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Ways to Participate

Below are some of the ways you can participate in Washington County's decision-making processes. Some of these also provide opportunities for becoming involved in the work being done across County departments.

Washington County’s mission includes encouraging meaningful participation in community activities and county governance. To help achieve this part of the county’s mission, the public is encouraged to get involved in a wide spectrum of public engagement opportunities. This page lists some opportunities for getting involved and making a difference.

If you have any questions or would like more information about the opportunities listed here, email the OEICE office at [email protected].

Department events

Each department hosts its own events offering opportunities for learning and sharing. Visit each department's website to take a look at current opportunities.​

Office of Equity, Inclusion and Community Engagement

Advisory Council on Racial Equity (ACRE)​

Boards and Commissions​

Community Participation Organizations​

Committee for Community Involvement​

Civic Leaders Program​

Cultural Celebrations and Days of Recognition

Housing Services

Supportive Housing Services

Land Use & Transportation

Comment Opportunities and Events

Transportation Projects – Contact us!

Community and Transportation Planning – Contact us at: [email protected]

Comment on Development Project

Sheriff's Office

Community Education and Outreach​

Need assistance?

If you need ADA accommodations, language interpretation or translation, or any other assistance to help you access County services any/or any opportunities for participation, please email our office at [email protected].