Announcements, Press Releases, Notices

Announcements, Press Releases & Public Hearings

Police Patch  Press Release - June 20, 2022 Stabbing at 1276 Blossom Ct - Click here to read the press release.

volunteers-needed.81x81      We currently have two vacancies on the Planning Commission!  If you are interested in joining the committee please contact , Jamie Chartier at 541-459-2856  or click on the Application to Apply

construction.81x81  The State & Everett Street Improvement Project will begin on Monday, June 6th!  The Everett Street intersections at Calapooia and State will be closed during business hours.  The project's estimated completion time frame is around a month and a half from the start date.

election ahead.81x81For Immediate Release - May 27, 2022 - Sutherlin City Council Election 2022 is coming.  Click here for more information.

Exciting News (1)Sutherlin Downtown Development Inc. (SDDI) and the City of Sutherlin are pleased to announce the Sutherlin's Oregon Main Street Organization has been awarded $199,835.75 grant funds by the Oregon Heritage, a division of Oregon Parks and Recreation Department with a $60,000 match from Urban Renewal District funds, totaling $259,835.75. Click Here for the press release. 

splash pad3   The Splash Pad in Central Park is now open for the season!  Hours of operation are 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  - 7 days a week!

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 Nonpareil Water Treatment Plant (NPWTP) Construction Update
The main improvements to NPWTP will occur during the spring of 2023. However, Stettler Supply and Construction is scheduled to perform some minor updates starting May 2, 2022, during which time the NPWTP will Not be operational for a period of approximately one month. During the minor improvements Cooper Creek Water Treatment Plant will be the primary source for our community. The Contractor is planning to install the mechanical piping at the Raw Water Pump Station, as well as the static mixer and raw water flow meter. These are relatively minor improvements that should be completed in less than four weeks. No water curtailment is anticipated for these minor improvements

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library LogoIntroducing Dolly Parton's Imagination Library! Click on the following link to be able to sign up for children ages 0 and up to 5 years of age to have a book sent to them each month! 


If you would like to receive the City News Magazine/Bulletin electronically, please contact Deputy City Recorder, Melanie Masterfield at


 police log1SUTHERLIN / OAKLAND POLICE MEDIA LOG - June  21 - 27, 2022

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   FOUND PROPERTY - June 8,  2022

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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Register your bike at the Sutherlin Police Department!  Bicycle Safety and Theft Prevention - CLICK HERE!


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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? 
 Starting January 1, 2022 the City of Sutherlin will have:
            3 openings on the Budget Committee
            2 openings on the Planning Commission
            2 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, Diane Harris: 541-459-2857 ext. 207 or Deputy 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 know 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.