Welcome to Vernonia

Nestled in the Oregon Coast Range on the Nehalem River, lies the City of Vernonia. Surrounded by Douglas Fir forests, Vernonia strives to maintain our historic logging roots, while providing a welcoming community in which to live, work and play. Vernonia offers quiet country living and a great place to visit. Whether you live here, or are just passing through, we invite you to enjoy everything Vernonia has to offer.

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Vernonia Library Summer Reading 2021

Vernonia Library on Jun 2, 2021

Summer Reading 2021 is coming up at the Library! Reading incentive program, performers in the park, storytimes, and STEM activities for kids. All free! First day to sign-up for Summer...

City Council Applicant Interview Panel Openings

City Hall on May 21, 2021

At the City Council Meeting on May 17th, Council finalized the process to incorporate the citizens of Vernonia in the interview process to fill the vacant position on the City...

Public Notice: City Council Vacancy

City Hall on May 20, 2021

With the resignation of Councilor Lorna Poetter a vacant seat exists on the Vernonia City Council. This seat will be filled by Council appointment. The appointment will serve out the...

City Hall Closed April 30, 2021 and May 3, 2021

City Hall on Apr 28, 2021

Vernonia City Hall is closed on Friday, April 30, 2021 and Monday, May 3, 2021 for needed maintenance.

Help Keep Our Parks Clean & Beautiful

City Hall on Apr 19, 2021

Our local parks and open spaces are an important part of our community and while the City of Vernonia Parks Maintenance Crew works hard to keep them clean and maintained, we...

Public Notice - Water Service Disruption

City Hall on Apr 19, 2021

Due to a water main replacement, there will be disruption of water service from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. Impacted areas are expected to be...

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