This is a common misperception. Actually, Measure 50 only limits Maximum Assessed Value (MAV) increases to 3% per year for unchanged property. It does not limit either Assessed Value (AV) or tax rates. Taxes may increase more than 3% due to: Changes in the tax rate for your Levy Code Area, such as when a … Continued
Wasco State Airport serves Wasco and Sherman County and is owned by Oregon Department of Aviation. The paved runway extends for 3,450 feet. The facility is at an elevation of 1,459 to 1,503 feet, about one mile from Wasco. Find details on the State of Oregon’s Wasco Airport page (FAA). Meanwhile, there also are a … Continued
Mitigation may take the form of a reduction in the presumptive fine, the ability to make incremental payments, or any other requests a defendant may have of the Court.
“The Citizen Reporter” is Sherman County’s bi-monthly newsletter, produced by the County Court Administrative Assistant. The newsletter contains events and news submitted by entities within the County. Each edition is published online, with printed copies sent to residents countywide. Extra copies often can be found at the Sherman County Senior/Community Center in Moro, Oregon.
Read about school options on the County’s Public Education page. Sherman County also has an active home-schooling population, with a variety of resources included on that page.
Sherman County recently won the National Association of Counties’ Innovation Award and the Oregon Connections Technology Award for its Wireless Internet Network Development (WIND), a fiber optic project intended to dramatically increase available Internet speed within the county! (A fiber optic line now runs from Grass Valley to Wasco, with a Wasco-to-Rufus line expected summer … Continued
From your camping or RV site you can walk to the Sherman County Fairgrounds or into downtown Moro. Downtown is about a mile from the park; you’ll be rewarded with wide-open views and a Main Street under revitalization with cafe(s), small shops, parks, historic buildings including the 1899 Courthouse, a museum (open May 1 to … Continued
Contact the RV Park Host to book one of 33 hook-up sites and additional campsites maintained by the county just outside of downtown Moro. Find details on the Sherman County RV Park page. To ensure a relaxing stay for all, park quiet hours are 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.
There are four courts that hold court at the historic courthouse in Moro, Sherman County’s “county seat.” For traffic tickets or small claims, go to the Justice Court. For DUII diversions or divorces, go to the Circuit Court. For juvenile crimes or child-custody cases, go to Juvenile Court. For governing issues to take in front … Continued
Read the full list on the Recycling & Trash Collection page.