Nestled between the rolling hills of Western Oregon, half way between Portland and the coast, you'll find Carlton; a small farming town which prides itself on a strong community and vibrant downtown. Carlton is located in the heart of Willamette Valley's Wine Country with over 40 wineries doing business within the city limits.

The Citizens of Carlton take pride in their "Great Little Town" which has lovely parks, an outdoor pool, a variety of downtown businesses and fine local schools.

This site is designed for city residents, visitors and anyone else wanting to know about Carlton. Please feel free to contact us by phone, email or through our online form with any questions, comments or concerns that you may have. Your feedback is very important to us.

The Mission of the City of Carlton is to safeguard and enhance the vitality and livability of the community by providing essential services with professionalism and integrity.


September 13th, 2016
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September 13th, 2016
City of Carlton Newsletter past issues
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Carlton Music for Hope
August 19th, 2017
Annual fundraising event sponsored by the Carlton Music Project and Willamette Valley Cancer Foundation including liv...
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CANCELED: Planning Commission Meeting
August 21st, 2017
The regularly scheduled meeting for August 21, 2017, has been CANCELED due to lack of an agenda.  The next Plann...
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City Hall Project Advisory Committee Meeting
August 22nd, 2017
The City Hall Project Advisory Committee's agendas are usually prepared the week preceding the meeting and are av...
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EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: The Carlton Municipal is CLOSED for maintenance on 8/17/2017
August 17th, 2017
The Carlton Municipal Pool closed temporarily for emergency maintenance at 3:00 PM today, August 17, 2017. All swimmi...
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AGENDA POSTED: 8/22/17 City Hall Project Advisory Committee Meeting @ 4:15 PM
August 14th, 2017
The agenda is posted for the upcoming City Hall Project Advisory Committee Meeting on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 4:1...
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Carlton, a neighborly community we call home.

With beautiful surroundings and small town charm, it's hard not to be a good neighbor in Carlton. Strong community ties are part of what makes Carlton a Great Little Town.

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Success in Carlton

Blueberries, hazelnuts, Christmas trees, tulips, and wine are all part of the thriving businesses scene in Carlton, but there is still plenty of room for growth and new business.

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Carlton encourages all of the residents to join and partake in its governance.