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Banks • Government • City Council March 15
You could be the next Banks city councilor
Who wants to be a city councilor? If you were on the fence to run for an open council seat in Banks in November 2018, consider a gate opening on that fence: applications are now open for a replacement to fill the rest of Teri Branstitre's term, which runs through December 31, 2020.
Banks • Government • Land Use March 15
Zoning changes sought in Banks to build 30-unit apartments
An application to the city asks for a plot near the Banks-Vernonia State Trail to be rezoned so a 30-unit apartment can be built. The project, if approved, would fall under one of a handful of exemptions to the city of Banks' development moratorium caused by the city's tight water supply.
CRIME • BANKS • POLICE LOG March 14
Banks February 2019 Police Log
As written by deputies from the Washington County Sheriff's Office in Banks: A Banks man believes Sheriff's deputies have a prescient knowledge of his bicycle's description, and more.
Banks • Government • City Council March 12
Vacancy on city council to be filled by appointment
After her move to Hillsboro, Banks city councilor Teri Branstitre's seat is open, leaving a vacancy that must be filled by appointment.