November Dates10/25 -- Utility Payments due, 5:00 pm10/28-- Special City Council Meeting, 7:00 pm, City Hall10/31-- Happy Halloween!-- Halsey Shedd RFD Open House, 5-7 pm, Halsey Fire Station-- Central Valley Church “Trunk or Treat,” 6-7:30, Halsey Community Center Parking Lot11/4 -- Blue Heron Advisory Committee meets, 6:30 pm, City Hall11/5 -- Library Committee meets, 7:00 pm, City Hall11/7-8 -- Ford Leadership Class meets, 1-6 pm and 9 am - 4 pm, Community Center 11/10 -- CL School Board Meeting, 6:30 pm, CL High School Cafeteria11/10-- City Council meeting 7:00 pm, City Hall11/11 -- Veteran’s Day, City Hall Closed11/21-22 -- Holiday Craft Bazaar, Halsey United Methodist Church, noon-6 and 9-5 pm11/27 -- Community Thanksgiving Dinner, 1-3 pm, Halsey Community Center11/27-28 -- Happy Thanksgiving! City Hall Closed
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Our Community Thanksgiving Dinner last year was a great success -- we fed about 60 people and had a great time! So, for the second year, there will be a Community Thanksgiving Dinner, open to anyone and everyone on Thanksgiving Day, November 27th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm in the Halsey Community Center. Food and preparation is being provided by generous donation from staff, councilors, and community members and it will be staffed by volunteers.We need your help!We are still looking for donations of food and supplies and volunteers to help make this happen. If you are interested in helping, please call City Hall at (541) 369-2522 or email email@example.com
Mayor Tharp has Resigned
Mayor JR Tharp has resigned for personal reasons. He has an illness in his family. The City will miss his kindness, his dedication, and his focus on the needs of the community. Mayor Tharp has served the City as both a City Councilor and as Mayor. His term as Councilor began in January 2013, and he accepted the Council’s appointment to Mayor in February of 2014. Mayor Tharp’s care for this community is reflected in the Halsey Giving Center that he helped to create in the Community Center. He will be missed.
Special City Council Meeting
There will be a special City Council Meeting on October 28th, 2014 at 7:00 pm for the second reading of Ordinance No. 2014-402, An Ordinance Establishing a Tax on the Sale of Marijuana and Marijuana-Infused Products in the City of HalseyOrdinance No. 2014-402 is available for public inspection in the office of the custodian of city records, located at 100 W Halsey St., Halsey, OR
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entrance into the Library. The money raised will go to help complete the work on the building, and for purchasing bookshelves. The flier/order form will be in the September Newsletter, is available at City Hall, or can be downloaded here:
The 2014 Holiday Parade of Lights will be on Sunday December 14, 2014 at 5:00 pm. Participants need to be at the Elementary School at 4:00 pm to start lining up. There will by hot cider and cookies. If you are interested in doing a float, or walking, or participating in some way, the fliers and sign up sheets are available at City Hall, or you can download them below. They should be turned in at City Hall or in the drop box. Thanks!
Library Memorial Wall
The Halsey City Council and the Halsey Library Committee would like to offer you the chance to place your name, a family name or a loved one’s name on a brass plaque that will be mounted on a Memorial Wall at the new Halsey City Library. The Library Memorial Wall will be built on the inside of the porch wall that faces the