General Info

First-Ever FREE Community Flu Shot Clinic

Release Date: 
10/16/2014

Keep your family healthy with a FREE flu shot! All ages are welcome to join us at the Library Meeting Room on October 29th from 12-2pm. For more information, please call 541.966.0380.

Senior Housing Facilities

Ashley Manor 1514 SW Athens Ave. (541) 278-6776
Birch Creek Adult Foster Home 41751 Birch Creek Rd. (541) 276-3599
Elizabethan Manor 44882 Mission Rd. (541) 276-7157
Horizon Project 223 SW Court Ave. (541) 278-4544
Juniper House 301 SW 28th Dr. (541) 278-0666

Eastern Oregon Word Round-Up

Release Date: 
09/15/2014

Join us October 3-5, 2014 at Pendleton in beautiful Eastern Oregon for the 2014 Eastern Oregon Word Round-Up!

Enjoy:

  • Programs and readings - free to the public
  • 2-hour Workshops - free for teens, $25 ea. for adults
  • Children's writing workshops - free
  • & Art and Cultural Exhibits at the event venues: free admission to the museum at Tamastslikt Cultural Institute on Oct. 3, 4

Proceeds used to help bring community programs to public libraries in 17 rural counties

Pioneer Park reopens to the community

Release Date: 
11/01/2012

Pioneer Park Playground has been reopened to the public. City crews recently completed demolition, site clean-up, and placement of wood bark donated by Blue Mountain Lumber Products. The swing set and children’s play area are available for use by the community.

American Association of University Women (AAUW) and city representatives have met to discuss rebuilding the playground. AAUW members originally sponsored the development and construction of the Pioneer Park Playground. AAUW members have expressed the desire to conduct another “community build” project using the same materials and playground layout. 

Pumpkin Fest

Release Date: 
10/12/2012

Children ages 2-11 and their parents are invited to join the Pendleton Parks & Recreation "Pumpkin Fest" at the BMCC farm on Friday, October 19.  Enjoy a guided tour by BMCC Ag students through the farm's 100 acres. Tours begin at 4 PM, topped off with cookies and apple juice to make for a perfect outdoor afternoon!

Mayor receives James C. Richards Memorial Award

Release Date: 
10/03/2012

Pendleton Mayor Phillip Houk recently received one of the highest honors a mayor in Oregon can receive – the James C. Richards Memorial Award, which recognizes exceptional contributions by elected city officials at the local, state and federal levels.

City Receives Safety Award

Release Date: 
10/03/2012

The City of Pendleton was once again a recipient of a Safety Award from the League of Oregon Cities.  The award was presented to the Mayor and City Council members at the annual conference last week.  The award recognizes the City for maintaining a safe work environment for its employees by achieving one of the lowest injury rates. 

Fall HVAC Maintenance

Release Date: 
09/19/2012

Summer is winding down and so is the scorching heat. Although it is still September and there may be a few more 90 degree days to be had, the 38 degree nights are a welcome reminder that fall is on its way. As locals gear up for school & football season this fall, it is just as important for residents to be thinking about their HVAC systems. 

Adopt-A-Parkway

Release Date: 
09/18/2012

One of Pendleton’s treasures is our Umatilla River Parkway that runs along the Umatilla River. It boasts beautiful scenery, a plethora of native birds, excellent fishing and a cool reprieve from the hot summer sun. However, keeping Pendleton’s River Parkway beautiful for residents and visitors alike takes some work, and you can help!

City Hall Week – A Forum for State and Local Policy Makers

Release Date: 
09/11/2012

Cities across Oregon have designated September 17-21, as “City Hall Week.”  In 21 host cities, city officials will lead a forum with legislators and candidates on issues that support the economic vitality and stability of Oregon communities.

In Pendleton, City Hall Week will be held on September 17th in the City Hall Council Chambers beginning at 7:00 p.m.