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Seasonal Enclosures and Other Shelters for Commercial Uses

Lake Oswego restaurants have faced numerous challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. To assist our local restaurants, in September 2020, the Lake Oswego City Council amended the City Code to allow seasonal restaurant enclosures in commercial areas.

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Fire Alarm Signal Verification

Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue (TVF&R) and, effective Feb. 1, 2021, Clackamas Fire District 1 (CFD#1) and Lake Oswego Fire Department (LOFD) require supervising stations to attempt to verify fire alarm signals at the protected premises prior to retransmitting to the 9-1-1 center.

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Fireworks in Lake Oswego

In alignment with the City Council 2021 Goals and Work Plan, we are exploring possible options for improving fire safety, while protecting life and property in Lake Oswego. 

We are seeking your input on potential restrictions of legal fireworks within the city limits. 

Please share your thoughts by taking a short survey by Thursday, April 8.

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Clackamas County Public Alerts

Public Alerts - Emergency Notification

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COVID-19

The Lake Oswego Fire Department is taking the COVID-19 threat very seriously.  We are proactively taking steps to ensure our workforce is healthy and that we are continuing to provide the highest level of emergency response to the communities we serve.  We are working collaboratively with our reg

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Basic Fire Escape Planning

Fire can spread rapidly through your home, leaving you as little as one or two minutes to escape safely once the alarm sounds.

 

 

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300 B Avenue / P.O. Box 369
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Phone (503) 635-0275
Fax (503) 635-0376

Fire Chief: Don Johnson

Assistant Chief: David Morris

Fire Marshal: Gert Zoutendijk

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