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News Release Archives 2004-2008

City Budget Process Takes on New Approach - November 17, 2008

City Seeks Input on the Future of the West End Building - November 7, 2008

City Awards Bid for Furnace Restoration Project - November 7, 2008

Road Closures Scheduled Friday Afternoon for Lake Oswego High School Homecoming Parade - October 15, 2008

City Welcomes New Public Works Director - October 7, 2008

Road Closures Scheduled Friday Afternoon for Lakeridge Homecoming Parade - October 6, 2008

Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation Department Presents "Magic Carpet Made of Steel:

Songs of America's Railroads" - September 23, 2008

Lake Oswego's Hazelia Field at Luscher Farm Receives 2008 Design Award - September 5, 2008

City Preserves Open Space With Purchase of Property Near Iron Mountain Park - August 6, 2008

Road Work to Take Place on McVey Avenue at State Street - August 4, 2008

City Adjusts Timing of Sewer Interceptor Project with Eye on Quality and Cost - July 29, 2008

City Council Approves Public Decision-Making Process for West End Building and Property - July 17, 2008

Lake Oswego to Hold Open House on Water Partnership with Tigard - July 11, 2008

Lake Oswego Asks Citizens to Manage Water Wisely Over the Next Few Days - July 8, 2008

City Seeks Input on Stormwater Management Plans - July 7, 2008

Pathway at George Rogers Park Reopens - July 3, 2008

City Organizes Team for Lake Oswego Interceptor Sewer Project - June 17, 2008

City Approves $1 Million Supplemental Budget - June 11, 2008

Volunteer to Help Improve Lake Oswego's Natural Areas - June 6, 2008

Lake Oswego Survey Shows Resident Satisfaction with Services - May 21, 2008

Cooks Butte Natural Area Draft Management Plan Reviewed - May 7, 2008

Lake Oswego Adopts Improved Infrastructure Funding Method - May 7, 2008

City of Lake Oswego Continues to Excel in Financial Reporting - April 16, 2008

Lake Oswego Celebrates Arbor Week - March 20, 2008

Council Authorizes General Obligation Bond Measure to Refinance West End Building -

February 20, 2008

City Hosts Open Houses On Natural Resource Program - February 20, 2008

City to Hold Open House for an Updated Floodplain Map and Code - February 19, 2008

Path Closure Near George Rogers Park - February 15, 2008

Public Hearing Scheduled on West End Building Refinancing - February 13, 2008

Lake Oswego Hires New City Manager - January 22, 2008

Lake Oswego Reads Program Kickoff Features Three Cups of Tea, Free Books and Pakistani

Music and Food - January 6, 2008

Police Department Welcomes New K9 Unit - December 21, 2007

City of Lake Oswego and Lake Oswego Corporation Reach Balanced Agreement for

Replacing the Interceptor Pipeline - December 18, 2007

Independent Auditor’s Issue Clean Report for Lake Oswego - November 13, 2007

Citizens to Help Set Sustainability Board Direction - November 1, 2007

Wastewater System Overflows in the Lake Grove Area - October 24, 2007

Favorable Interest Rates on Bond Sale - October 12, 2007

FAN Named One of 10 Great Neighborhoods in America - September 27, 2007

Water Fund’s Credit Upgraded to AA2 - September 26, 2007

Oswego Lake Geologic Exploration to Begin This Month - September 18, 2007

Council Seeks Input on City Manager Selection Criteria - September 13, 2007

Council Names Pergola for Former City Manager - September 7, 2007

Boones Ferry Road Repaving Scheduled - August 16, 2007

ODOT Maintenance on Oswego Creek Bridge - August 14, 2007

Country Club Road to be Reconstructed - August 6, 2007

Urban and Community Forestry Open House - July 17, 2007

Gallery Without Walls Earns National Recognition - June 25, 2007

Live Earth Concert - June 20, 2007

City Advances Climate Protection - May 31, 2007

Fire System Service Employee Prosecuted - May 18, 2007

Pedestrian Countdown Timers Installed - April 25, 2007

Lake Oswego Named Tree City USA -April 18, 2007

Bill Baars Appointed as Library Director - April 10, 2007

Lake Oswego Celebrates Community - April 4, 2007

Memorial Internship Honoring Robert Kincaid - March 16, 2007

Lake Oswego Introduces e-Permits - March 6, 2007

Green Street Design Plan for 10th Street - February 15, 2007

Lake Interceptor Sewer Replacement - February 7, 2007

Rotary Honors Mayor - December 8, 2006

Safeco Building Gets Renamed with Transition - November 21, 2006

Downtown Project Underway - November 1, 2006

U.S. Supreme Court Denies Sign Code Challenge - October 23, 2006

Innovative Fire Programs Yield State Award for Lake Oswego – October 3, 2006

Lake Oswego’s Finances Upgraded to AAA – October 2, 2006

Pandemic Influenza Explained at Public Forum - September 11, 2006

Papadopoulos Appointed as New Maintenance Services Director - August 25, 2006


City Offers Reward for Information About Vandalized Sculpture - August 24, 2006

Antique and Collectible Faire Showcases Rare Wares – July 31, 2006 

Foothills Park Opens With Festivities, Fireworks - July 10, 2006

City Finalizes Purchase of Safeco Campus - July 7, 2006

Council Acknowledges Bequest of Over $2.5 Million - June 20, 2006


Luscher Farm Earns National Award - June 6, 2006


Community Center Design Phase Begins with Open House - May 30, 2006


Stafford Basin Trail Opens With Celebration - May 22, 2006

Dedication Ceremony Honors Poet Laureate William Stafford - April 19, 2006

Purchase Puts Kruse Way Campus in Public Ownership - April 18, 2006

Iron Mountain Site Selected for SOLV Service Project - April 17, 2006

Dedicated Neighbors not Deterred by Rain, Mud - April 10, 2006

Give Trees a New Home in Springbrook Park - April 3, 2006

Get to the Root of Tree Questions - April 3, 2006

Student Stewards to Lead Springbrook Park Tours - March 30, 2006

Mayor Appointed to State Land Use Task Force - January 30, 2006

Appeals Court Ruling Again Affirms Sign Code - January 30, 2006

New Oswego Canal Bridge Opening Ahead of Schedule - December 20, 2005

Lake Oswego Pursues Safeco Property - November 9, 2005

Parker Tree Permit Hearing Likely to be Postponed - September 15, 2005

Two Firefighters Assisting with Hurricane Katrina's Response - September 6, 2005

Oswego Canal Bridge Closure Prompts Detours - August 30, 2005


Detour Route Map - August 30, 2005

Restrictions on Construction Noise Taking Effect - August 29, 2005

New Safety Enhancements Installed at School Crossing - August 23, 2005

Preparations For Bridge Closure to Cause Traffic Delays - August 18, 2005

Delays expected at Stafford/Rosemont - August 17, 2005

South Shore Bridge Closure - July 18, 2005

City of Lake Oswego Award Streak Continues - June 20, 2005

Independence Day Road Closures - June 20, 2005

Night Paving Scheduled on Hwy. 43 this week - June 20, 2005

New Speed Awareness Sign Activated - March 14, 2005

City Conducts Unique Auction - March 11, 2005

Recruitment Yields New Fire Chief for Lake Oswego - November 16, 2004

Contract Awarded for Riverfront Park Construction - November 10, 2004

National Ranking Puts Lake Oswego Library Among Best in Nation - October 12, 2004