Solar Eclipse - August 21, 2017

The Aug. 21, 2017 solar eclipse begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 11:30 a.m. (Pacific Daylight Time). The 60-mile wide path of totality—when the moon completely blocks the sun—will last for about two minutes starting at 10:15 a.m. on the Oregon coast between Newport and Lincoln City.

The County is currently in the planning stage involving multi-disciplines and jurisdictions.   Our planning groups include:

  • Transportation
  • Medical, EMS and Public Health
  • Information and Messaging Coordination
  • Code/Policy Enforcement

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