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Format: 2014
  • Public Affairs | Fri, Dec 13, 2013 | full story
    UPDATE: The Boil Water Notice for homes on Condelea Court and Condelea Drive has been lifted. At 4:30 p.m., on Sunday, December 15, the City received the lab results for the water - they came back clear. Residents in the affected area are no longer required to boil their water before using.
  • Public Affairs | Fri, Sep 13, 2013 | full story
    LAKE OSWEGO CITY COUNCIL TO CONSIDER SALE OF WEST END BUILDING Public Hearing scheduled for September 24, 2013
  • Public Affairs | Fri, Aug 30, 2013 | full story
    The City of Lake Oswego announced the successful sale of $77 million of fixed-rate full faith and credit bonds in a competitive bid process.  The bond revenue will be used to pay for the upgrade and expansion of Lake Oswego’s primary water infrastructure to provide water for both Lake Oswego and Tigard.  The two communities formed the Lake Oswego Tigard Water Partnership and are
  • Public Affairs | Wed, Jul 17, 2013 | full story
    The City is pleased to offer a series of Urban and Community Forestry Workshops for the seventh consecutive year. Come learn about Lake Oswego’s tree code and invasive plant removal at these upcoming workshops:
  • Public Affairs | Tue, Jul 9, 2013 | full story
    On June 30, 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots (Prescott Fire IAFF Local 3066), lost their lives while battling the 2,000-acre Yarnell Hill Fire. John J. Percin Jr., age 24, who graduated from West Linn High School in 2007, was one of the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots killed in the fire.
  • Public Affairs | Fri, Jun 28, 2013 | full story
    With the expiration of Planning and Building Services Director Ron Bunch's 6-month interim appointment, City Manager Tom Coffee has announced the appointment of Scot Siegel to that position - also on a 6-month interim contract - effective July 8, 2013.
  • Public Affairs | Tue, Jun 25, 2013 | full story
    The Lake Oswego City Council has selected Scott Lazenby as its new city manager.  Mr. Lazenby, currently the city manager for the city of Sandy, OR, replaces Tom Coffee, who has been interim city manager since January 2013.
  • Public Affairs | Thu, May 2, 2013 | full story
    The results of the 2013 Community Attitudes Survey are here.  Residents continue to be impressed with the City of Lake Oswego. Overall, residents rate the City 8.6, on a ten-point scale, as a place to live. However, overall satisfaction with the City of Lake Oswego local government slipped.
  • Public Affairs | Fri, Apr 12, 2013 | full story
    Over 320 name entries were submitted as part of the Name the Sweeper Contest.  After careful ranking, review and discussion a City team made up of Public Affairs and Public Works staff (plus a dictionary!) picked the top ten names based on their appropriateness, usability and suitability for a street sweeper and their important role in water quality.  Now it is your turn to pick the n
  • Public Affairs | Fri, Apr 12, 2013 | full story
    An online Community Attitudes Survey is available to residents between April 8 - 15, 2013 and takes a short eight to ten minutes to complete.
  • Public Affairs | Mon, Apr 1, 2013 | full story
    Starting tonight, Lake Oswego residents, at home and on their cell phones, will get calls to answer the questions in the 2013 Community Attitudes Survey.   The Survey will take approximately 12 minutes.  If you get a call, please participate and thank you for taking the time to share your perspective.
  • Public Affairs | Fri, Mar 8, 2013 | full story
    Our street sweepers are going to love their new names.  Lake Oswegans have entered names with tag lines, from their favorite movie, and have found creative ways to talk about street sweeper services in a name. 
  • Public Affairs | Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | full story
    Lake Oswego is the 84th safest City. Neighboring West Linn is the 36th.  The two towns are the only Oregon cities on the list.
  • Public Affairs | Tue, Feb 12, 2013 | full story
    Udated - Thank you for your participation. The online questions are now closed. Information has been provided to Council for review.
  • Public Affairs | Wed, Feb 6, 2013 | full story
    The Lake Oswego City Council is hosting a Town Hall to get input on service priorities, appropriate levels of services and on the preliminary City Council 2013 Action Plan.  Input will help the Council set their agenda in 2013 and prioritize investments through next fiscal year’s budget.
  • Public Affairs | Mon, Feb 4, 2013 | full story
    The February 2013 Hello LO Newsletter is now available online at: https://www.ci.oswego.or.us/sites/default/files/fileattachments/publicaffairs/webpage/11904/february_2013_hellolo.pdf Articles include:
  • Public Affairs | Tue, Jan 22, 2013 | full story
    Ron Bunch will service as the City of Lake Oswego Planning and Building Services Department Director.  Bunch returns to the City of Lake Oswego with 35 years of planning, community development and management experience.  Bunch’s appointment is for six months. The Planning and Building Services Director position has been vacant for over a year.
  • Public Affairs | Fri, Jan 4, 2013 | full story
    Please join us on Tuesday, January 8, at 7 p.m. in the Lake Oswego City Hall Council Chambers, 380 A Avenue. The Oath of Office will be administered to Newly-Elected: Mayor Kent Studebaker Councilor Karen Bowerman Councilor Jon Gustafson Councilor Skip O’Neill