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Spring Newsletter 2017

Upcoming Meetings: All meetings are in the Multnomah Falls Conference Room at the District office, located at 338 Hawthorne NE, Salem, OR 97301

For more information about the district or board meetings, call (503) 391-9927 or send email to office@marionswcd.net.

  • Budget Committee Meeting will be on May 25, 2017 at 7 PM to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018  *5-25-17 Budget Committee Agenda*

The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget.  This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.  A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 25, 2017 at the District office at 338 Hawthorne Ave NE, Salem, Oregon between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. This notice will also be published one time in the Statesmen Journal newspaper under public notices.  Published on Marion SWCD Website May 8, 2017

  • Marion SWCD June Board Meeting and Budget Hearing will be on Monday, June 19th at 7 PM to approve the budget.