City News & Announcements

Test 2022 Toy Drive & Other Giving Options

Help make the season a little brighter for local families! The City has some great giving options:

  • Fill a Stocking, Fill a Heart - pick up a stocking, fill it with needed items and return it to the City Hall or the ACC by December 6.
  • New Coats/Hats/Gloves - drop off at the ACC, Main Fire Station or Library by December 13.
  • Toy Drive - drop off new, unwrapped toys at the Main Fire Station or Library by December 13.
  • Food Donations - drop off non-perishable food and essential hygiene items at the Library or at Hunger Fighters Oregon at 4 Monroe Parkway.
  • Fleece - The Youth Action Council is collecting new fleece yards to make blankets for the Clackamas Children’s Center. Donate by December 9.

Donate what you can, volunteer your time, and enjoy the season!

Read More
Test Honoring Veterans

Veterans Day, observed annually on November 11, pays tribute to all military veterans who served or currently serve in the U.S. Armed Forces. Please join us this month as we honor, appreciate and acknowledge all veterans in the city of Lake Oswego and in the U.S. for their service.

Through the month of November, the City will highlight just a few veterans working for our government with the “Honoring Veterans” campaign.

Read More
Test First Tuesday Music: Son de Cuba

Join us on Tuesday, December 6, for the Library's First Tuesday Music event with Son de Cuba! 

Let the hot sounds of the Portland band Son de Cuba warm you up during this cold winter season! The group is known for its Salsa, Timba, Merengue, Cumbia, Bachata and Son Cubano style. The band will perform two sets from 7-8 p.m. and 8:30-9 p.m.

Read More
Test Stewardship Opportunities

Lake Oswego works with volunteer Friends Groups to help keep our parks and open spaces healthy and beautiful. Join us to protect and restore natural areas in our community!

Up next:.

  • East Waluga Park - Saturday, December 3, 9-11 a.m.
  • Hallinan Woods - Sunday, December 11, 1-3 p.m.
Read more
Test Online Open House - Proposed New Wastewater Treatment Facility

Lake Oswego, with Portland's support, is proposing to build a new, state-of-the-art wastewater treatment facility to replace the aging Tryon Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Take a virtual tour of the new facility by visiting our online open house! Learn all about the current 60% design plans, highlights of the proposed new wastewater treatment facility, and share your thoughts from November 9 through December 11. 

For more details on the project, or to sign-up for e-news, visit the project website. 

Read More
Test 5 Tips for Safe Winter Travel

Traveling over the holidays? Arrive safely at your destination by following these recommendations:

  • Before you go, visit or call 5-1-1 for the latest in road conditions.
  • Let someone know your destination, your route, and when you expect to arrive. 
  • Keep your car’s gas tank full.
  • Put together a separate disaster supplies kit for to keep in your car.
Read More
Test Public Alerts - Emergency Notification

Lake Oswego uses the ClackCo Public Alerts emergency notification software system. All residents who are served by Lake Oswego Fire Department will be covered by ClackCo Public Alerts and are urged to enroll in this system.  

By providing contact information, residents can opt-in to receive critical emergency messaging via email, phone call, and text during times of disasters.

Register today!

Read More
Test Sandbags Available to Lake Oswego Community Members

The City offers sand and bags to residents of Lake Oswego - available at Hazelia Field, 17800 Stafford Rd (parking lot). Overhead lights will be on throughout the night so that citizens can fill the sandbags more easily. Community members can take as many bags as necessary, but will need to fill their own bags. Some shovels are provided.


Read More

City Events and Meetings


Knitting Group

Nov 30 2022 - 10:00am

American Mah Jongg - Wednesday AM

Nov 30 2022 - 10:00am


Nov 30 2022 - 11:30am


Development Review Commission

Dec 5 2022 - 6:00pm

City Council Meeting

Dec 6 2022 - 5:30pm

Planning Commission

Dec 12 2022 - 6:30pm