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VALE CITY HALL PUBLIC CLOSURE NOTICE

IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19, THE VALE CITY COUNCIL IS RESTRICTING PUBLIC ACCESS TO CITY HALL EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. THE FRONT DOOR WILL BE LOCKED.

• CITY STAFF WILL BE AVAILABLE BY TELEPHONE AT 541-473-3133 DURING NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS TO ANSWER QUESTIONS. NORMAL CITY BUSINESS MAY BE CONDUCTED BY TELEPHONE OR EMAIL.

• NO MEMBER OF THE PUBLIC WILL BE GRANTED ACCESS TO CITY HALL EXCEPT WITH THE PERMISSION OF THE CITY MANAGER, WHO WILL PROVIDE INSTRUCTIONS FOR OBTAINING ENTRY.

• UTILITY PAYMENTS MAY BE MADE USING THE DROP BOX OUTSIDE THE FRONT DOOR, BY MAIL, OR BY CALLING STAFF.

Important Request from the City of Vale

City of Vale Public Works Crew would like to ask the public to be aware of what they are flushing down the toilet, please DO NOT flush any kind of wipes, or anything other than toilet paper as it causes the City Mainlines to back up. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact City Hall. 541-473-3133

Job Opening – Head Librarian

The City of Vale is seeking a Head Librarian for the City of Vale/Emma Humphrey Memorial Library. Acts as the Administrator of the City Library and operates under State Laws, and City Charter and Ordinances as well as direction from the Library Board. Administers, plans, and directs the overall operations and functions of the library, financial management, and budgeting process; oversees and/or performs work relating the maintenance of official library records, books, periodicals, tapes; oversees maintenance of real property of the library and manages library special programs.

This is a part time position not to exceed 19 hours per week with some evening work required. Position qualifies for retirement benefits but no Health Insurance will be provided. Pay is $12.00-$13.50 per hour DOE.

High School Diploma or GED required for the position. Prior Librarian experience preferred but not required. Background checks will be required.

All applicants must submit a City of Vale Application as well as a current resume.

Application materials are available online at www.cityofvale.com, or Vale City Hall, 252 B Street W, Vale, OR. Applications must be submitted to City Hall or by e-mail to mhartwell@cityofvale.com, position open until filled. Contact number for any questions is 541-473-3133. The City of Vale is an Equal Opportunity Employer.