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UNSUNG HEROES: Nominations are now being accepted for the City’s Unsung Heroes Awards, which were created by the City Council in 2001 to recognize individuals who contribute to the quality of life in Lake Oswego without reward or recognition. Awards will be presented at a City Council meeting in early December; the deadline for nominations is Nov. 11. For more information, contact Diana Smith-Bouwer at 503-635-0257 or go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/publicaffairs/unsung-heroes.

FARMERS MARKET (OCT. 1): The Lake Oswego Farmers Market returns to Millennium Plaza Park on Saturday with more than 80 vendors offering fresh fruits, vegetables, meat, cheeses, baked goods, hot foods, artisan products and nursery items. Live music, too. Hours are 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMISSION (OCT. 3): The DRC will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall (380 A Ave.) For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc_drc/development-review-commission-113.

LAKE GROVE BUSINESS ASSOCIATION (OCT. 4): The Lake Grove Business Association will meet at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Babica Hen Café (15964 Boones Ferry Road). For more information, contact Steve Kaer at 503-699-3980 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

CITY COUNCIL (OCT. 4): The City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall (380 A Ave.). For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/citycouncil/city-council-178.

EVERGREEN (OCT. 5): The Evergreen Neighborhood Association board will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of the Lake Parish (790 A Ave.). For more information, contact Diana Boom at 503-635-1670.

IRON MOUNTAIN BRIDGE: The Iron Mountain Bridge that carries a wastewater transmission line through Tryon Creek State Park is expected to remain closed through November. The project centers around rehabilitation of the sanitary sewer main attached to the bridge; the concrete main will be replaced by a jointless, high-density polyethylene line in a steel casing. During construction, the Iron Mountain Trail will be closed from the trailhead at Terwilliger Boulevard to the south end of the bridge at the intersection of the South Creek Trail and Iron Mountain Trail.

‘LOVE MY CITY’ VIDEO CONTEST: Can you capture the spirit of Lake Oswego on video? The city is accepting entries now in its new “Love My City” video contest. The contest is free and open to both amateur and professional filmmakers; prizes include $1,000 for first place, $500 for second and $100 for third. You don’t have to live in Lake Oswego to enter, but videos must have been filmed in the city within the past two years. The deadline to enter is Dec. 16; winners will be announced in early January 2017. For details, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/publicaffairs/video-contest or contact Bonnie Hirshberger at 503-675-3992 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

— The Review