City News & Announcements

Test Tree Planting Party

Kick-off Lake Oswego Arbor Month with a tree planting party at Iron Mountain City Park! 

On Saturday, April 1, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., join Parks & Recreation staff to learn about tree selection, planting and maintenance, and practice proper planting techniques by helping to install new trees in the park. 

Pre-registration is required and capacity is limited to 25 Lake Oswego residents. 

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Test Library Visioning

The City has embarked on a Library Visioning Process. The goals of the visioning process:

  • Create a shared community vision for the future of Lake Oswego Public Library
  • Understand residents' current and future needs for library services, facilities, and amenities
  • Determine the Library’s role to address community challenges and meet emerging needs

We seek input from everyone in the community - please take a quick 3 Minute Community Survey or add your idea to our Community Idea Wall!

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Test Mayor’s Roundtable

Join us on Thursday, April 20 from 5:30 to 7 p.m., for the first Mayor’s Roundtable of 2023. The Mayor’s Roundtable is a community forum to hear directly from the Mayor and Council members on top issues or goals of the community. This is a great opportunity to share your questions, thoughts, and ideas with your local elected officials! 

The topic for this event: Library Visioning.

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Test McVey/Stafford Corridor Vision Study - Online Open House

The McVey Avenue/Stafford Road Corridor Vision Study aims to identify potential street improvements to efficiently move people through this busy corridor and improve the safety for all users. Based on the 325 comments we received from our first online open house, our team has developed some preliminary concepts for your review and input! 

Share your thoughts using our interactive map at our online open house available from March 6 - 27! 


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Test Celebrate Women's History Month in March

March is Women's History Month. We encourage everyone to honor the legacy of women who changed the world by contributing to the economic, cultural, and social development of our society and to support the women who contribute to our future. 

Through the month of March, the City will highlight six women working for our City with the “Women’s HERstory Month” campaign. Each week a new person will be featured. Check out the campaign and learn about these incredible individuals.

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Test March is Disability Awareness Month

More than 1 in 4 adults in the US lives with a disability. Did you know, we have an accessibility information portal on our website where you can request an accommodation for a City program, service, meeting or activity?

Learn more about how to request an accommodation by watching this video

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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!

Upcoming opportunities:

  • Hallinan Woods - Sunday, April 16, 1-3 p.m. 
  • Cooks Butte Park - Saturday, April 22, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
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Test 2023 Legislative Town Hall

On Sunday, April 23, meet your local representatives! Join Senate President Rob Wagner, Representative Jules Walters, Representative Daniel Nguyen, and Lake Oswego Mayor Joe Buck to learn about community priorities in the different policy arenas. We want to hear from you and questions you might have! 

Join us in-person or stream live video.

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City Events and Meetings


Knitting Group - Wednesday & Friday

Mar 22 2023 - 10:00am

Knitting Group

Mar 22 2023 - 10:00am


Mar 22 2023 - 11:30am


Budget Committee Meeting

Mar 23 2023 - 5:30pm

HPS Task Force Meeting #2

Mar 24 2023 - 1:00pm

Planning Commission

Mar 27 2023 - 6:30pm