Welcome to the City of
The City Council of Prairie City welcomes Mayor Jim Hamsher( re-elected), Georgia Patterson (re-elected), and new members Joe Phippen and Frank Primozic to the city council. Thank you for your willingness to dedicate your time to the betterment of Prairie City.
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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