SDAO Annual Conference

  • Thank you to everyone who attended the SDAO Annual Conference in Portland! We had a great time meeting you and hope you had a wonderful experience. Session handouts will remain on the conference website until this fall. 

News and Updates

  • Recreational Immunity is being threatened and we need your help. For more information, please read the recreational immunity brochure we recently distributed to members. Click here to download the sample resolution in Word.
  • The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, in coordination with the US Fire Administration, has developed an online Vulnerability Assessment Tool that will provide fire departments with a systematic process to evaluate risk and ultimately reduce the threat of firefighter injuries and deaths. Click here for more information.

Streamline Website Services

SDAO members have access to a low-cost and easy-to-manage website builder tool that puts the power of website creation and online communication right at your fingertips. Streamline provides users with a straightforward interface that can get websites up and running in about 20 minutes. Everything is fully customizable, including the menus. Websites are also Section 508 compliant for people with disabilities and mobile responsive, so you won’t get penalized by Google.  Learn More...

Special Districts OPB Interview

Frank Stratton, SDAO Executive Director, was featured on OPB's Think Out Loud to speak about Oregon's special districts. Click here to listen to the segment.

Video: Oregon Special Districts