NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BEFORE THE CITY COUNCIL 2020 Master Fees and Charges Hearing Date, Time, and Location Tuesday, December 3, 2019; 6:30 p.m. City Council Chambers 380 A Avenue Lake Oswego, OR 97034 Nature of Hearing The City Council will hold a public hearing to discuss and adopt changes to the City’s fees and charges, including proposed increases to utility user charges, Resolution 19-56. All fees go into effect on January 1, 2020 with the new calendar year, except for the utilities. Those new fees for services go into effect as of July 1, 2020, the first day of the new fiscal year. Many fees charged by the City are set to recover either all or part of the costs to provide the service, to remain affordable and to be competitive with similar services in the City or neighboring jurisdictions. Every year departments review their fees and modify them where deemed necessary, and often modify them by a cost index. Increases are proposed for a variety of department-based fees. The draft 2020 Master Fees and Charges booklet showing proposed changes will posted online with the materials for the December 5 Council Meeting. For more information, or to inspect a paper copy, please contact the City Recorder. Staff Contacts Inquiries regarding the proposed 2020 Master Fees and Charges may be directed to Shawn Cross, Finance Director, 503-697-7413. For information about the public hearing procedures, contact Anne-Marie Simpson, City Recorder, 503-534-4225. How to Comment Written comments to: Anne-Marie Simpson, City Recorder Third Floor, City Hall 380 A Avenue Post Office Box 369 Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034 Phone: 503-534-4225 e-mail: You may attend the hearing and comment under the section for public testimony. For more about the hearing procedures, contact the City Recorder. Time Limits on Testimony The purpose of time limits on testimony is to provide all interested persons with an adequate opportunity to present and respond to testimony while at the same time ensuring that the hearing can be conducted in an efficient and expeditious manner. A time limit of three minutes per person for testimony shall be observed, but may be changed by the Council. Decision The City Council may make a decision following the hearing. Publish November 21, 2019. LOR140408

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Publication: OPC Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2019/11/21

End Date: 2019/11/21

Owner: City of Lake Oswego


County: Clackamas