Lake Oswego water remains safe to drink and use. A regional chlorine shortage has disrupted supplies. The City is monitoring the situation and asking everyone to use water wisely and reduce usage. Learn more.

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2021 Pavement Management Program Map

View the locations of 2021 pavement work.

 

 

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Chlorine Shortage and Potential Impacts

Lake Oswego water remains safe to drink and use.

A regional chlorine shortage has disrupted supplies. Staff have implemented measures to extend chlorine supply, while also ensuring that the water remains safe to drink.

We ask for the cooperation of customers to voluntarily reduce their indoor and outdoor water usage. Conserving voluntarily now will help minimize potential mandatory conservation.

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Celebrating A Successful Water Partnership

June 9, 2021 marks five years since the new Lake Oswego Tigard water system started providing high-quality drinking water to almost 100,000 customers throughout Lake Oswego and Tigard!  Watch Lake Oswego Mayor Buck and Tigard Mayor Snider reflect on how important this partnership has been – and continues to be – for both communities. Let’s celebrate securing our most valuable resource for our cities’ future: investing in public health and preparing our cities for the long-term.

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Read your Water Quality Report

Your drinking water is clean and safe. Get to know your drinking water by reviewing the latest 2021 water quality report.

Read your report by June 30, 2021 and enter to win $100 off your next utility bill! 

 

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Major Traffic Changes on Boones Ferry Road

It's a very busy and exciting time for the Boones Ferry Project. Key takeaways:

  • We're ahead of schedule, now expecting to complete construction in early fall! 
  • The new Madrona Street signal is now activated
  • Medians = right turns only. U-turns are now permitted at Madrona and Bryant signals
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Free Water Audits - Now Available

One of the most important things that a homeowner can do to save water is make sure that equipment is functioning appropriately and is efficient.  The City offers free Water Audits to help citizens find ways to use less water.  Water audits are performed during the spring and summer seasons when watering yards begin.

During your water audit, extra safety protocols will be implemented.

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Contact Information

Phone: 503-635-0270

Address:
City Hall, Third Floor
380 A Avenue, Lake Oswego

Counter Hours:

Due to COVID-19, until further notice, The Permit Center for the Building, Planning and Engineering Departments is closed to walk-in customers. To continue to offer service in all other areas, we encourage people to: 

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