Notices & Minutes


Minutes, Regular Board Meeting, May 11, 2024   Recently updated !

Meeting was held at Dean Drabin’s House, 55520 Big River Drive. Present: Dean Drabin, Doug Patterson, Bart Gernhart, Andra Smith.  Absent: Tim Jenning Dean called the meeting to order at 10:09 a.m. Treasurer’s Report          A.  Checking Account: $20,924.26          B.  CD      […]


Central Oregon Fire Info, May13, 2024   Recently updated !

Today, May 13, Firefighters on the Deschutes National Forest are conducting prescribed burn operations approximately 10 miles south of Bend and 5 miles east of Sunriver.  If conditions are favorable, firefighters will ignite up to 87 acres east of Highway 97 near the Exit 153 Interchange and directly north of […]


Central Oregon Fire Info, May 2024

On Thursday, May9, firefighters on the Bend-Fort Rock Ranger District plan to conduct prescribed burn operations on up to 269 acres approximately one and a half miles west of Sunriver along Forest Service Road 41 near the access for Besson Day Use Area. Ignitions on the burn are planned for […]


Central Oregon Fire Info, April 2024

La Pine, Ore—Starting Tuesday, Bend-Fort Rock Ranger District firefighters plan to conduct prescribed burn operations adjacent to Paulina Lake Road approximately six miles northeast of La Pine and approximately two miles east of the Newberry Estates subdivision.  If conditions are favorable, ignitions may continue on Wednesday and Thursday. Smoke will […]


Coming: Free Chipper Service!

With the help of Deschutes County, OWW1 has arranged to have yard debris chipper service, tentatively scheduled for early June. In order to take advantage of this, residents are requested to bring all of their woody debris (no lawn clippings) to the roadside and arrange it in piles with butt-ends […]


SNOW…Thanks, Everyone!

Many thanks to all of our residents who showed great patience, tolerance, and good cheer in the face of our recent snow-storm difficulties.  Due to numerous mechanical issues, our contractor had been reduced to using back-up vehicles, and was therefore only able to initially plow a narrow lane on all […]


Minutes, Regular Board Meeting, November 11, 2023

Meeting was held at 55520 Big River Drive, Bend, OR 97707   Quorum Present?  Yes Members present: Dean Drabin, Doug Patterson, Andra Smith, Tim Jenning; Bart Gernhart not present, but available by phone. Meeting was called to order by Dean Drabin at 10.27 a.m.   Treasurer’s Report      Checking […]


Notice: Water Shut-Off, November 10

The Water District has announced that it will be shutting off water service on Friday, November 10, in order to make repairs at the intersection of Heierman and Big River.  The shut-off will affect Big River Drive, from South Century, south to Casper, and Heierman Drive, south from Big River […]


Minutes, Annual Meeting, August 5, 2023

Meeting was called to order at 9:15 a.m. Quorum Present? Yes Treasurer’s Report Checking: $56,706.74; CD: $25,000; Mailbox Account: $869/29 P&L Report: There was a negative P&L this year due to a large expenditure for road paving and repair. Old Business A. Snow Removal: snowplowing costs amounted to $6700.  It […]