Board of Commissioners

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Washington County is structured as a Council-Manager form of government, giving the five-member Board of Commissioners legislative responsibility and designating administrative authority to a Board-appointed professional county administrator. The Commissioners also serve as the governing board for Clean Water Services, a public utility providing wastewater, stormwater and other services to nearly 500,000 customers. Find information here about the members of the Board, meeting schedules and agendas.

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Board of Commissioners issue Pride Month proclamation - Release date: 06/03/2020

The Board of County Commissioners has proclaimed June 2020 as LGBTQ Pride Month in Washington County.

Washington County Board of Commissioners Statement Regarding the Death of George Floyd and the Need for Racial Justice - Release date: 06/02/2020

"We, the full Washington County Board of Commissioners, stand in solidarity with Black, Indigenous, and people of color in outrage over the senseless death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on May 25, 2020, and countless others as a result of racist violence in our country."

Statement from Chair Harrington on Governor’s reopening criteria - Release date: 05/08/2020

Learn more about the work ahead before Washington County can reopen from the Governor’s “Stay Home, Save Lives” order


Board Schedule

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Meeting Date
Meeting Title
Work Session 06/09/2020  08:30 AM Work Session
Work Session 06/04/2020  09:00 AM Roundtable
Regular Meeting 06/02/2020  10:00 AM Board
Regular Meeting 05/26/2020  06:30 PM Board
Regular Meeting 05/19/2020  10:00 AM Board

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Washington County, Oregon, Charter and Code.

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