Monmouth Town & City Hall

Find Monmouth Oregon town & city halls. Town and city halls provide information on government agencies, boards, commissions, committees, departments, and elected officials.

Monmouth City Hall 151 Main Street West Monmouth OR 97361 503-838-0722

About Monmouth Town & City Halls

A Monmouth Town or City Hall is a building that serves as the focal point of government activity for a town or city in Monmouth, OR. It is the location where the proceedings of the Monmouth legislative body take place and usually houses the central offices for the executive and administrative functions of the government. Depending on the size of the building, some municipal functions, and a number of citizen services may operate out of a Town or City Hall in Monmouth.

You may contact Town & City Halls for questions about:
  • Monmouth Public records
  • Marriage licenses and certificates
  • Town and City government offices
  • Local Monmouth politics
  • Voter poll locations and election procedures
Monmouth Public Records

Town and City Halls in Monmouth can provide free public records upon request. These records include Monmouth marriage licenses and certificate copies, as well as a variety of other historical and vital records. Monmouth birth and death records, marriage and divorce records can be obtained from Town and City Halls. Other public records that may be obtained in Monmouth include local elections and voter records, Polk County Court records, Monmouth property tax assessments and real estate records.

Monmouth Town and City Councils

Monmouth City Halls and Town Halls have a chamber where public meetings of the Town Council, City Council, or other elected legislative body take place. The chambers are set up to allow for discussion among Council members and executive and administrative officers, as well as members of the Monmouth public interested in addressing the Council. Audience seating is available for members of the public and the media to observe public meetings in Monmouth, Oregon. City or Town Halls are also equipped with telecommunications equipment to allow for taping and televising of public meetings. Other elected and appointed boards and commissions, such as the Monmouth Planning and Zoning Commissions, may also use the chambers for their meetings, particularly if members of the public or media attend the meetings.

Government Offices in Monmouth, OR

The office of the chief executive or administrative official, such as the Monmouth City or Town Manager, is located in Town or City Hall. Depending on the size of the building and how the departments are organized, other administrative functions may also be located in Town or City Hall, such as the Monmouth Finance Department or Human Resources. Many of the operating departments that have direct interaction with citizens are located in Town or City Hall, including the Monmouth Clerk's Office, Monmouth Tax Collector, and Monmouth Building Inspector. Departments that have extensive or specialized space requirements, such as Monmouth Police Department, Fire Department, Public Library, and Public Works, tend to be located in separate stand-alone facilities.