2017 ORS 371.336¹
Purpose and powers of district

A special road district may be formed for the purpose of improving roads within the district. A special road district has the power:

(1) To make contracts.

(2) To acquire, hold, receive and dispose of real and personal property.

(3) To sue and be sued.

(4) To exercise the power of eminent domain.

(5) To assess, levy and collect taxes on all taxable real property within the district.

(6) To do any other act necessary to carry out the purposes of ORS 371.305 (Authority to form special road districts) to 371.360 (Deposit of tax proceeds in bank). [1961 c.681 §5; 1963 c.9 §20; 1965 c.498 §7; 1969 c.568 §2; 1971 c.727 §103; 1987 c.667 §6; 2003 c.802 §105]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 371—Road Districts and Road Assessment Plans, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors371.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.