AOC Annual Conference - November 17 - 20, 2014
The 2014 Annual AOC Conference will take place beginning Monday, November 17. It will be held in Lane County at Eugene Hilton Hotel Conference Center.
Public Safety Summits. AOC convened four Public Safety Summits in 2014, preparing a legislative proposal for the 2015 Oregon Legislature. Those summits produced a lot of valuable ideas. Reports and notes from each of the summits is available by clicking here. As the legislative proposal takes shape, details will be posted on this page.
AOC District Meetings (mostly) Scheduled. Every year, AOC Districts meet in the late summer and early fall to discuss issues of regional concern and conduct AOC business ahead of the Annual Conference. Here is the schedule for District meetings in 2014:
District 1 (Baker, Grant, Malheur, Umatilla, Union Wallowa) - October 2 - Grant County - John Day Airport
District 2 (Crook, Deschutes, Harney, Jefferson, Klamath, Lake) - September 5 - Harney County - (Burns, location yet to be determined)
District 3 (Gilliam, Hood River, Morrow, Sherman, Wasco, Wheeler) - September 11 - Morrow County - Sage Center (Port of Morrow)
District 4 (Coos, Curry, Douglas, Jackson, Josephine) - August 25 - Curry County - Gold Beach (Curry County Courthouse)
District 5 (Benton, Lane, Linn) - Date yet to be determined - Linn County - Albany (Human Services Building)
District 6 (Marion, Polk, Yamhill) - September 30 - Marion County - Salem (Local Government Center)
District 7 (Clatsop, Columbia, Lincoln, Tillamook) - September 2 - Lincoln County (location yet to be determined)
District 8 (Clackamas, Multnomah, Washington) - October 27 - Multnomah County - Portland (Kennedy School)
If you have any questions, please contact the AOC office.
Oregon County Structures - There are three forms of county government in Oregon. Home Rule Counties. General Law Counties. County Courts. This Chart shows the structure of Oregon's 36 counties. It also shows which counties have non-partisan boards and courts. If you'd like more information about county government, please contact the AOC office at 503-585-8351 and ask for the Communications Manager.