Community in Brief
Dundee announces vacancy on budget committee, seeks applications from populace
The city of Dundee is accepting applications to serve on its budget committee. Members serve a three-year term and the committee meets three to six times a year with the mayor and the City Council.
To qualify, applicants must be a registered voter of Dundee and commit to attending night meetings during the formation of the budget. The deadline to submit applications is Feb. 28.
For more information, or an application, log on to the citys website at www.dundeecity.org, stop by City Hall or call 503-538-3922.
Citizen Rate Review Committee continues to meet
The Citizens Rate Review Committee has been meeting to develop rates for the next two years. These meetings are open to the public and citizens can attend to find out how rates are set for water, wastewater, stormwater and springs. The meetings, held from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Public Safety Building, 401 E. Third St., will continue and the dates are posted at www.newbergoregon.gov. The next two meetings are set for Jan. 22 (wastewater) and Feb. 5 (stormwater).
Handgun license class slated Jan. 18 in Newberg
There will be a concealed handgun license class hosted by the Newberg Rifle and Pistol Club from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 18.
The class will be held at the clubs range at 15955 N.E. Quarry Road. Graduates will be eligible to apply for an Oregon concealed handgun license and will be fingerprinted and have a passport photo taken as a part of the class. To register, visit www.nrpc.net.
Zumba classes starting soon
The Chehalem Park and Recreation District has several Zumba classes starting soon. Aqua Zumba starts Jan. 23 and will be on Thursdays and Fridays. Zumba Kids starts Jan. 28 and will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Zumba for beginners started Jan. 7 and occurs every Tuesday. A regular Zumba class is still offered Monday through Thursday. For more information or to register, visit www.cprd.com.