City of Morton - Morton Washington
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Monday, February 26, 2024 - City Council Meeting - 7:00 pm

City of Morton


Morton City Hall Contact Morton City Hall

Location:
192 Adams Ave
Morton, WA 98356

Mailing Address:
Morton City Hall
P.O. Box 1089
Morton, WA 98356

Phone:  (360) 496-6881
Fax:  (360) 496-6899

LuAnn Ward, City Clerk
Email:  cclerk@VisitMorton.com

Donna Royle, Deputy Clerk
Email: dclerk@visitmorton.com

Gwen Reed, Treasurer
Email: treasurer@visitmorton.com


City Council

Mayor Rick Mead
Term: January 2020 – December  2023
Email  mayor@visitmorton.com
Councilman Jason Sawyer
Position Number 1
Term: January 2020  – December 2023
Email council1@visitmorton.com
Councilman Bob (Goat) Boyer
Position Number 2
Term: May 2022 – December 2023
Email council2@visitmorton.com
Councilman Richard Vanderlip (Mayor Protem)
Position Number 3
Term: January 2014 – December 2025
Email council3@visitmorton.com
Councilman Travis Cooper
Position Number 4
Term: January 2020  – December 2023
Email council4@visitmorton.com
Councilwoman Caro Johnson
Position Number 5
Term: January 2022 - December 2025
Email council5@visitmorton.com


City Council Meetings

The City Council meets at 7:00 p.m. on the fourth Monday of each month at the Lyle Community Center. Address:  700 Main St, Morton, WA  98356. Meetings are open to the public.

Would you like to be on the next city council meeting agenda?  Download the Council Agenda Request form.. Please submit the form to City Hall before noon on the Wednesday before the council meeting to be included on the agenda.

 

Agenda and Minutes

2024
January 22, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
February 26, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
March 25 , 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
April 22,, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
May 27, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
June 24, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
July 22, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
August 26, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
September 23, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
October 28, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
November 25, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes
December 23, 2024 - Agenda | Minutes

2023
January 23, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
February 27, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
March 27, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
April 24, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
May 22, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
June 26, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
July 24, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
August 28, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
September 25, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
October 23, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
November 27, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes
December 18, 2023 - Agenda | Minutes

2022
January 24, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
February 28, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
March 28, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
April 25, 2022 - meeting cancelled
May 23, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
June 27, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
July 25, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
August 22, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
September 26, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
October 24, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
November 28, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes
December 19, 2022 - Agenda | Minutes

2021
January 25, 2021 - Meeting Cancelled
February 22, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
March 8, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
March 22, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
April 26, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
May 24, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
June 28, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
July 26, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
August 23, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
September 27, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
October 25, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
November 22, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes
December 28, 2021 - Agenda | Minutes

2020
January 27, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
February 24, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
March 23, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
April 27, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
May 18, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
June 22, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
July 27, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
August 24, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
September 28, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
October 26, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
November 22, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes
December 28, 2020 - Agenda | Minutes

2019
April 22, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes
May 29, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes
June 24, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes
July 22, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes
August 26, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes
September 23, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes
October 28, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes
November 25, 2019, - Agenda | Minutes
December 23, 2019 - Agenda | Minutes


City of Morton Municipal Code

The Morton Municipal Code is a compilation of current ordinances adopted by the City Council. Following adoption, ordinances of a general and permanent nature are codified into the Municipal Code. The City of Morton is governed in accordance with the Code, which is updated as the City grows and changes. Please be aware that the Morton Municipal Code available on this site may not include amendments made within the last 3 months. This document is provided for informational purposes only.  View the Morton Municipal Code.

Business License Application

The City of Morton has partnered with the Washington State Department of Revenue (DOR) for Business Licensing services.

DOR will process the City of Morton business licenses and renewals from now on. If you start a new business in Morton, you must apply to the DOR.

Visit the Business License portal.

Public Records Request

To request public records, please complete the Request for Disclosure of Public Records form and submit to the City Clerk's office - Word | PDF

Building Permit Application

Download Lewis County Community Development's City Approval Form necessary to obtain a building permit.

City of Morton Zoning Classifications Map

Rent the Lyle Community Center

700 Main Street
Morton, WA  98356
(360) 496-6881

Application for reservations may be picked up and turned in at City Hall.  The key may be obtained one day prior to the event and returned the day following the event. Chairs and tables are available and alcohol may be served with proper liquor permits. Download the Application for Reservation.

Rental Fees:

Multi-Purpose Room:

  • Refundable $150 Deposit
  • Morton Resident:  $100 minimum, $25 per hour over 4 hours
  • Non-Resident:  $150 minimum, $35 per hour over 4 hours

Conference Room:

  • Refundable $150 Deposit
  • Morton Resident:  $150 minimum, $35 per hour over 4 hours
  • Non-Resident:  $175 minimum, $35 per hour over 4 hours

Kitchen:

  • Rental available with rental of either the multipurpose room or the conference room.
  • Morton Resident:  $50
  • Non-Resident:  $75

 

Employment Opportunities

Police File Clerk

 We are looking for a Clerk to join our team and provide administrative support to our staff. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing a variety of clerical tasks, including data entry, filing, document scanning, and customer service. The ideal candidate will have excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work independently. We are looking for an individual who is reliable and can work efficiently in a fast-paced environment.

  1. Must have no felony convictions. No gross misdemeanor or misdemeanor convictions in the past 5 years.
  2. Must possess or be able to possess a criminal justice clearance, possess or qualify for ACCESS/NCIC certification.
  3. Experience or familiarity with Spillman data based programs and NIBRS reporting procedures desired.

Job Type: Part-time
Pay: $16.50 - $17.00 per hour

Benefits: Flexible schedule
Schedule 4 hour shift, 5 days per week

Lead Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator - Public Works Department

Full Time Park Manager

The City of Morton is looking for a full-time park manager. Manager to live on site in modular home owned by the City. This position requires a “people person” who can remain positive and calm in stressful situations. Must have a positive attitude and maintain
good rapport with guests. Must be self-motivated, trustworthy and dependable. Physical demands include the ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions ability to lift/push/pull up to 20 lbs. The city will provide water/sewer/electricity and garbage. The manager will be required to sign a one (1) year contract with the City of Morton.

Applications to be submitted to the City Clerk at City Hall. Position open until filled.