NEWS & NOTICES

August Mayor’s Corner

Well hello again and welcome to August! Random trivia time. Do you know that August comes from  Old English language based on Latin? The Latin was Augustus meaning “Consecrated Venerable” and the root was based on the very first Roman Emperor Augustus. August is also used as a term of respect when speaking of others. This summer has been pretty

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City Council Meeting

The Halsey City Council will gather for their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, August 9th at 7pm in the Council Chambers located on the upper level of City Hall. All members of the public are welcome to attend in person or remotely. Click HERE to attend via Zoom. You may also attend via phone by dialing 1-253-215-8782 and entering meeting

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Utility Rate Increases

Beginning July 1st 2022, community members will see an increase on their utility bill. This rate increase will be reflected on the utility bill mailed out at the end of July. The utility rate increases are as follows: · Water—$2.00 · Sewer—$1.00 · Storm Drainage—$2.00 · Blue Heron Stormwater—$1.00 The last utility rate took place in June of 2019. In 2020 and 2021 City

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Open Council Positions for November Election

Are you interested in serving your community? The City of Halsey will have four positions up for the November election – the Mayor and three Council positions. Halsey voters elect these positions at-large, meaning candidates can live in any area within City limits; once elected, they represent all city of Halsey constituents. Financial reporting is filed directly with the Oregon

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Highway 99 Project Begins August 8th

8/2/2022-Work is set to begin the Highway 99 project on Monday, August 8th with water main and hydrant relocations. The work will be conducted during the daytime and residents should expect construction noise. For project updates, ODOT contact information, or to join the project email list, please visit the ODOT project page. For construction related questions, call 541-757-4211.

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Roosters

As a reminder, per Halsey Municipal Code 10.10.090, Roosters are not permitted in the city limits. They crow not only in the early morning, but sometimes at all hours of the day, and disturb surrounding neighbors. Please also remember that your flock must be contained to your property at all times, per Halsey Municipal Code 10.10.030. If you have any

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Dog Owners, Please Read!

As the weather gets nicer, more folks will be out and about walking their dogs. Please be respectful to your fellow citizens and neighbors by picking up after your pet no matter where they decide to go; whether it be at the park, along the street, or in someone else’s yard… Besides being unsightly and smelly, bacteria from dissolving pet

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Trees & Noxious Vegetation Ordinance Goes Into Effect May 15th

CITY OF HALSEYPUBLIC NOTICE – TREES AND NOXIOUS VEGETATION All Residents and Property Owners in the City of Halsey, Notice is hereby given: Per Halsey Municipal Code 5.05.150 Trees and Noxious Vegetation, between May 15 and September 30 of any year, no owner or person in charge of property shall allow noxious vegetation to be on the property or in

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