Lewis and Clark Fountain

The Lewis and Clark Fountain was installed at the Lewis and Clark Festival Park on April 29, 2016.  Jeff Stewart of The Dalles is the artist.  

Many visonaries worked diligently over the years to assure the completion of the fountain.


Columbia River
paddle wheeler makes a comeback

The 223-passenger American Empress, formerly known as Empress of the North, is back on the Pacific Northwest's Columbia River. The four-deck-high, white-on-white confection is returning to seven-night sailings along the river -- something it last offered in 2008.


Read more

The History of
The Dalles, Oregon

The City of The Dalles, Oregon, is situated in the north-central part of the state on the Columbia River, the nation's second largest river. It is the county seat and the largest community in Wasco County.  The Dalles is one of Oregon's most historical cities and was known earlier in its history as the town at the end of the Oregon Trail.  Archeological evidence suggests the area ...


Read more

What’s Happening?

The City Council does not meet in August.  They resume the regular schedule on September  11, 2017 at 5:30 p.m.

REMINDER:

It is the beginning of fire season. Property owners are responsible for keeping vegetation cut and cleared. 

Puncture vine is loving this warm weather. 

Puncture vine is a noxious weed listed under City Ordinance, Noxious Weeds  99-1234. Commonly known as Goatheads, this weed spreads incredibly fast and produces very sharp seeds.  When stepped on, they are painful to both animals and people.   They are sharp enough to puncture bicycle and wheel chair tires. 

For information on Events in The Dalles, go to The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce website.

Go to top