Keep up to date with the latest documents and minutes from our meetings here. EMSWCD is a public (governmental) organization. With the exception of occasional executive sessions, all meetings of our Board are to open the public and the public is very welcome to attend.

Each meeting includes an opportunity to comment; agendas of upcoming meetings are posted below and in the Oregonian newspaper. You can also view a full calendar list of upcoming board, committee and budget meetings here.

The District office is ADA accessible, and served by bus lines #44, #72 and #6. For Americans with Disabilities Act accommodations, or for translation services, call (503) 222-7645 no later than 48 hours prior to a meeting date.

If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact us, or call us at (503) 222-7645.


The East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District (EMSWCD), holds Board and Committee Meetings at the EMSWCD Office, located at 5211 N. Williams Ave, Portland, OR 97217.

Meeting agendas and supplemental materials are available about a week prior to each meeting date. The EMSWCD web site is updated frequently to reflect the most current information regarding meetings. For more information about Board Meetings and Committee Meetings, please see below and visit the pages within this section.

Committee Meetings:

Committee meetings will be held on the below dates:
  • Land Legacy Committee meeting on Monday, August 3rd, 2015 at 5:00PM. Agenda items include: ALE grant updates, Protection updates, Discussion regarding Farm Conservation Agreements and StreamCare Agreements, Discussion regarding long-term easement holder. In addition, an Executive Session under ORS 192.660(2)(e) may be held for discussion of real estate negotiations.
  • Personnel Committee Meeting on Monday, July 27, 2015 at 5:00 PM. Agenda includes: Policy reviews and updates; and an Executive Session under ORS 192.660(2)(b) to discuss discipline of an employee.

Board Meetings:

Board meetings will be held on the below dates:
  • Monday, August 3rd, 2015, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Agenda items include: discussion regarding equity analysis and planning, budget resolution, executive session under ORS 192.660(2)(i) to discuss Executive Director’s 12-month performance review, executive session under ORS 192.660(2)(b) to discuss personnel issues, updates from Finance & Operations, Rural Lands, Urban Lands, and Land Legacy & Grants programs.


Find minutes from our meetings!

You can find archived meeting minutes and other public documents in our Documents and Resources section.