Skamania County Board of Commissioners

Mission:  Provide quality public services to the people of Santa Barbara County in response to their need for a healthy, safe, and prosperous environment; and to establish and maintain a workforce which reflects the diversity of the community.






         Richard Mahar                           Bob Hamlin                           Tom Lannen
              District 1                                 District 3                               District 2
            Assignments                            Assignments                           Assignments
                Chair                                    Vice Chair                               


  Meeting Packet    Department Reports     Guidelines for Public Comment

*Note*  Agenda's can now be found on the left hand side of this page under "Agenda"

The Board holds its business meeting every Tuesday beginning at 9:30am in the Board Room on the main floor of the Courthouse. On weeks where Monday is a holiday the business meeting occurs on Wednesday. Workshops, special meetings and public hearings are scheduled as necessary and listed on the weekly agenda.

The Board of County Commissioners is the legislative body for the County, responsible for developing Policies and Ordinances (laws) effecting and regulating all facets of local government as it relates to the citizens.  The Board creates, approves and oversees the annual budget.  Other Elected Officials are responsible for the management of their offices. The Board, via appointed department heads, manage all other services; Community Events and Recreation (facilities, parks, recreation, human resources, risk management, information technology, and public information), Community Development, Public Works, Road Department, Community Health, and Senior Services (meals, information and transportation.) Commissioners also serve by assignment on a variety of external commissions and board as required by law or in furtherance of county goals for the benefit of our citizens.



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Find Us
Skamania County Courthouse

240 NW Vancouver  Stevenson, WA

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday  7:30am - 5:30pm

Contact Us
509-427-3700 Phone 509-427-3708 Fax
Toll Free Numbers
360-837-2888  West 509-427-2888  Central 509-538-2888  East
TDD Relay Service
(800) 833-6388
 Mail Service
Skamania County
PO BOX 790
Stevenson, WA  98648