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Legislator PhotoSenator Tim Knopp

Republican - District 27 - Bend

Capitol Phone: 503-986-1727
Capitol Address: 900 Court St. NE, S-425, Salem, Oregon 97301


Senator Knopp Encourages Participation in Virtual Redistricting Public Hearings​

BEND, OR - Senator Knopp (R – Bend) encourages his constituents to participate in virtual public hearings regarding redistricting; the process that redraws the lines of legislative and congressional districts based upon census data collected every ten years. Appointed to the Senate Committee for Redistricting as the Vice-Chair, Senator Knopp is committed to a non-partisan legislative process of drawing Constitutional Legislative and Congressional districts that represent our local communities.

"This is one of the most important opportunities to participate in when it comes to our Constitutional Republic. There will be two virtual public hearings coming up that will give people the ability to advocate for districts that represent our community and to help ensure that the districts are drawn with an open and transparent process," stated Senator Knopp.

The Senate and House Communities on Redistricting created a website which features a  translation tool for Oregonians to read the information in many languages. You can also find a flyer for public distribution here. If you are unsure which district you reside in, you can determine that through this link. The hearings will take place on March 10, 2021 from 5:30 PM until 7:30 PM and March 20 from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM for residents of Deschutes County.

You can sign to testify by visiting the Senate Redistricting Website following the links to the dates of March 10 and March 20. There you can find the instructions on submitting written as well as oral testimony. 

Welcome to my Legislative Website.

I represent the citizens of Senate District 27, which encompasses the Central Oregon communities of Bend, Redmond, Sunriver, and Tumalo.

Abraham Lincoln once said, “You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.” We must enact long-term solutions for job creation, a sustainable retirement system, and provide our children a world class education that puts our state’s finances and economy on a solid foundation for the next generation.

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I am Here to Represent You.​

I always welcome you to share your thoughts on important policy issues, which are brought forward to the Oregon State Legislature. I strongly believe that hearing from people who work and live in Central Oregon is the best way to guide my decisions.

If you have any input, please contact me at 503-986-1727 or

Many of you are connected with me on Facebook, and I appreciate it! It is an excellent way for me to share information that occurs at the Oregon State Capitol, and also in my district. But more importantly, this is YOUR way to connect with me. I want to hear from you!

You can follow me on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. I look forward to new connections.

​Best Regards,

Tim Knopp, Your State Senator