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The Mayor, Council and Staff of Prairie City wish you all a safe, joyous Christmas!
"Shop Late till 8, on the 8th" will be December 8th this year. Join local merchants for a late night of holiday shopping. There will be fire pits to warm yourself as you go from shop to shop!
Help a Child for Christmas! City Hall is accepting Christmas donations for children 1 1/2 years old and up to 16 years old until December 15th.
Need a place to camp or stay for the 2017 ECLIPSE?
Call Prairie City, City Hall 541-820-3605 for more information
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PAY YOUR WATER BILL ONLINE
You can now pay your water bill online by credit/debit card or checking/savings account using our secure payment gateway.
Make your payment conveniently from anywhere, anytime and your account is updated intantly with the Prairie City Recorder.
Strawberry Mountain looks down upon Prairie City, creating one of the most photogenic vistas in Oregon. After its founding in 1868 Prairie City had to be rebuilt three times following major fires. Much of its importance as a shipping point for Grant County was due to the Sumpter Valley Railroad lines, with its narrow-gauge tracks running from Baker City to Prairie City.
The Great Depression ended this connection, although the shortened Sumpter Valley Railroad continued to transport logs to sawmills in Baker city until 1947. The original train depot in Prairie City has been restored and is now the DeWitt Depot Park Museum. Read more»
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