City Council members serve a term of 4 years. Two council members are elected every two years.

Council Commissioners

 Mayor – Bill Carlson

Water & Sewer Commissioner – Kallie Gatliff

Office Commissioner – Joanne Johnson

Police  Commissioner – Steve Baley

Code Enforcement Commissioner – Steve Baley

Street Commissioner – Rodney McCollam



Biography’s and Photo’s Below


Bill Carlson

Merrill Oregon is a fantastic place to live and work. It is an honor to serve as mayor. In this position I’ll seek to maintain and enhance the things that make Merrill great- safe communities, small town values, and the opportunities to raise a strong family and pursue your endeavors.

Best Regards from Merrill;
Bill Carlson

Council President

Joanne Johnson

Bio Coming Soon….

Council Member

Rodney McCollam

Bio coming soon…..

Council Member

Steve Baley

Bio and image coming soon…..

Council Member

Kallie Gatliff

Bio and image coming soon…..