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Historic Columbia River Highway Advisory Committee


The Advisory Committee provides recommendations about the Historic Highway to the two owners of the Historic Highway (Oregon Department of Transportation and Oregon Parks and Recreation Department).

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Upcoming meetings
    • December, 13, 2018 in Cascade Locks
    • March 21, 2019 in Mosier
    • June 20, 2019 in Troutdale
     
    Meeting minutes

    Minutes for more previous meetings are available upon request. Please contact our staff representative for assistance.

    For ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) or Civil Rights Title VI accommodations, translation/interpretation services, or more information call 503-731-4128, TTY (800) 735-2900 or Oregon Relay Service 7-1-1.

    ​The Historic Columbia River Highway Advisory Committee includes representatives from ODOT, OPRD, the State Historic Preservation Office, and the Oregon Tourism Commission (Travel Oregon).  Six private citizens are on the committee, two from each of the three counties (Multnomah, Hood River and Wasco) -- one appointed by the Governor and one appointed by each county.

    Representative     County/Org               Position
     
    Arthur Babitz          Hood River County       Chair ​

    Wayne Stewart       Multnomah County       Vice Chair
     
    William Pattison      Hood River County        
     
    Francie Royce         Wasco County

    Judy Davis              Wasco County

    Ernie Drapela          Multnomah County

    Arthur Babitz          Hood River County 

    Kristin Dahl            Travel Oregon

    Chrissy Curran        Oregon State Historic Preservation Office

    Kevin Price             Oregon Parks & Recreation Department

    Rian Windsheimer   Oregon Department of Transportation

    Terra Lingley          ODOT Staff--Scenic Area Coordinator

    Art Carroll              Emeritus

    Marc Berry             Emeritus
     
     
    Oregon Department of Transportation staff for the committee is Terra Lingley.

    The Oregon Legislature created the Historic Columbia River Highway Advisory Committee in 1987 (ORS 366.550) to make recommendations to ODOT and OPRD concerning the Historic Highway.

    Membership includes representatives from ODOT, OPRD, the State Historic Preservation Office, and the Oregon Tourism Commission. Six private citizens are on the committee, two from each of the three counties (Multnomah, Hood River and Wasco).

     View the advisory committee's values and 2017-2025 vision statement. 

    Contact Information

    Oregon Department of Transportation, Region1
    123 NW Flanders
    Portland, OR 97209
    503-731-8232
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