Bend Discourages Tourist Travel and Related Activities
City advisory supports Governor Brown’s “Stay Home, Save Lives” orders to minimize non-essential travel to reduce exposure to and spread of COVID-19, novel coronavirus.
3/27/2020 8:24:03 AM
Core Services, Public Works and construction operations continue
City staff has mostly transitioned to working remotely. We are still providing public safety, clean drinking water, safe sewage treatment, building inspections, street maintenance, access to economic resources and more.
3/26/2020 12:14:45 PM
City of Bend COVID-19 Emergency Provisions
The City of Bend is taking steps to limit exposure to and spread of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus).
3/18/2020 7:27:51 PM
CANCELED: BEDAB Advocacy Meeting
03/30/2020 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Newport Corridor Improvements Virtual Open House Opens
CANCELED: Bend MPO Technical Advisory Committee
04/01/2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sally Russell was elected and seated on the City Council as Mayor in January 2019.
Ms. Russell has served on Council since November 2012. Russell’s career, her participation on the Bend Planning Commission and other community volunteer positions have lead her to know and understand the many and diverse sides of the Bend community. Her passions include skiing on Mt Bachelor, mountain biking, running an organic CSA garden and enjoying life with her two daughters whenever they come home from college.
Sally is Bend’s first elected Mayor since 1923.
M.B.A. Marketing | Portland State University
B.A. | Smith College
Broken Top Limited Partnership
Director of Marketing
Cascade Festival of Music
Governor’s Wildfire Response Council (2019)
Bend Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO)
Oregon Outdoor Recreation Initiative Leadership Team
Central Oregon Representative
Tower Theatre Board of Directors
Central Oregon Trail Alliance (COTA)
Deschutes County Committee on Recreation Assets
Term Ends: 2022