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107 Sixth St. 
P.O. Box 708
Garibaldi, OR 97118
(503) 322-3327
(503) 322-3737 FAX


John O'Leary, City Manager/Recorder.

O'Leary started working for the City's Public Works Department 1999. He was appointed City Recorder in 2004 before being named Finance Officer in 2006. O'Leary also served on the Garibaldi Fire Department from 1998 until 2010. He's lived in Garibaldi since 1989 and currently resides here with his wife, Sarah.

Mary DeLoria, Assistant City Manager/Finance Officer

A Tillamook County native, DeLoria and her husband, Bruce, moved back to this area in 2004. They live on her family’s homestead property at Lee’s Camp; Mary's great grandparents homesteaded the property in 1889. DeLoria’s father, Bill Stewart, operated the family-owned Lee’s Camp Store from 1958 to 1972.

Sue Buchholz, Office Specialist.

Buchholz became a permanent member of City Hall staff in July 2012.Buchholz started working for the city as a temp in 2011. She handles billing for water customers and general office duties. Buchholz lives in Rockaway Beach and is a native of Hammond, just north of Warrenton. Before joining the city, she worked as a bookkeeper at a local fish processing plant and later for local fuel distributer.


Water and Sewer Rate Change as of July 2011

If you are moving to Garibaldi and need to establish water and sewer service in your name, please download and fill out the form below, and return this form with your signature and the property owners signature to Garibaldi City Hall. You can fax this form to 503-322-3737, or drop it off at our office located at 107 6th Street in Garibaldi. if you have any questions please email us or give us a call at 503-322-3327.

Water Rates
For a single family residence, the base water rate is $24.50 for 4,000 gallons, and an additional $2.75 per each additional 1,000 gallons. Commercial water rates vary based on meter size, and are as follows:

Meter Size Base Rate Base Gallons Overage Rate
3/4" $24.50 4,000 $3.00
1" $36.75 8,000 $3.00
1-1/2" $49.00 12,000 $3.00
2" $73.50 16,000 $3.00
3" $98.00 32,000 $3.00
4" $196.00 64,000 $2.50

Sewer Rates
For a single family residence, the base sewer rate is $50.00. Commercial users are charged $43.75 for each residential equivalent unit (REU). REU's are determined by dividing a commercial customer's usage in the prior year by 4,000 gallons and 12 months (or 48,000). This number is rounded up, and represents the equivalent usage of a single family residence. Please contact Garibaldi City Hall for more details.

A deposit, pursuant to GMC13.05.020 is required for all new applicants and equals the minimum monthly charge. For a single family residence, the minimum monthly charge is $74.50. The deposit for a commercial business would be based on the monthly minimum charge, and can be determined by contacting City Hall.


Special Event Permit Application. Covers event-related approvals including vendors (GMC 5.30, Res. No. 2006-21). 

2015-16 Business License Application.  For all business activity in Garibaldi (GMC 5.05).

Advertising Reimbursement - TRT. This is for reimbursement of qualifying advertising for local business in Garibaldi that helps bring visitors to our community (Res. No. 2011-07).

Community Hall Rental Agreement.  For all business activity in Garibaldi (Res. No. 2007-19).


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