Ash Creek Water Control District was formed on August 16, 1951. Click to read more.
- Improve the channel of the Ash Creek from the eastern city limits of the city of Dallas, Polk County, Oregon, to the junction of said Ash Creek with the Willamette River at or near Independence, Polk County, Oregon, for the purpose of preventing damage to property located near or adjacent to said Creek, and to Improve the agricultural and other uses of lands now flooded by waters from said creek.
- Improve the channel of the Ash Creek from the east city limits of the city of Dallas,Polk County, Oregon, to the southeasterly boundary of the district as above described.
- Iimprove numerous small creek, sloughs and water courses tributary to Ash Creek for the purpose of improving the agricultural and other uses of said lands. That the construction or acquisition of such structures of works and the improvement and maintenance thereof will be conducive to the public health,welfare and safety
The Board of Directors of the District is made up of nine members that serve at large and own property in the District. Terms are two or four years in length and shall start on July 1 unless a vacancy is being filled.