October10/1 -- Fall Clean-Up Day, 7:00 am pickup, Halsey10/8 -- Household Hazardous Waste Event, 10:00 am to 4:30 pm, Sweet Home Transfer Station10/10 -- Halsey Veterans Memorial Park Committee, 7:00 pm, Community Center10/11 -- City Council Meeting, 7:00 pm, City Hall10/13 -- Central Linn Lions Club, 6:30 pm, Spirit of the Valley United Methodist Church10/25 -- Utility Payments due, 5:00 pm, City Hall10/31 -- Happy Halloween! Stay safe out there.REOCCURRING EVENTSEvery Tuesday:Sewing, Knitting, Crochet Group, 9:00 am, Community Center: Welcome!Every Wednesday:Coffee & Donuts, 9:00 am, Community Center: Welcome!
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Halloween Eve Open HouseThe Halsey-Shedd RFPD is hosting a Halloween Eve Open House onOctober 31 from 5 to 7 at the Halsey Fire Station 51Come down and meet your local Volunteer Firefighters. There will be:Candy and GamesGlow Sticks for the KidsCostume InspectionsHalloween craftsStation ToursHome Safety /Fire PreventionCoffee and Hot Apple CiderHope to see you there!Trunk or Treat!There will be a Trunk or Treat in the parking lot of Halsey City Hall on October 31st from 6-7:30 pm . It is being provided by the Central Valley Church. There will be hotdogs and beverages as well as lots of candy and goodies for kids. If it rains, the event will move into the Community Center.Happy Halloween!
VeteransMemorialParkProjectIn partnership with the Brownsville American Legion, Travis Moothart Post 184, the City of Halsey will be revamping the Halsey Veterans Memorial Park. The project will involve installing a new circular seating area with benches, a new flag pole and lighting, and a new monument in the center of the park. The goal for the new monument is to honor the service of veterans from the Central Linn Community: Halsey, Brownsville, and Shedd, and the surrounding rural area. Currently, we are on track to complete the renovations by July of 2017.We need your help!The City of Halsey will be gathering names and dates of service for veterans who currently live in the Central Linn Community or who lived here prior to or after their service. If you or a family member served in the armed forces after WWII, and live or lived in the Halsey, Brownsville, or Shedd, or the surrounding rural community, please contact us. To submit a name, or if you have questions, please call (541) 369-2522, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or stop by Halsey City Hall.The project is supported by grants from the Veterans and War Memorials Grant Program of the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department and from the Central Linn Community Foundation.
Community Thanksgiving DinnerFor the fourth year, there will be a Community Thanksgiving Dinner, open to anyone and everyone on Thanksgiving Day, November 24th from 1:00 to 4:00 pm in the Halsey Community Center. Each year, 40-60 people are fed at this event.Food and preparation is being provided by generous donations from staff, councilors, and community members and it will be staffed by volunteers.We are looking for donations of food or money and supplies and volunteers to help make this happen. If you are interested in helping, please contact Rella Johnson at (541) 369-2782.
City Administrator/Recorder Position OpenSalary Range $54,000 to $71,000 annually DOE + excellent benefits. This position is a full time, salaried position. The City Administrator/City Recorder works under the general direction of the City Council, and supervises city employees to ensure all departments run smoothly. S/he functions as the City’s Personnel Officer, Budget Officer, Elections Officer and City Recorder. The position requires a bachelor degree in Business or Public Administration with emphasis in accounting or equivalent work experience and five years of accounting experience. Excellent leadership and communication skills are required. The successful candidate must be computer literate and possess the ability to use tact, discretion, confidentiality and courtesy when working with Council, the public and City staff. You can download the application and full position description below. To have one faxed or emailed, call 541-369-2522, or email email@example.com or stop by Halsey City Hall at 100 Halsey Street, Halsey, OR 97348. Send a cover letter, resume and city employment application to Attn: Mayor, City of Halsey, P. O. Box 10, Halsey, OR 97348 by 5:00 pm on November 18 for the first review cycle. Position open until filled. EOE
Planning Commission Meeting/Public HearingThe Halsey Planning Commission will meet on Thursday October 27th to review a Conditional Use Permit Application for the property at 110 W 1st Street. There will be a public hearing to accept testimony. Please click the links below for the notice and the agenda. The staff report is available for review at City Hall weekdays between the hours of 8:00 to noon and from 1:00 to 5:00 pm.