Next City Council Meeting

Monday, July 25 6:00 PM
City Council Chambers
Rainier City Hall
106 W B Street

City Council Work Session

Monday, March 14 6:00 PM

Rainier Masonic Lodge
304 E 3rd St
Meeting Agenda (pdf) Agenda Packet (pdf)

Planning Commission

Wednesday, February 16 6 PM

Parks Committee

Monday, May 23 6 PM

Library Board

Friday, August 12 9 AM

League of Oregon Cities

Small Cities Network Meeting
Friday Aug 6, 11AM

Rainier City Hall
Meeting Notice (pdf)

Budget Hearing Notice

Monday June 27, 2022 6 PM
Rainier City Hall

Notice of Supplemental Budget Hearing (pdf)
notary services

Notary services are available at City Hall, free of charge to the public, during regular business hours.


Rainier city offices will be closed Thursday Nov 26 and Friday Nov 27 in observance of Thanksgiving.

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 budget meeting of the Budget Committee of the City of Rainier,, Columbia County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023 will be held at Rainier City Hall, 106 West B Street, Rainier, OR 97048.

The meeting will take place on May 16th, 2022 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.

A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after May 9, 2022 at 106 West B Street, Rainier, OR between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

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