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), all of Multnomah County East of the Willamette River, has scheduled Board and Committee Meetings at the District Office (Board Room), 5211 N. Williams Ave, Portland, OR 97217, for the month of June 2015.

Final Meetings’ Agenda items are confirmed about a week prior to each meeting date. The EMSWCD web site is updated frequently to reflect the most current information regarding meetings’ proposed agendas. For more information about Board Meetings and Committes, please visit the pages within this section.

Committee Meetings:

Committee Meetings will be held on the below dates:
  • A special Strategic Conservation Investment (SCI) Ad-hoc Committee will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, May 26. Agenda includes: review and discussion of background materials and program options related to SCI grants, creating a recommendation to the Board of Directors regarding if and how SCI grants should be implemented in the future.
  • A Personnel Committee meeting will be held at 4:30 PM on Monday, June 1st. Agenda includes: discussion of District Parental Leave polices.
  • A Land Legacy Committee meeting will be held at 5:00 PM Monday, June 1st. Agenda includes: discussions regarding purchases, due diligence and outreach. An Executive Session under ORS 192.660(2)(e) may be held for discussion of real estate negotiations.

Board Meetings:

Board Meetings will be held on the below dates:
  • June 1st, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Agenda items include discussions and decisions regarding: Watershed Council progress, FY15/16 budget, SCI grant structure and other issues related to rural lands and urban lands.


Find minutes from our meetings!

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