Lewis and Clark Fountain

The Lewis and Clark Fountain was installed at the Lewis and Clark Festival Park on April 29, 2016.  Jeff Stewart of The Dalles is the artist.  

Many visonaries worked diligently over the years to assure the completion of the fountain.

Columbia River
paddle wheeler makes a comeback

The 223-passenger American Empress, formerly known as Empress of the North, is back on the Pacific Northwest's Columbia River. The four-deck-high, white-on-white confection is returning to seven-night sailings along the river -- something it last offered in 2008.

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The History of
The Dalles, Oregon

The City of The Dalles, Oregon, is situated in the north-central part of the state on the Columbia River, the nation's second largest river. It is the county seat and the largest community in Wasco County.  The Dalles is one of Oregon's most historical cities and was known earlier in its history as the town at the end of the Oregon Trail.  Archeological evidence suggests the area ...

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What’s Happening? The City's Transportation System Plan

Project Update for the City's Transportation System Plan. The project will take about 12 months to complete. Over the study period, the link below will be the primary source for project-related information including meeting schedule, meeting summaries, draft documents for review, and final documents.  -click here for project information and survey.
For information on what's happening in The Dalles, go to The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce website.

In the news:

Hot topics

City Manager Appoints new Police Chief


Hydrant Flushing - June

It's Budget time for the City and Urban Renewal - below find the proposed budget and other information:

City of The Dalles Budget Committee meetings are complete, the budget will be on the May 23 agenda for adoption. 

Proposed Fiscal Year 2016-17 City of The Dalles Budget document

Budget Issue Papers for the Proposed City Budget for Fiscal Year 2016-17


Downtown Public Wi Fi help line 541-370-2702  COVERAGE MAP

Phase 1  Phase 2  Phase 3  Phase 4  Phase 5

Meeting Notice:

Regular City Council Meeting

The next Regular City Council Meeting will be Monday, May 9, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. City Hall Council Chambers.  The agenda packets will be posted under Agendas and Minutes. If there are no agendas posted there is no meeting on that date.   

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