City News & Announcements

2019 Community Clean-Up Day

Saturday, September 21, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or until event partners have reached capacity)

The City of Lake Oswego Youth Leadership Council and its event partners are hosting a Community Clean Up Day at the Lake Oswego Junior High School, 2500 Country Club Road.

This event is open to all Lake Oswego residents.

Get details, including what can be and can not be accepted...

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Creating Backyard Habitat in Urban Spaces

Don't miss this free Urban & Community Forestry Workshop!

On Saturday, September 21, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., learn about creating natural habitat in your own yard space for native flora and fauna.

This workshop will include an indoor presentation, discussion, and native plant hike.

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Shop Lake Grove Monthly Raffle!

The City project team and Lake Grove Business Association are hostly a monthly raffle to win a $100 gift card to businesses in the Boones Ferry Road project area. Stop by participating businesses to enter. Each month it starts fresh, so keep coming back to enter! Visit for a list of participating businesses!

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New City Hall Project

Construction in underway!

Located at the corner of A Avenue and 3rd Street, the new City Hall will provide a seismically safe, energy efficient and better functioning building for the community. It will include space for the Police Department and our 9-1-1 dispatch center (LOCOM), as well as public meeting places. It will also provide storefront space for the Lake Oswego Arts Council, and for the Friends of the Library’s “Booktique.” 

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Multi-City Equity Summit

Planting the Seeds for Positive Change

The City of Lake Oswego is proud to be part of the upcoming Multi-City Equity Summit! Join us on Saturday, October 19, for the inaugural Multi-City Equity Summit as we learn together and identify ways to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in our communities.

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Drug Take Back Event Fall 2019

On October 26, the City will be holding a one-day-only drug take-back event to help citizens properly dispose of unwanted or expired prescription medicines.

Drop by the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center, 505 G Avenue:

Saturday, October 26, 10am - 2pm

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Informational Meeting - Emergency Radio Communications Tower

Clackamas 800 Radio Group (C800) will be requesting approval of a conditional use permit from the City of Lake Oswego to install a new public emergency communications facility located at 2100 Palisades Crest Drive (Cooks Butte). Prior to submitting a land use application to the City, C800 is holding a neighborhood meeting to discuss this project and answer any questions. 

You are invited to attend this meeting on Wednesday, September 18, 6:30-8pm

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Southwood Park Votes Against Annexation

On September 17, 2019, residents of the Southwood Park neighborhood voted to remain in unincorporated Clackamas County rather than annex to Lake Oswego. The election was held in response to a request from the Southwood Park Water District and area residents.

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City Events and Meetings


Library of Things: Backyard Bird Shop

Sep 18 2019 - 7:00pm

Creative Hands

Sep 19 2019 - 9:30am

Pre-Arranged Bridge - Thursday

Sep 19 2019 - 12:00pm


Planning Commission

Sep 23 2019 - 6:30pm

Tourism Advisory Committee Meeting

Sep 25 2019 - 10:00am

50+ Advisory Board Meeting

Sep 27 2019 - 10:00am