Mission Statement

The Port of Hood River seeks to initiate, promote and maintain quality of life and a healthy economy throughout the Port District and the Columbia River Gorge.


  • INTEGRITY - maintain a high level of professional standards
  • RESPONSIVENESS - act in a timely way to all reasonable requests
  • TRANSPARENCY - ensure business is conducted openly, with public oversight
  • COLLABORATION - actively participate with stakeholders
  • STEWARDSHIP - seek high standards of maintenance of the Port's assets and always consider the long-term public good
  • INNOVATION - consider new approaches and best practices
  • QUALITY - strive for excellence in all Port activities