Wapato is a minimum-security detention center dedicated in July 2004. The facility has never been used as a jail. This page addresses the history and steps taken to manage this legacy issue.
The board considers items to be voted on at their regular meetings on Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. Briefings are held on Tuesdays at 10 a.m.
A place for county employees and residents to report suspected fraud, abuse of position, and misuse of county resources.
Bring your skills to Multnomah County and help us lead the way in public service. Learn about our challenging career opportunities and the benefits of working with us.
Multnomah County's project to create a more accessible and effective mental health care system
Frequently Asked Questions about what is happening with the Multnomah County Campaign Finance Charter Amendment passed by voters in November 2016.
Multnomah County staff have worked for more than a decade to minimize the harm of opioid addiction.
Read the latest news on county's capital projects including: the Central Courthouse, the Health Department Headquarters and the Sheriff's Office Relocation Project.
Upcoming meeting dates for the county’s Community Involvement Committee (CIC) and Community Budget Advisory Committees (CBACs).
Multnomah County is conducting a project to provide our community with a reliable Willamette River crossing on the Burnside regional lifeline route after a major earthquake.
Multnomah County is reducing its carbon footprint and utility costs, according to the 2017 Resource Conservation Report presented to the Board of County Commissioners.
Deborah KafouryCounty Chair
Sharon MeieranCommissioner, District 1
Loretta SmithCommissioner, District 2
Jessica Vega PedersonCommissioner, District 3
Lori StegmannCommissioner, District 4
Information about the population, geography, cities, employees and functions of Multnomah County.