News & Information

Learn more about the candidates running for office at the virtual Community Candidate Forum hosted by the Monmouth Independence Chamber of Commerce and Western Oregon University on Wednesday, October 7th from 3-6 p.m.
Posted: 9/25/2020
The City of Monmouth is hiring for a full time Associate Planner.
Posted: 9/16/2020
The City of Monmouth is pleased to announce Martha (Marty) Wine has been selected as the next City Manager of Monmouth.
Posted: 9/14/2020
Please be careful and safe as you begin to cleanup ash that has fallen from the area wildfires. It’s important that we all takes steps to keep from further stirring up ash prolonging and impacting air quality in our region. Here's some tips for how to clean up ash safely.
Posted: 9/11/2020
At the 2020 General Election on November 3, 2020, the position of Mayor and three Council positions will appear on the ballot.
Posted: 9/2/2020
The City of Monmouth will be conducting interviews with the finalists for the City Manager position on August 26-27th.
Posted: 8/21/2020
The Mid-Willamette Valley Community Action Agency is administering a rent and utility assistance program for individuals negatively impacted by COVID-19.
Posted: 8/7/2020
Monmouth City Council is considering the creation of a new Stormwater Utility that would be added to your monthly utility bill.
Posted: 7/28/2020
Face covering requirements apply to indoor public spaces effective Wednesday, July 1st.
Posted: 7/2/2020
The City of Monmouth is pleased to announce a new small business grant and loan program designed to support local businesses negatively impacted by the COVID-19 crisis.
Posted: 6/30/2020
The City of Monmouth is looking for volunteers that are interested in serving on a committee to develop a 5-year Economic Development Strategy.
Posted: 6/18/2020
The City is excited to welcome park users back to the following park facilities: -Dog Park -Skate Park -Tennis Courts.
Posted: 6/3/2020
The Monmouth Police Department, along with the Oregon Association Chiefs of Police, Oregon State Sheriffs' Association and Oregon State Police issued the following statements condemning the recent actions of Minneapolis police officers that resulted in the tragic death of George Floyd.
Posted: 6/1/2020
The City will begin reopening its facilities to the public as part of the Governor's phased reopening process.
Posted: 5/22/2020
The City of Monmouth 2019 Water Quality Report is now available on the City's website for review.
Posted: 4/22/2020
Here are some great ways to keep energy costs down while spending more time at home.
Posted: 4/21/2020
Directory of local restaurants available for take-out and/or delivery services is now available!
Posted: 4/9/2020
Since City Hall is now closed to the public, utility and court payments can be made one of three ways.
Posted: 4/2/2020
The City of Monmouth in partnership with the City of Independence, Polk Co. Fire District No. 1, Central School District 13J, and Western Oregon University teamed up to produce an informational flyer on COVID-19 and local resources.
Posted: 3/31/2020
The Monmouth Police Department will be providing pick-up and delivery service from local pharmacies to Monmouth seniors (65 and older) and others with severe underlying health conditions that are in need of assistance.
Posted: 3/27/2020
The City of Monmouth issued an updated press release in response to the Governor's most recent Executive Order to Stay Home, Stay Safe.
Posted: 3/23/2020
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Posted: 3/20/2020
Please be sure everyone is counted and fill out your 2020 U.S. Census Questionnaire!
Posted: 3/19/2020
On March 17, 2020, Mayor Cecelia Koontz signed a State of Emergency Declaration for the City of Monmouth related to the COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Posted: 3/18/2020
The City of Monmouth issued an updated press release regarding additional temporary closures starting March 19 to help slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Posted: 3/18/2020
Please see below for the City of Monmouth COVID-19 March 13, 2020 Press Release:
Posted: 3/13/2020
City of Monmouth wins GFOA Budget Award!
Posted: 2/15/2020
The City of Monmouth recently adopted an ordinance to allow short term rentals subject to certain standards. Learn what you need to do to make your short term rental legal.
Posted: 12/26/2019
The City of Monmouth offers an energy-efficiency rebate program to help customers save energy, increase comfort, and decrease electric costs.
Posted: 10/31/2019