Florence, Oregon

Budget Committee Meeting May 9, 2016 5:30pm

Budget Committee Meeting May 9, 2016 5:30pm

A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Port of Siuslaw, Lane County, Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017, will be held at the Port of Siuslaw office, 100 Harbor St, Florence, OR 97439.  The meeting will take place on May 9, 2016 at 5:30pm.  The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to...

Port Seeks Budget Committee Members

Port Seeks Budget Committee Members

The Port of Siuslaw has extended the deadline for Budget Committee applications to 5pm Friday, April 15, 2016. The Budget Committee is a standing committee of five citizen members that sits jointly with the Port Commission to publicly review and revise the annual budget document. Committee members serve three-year terms. Interested persons should obtain an...

Port Seeks Commission Applicants

Port Seeks Commission Applicants

The Port of Siuslaw Board of Commissioners will appoint a district citizen to fill the Position 3 vacancy created by the recent resignation of John “Jay” Cable.  The term of the appointee will expire on 30 June 2017 at which time an elected successor will be seated.  Persons wishing to be appointed to the Port Commission vacancy should obtain an application...

108th Rhododendron Festival May 15-17

108th Rhododendron Festival May 15-17

Come celebrate the 108th Annual Rhododendron Festival in Florence on May 15 – 17.  See the beautiful wild rhododendrons in bloom on the Oregon Coast.  Enjoy the Carnival on the waterfront.  Flower shows, craft shows, entertainment and more!  And, don’t miss the parade on Sunday at noon!

Rate Increase Discussion at April 15 Meeting

Rate Increase Discussion at April 15 Meeting

At the Port Commission meeting in January, the Board agreed to proposals to restructure Commercial Moorage rates, a proposed rate increase for West Marina Recreational Moorage, and a restructure and rate increase for East Marina Recreational rates.  At the February meeting, the Board was presented with a proposed rate increase for Campground fees. At the March...

Port Commission Goals for 2015

Port Commission Goals for 2015

The Port Commissioners held a Special Meeting on January 8, 2015 to review and discuss the 2013-18 Strategic Business Plan.  The Board agreed to the following priorities for this year:  1) Find new funding/revenue sources, 2) Reduce the current debt service, and 3) Build a new restroom for the campground.  The minutes from this meeting can be found on this...