The City of Lake Oswego has a council-manager form of government. The mayor and six councilors are elected at-large and serve four-year terms. The current City Council will serve from January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2014.
The Oregon Secretary of State Elections Division publishes candidate manuals, filing forms, information on State election law, and campaign finance. For more information on State and county election offices:
- Oregon Secretary of State Elections Division
- Clackamas County Elections Office
- Multnomah County Elections Office
- Washington County Elections Office
For questions, please contact City Recorder Catherine Schneider at 503-675-3984 or by email. You may also contact the Secretary of State’s Office at 503-986-1518.
Voter registration forms are available at City Hall and the library. The Oregon Secretary of State's website offers an online voter registration form.
November 2012 General Election
Elections for the position of Mayor, three City Council positions, and Ballot Measures 3-405 and 3-406 were held during the General Election on November 6, 2012. For a list of results, see the Declaration of the Vote below.