The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay Board of Commissioners established the Charleston Advisory Committee on September 17, 2003. The committee serves in an advisory capacity to the Port Commission in developing strategies and guidelines for various projects and issues concerning the Charleston Marina Complex.

The function of the committee includes but is not limited to:

  • Review and monitoring of proposed or ongoing projects within or affecting the Charleston Marina, Charleston Marina RV Park and Shipyard;

  • Review of rate/fee schedules for Charleston Marina Complex facilities and services; and

  • Review and update Charleston Master Plan.

Committee Members and Representation

Michael T. Armstrong, Lakeside, public-at-large
Nick Nylander, Coos Bay, recreational fishing
Kyle Cox, Tarheel Aluminum, vessel repair and fabrication
Margery Whitmer, Betty Kay Charters, Charleston Marina Complex lessees
Lou Leberti, Recreational fishing
Mark Fleck, Charleston, public-at-large


The Charleston Advisory Committee typically meets at noon on the third Wednesday of the first month in each quarter.
This meeting is open to the public.

The next meeting is scheduled for: Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.
Charleston Marina RV Park
63402 Kingfisher Road
Charleston, OR 97420

2019 Meeting Minutes and Documents

April 30, 2019
Meeting Packet

2018 Meeting Minutes and Documents

July 19, 2018
Meeting Packet

April 18, 2018
Meeting Packet

January 17, 2018
Meeting Packet
Meeting Minutes

2017 Meeting Minutes and Documents

July 19, 2017 
Meeting Packet

May 3, 2017
Meeting Minutes

April 19, 2017
Meeting Packet

January 18, 2017
Meeting Packet

2016 Meeting Minutes and Documents

September 14, 2016
Meeting Packet

May 13, 2016
Meeting Packet

January 20, 2016
Meeting Packet

2015  Meeting Minutes and Documents

December 11, 2015
Meeting Packet


May 5, 2015
Meeting Packet

April 15, 2015
Meeting Packet

January 21, 2015
Meeting Packet