JANTZEN ISLAND The Lake Oswego Development Review Commission will hold a public hearing on proposed new structures on the Jantzen Island estate, located on an island in Oswego Lake.
The estate, at 1850 North Shore Road, includes a home, bridge and boathouse considered historical landmarks.
Proposed additions include a tram and a cabana.
The meeting will take place at 7 p.m. Monday at city hall, 380 A Ave.
BOONES FERRY ROAD CLOSURES The city is preparing for a major road closure on Boones Ferry Road so crews can replace the railroad crossing between 63rd Avenue and Jean Way. That stretch of Boones Ferry Road will close for almost a week starting Aug. 14. Nighttime lane closures are already underway. A full story will be in next weeks newspaper.
CITY MANAGER New Lake Oswego City Manager Scott Lazenby starts the job on Monday. Watch the Lake Oswego Review for a full story soon. To read about Lazenbys hiring, visit bit.ly/1bmZpk7.
B AVENUE Initial work is underway to repair parts of B Avenue downtown that are in bad shape from truck and bus traffic, according to the city.
YOUTH ADVISERS The city is also accepting applications from volunteers for youth positions on advisory boards. Terms last one year. Applications are due Aug. 15. More information is available at www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc/boards-commissions-vacancies.
GIVE BLOOD The city plans to host a blood donation drive this Friday. Walk-ins are welcome, but volunteers can also register ahead online at redcrossblood.org/make-donation using the sponsor code locityhall or by calling 1-800-733-2767. The event will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at city hall, 380 A Ave.
PAVEMENT PATCHING Additional road repairs are now taking place throughout Lake Oswego. Kodiak Contractors has been hired to patch the pavement at various locations from mid-August through September.
BUDGET COMMITTEE The city is accepting applications for a three-year term on the volunteer budget committee, which reviews and fine-tunes a spending plan proposed in the spring, advancing its recommendation to the city council for adoption. For more information, call 503-635-0254 or visit www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc_bc. To apply, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc/boards-commissions-vacancies; the deadline is Aug. 15.
CITY MEETINGS The city will soon have a new program that will improve video streaming of city council meetings online. The improved program should be online within a couple of weeks, according to the city.Add a comment