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Rainier City Hall
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City Council Meeting

Monday, October 2 @ 6:00 PM Meeting Agenda (pdf) Agenda Packet (pdf)
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City of Rainier Budget Committee

The city's Budget Committee consists of its city council and an equal number of city residents. It meets every May to make budget recommendations to the city council.


A meeting of the Budget Committee of the City of Rainier,, Columbia County, State of Oregon, to discuss the 23/25 biannual budget will be held at the Rainier Senior Center, 48 West 7th Street, Rainier, OR 97048.

The meeting will take place on May 8th, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget.

This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.

Committee Members:

  • Jerry Cole - Mayor
  • Mike Kreger - Council President

City Councilors:

  • Connie Budge
  • Scott Cooper
  • Robert duPlessis
  • Jeremy Howell
  • Levi Richardson
  • Denise Watson

Citizen Representatives:

  • Mike Avent
  • Carey Burgess
  • Nick Gratzer
  • Jan Kenna
  • Dena Nordstrom
  • Ethan Pearson
  • Tess Poat
  • Jan Rich

View City Budget Documents