Incident Command Update


For immediate release:   February 14, 2020

Contact:   Chuck Sams, Communications Director / PIO (541) 215-9666


Flood Coordination Center to Remain Open


Mission, OR – The Confederated Tribe of the Umatilla Indian Reservation’s Incident Command Center announces the Flood Coordination Center at the Old Gym - 73282 July Grounds Lane, Pendleton Oregon 97801 - will continue to remain open to provide assessments, meals, cleaning supplies, potable water, clothing and toiletries at least to February 21, 2020.


The Incident Command is thankful for the donations of clothes, though at this time no more donations of clothing is needed.  Donations of food, water and cleaning supplies are greatly appreciated.  If anyone wishes to provide a financial donation please call Leslie Cain, Accounts Receivable Clerk at (541) 429-7151 in order to process a donation.  If you are wanting to deliver or send a check please send to:

Nixyaawii Governance Center

c/o Leslie Cain

46411 Timine Way

Pendleton, Oregon 97801


For further information on resources please contact Julie Taylor, Department of Children and Family Services at 541- 969-8413 or email



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