Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Curry County Records Inventory
County Commissioners Orders, Ordinances, and Resolutions
Series documents orders, ordinances, and resolutions passed by the board of county commissioners and the county court regulating and establishing guidelines for specific activities within the county. Information includes activity covered by order, ordinance, or resolution; administrative action number; who introduced; findings of fact; conclusions; recommendations; date heard; and hearings officer name and signature. Activities include noise abatement, nuisances, zoning, animal control, solid waste management, land division regulations, elections, comprehensive plan, and road and bridge use limits.
Orders, ordinances, and resolutions are also included in the Commissioners Journal (County Commissioners Administrative Journal).
Records at the Curry County Courthouse, Clerk's Office Vault:
Commissioners Journal [Register-includes references to orders and resolutions], 1998-2003 (1 binder);
County Court Records [County Commissioners Register-includes references to orders and resolutions], 1966-1990 (1 volume);
Curry County Code, 1996-present (1 binder);
Curry County Commissioners Journal [Register-includes references to orders and resolutions], 1991-1995 (1 binder);
Interim Zoning Ordinances, 1971 (1 volume);
Old Road Records [includes petitions, reports, estimates, contracts, orders, field notes, road survey maps, and related records], ca.1883-ca.1956 (1 cu.ft.).
Records at the Curry County Courthouse, Clerk's Office Break Room:
Curry County Ordinances, 1998-2003 (1 binder); 2004-2009 (1 binder);
Road Orders [Commissioners], 1962-1966 (.10 cu.ft.).
Records at the Curry County Courthouse Annex, Planning Division Office:
BOC Ordinances Relating to Land Use Planning [Board of Commissioners-includes comprehensive plan, zoning ordinance, and subdivision ordinance information], 1972-n.d. (1 binder);
Comprehensive Plan Legislative Changes [Amendment Records-includes ordinances], 1990-present (4 cu.ft.);
Curry County Subdivision/Land Division Ordinance History [Records], 1974-present (1 binder);
Curry County Zoning Ordinance, 1994 (1 volume);
Historical Zoning Ordinances, 1972-present (1 binder);
Land Use Action Index Cards [indexes comprehensive plan, zone change, subdivision, and partition actions], ca.1972-present (1 cu.ft.);
Subdivision Ordinance, 1974 (1 volume);
Zoning Ordinance History [Records], 1972-present (1 binder);
Zoning Regulations, 1972 (1 volume).