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Resolution 3881: Declaring an Economic, Mental Health and Criminal Activity Crises due to the Current Covid-Related State Emergency Declaration and Relating OSHA Mandates and Guidance
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A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the

City of Baker City, Baker County, State of Oregon to

discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2021 to

June 30, 2022, will be held at Baker City Hall, 1655

First Street in the City Council Chambers. The

meeting will take place on the 17th day of May 2021

at 6:00 p.m., and if needed, additional meetings will

be held on the 18th, 19th, and 20th days of May 2021.

The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget

message and to receive comment from the public on

the budget.

At this meeting, a special time will be reserved to

receive written or oral comments on the possible use

of State Revenue Sharing Funds.

A copy of the budget document may be inspected

or downloaded on or after May 10, 2021 via the

City’s website at This is a public

meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee

will take place. All persons who would like to submit

written comment on the City’s 2021-22 proposed

budget or the City’s possible use of State Revenue

Sharing Funds may do so by submitting their

comments to by 1:00

p.m. on May 17th. These comments will be read aloud

during the applicable public hearing on May 17th.

Any person who would like to make oral comment on

the proposed programs with the Budget Committee or

discuss possible uses of State Revenue Sharing Funds

may appear at the meeting. Those who would like to

make oral comment remotely may request a phone

call during the applicable public hearing by emailing

Baker City is looking for volunteers for various Boards, Committees and Commissions. 

Currently we have openings on the following:
  • HDDRC - 2 positions
  • Public Arts Commission - 1 position
  • Planning Commission - 1 position

To fill out an application to serve on a Board, Committee or Commission, click HERE​

Frequently Requested Documents


  Kerry McQuisten   Email
Acting Mayor:  Lynette Perry  Email
Councilor:  Jason Spriet  Email
Councilor:  Joanna Dixon  Email
Councilor:  Heather Sells  Email
Councilor:  Shane Alderson  Email
Councilor:  Johnny Waggoner Sr.  Email


Businesses affected by this outbreak can stay informed of assistance programs and new regulations by following these links:

Business Oregon:

Oregon Employment Department:

Stay Informed:

Baker County:  Baker County is the lead on local response. 

Oregon: The Oregon Health Authority leads the state response. 

United States: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention leads the U.S. response

World Health Organization: The World Health Organization guides the global response.

Governor’s Office, State of Oregon

A History of Early Baker City

A History of Early Baker City: 1862-1910, written by Gary Dielman, will provide you with a brief look into Baker City's earliest days, historic buildings and community leaders. A History Of Early Baker City.  

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