a week or more if you like.  Call or email for more information!   541-459-3280  or stop by the Chamber/Visitor Center at 1310 W. Central          Avenue. Thanks for your consideration!

medreturnDid you know the Sutherlin Police Department has a Med return Drug Collection Unit?  While you're doing your spring cleaning maybe you have some unused, unwanted, or expired drugs you need to dispose of. You can bring those to the Police Department for disposal. If you have questions please call us at 541-459-2211.   Read more!


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Citizen Emergency Notification System
- Douglas County Sheriff's Office - HAVE YOU CALLED to Register your cell phone or VoIP phone. Click here for full details or call 541.440.4450.