Public to Get Updated on EOTEC on Wednesday


The Eastern Oregon Trade & Event Center Authority Board will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. at the Hermiston Conference Center to provide the community an update on the progress of the EOTEC.

EOTEC is a collaboration between Umatilla County and the City of Hermiston and will serve as home to the Umatilla County Fair, Farm-City Pro Rodeo, as well as a venue for entertainment and activities. The Eastern Oregon Trade & Event Center will begin operation in 2016, and host the Umatilla County Fair and Farm-City Pro Rodeo in 2017.

Wednesday’s meeting location is accessible to person with disabilities. A request for an interpreter for the hearing impaired or for other accommodations for person with disabilities should be make at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting to the Umatilla County Fair office at 541-567-6121 or fax 541-567-8115.