Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Multnomah County Records Inventory
Series documents the annual allotment of funds for county government operations as agreed to by the board of commissioners. Information includes total amount of funds budgeted for each office. Later budgets may include organizational charts and a narrative of each county office function.
County budgets may also be found in the County Commissioners Journal (County Commissioners Administrative Journals).
Records at the John B. Yeon Building, Multnomah County Archives:
Adopted Budgets [includes budget estimates], 1953-2004 (6 cu.ft.).
Records at the John B. Yeon Building, Multnomah County Archives, Microfilm Storage:
Budget Estimates [title varies-includes budgets and estimates], 1928-1964 (14 reels of microfilm).
Records at the Multnomah Building, Budget Office 4th Floor Records Storage Room 199:
County Budget [title varies-with gaps], 1957-present (57 binders).
Records at the Multnomah County Central Library:
Multnomah County Adopted Budget, 1996-1999 (1 volume); 1999-2000 (1 volumes);
Multnomah County Approved Budget, 1992-1993 (1 volume); 1995-1996 (1 volume);
Multnomah County Budget, 1965-1992 (28 volumes); 1996-2009 (24 volumes);
Multnomah County Proposed Executive Budget, 1975-1993 (23 volumes).
Records at the Multnomah County Web Site:
Multnomah County Adopted Budget, 2000-present (Internet).