Emergency management

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 12, 2021 Columbia County Under Excessive Heat Warning Until Saturday Night


ST. HELENS, Oregon - The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued an Excessive Heat Warning until 7 pm on Saturday. Dangerously high temperatures are expected for the next few days, peaking on Friday with temperatures expected to exceed 100 F. This extreme heat will significantly increase the pote…

Columbia County Transfer Station will be Closed Beginning Monday, September 14, 2020 Until further notice due to the hazardous air quality conditions


Columbia County news release: September 13, 2020 Contact: Kathy Boutin-Pasterz Solid Waste Program Coordinator Public Works, Columbia County 503-397-7259 (office) kathleen.boutin-pasterz@columbiacountyor.gov Columbia County Transfer Station will be Closed Beginning …