City of Oakville

Oakville, WA

Welcome to the Oakville City Hall

The City of Oakville is located twelve miles west of Interstate 5 on Highway 12 and is the southeastern gateway to Grays Harbor County.  Oakville City Hall is located at 204 E. Main St. Oakville, WA 98568

The City was incorporated on December 18, 1905.  Population is approximately 700.  Oakville was named for the Garry Oak trees found in the area. 

Oakville has been called a "frontier logging town nestled between two centuries."  Take a walk or drive through town for a unique flavor of the past.  From antiques and historical buildings to rodeos and scenic tours; you will experience the millennium with both the rustic past and the brightening future.  Historic buildings like the old corner-style bank has its place in the history books as it is the last bank to be robbed by horseback.  Many other historic buildings throughout Oakville give the area a unique and welcoming appeal.

Website Navigation

You will find the contact information for all city personnel, fire department, police department and local non-profits on the City Contacts page.  There are links to the Oakville Municipal Code, County and State websites, Timberland Regional Library, Local Newspapers, etc., on the Local Resources page.  The Council Meeting Minutes page will keep you up to date on the latest city issues and events.  Please review the Emergency Preparedness page for safety tips for your family and neighborhood.  Finally, you will find many photographs of our beautiful area in the Photo Gallery and also helpful information about nearby Capitol Forest on the Recreation page. 

Look What's Happening in Oakville!!!

Community members in the Oakville area are looking ahead to this year’s community activities which will include a St. Patrick's Day Dinner, an Easter Egg Hunt, the Independence Day Parade and Community celebration, the Community Harvest Festival, and the Holiday Tree Lighting/Community Spaghetti Dinner.  

City Council Meetings

Oakville City Council meets the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 7:30 PM.

The 2nd Monday is a Business Meeting and the 4th Monday is a Workshop.