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DEVELOPMENT REVIEW COMMISSION: The DRC will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, March 7, at City Hall (380 A Ave.). Items on the agenda include the remodeling of the former Albertsons store on State Street, the construction of a two-story addition to a veterinary hospital on Third Street and a request to build a four-lot subdivision on Knaus Road. For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/boc_drc/development-review-commission-99.

STORMWATER BRIEFING: City staff will conduct a briefing from 1:30-3 p.m. on Friday, March 11, for designers, developers and builders to explain recently approved revisions to the City’s Stormwater Management Manual and development code. The session at City Hall (380 A Ave.) will cover new stormwater management performance standards, new submission requirements, new construction-phase performance requirements and new requirements at the hand-off to owners. The final manual will be available March 17 at www.ci.oswego.or.us/publicworks/stormwater-program.

WEST WALUGA PARK: Friends of Waluga Parks will work to remove creeping ivy and invasive species in West Waluga Park from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 5. Volunteers are encouraged to wear sturdy shoes and bring gloves and water to drink. The park is located at 15775 Waluga Drive. For more information, contact Will Mahoney-Watson at 503-752-3430 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

WOODMONT PARK: Friends of Woodmont Park will pull ivy and remove invasive plants from 1-2:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 6, in one of Lake Oswego’s newest parks. Volunteers are encouraged to wear sturdy shoes and bring gloves and water to drink. The park is located at 13600 Atwater Lane. Parking is available near the intersection of Atwater and Knaus roads; look for directional signs to the stewardship site in the woods. For more information, contact Heidi Schrimsher at 503-754-6640 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

SPRINGBROOK PARK: Neighbors will gather from 9-11 a.m. on Saturday, March 12, to plant more than 250 ferns and native trees in Springbrook Park. Shovels will be provided, but bring gloves, sturdy shoes and water to drink. Meet near the entrance of Uplands Elementary School (2055 S.W. Wembley Park Road) and follow the signs. For more information, contact Paul Lyons at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

DADDIES AND DAUGHTERS: Put on your dancing shoes and prepare to make memories that will last a lifetime when the Parks & Recreation Department hosts a Derby-themed Daddy-Daughter Dinner and Dance on Saturday, March 5. The popular event, which will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. in the Palisades Building gym, will include food, music and the services of a professional photographer. Cost is $53 per couple for residents, $67 for nonresidents; add an additional daughter for $15 (residents) or $19 (nonresidents). To register, visit www.loparks.org and sign-up for class #13332, or call the Parks & Recreation office at 503-675-2549.

NOW HIRING: The City of Lake Oswego has posted two job openings. For more information, go to www.ci.oswego.or.us/hr and click on Job Openings:

• Technical Support Specialist or Analyst: Responsible for participating in the development and maintenance of the City’s Geographical Information System (GIS); position closes on March 14.

• Management and Program Analyst: Responsible for analyzing programs, process and procedures in order to identify and recommend solutions to management and organizational problems; position closes March 25.

— The Review