Florence Oregon News

Boats on the Port of Siuslaw

Superintendent Gets High Marks; Volunteers To Be Honored; PAC Meeting Monday

Superintendent Gets High Marks The Siuslaw School Board finished their annual evaluation of the superintendent’s job performance.  Overall Superintendent Andy Grzeskowiak received a 3.51 out of 4 rating with 4 being accomplished.  The evaluation consists of ratings on nine different performance standards and 5 goals set forth by the board.  […]

Siuslaw River Bridge at Sunset

3-2 Vote To Firm Up FURA Appointment Process; Work Session Shortened; Public Safety Workers Recognized; Fire Destroys Home

3-2 Vote To Firm Up FURA Appointment Process The Florence City Council voted 3-2 last night to establish a more defining process by which it chooses members of the Florence Urban Renewal Agency.  The change approves city Ordinance No. 1 series 2019, which effectively gives the city’s mayor the final […]

Florence Oregon Coast

City Releases DUII Enforcement Results; Work Session; Council Meeting; WLCF Distributes Funds; Plover Nesting Season Begins

City Releases DUII Enforcement Results The Florence Police department released its numbers for its super Bowl DUII enforcement campaign.  The department arrested one driver for driving while impaired and issued eight warnings for miscellaneous traffic offenses and two citations for driving while suspended.  Throughout the month of February the Florence […]

Port of Siuslaw

Mural Controversy; Revision Construction; Port Seeks To Employ Seasonal Worker(s); Suspect Not Yet in Custody

Mural Controversy Controversy has arisen over the mural that is proposed for the maintenance building belonging to Central Lincoln PUD.  Social Media has been vocal about the project and comments range from approval to strong dislike of the design chosen by the Public Arts Committee, but Florence City Manager, Erin […]