News & Announcements

City Budget

The City's 2019-21 Adopted Budget information and the Budget in Brief document is online.  

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Short-Term Rentals

On July 16, Lake Oswego City Council enacted Ordinance 2815. This ordinance allows short-term rentals (rentals of less than 31 days) on certain residential properties, subject to the City’s home occupation/home business licensing requirements.

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Financial Dashboard of Resources and Expenditures by Fiscal Year

The City of Lake Oswego's online dashboard displays real-time financial information for City departments and programs.

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Understanding the Utility Invoice

Have a question about how to read your Utility Invoice?  The attached Utility Invoice Made Easier handout may be helpful.  The City strives to have an invoice that is as easy to read and understand.

Other questions including where we are located, how to pay an invoice, and how to establish/discontinue service may be answered by visiting Frequently Asked Questions.  The Utility Bill Information is another helpful link.

If you need to talk to a person about a specific issue on your invoice or service, you may email Utility Billing or call us at 503-635-0265 for general inquires.

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Passport Service at City Hall - Apply Early
The City of Lake Oswego Finance Department is an official Passport Acceptance Facility that accepts applications for passports and passport cards and forwards them to the Regional Office of the United States Passport Agency.
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Business License Renewal

Business licenses are required and restrictions are imposed by the Lake Oswego City Code (LOC 20.02). These were enacted to ensure the public's interest by regulating businesses to make sure they comply with applicable laws and ordinances, and conduct themselves in a manner that does not detract from the public health, safety, and welfare. 

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Contact Information

First floor of City Hall
Finance Counter          8:00 - 3:30
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
 (Closed Wednesdays)          

Utility Billing

Send Utility payments to:
City of Lake Oswego
PO Box 35147 #5890
Seattle, WA  98124-5147

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