CITY COUNCIL TO MEET TUESDAY: The City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 16, to discuss whether it will approve authorizing an extension of the citys line of credit for the West End Building. A study session on changes to the Sensitive Lands program is also on the agenda.
SEGMENTS OF KERR PARKWAY CLOSED: Kerry Parkways south intersection between Boones Ferry Road and McNary Parkway will remained closed through approximately Sept. 19. This is to facilitate a rehabilitation project that includes storm drain improvements, installation of new sidewalks and rebuilding the roadway. For more info, visit ci.oswego.or.us/publicworks/kerr-parkway-rehabilitation-project
NEW PERMITS ISSUED: The Building Division issued one new single family residence structural permit, for a property on Ash Street. A demolition permit was also issued for a structure on Stafford Road.
ANNUAL REPORT NOW AVAILABLE: The citys annual report and budget summary for 2014 is now available online: www.ci.oswego.or.us/publicaffairs/annual-report-budget-brief
#LOATWORK: The city of Lake Oswego is featuring a new social media campaign to showcase city employees doing their jobs. Photos are featured as part of an ongoing series that can be found on Facebook and on Twitter.
CONSTRUCTION CONTINUES ON B AVENUE: The Lake Oswego-Tigard Partnership has begun construction on two separate water projects along B Avenue, starting with a stormwater system upgrade. This phase is slated to take three to four months, and construction work will happen on weekdays between 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., in compliance with city-approved construction hours.
During construction, only one block and one intersection of B Avenue will be closed to vehicle traffic and street parking at a time. Pedestrian access and access to businesses will be maintained, and traffic detours will be in place.
A second project, installation of a new pipeline under B Avenue between State Street and 9th Street, will begin early 2015 and is expected to take up to three weeks per block. Both projects are expected to be completed by spring 2015. For more info, visit lotigardwater.org/images/2014-07/b_ave_handout_final-website.pdf.JW_DISQUS_ADD_A_COMMENT