City of Scio| 38957 NW 1st Avenue, PO Box 37 | Scio|Oregon | 97374-0037| Tel: 503-394-3342
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Scio Municipal Code & City Charter

Electronically Assessable!!

The Scio Municipal Code, which is made up of all of Scio’s “Ordinances & Resolutions” are now available at your fingertips. To access the code “Click Here If you have any questions about the code or City charter please email the city at scio@smt-net.com OR call Scio City Hall at 503-394-3342

SCIO PUBLIC LIBRARY BENEFIT DINNER

The Friends of the Scio Public Library are hosting a Benefit Dinner on Sunday, September 22nd for the Scio Public Libary. For more information - Click Here.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MERCURY

There is an ever growing need for mankind to become more aware of mercury and the impact it can have on one’s quality of life. Mercury is a natural occurring element found in air, water and soil. Over exposer to mercury, even in small amounts, may cause serious health problems to the unborn child and people of all ages. In an effort to educate our water users we are providing the following Environmental Protection Agency website www.epa.gov/mercury/basic-information-about-mercury which gives the reader access to fact sheets and data relating to the subject matter of mercury. What is Mercury Emissions of Mercury into the Air Emission from Power Plants Other Causes of mercury Air Emissions Trends in Air Emissions Mercury Emissions around the Globe Common Exposures to Mercury Health Effects Associated with Exposures to Mercury Ecological Effects of Mercury Exposure Consumer Products that Traditionally Contain Mercury

Planning Commission Position Open

The City of Scio is currently seeking volunteers who live within the city limits to serve on the Scio Planning Commission. The planning commission actively serves the city by making land use recommendations/decisions for the city depending on the complexity of the application before them. The time commitment involved can range from 1 to 4 hours per month. If you are interested in planning for the future of Scio, please consider volunteering your time. - Application

Recycling Tips

We are often asked what can or cannot go into the recycling bins from Republic Services. Here is a handy link to their website to help you determine if certain items can go in the recycling or must be placed in your garbage can. Just click on the cart to see what you can do.

City Hall Hours

Monday - Thursday - 7:30 am to 5:00 pm Friday - 7:30 am to 12:00 pm
City of Scio

About Scio

Incorporated in 1866.

Population: 920 County: Linn Location: 44°42′13″N 122°51′0″W Elevation: 317 feet Area Code: (503) Zip Code: 97374 Time Zone: Pacific
City of Scio - SPEAKS Newsletter City of Scio - SPEAKS Newsletter Reporting possible pollution issues is everyone’s responsiblity.  If you think that there is a possible land, air or water pollution, please report it by doing one of the following: Fill out DEQ’s Online Complaint Form Call the DEQ hotline - 1-887-997-7888 Oil Spills - 1-800-452-0311 Noise Complaints - 541-967-3950 Nuisance Odors - 503-229-5376  For additional information about pollution reporting click here. Controlling Pollution Controlling Pollution Please call the City of Scio at  503-394-3342, if you have an illicit discharge emergency.  If it is after regular business hours please dial one of the following numbers: •	541-619-8152 •	503-509-9807 •	541-401-3526  For additional information about illicit discharge(s) click here. Reporting Illicit Discharge(s) Reporting Illicit Discharge(s) Reporting Illicit Discharge(s)