City News & Announcements

Vote for Your Favorite Photos!

The 2018 Photo Contest was a huge success! This year we had an amazing turnout with 187 participants submitting 764 photos. 

After evaluating all eligible entries based on overall quality, creativity and how well the photograph portrayed Lake Oswego, the judges (a panel consisting of City of Lake Oswego staff and a City Councilor) selected finalists for each category. Now it’s your turn to vote for your favorites!

Voting closes at 5 p.m. on Monday, October 15

Vote today
Boards & Commissions Vacancies

Are you interested in serving your community? If so, consider becoming a member of one of our Boards and Commissions! The City's Boards and Commissions play an important role in helping Lake Oswego be a better community, raising citizen voices on important issues, making decisions and also advising the City Council.

The city is recruiting for the following vacancies:

  • Historic Resources Advisory Board

Read more for details or contact the City Manager’s Office at 503-635-0215. Applications can be filled out online.

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Stewardship Opportunities

Lake Oswego works with volunteer Friends Groups to help keep our parks and open spaces healthy and beautiful. Join us to protect and restore natural areas in our community!

Up next:

Springbrook - October 27, 9–11am
Woodmont Park - November 4, 1–3pm
Freepons Park - November 11, 1–3pm
Springbrook Park - November 17, 9–11am
Iron Mountain Park, November 18, 1–3pm

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Drug Take Back Event Fall 2018

On October 27, the City will be holding a one-day-only drug take-back event to help citizens properly dispose of unwanted or expired prescription medicines.

Drop by the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center, 505 G Avenue:

Saturday, October 27, 10am - 2pm

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City Events and Meetings


Creative Hands

Oct 18 2018 - 9:30am

Fun for Ones Storytime (12 through 24 months)

Oct 18 2018 - 10:30am

Pre-Arranged Bridge - Thursday

Oct 18 2018 - 12:00pm


Planning Commission

Oct 22 2018 - 6:30pm

City Council

Oct 23 2018 - 6:30pm

50+ Advisory Board Meeting October 2018

Oct 26 2018 - 10:00am