LU 20-0040: Community Development Code Amendments Related to Seasonal Enclosures and Other Shelters for Commercial Uses

A request from the City of Lake Oswego amending Chapter 50 (Community Development Code) of the Lake Oswego Code for the purpose of Exempting Outdoor Dining Shelters from Design Review and Extending the Period Allowed for Temporary Shelters for Certain Commercial Uses During COVID-19 Restrictions.

Proposed amendments will exempt awnings and canopies over outdoor dining areas from design review during COVID-19 (LOC, and replace the 14-day restriction on temporary shelters with a longer timeframe for certain commercial uses during COVID-19 (LOC Building and fire and life safety code requirements will continue to apply.

Additional information is available on seasonal enclosures and other shelters for commercial uses, click here.


Project Updates: 


On Monday, November 23, 2020, the Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to consider the proposed amendments.

The public hearing notice is available in the "Public Records" file.  The staff report will also be available in the "Public Records" file ten days prior to the hearing.

To visit the Planning Commission meeting webpage and view the agenda and video (when available), click here.

This meeting will be conducted virtually. All members of the Planning Commission are attending remotely and the City has made avenues available for the public to livestream this meeting. Instructions on how to comment and participate are provided in the notice.

Project Details
LU 20-0040
City of Lake Oswego (A)
Project Contact: 

Scot Siegel, Director of Planning and Building Services, (503) 699-7474 or email.

Reviewing Body: 
Hearing Date: 
Monday, November 23, 2020
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