In addition to any other powers granted to a county under state law or county charter, a county governing body may exercise the power of eminent domain under ORS chapter 35 to acquire any right or interest in real property for:
Public road, trail or other public easement purposes.
Public park or recreation area purposes.
Public building or public institution purposes.
Purposes of development or protection of property acquired for a purpose otherwise described in this section including acquisition of land for use as a quarry, drainage way, pond, marsh or similar purpose. [1981 c.153 §50]
Atty. Gen. Opinions
Standards county may impose for approval of private roads created in partitioning land, (1972) Vol 35, p 1230