King City was incorporated in 1966. The city's population is approx. 3225.
The area enjoys excellent schools, and a uniquely diverse array of cultural and recreational activities. Only an hour's drive from the beach and mountains and less than a half-hour to downtown Portland, Washington County enjoys the benefits of a healthy urban and rural environment. King City perches on the edge of the region's Urban Growth Boundary, where Washington County transitions to nurseries, wineries and other farm and forest enterprises.
King City enjoys a unique status in Washington County. It was originally chartered as an over-55-retirement community, with convenient, attractive housing centered around a golf course and civic center with nearby neighborhood shopping. Over the decades others have discovered its charm. Today, King City includes vibrant new neighborhoods with residents of all ages and a very attractive new city park. Good services and modest taxes are the hallmark of our city.
Now Hiring-Police Officer LateralKing City is seeking, lateral applicants, for Police Officer. Position requires a minimum of two (2) years of police officer experience with a current DPSST certification of Basic or above... Must be US citizen, be 21yrs, have high school diploma or GED, have a valid driver’s lic, and be able to pass a pre-employment background, a medical and psych exam. Wages commensurate with candidate’s experience. Wages range from $4062 to $ 5185 monthly with full benefits and PERS retirement. Application packets can be picked up at King City City Hall, 15300 SW 116Av King City, OR 97224 or by calling 503 639-4082. We will take applications until June 30, 2014.
Saturday April 26th 10am-2pm
Prescription Drug turn in
Saturday May 10th, 11am-2pm
Shred Day. 2 cans of food donated for 1 bag of shredding. Pride disposal will be here shredding for us.