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Friday - January 13, 2012

Tree Survey in Meldrum Bar Park

Tree Survey in Meldrum Bar Park

example of tree tag
 

As Lake Oswego Tigard Water Partnership designers explore potential alignments for the project's raw water (untreated) pipeline, surveyors tagged trees in Meldrum Bar Park with inventory badges this week.

A tagged tree does not indicate it will be removed; the tags are for inventory purposes to prepare the tree protection plan.


Wednesday - January 11, 2012

Lake Oswego Seeks Removal of Restrictions from Water Treatment Plant Properties in West Linn

Lake Oswego Seeks Removal of Restrictions from Water Treatment Plant Properties in West Linn

City of Lake Owego News Release

In the news..

The City of Lake Oswego has filed an eminent domain action in Clackamas County Circuit Court to remove covenants and restrictions on four City-owned parcels to facilitate expansion of Lake Oswego’s existing drinking water treatment plant.

These properties (owned by the city since the 1990s) are in the Maple Grove Plat and have covenants and restrictions that limiting them to “family dwellings”.

Lake Oswego needs to acquire or remove these restrictions from the city-owned properties in order to proceed with the planned treatment plant improvements which include open space and a new pedestrian pathway connecting Mapleton Drive and Kenthorpe Way.

Read the full news release on the City of Lake Oswego website...

Monday - January 9, 2012

Waluga Reservoir Good Neighbor Plan Meeting #3

The Lake Oswego Tigard Water Partnership plans to install a water pipeline and build a new drinking water reservoir adjacent to the existing reservoir in the Waluga Neighborhood. The Good Neighbor Plan (GNP), developed with your input, will document the Partnership’s commitment to being a good neighbor during design, construction, and ongoing operations of the reservoir.

At our last meeting, we presented the first half of the GNP Draft and gathered neighbor feedback. At the January meeting, we will review neighbor input and share the second half of the GNP Draft.

This is your chance to be involved with the process. You are invited to review and discuss the GNP which was created using neighbor input from personal interviews and past meetings.