PLANNING COMMISSION TO MEET: The Lake Oswego Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, Oct. 13, at 6:30 p.m. to discuss amendments to its housing standards. The commission will also hold a work session on amendments to the Sensitive Lands code.
LEGENDS & LORE HAUNTED AND HISTORICAL TOUR: The city's Special Events Division will host a twilight stroll through the First Addition neighborhood, complete with historic sites and spooky storytelling, on Friday, Oct. 24, at 5:30 p.m. to benefit the Adult Community Center. Tickets are $13, with preregistration required. For more info, visit ci.oswego.or.us/parksrec/legends-and-lore-lake-oswego-2014
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS CALENDARS: The city is providing free calendars that give tips on disaster prevention, including how to prepare for severe weather, what to do during a flood or landslide, how to prevent fires, what to do with pets during evacuation, poisonings and other medical emergencies, and more. More info: ci.oswego.or.us/citymanager/emergency-preparedness-calendar
PUBLIC WORKS HIRES NEW EROSION CONTROL INSPECTOR: Ryan Lentz comes from Wisconsin and joins the team to provide support on erosion control enforcement and mitigation. He replaces outgoing inspector Delynn Clark.
2015 PLANNING GOALS: The Lake Oswego Planning Commission and the Commission for Citizen Involvement are seeking public input as they develop their goals for 2015. To contribute, visit ci.oswego.or.us/boc_pc/planning-commission-seeks-input-2015-goals
TEEN LOUNGE NOW OPEN: The teen lounge at the West End Building has reopened, hosting more than 50 teens a day at its After School Activity Program. Teens in grades 6 through 9 are invited to stop by for homework help, a variety of classes and clubs, to enjoy video games and more.
ANNUAL REPORT NOW AVAILABLE: The city's annual report and budget summary for 2014 is now available online: ci.oswego.or.us/publicaffairs/annual-report-budget-briefAdd a comment