<br /> Effective: January 17, 2013
<br /> ORDINANCE NO.2610
<br /> A SPECIAL ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LAKE OSWEGO GRANTING PORTLAND
<br /> GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY A FRANCHISE TO OPERATE AN ELECTRIC LIGHT AND POWER SYSTEM IN
<br /> THE CITY OF LAKE OSWEGO,OREGON.
<br /> The City Of Lake Oswego ordains as follows:
<br /> SECTION 1. NATURE AND TERM OF FRANCHISE.
<br /> A. The City hereby grants to Grantee and its successors and assigns, subject to the terms and
<br /> conditions in this Franchise, a nonexclusive franchise to erect, construct, repair, maintain,
<br /> upgrade and operate an electric light and power system within the City as it now exists or may
<br /> be extended in the future, including related communication equipment, and Grantee Facilities
<br /> (as defined below). This Franchise includes the privilege to install, repair, maintain, upgrade and
<br /> operate Facilities necessary for the operation of Grantee's Electric Light and Power System (as
<br /> defined below) upon, over,along, and across the surface of and the space above and below the
<br /> streets, alleys, roads, highways, sidewalks, bridges, and other public ways over which the City
<br /> has jurisdiction (collectively, "Public ROW"), as well as Public Utility Easements("PUEs")on third
<br /> party property on which a preliminary subdivision plat has been approved by the City,and which
<br /> will be managed by the City thereafter, for the provision of public utility services within the City
<br /> as Grantee's Electric Light and Power System now exists or is extended or upgraded in the
<br /> future. Nothing in this Franchise limits the City from granting others the right to carry on
<br /> activities similar to, or different from the ones described in this Franchise. The rights granted
<br /> herein do not include the right to build or site electric generating facilities in the Public ROW.
<br /> B. All Grantee Facilities in possession of Grantee currently or during the Term(as defined in Section
<br /> 2(A)) that are located within the Public ROW are covered by this Franchise and are deemed
<br /> lawfully placed in their current locations. The City may require relocation of Grantee Facilities as
<br /> further specified in Section 8.
<br /> C. Grantee may provide telecommunications services via Grantee's Electric Light and Power
<br /> System if it obtains all necessary and applicable authorizations from the OPUC regarding the
<br /> provision of telecommunications service to the public and obtains any necessary, lawful and
<br /> applicable authorization from the City for use of the Public ROW for such provision, including
<br /> entering into a separate franchise with the City.
<br /> SECTION 2. TERM AND EFFECTIVE DATE.
<br /> A. Effective Date. The effective date of this Franchise shall be upon the effective date of this
<br /> Ordinance No. 2610, subject to the provisions of Section 25 ("Effective Date"). Upon becoming
<br /> Ordinance No.2610
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