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.

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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 ...

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What’s Happening?



January 2, 2018

The City of The Dalles will fund grants for projects and programs to non-profit organizations within the City of The Dalles, who are able to demonstrate how they would stimulate economic development or tourism in the community, or provide social benefit for the community.

Applications are available at the City Clerk’s Office, 313 Court Street, The Dalles, between January 1 and January 31 each year.  Applications are also available on the City’s website www.thedalles.org on the home page under What’s Happening.  Applications will be reviewed by the City Manager or designee, who will make recommendations to the City Council.  Approved applications will be submitted for funding through the annual budget process, with funds being awarded after July 1.  

For more information contact City Clerk Izetta Grossman at 541-296-5481 ext. 119.  Or click HERE for application.

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


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