Vernonia Links to Other Web Sites

Columbia County Links

These are links to organizations located within Columbia County

Columbia County Economic Team
This web site makes it easier for people to find information about doing business in Columbia County, and how they can take advantage of the Columbia County Economic Team services.

Columbia County Event Complex
The Columbia County Event Complex is a convenient, diverse & affordable facility in a park- like setting. We have a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces that work well for large animal, recreational or trade related shows. This multi-purpose facility can accommodate a wide range of events and occasions from annual association gatherings, animal expos, trade shows, weddings, RV rallies, fundraisers and much more. Rental rates are very reasonable, call for availability.

Community Links

These are links to web sites of organizations associated with the city of Vernonia Oregon

911
Columbia 9-1-1 Communications District is the single public safety answering and dispatch point for Columbia County, Oregon.The District provides all 9-1-1 call taking and dispatching for all public safety agencies based in Columbia County, including Scappoose Police, Fire & Ambulance, Vernonia Police, Fire and Medical, Metro West Ambulance (Vernonia contract), Mist-Birkenfeld Fire and Ambulance, Clatskanie Police, Fire and Ambulance, Rainier Police, Columbia City Police, Columbia River Fire and Rescue, St. Helens Police, Columbia County Sheriff and certain communications support services for Oregon State Police and Oregon Department of Forestry. The District also provides communications support services for city and county road and public works, the District Attorney, Parole and Probation, Juvenile Department, Adult and Family Services, Women's Resource Center, Trojan Nuclear Plant and works closely with the two PUD's during weather events.

Chamber of Commerce
The Vernonia Area Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary organization promoting financial growth for members by partnering with community organizations resulting in the economic vitality in the Upper Nehalem Valley.

Follow the City of Vernonia on FaceBook
This link takes you to the City of Vernonia FaceBook page. You will need a FaceBook account to leave comments. Important items will be posted here by the City. Share the page with others who may be interested.

Vernonia Cares Food Bank
The Vernonia Cares Food Bank's goal is to provide three days worth of emergency groceries, once a month, to needy households in and around the Vernonia area.

Vernonia Fire Department
Information about the Vernonia Rural Fire Protection District

Vernonia Police Department
Dedicated to providing quality progressive law enforcement and community building services to the Citizens of Vernonia, its visitors, and everyone in the surrounding area.

Vernonia Public Library Catalog
Web site that permits you to review the catalog of materials available from the Library and place an order for those items.

Vernonia School District
Complete information on the Vernonia School District

Links of Interest

These are links to web sites that may contain information of value to the citizens of Vernonia

Best of the Web
Links to interesting web sites of Oregon

Oregon Department of Justice
This website lists the justice assistance available to our citizens through the Oregon Department of Justice. Our Attorney General is John Kroger. The site is multi-lingual. Links to many resources are available on the site.

Oregon Fair Housing Council
The Fair Housing Council of Oregon (FHCO) is a nonprofit civil rights organization driven to eliminate illegal housing discrimination through enforcement and education across Oregon and southwest Washington. We promote equal access to housing by providing education, outreach, technical assistance, and enforcement opportunities specifically related to federal, state, and local fair housing laws. These laws protect against illegal housing discrimination based on "protected class status" in any housing transaction and, in fact, any housing situation.

Vernonia Geographical Information System
The Vernonia GIS is a joint project of the City of Vernonia and KLS Surveying aimed at providing modern mapping and geospatial capabilities to help community leaders make better decisions concerning the future of Vernonia and to better manage the city in the present. In the most simple terms, the Vernonia GIS is working to provide the citizens of Vernonia with more effective government at less cost.

Weather and River Level Information

Use these links to visit the various reporting agency web sites for notices on water levels, snow and other weather related information.

National Weather Service Zone Forecast
National Weather Service seven day forecast for the Coast Range of Northwest Oregon.

USGS Nehalem River Near Vernonia (Clear Creek)
Hydrograph of the river water levels on the Nehalem River near Vernonia 6.75 Miles Southwest of Vernonia near Timber Road and Clear Creek Road.