Announcements, Press Releases, Notices

Announcements, Press Releases & Public Hearings

AttentionAVIVA HEALTH WILL BE OFFERING THE MODERNA COVID VACCINE AT THE SUTHERLIN COMMUNITY CENTER FOR ANYONE AGES 18 AND UP.  Tuesday, April 6th, Thursday, April 8th, Tuesday, May 4th and Thursday, May 6th from 8 a.m. to 11:30  and 1:00 4:00 p.m.  Walk-ins are welcome or call 541-672-9596 to schedule an appointment.

 AttentionCouncil will be considering the first reading of two  separate ordinances at the April 12th Council meeting.  Click here for the Notice of Enactment and the Draft Ordinance amending Sutherlin Municipal Chapters 9.20 and 12.36 - Overnight Camping Regulations. This ordinance has an emergency clause, therefore, if passed by unanimous vote, will be enacted the following day.  The second ordinance council will be considering is the proposed repeal and replacement of Chapter 1.08 of the Sutherlin Municipal Code regarding  Initiative and Referendum processes. Click here for the Notice of Enactment and the Draft Ordinance. 

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ATTENTION! April 2, 2021 Press Release - Oakland stabbing.  . Click here for the press release.   Click here for 2019 photo of Wallace. 

   2021 flower basket ltr final w pictureSDDI (Sutherlin Downtown Development, Inc) Is ordering beautiful flower baskets again this year to be placed on the downtown light poles. If you are interest in sponsoring a basket please click here for the informational flyer!

attention.81x81The Sutherlin Planning Commssion has a vacancy! There is 1 seat open on the Planning Commission with a term ending December 31, 2024.  Planning Commission Meeting's are held the 3rd Tuesday of each month. If you are interesting in applying click here for the fillable application link! 

The City of Sutherlin is looking for volunteers!! The Budget Committee has 2 vacancies to fill! There is 1 seat with a term ending on December 31, 2022 and the other seat has a term ending on December 31, 2021.  A series of meetings (2-3) are scheduled each spring to review and approve the budget document that will be presented the Sutherlin City Council for adoption.  The first budget meeting is scheduled to take place on Monday, May 10, 2021.   If you are interested in applying please click here for the fillable application link!


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 police log1SUTHERLIN / OAKLAND POLICE MEDIA LOG - April 6 - 12, 2021

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   FOUND PROPERTY -  March 25, 2021

Food Pantry
The Sutherlin-Oakland Emergency Food Pantry is now open and they have 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.81x81Would you like an opportunity to be involved?  The City of Sutherlin has 2 openings on the Budget Committee (3-year appointment) : Committee/Commission Application.  For more information, please contact City Recorder, Diane Harris: or 541-459-2856 ext. 207 or Deputy City Recorder, Melanie Masterfield at or 541-459-  2856 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 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.