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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City Council WORK Session Meeting
May 2nd, 2017
The Carlton City Council generally holds two work sessions each month on the first and third Tuesdays at 6:00 PM, jus...
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CANCELED - City Council REGULAR Session Meeting
May 2nd, 2017
The scheduled City Council REGULAR meeting for May 2, 2017, has been CANCELED due to lack of an agenda; however, ther...
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Visit Carlton Tourism Committee Meeting
May 3rd, 2017
The Visit Carlton Tourism Committee meets on the 1st Wednesday of every month at 3:00 PM at City Hall. The Tourism C...
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April 28th, 2017
The agenda is posted for the upcoming City Council work session meeting on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Cou...
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April 2017 Newsletter – DELAYED DELIVERY Notification
April 21st, 2017
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the City of Carlton has delayed publishing the April 2017 edition of the City’s mont...
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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.