City News & Announcements

Test Connecting the World Through Public Works

Public Works professionals operate at the heart of our community to connect us all through infrastructure and service. Join us May 21-27 for National Public Works Week, as we go behind-the-scenes in a video series and showcase some of our unsung heroes working in Public Works in Lake Oswego! 

Covering everything from Geographic Information Systems and Engineering, to City Beautification and Surface, Wastewater and Water Systems, these seven public works professionals will be sharing their stories about their favorite and least favorite aspects of public works, unique elements of working in Lake Oswego, and things they would love the public to know more about!  Follow along on the City's Social Media accounts or YouTube throughout the week! 

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Test Farmers' Market

Join us for the Lake Oswego Farmers' Market from 8:30am-1:30pm each Saturday through October 7! Discover the region's finest products -superior produce, meats, seafood, nuts, cheeses, artisan baked goods, jams, jellies, salsas, hummus, nursery items, hot foods, artisan crafts and more!

The Market, located at Millennium Plaza Park in downtown LO, also features live music from 10:30am-12:30pm each week. Kids can participate in the Farm Fresh Kids Program and stop at the Market Information booth and answer the Farm Fresh Question of the day. SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) matches up to $20 week.

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Test Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration

You are invited to celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander heritage month on Sunday, May 21 at Millennium Plaza Park. From 12-3 p.m., peruse food vendors, artisans and nonprofit booths. 

Enjoy a keynote presentation, performances from Tahitian dance group Anavai O Te Ora, martial arts demonstrations from World Champion Taekwondo & Grand Master Kim, dance performance from the Sohal Sisters, remarks from LO for LOve's Kimvi To plus crafts and activities for youth!

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Test Grants Available

The City is currently accepting applications for the following grants:

  • Municipal Grants - Up to $80,000 in grant funding is available to non-profit organizations that wish to apply for financial assistance under the categories of special services and social and cultural grants. Applications due May 10. 
  • Neighborhood Enhancement Grants - Grant funds are available for projects that improve the quality of life in a neighborhood and provide a community benefit. Applications due May 31.
  • Historic Resources Rehabilitation Grants - Grants of up to $3000 are available for the restoration, rehabilitation and/or repair of historic buildings that are on the City’s Landmark Designation List. Applications due May 31.
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Test 2023 Let Us Remember: Commemorating Memorial Day

Join the City and the Lake Oswego Veterans Memorial on Monday, May 29, to honor the fallen whom have sacrificed their lives for our nation.  


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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 opportunity:

  • Southwood Park - Saturday, May 20, 9-11 a.m.  

Thank you for helping in our natural areas!

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Test Celebrate Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month in May May, the City of Lake Oswego is proud to celebrate the history, achievements and contributions of Asian American and Pacific Islander people. The AAPI umbrella term includes cultures from the entire Asian continent including East, Southeast and South Asia and the Pacific Islands of Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia.

Learn more about Asian Pacific American Heritage Month! 

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Test Teen Lounge Open House

Stop by the Teen Lounge Spring Open House on Friday, May 26 from 4-7 p.m. for tours, free smoothies, and a raffle. Meet and mingle with your future middle school compadres and learn more about this cool venue. 

Open to all students currently in 5th-11th grade and parents!

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City Events and Meetings


Story Line Recordings

May 29 2023 - 8:00am

Memorial Day - City Offices Closed

May 29 2023 - 8:00am

Library Closed for Memorial Day

May 29 2023 - 10:00am


Development Review Commission

Jun 5 2023 - 7:00pm

City Council and Redevelopment Agency Meeting

Jun 6 2023 - 5:30pm

Notice of City Council Meeting

Jun 6 2023 - 5:30pm