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public notice Scio City Council Work Session Scio City Hall - 28957 NW 1st Ave. Scio, Oregon Monday, February 24, 2020, from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. The Scio City Council will be holding a “Council Work Session” on Monday, February 24, 2020, at Scio City Hall to continue discussions on the possibility of a New City Hall & Public Works Shop. Several informational presentations will take place and a special time will be set aside for public comments and questions. No formal voting shall take place at the work session. The Scio City Council invites the exchange of ideas with community members and the public can address the council once the presentations and council discussions are completed. Friends of the Scio Public Library Receive Grant The City is excited to announce that the Friends of the Scio Public Library have received a grant of $1088.50 from the Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund. The grant will be used to help bring educational presenters and entertainers to Scio Public Library’s 2020 Summer Reading Program. The City and Friends are very grateful to the Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund for this generous grant.

Recycling Tips from republic services

We are often asked what can or cannot go into the recycling bins from Republic Services. For recycling tips, click on the cart to access Republic Services website. They have a list of items that can go in the recycling bin or must be placed in your garbage can. Just click on the cart to see what you can do. 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

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Incorporated in 1866.

Population: 930 County: Linn Location: 44°42′13″N 122°51′0″W Elevation: 317 feet Area Code: (503) Zip Code: 97374 Time Zone: Pacific
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Wendy Greenwald, Friends of the Scio Public Library receiving grant award from Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution Fund committee person.
Wendy Greenwald, Friends of the Scio Public Library presenting the grant award from the Siletz Tribal Charitable Contribution fund to City of Scio Librarian LaVonne Murray.