City News & Announcements

New Traffic Shift Coming to Boones Ferry Road 11/21

On Thursday night, 11/21, the current temporary traffic configuration on Boones Ferry Road between W. Sunset Drive and Bryant Road will be extended further north, to Oakridge/Reese Road (at the post office). Lanes will be reduced and traffic will be shifted.

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Recycled Ornament Contest 2019

The City is excited to announce our first Recycled Ornament Contest - all Lake Oswego residents are invited to participate!  This fun contest encourages participants to be creative and look at recyclables and reusables in a new way - ornaments must be made primarily from these materials. 

Winners in each category will receive a $50 gift card and a few gifts made from recycled or environmentally-friendly material. 

All entries must be received by 5 p.m., Tuesday, December 3.

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Meet & Greet - a collaboration to help reduce elder abuse

The LO Adult Community Center is pleased to announce a unique collaboration to benefit vulnerable adults in the City - join us on November 13 to learn more!

Did you know… elder abuse affects one in ten elders nationally? Our team will work together to help identify and reduce abuse, neglect and exploitation of older adults.

Wednesday, November 13, from 1-2:30pm
LO Adult Community Center, 505 G Avenue

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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:

Freepons Park - November 24, 1-3pm
Hallinan Woods - December 1, 1-3pm
East Waluga - December 7, 9-11am
Freepons Park - December 15, 1-3pm

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Shop Lake Grove Monthly Raffle!

The City project team and Lake Grove Business Association are hosting a monthly raffle to win a $100 gift card to businesses in the Boones Ferry Road project area. Stop by participating businesses to enter. Each month it starts fresh, so keep coming back to enter! Visit for a list of participating businesses!

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8th Annual Reunion Farmers' Market 2019

Fresh from local farms to your Thanksgiving table! Join us as many of your favorite Farmers' Market vendors return to Lake Oswego to share in the bounty of their fall harvest. Enjoy shopping on a crisp fall afternoon amid the scent of pumpkins, sweet potatoes and mushrooms and pick up new recipes to boot. The entire family can appreciate the live music, local artisans and horse drawn carriage rides too!

Plan your weekend around this festive fall event!  Saturday, November 23, from 9am-2pm at Millennium Plaza Park.

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New City Hall Project

Construction in underway!

Located at the corner of A Avenue and 3rd Street, the new City Hall will provide a seismically safe, energy efficient and better functioning building for the community. It will include space for the Police Department and our 9-1-1 dispatch center (LOCOM), as well as public meeting places. It will also provide storefront space for the Lake Oswego Arts Council, and for the Friends of the Library’s “Booktique.” 

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Thanksgiving Day - City Offices Closed

All City Offices - including the Library, Golf Course and Adult Community Center - will be closed on Thursday, November 28, to celebrate Thanksgiving.

Exceptions:  The Tennis Center will be open from 6am to 10pm

City Offices will also be closed on Friday, November 29.

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City Events and Meetings


Indoor Playground at CCP

Nov 20 2019 - 9:00am

Toddler Storytime (2-3 yrs)

Nov 20 2019 - 10:30am

Lunch Service

Nov 20 2019 - 11:45am


November 20, 2019 PARKS BOARD meeting at Maintenance Center

Nov 20 2019 - 4:00pm

50+ Advisory Board Meeting

Nov 22 2019 - 10:00am

Planning Commission

Nov 25 2019 - 6:30pm