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CITY REINSTATES SIDEWALK REPAIR PROGRAM

The St. Helens Public Works Department is reinstating a sidewalk repair program to assist property owners with the repair or replacement of sidewalks in the public right of way. Like the majority of municipalities in the United States, in St. … Continue reading

SAFETY RESTRICTIONS ESTABLISHED FOR 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION

To address safety concerns related to the St. Helens 4th of July celebration, restrictions have been established to ensure a safe, family-friendly community event. These restrictions are a collaborative safety effort between the St. Helens Police Department, Columbia River Fire … Continue reading

ST. HELENS GARAGE SALE SIGN RULES

Summer is a popular season for garage sales. If you are holding a garage sale, you likely want it to be well attended to help sell your belongings. The most common way to advertise is by posting signs in places … Continue reading

OPENINGS STILL AVAILABLE FOR TRASH CAN PAINTING COMPETITION

Openings are still available for the St. Helens Arts and Cultural Commission’s (ACC) fifth annual Trash Can Painting Competition being held on Saturday, July 4 starting at 9:30 a.m. in Columbia View Park. Two top prizes of $200 will be … Continue reading

CITY OF ST. HELENS ISSUES YEARLY WATER QUALITY REPORT

The City of St. Helens has issued its 2014 water quality report detailing the results of contaminant testing, in addition to information such as water conservation tips and essential utility billing information. The City’s drinking water meets or surpasses all … Continue reading

NEW LITTLE FREE LIBRARY INSTALLED IN ST. HELENS

The Friends of the St. Helens Public Library have installed a Little Free Library next to the life jacket station at the top of the ramp to the City docks near Columbia View Park. The library is intended to serve … Continue reading

ST. HELENS WATERFRONT REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT OPEN HOUSE

The City of St. Helens is hosting an open house for the Waterfront Redevelopment Project. Join us on Tuesday, June 23 from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. at the historic Muckle Building at 31 Cowlitz St. across from the Veneer … Continue reading

CALL FOR ARTISTS FOR ST. HELENS GATEWAY SCULPTURE PROJECT

The City of St. Helens Arts & Cultural Commission, in partnership with Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) Highway Division, has announced a request for proposals (RFP) for illuminated landmark sculpture(s) to be placed at the south entrance to St. Helens. … Continue reading

MAKE ART FOR ST. HELENS PARKS ON JULY 4

The St. Helens Arts & Cultural Commission (ACC) will host its fifth annual Trash Can Painting Competition on Saturday, July 4 starting at 9:30 a.m. in Columbia View Park. Two top prizes of $200 will be awarded at 5 p.m. … Continue reading

ST. HELENS PUBLIC LIBRARY CELEBRATES 100 YEARS

The St. Helens Public Library turns 100 years old on May 25, 2015 and is celebrating its centennial with birthday-themed events during the month of May, many of which can be enjoyed even without a library card. During the entire … Continue reading