Public Arts Commission


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • The 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.
  • City Hall, Conference Room 204


Member Phone Email Term Expiration
Corrine Vegter 541-523-5265 April 2020
Ann Mehaffy 541-524-0941 April 2020
Brian Vegter 541-523-5265 April 2019
Damon Rose 503-247-7573 April 2019
Mary Miller 541-519-0577 April 2018
Adam Nilsson 541-908-5385 Council
Fred Warner, Jr. 541-524-2040 Staff

Agendas & Minutes

View most recent agendas and minutes.


The Public Arts Commission is a volunteer advisory group which became effective April 10, 2014.  Click here for Ordinance No. 3332, creating the Baker City Public Arts Commission. 
  • City Staff Representative:  Fred Warner, Jr., City Manager (term determined by Council)
  •  These are public meetings and all citizens are invited and encouraged to attend.
  • As stated in the ordinance, of the 5 voting members, initially, 2 will have 3-year terms (positions 1 and 2) , 2 will have 2-year terms (positions 3 and 4) and 1 will have a one-year term (position 5). At the end of each initial term, all terms will thereafter be three 3 years.

Art On Loan Program

Go Ahead

This interactive steel sculpture entitled "Go Ahead" was created by Don Herman of Baker City.  This piece was the first Art on Loan piece.  It was installed on October 6, 2016 and is located in beautiful Central Park.

Blazing Shadows

Our newest addition to the Art on Loan Project, Blazing Shadows, by Corrine Vetger. This piece is located in Central Park and will be on display through Fall of 2018.