City Manager Scott McDowell Featured Presenter at Chamber Meeting

On Thursday, November 10th at noon, the Historic Brownsville Chamber of Commerce will hold their monthly meeting in the City Hall Community Room. The featured guest speaker, Brownsville City Manager Scott McDowell, will give two important presentations that you will not want to miss. The first presentation, “Brownsville’s Future,” focuses on much needed capital expenditures. While our city has successfully … Read More

A frighteningly good time in Brownsville, Oregon

For many, growing up in a small town or city means a true connection with neighbors and celebrating good times together. In 2016, it’s safe to say that a part of living in Brownsville, Oregon, is the fact that we keep those warm-hearted traditions alive. Historic Brownsville’s Haunted House, run by the American Legion Post #184, is the kind of … Read More

Brownsville City Council Candidate’s Forum

The Historic Brownsville Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Candidate’s Forum on Thursday, October 20th, at the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 255 N Main St, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Come meet the candidates and get your questions answered. This will be an great opportunity for Brownsville citizens to engage their rights as registered voters and participate in an … Read More

A Cup of Main Street

Randy’s Main Street Coffee By Maddie MacGregor Part of living in Oregon’s Mid-Willamette Valley, is the opportunity to share unique and wonderful destinations with visiting family and friends. Recently, my sister flew to Oregon from her home in California. One of her requests has become a refrain— “Let’s take a drive somewhere I’ve never been before.” This time, I knew … Read More


Kirk's Ferry

Welcome to the Historic Brownsville Blog. We thought you might be interested in hearing more about our Oregon city and discovering its unique restaurants, shops and events. In the coming months, we’ll feature profiles of local businesses, historic homilies and tales of the surrounding region. There’ll be a little something for everyone—so, planning your visit to Brownsville will be easy-peasy. … Read More