City News & Announcements

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Coronavirus News & Updates

The health, safety, and wellness of our community is a top priority. The City will continue to comply with Executive Orders and will work within the Governor’s framework for rebuilding a safe and strong Oregon. 

We remain committed to finding innovative and creative ways to serve our community.

Read about the Governor's Reopening Framework, local assistance programs, and more.

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Test Traffic Alert: New Change to Boones Ferry Road

A permanent traffic change is coming to Boones Ferry Road. New landscaped medians are being installed in the project corridor, which will eliminate most left turn movements. One left turn pocket will be added for access to the Lake Grove Shopping Center. The first medians to be installed are between Madrona Street and Bryant Road. Drive cautiously and plan extra travel time to enter and exit driveways. Watch this video to learn more or click here for the latest project news! 

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Test Monster Mash Drive-Thru Spooktacular

Join the City of Lake Oswego for an afternoon of frightful fun with our Halloween Drive-Thru Spooktacular on Saturday, October 31 from 1-5 p.m.!  

Download our map  and follow the path to eerie parks throughout the community. Cruise through the parking lot and stop your vehicle at our treat station for pre-bagged goblin goodies.

Don’t forget to sport your favorite costume! 

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Test City Buildings Remain Closed to Walk-In Traffic

While City facilities remain closed to walk-in traffic, some in-person services are available by appointment.  For more information or to make an appointment, please contact the appropriate department directly.    

The health, safety, and wellness of our community and staff continues to be the City’s top priority. The City has been planning on how to reopen and is working hard to make sure our facilities are ready to have a few more people in them. Public health protocols will remain in place. 

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Test Drug Take Back Event Fall 2020

On Saturday, October 24, the City will be holding a one-day-only drug take-back event to help citizens properly dispose of unwanted or expired prescription and over-the-counter medicines. 

This collection event will take place from 10 a.m. to  2 p.m. at the LO Adult Community Center. Because of COVID-19 precautions, this year, the event will be a drive-thru collection - face masks are required.


Read more about acceptable/non-acceptable items and how to prepare.

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Test Elections

2020 City Council Elections

The residents of Lake Oswego will elect a mayor and three city councilors in the November 3, 2020 general election.  

Learn about:

  • The elections process and who is for running for City Council positions
  • How to register to vote
  • Ballot box locations
  • Rules for posting signs

The new Mayor and Councilors will be sworn in at the January 5, 2021 City Council meeting.

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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!

Up next:

Hallinan Woods - November 1, 1pm
Springbrook Park - November 14, 9am
Iron Mtn Park - November 15, 1pm
East Waluga Park - November 21, 9am

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Test Mask Up, Lake Oswego!

Face Coverings, masks or face shields are required statewide in indoor public spaces and in outdoor public places when physical distancing is not possible. Children age 5 and up are required to wear a face covering. Wearing a face covering protects our community and helps reduce the spread of COVID-19. 

Who do you mask up for? Let’s see those selfies! Snap a masked selfie wearing a face covering properly at your favorite spot in Lake Oswego and post it to your social media account using #MaskUpLO! 

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City Events and Meetings


ONLINE: Rebel Girl Podcast

Oct 21 2020 - 9:00am


Oct 21 2020 - 12:00pm

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group - Virtual

Oct 21 2020 - 1:30pm


October 21, 2020 Parks Board Meeting

Oct 21 2020 - 4:00pm

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force Meeting

Oct 21 2020 - 6:15pm

50+ Advisory Board Meeting

Oct 23 2020 - 10:00am