Notice of Port Commission Vacancy

April 18, 2022

The Port of Umpqua is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy for Position #4 on the Board of Commissioners.  This is a volunteer position; the appointee will not receive compensation.  The appointee’s term will expire June 30, 2025.

To be eligible for appointment, the applicant:

  • Must live within the Port District (includes Gardiner, Reedsport, Winchester Bay, Ash Valley, Scottsburg, Elkton, parts of the Smith River area and other rural areas within Western Douglas County); and
  • Must be a registered voter in the Port District

Applications are available at the Port office: 1877 Winchester Ave, Reedsport or you can download a copy from the link below.

For additional information, contact Scott Kent 241-271-2232

1877 Winchester Ave, Reedsport OR 97467

or email; portofumpqua@portofumpqua.net

To download the Port of Umpqua Commissioner Application



The Port of Umpqua is now accepting sealed bids for the following: 

One 5000 pound capacity Yale forklift with 2.2 liter propane engine.


One 3000 pound capacity Toyota forklift (not running).

TOYOTA FORKLIFT (not running)
TOYOTA FORKLIFT (not running)

Bids shall be for each forklift, individually

The minimum bid for the Yale forklift is $4,000;

the minimum bid for the Toyota forklift is $1,000. 

Bids will be accepted until 3:00 p.m., Friday, May 27, 2022. 

Items are sold as-is

All bids must be in a sealed envelope and clearly marked with “Sealed Bid-2022-1 Forklift”. 

Bids can be mailed or hand delivered to:

Scott Kent

PO Box 388

1877 Winchester Ave.

Reedsport OR 97467

For any questions please contact Scott Kent at 541-271-2232.