NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BEFORE THE CITY COUNCIL (Legislative – LOC Hearing Date, Time, and Location: The Lake Oswego City Council will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at 3:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chamber, Third Floor, 380 A Avenue, Lake Oswego, OR, 97034, to consider the proposed amendments. This meeting will be conducted in-person at City Hall and an option for participating remotely via Zoom is also available. The meeting will be livestreamed on the City’s YouTube Channel and at as well as broadcast live on Tualatin Valley Community TV; check their website for details. File Number: LU 22-0007 (Ordinance 2892) Applicant: City of Lake Oswego Location of Property: Residential areas citywide where detached single-family dwellings are currently allowed. Nature of Application and Proposed Legislative Amendments: A request from the City of Lake Oswego for the adoption of amendments to the Community Development Code (LOC 50) to comply with Oregon House Bill 2001 (2019), state legislation requiring that cities allow middle housing – including duplexes, triplexes, quadplexes, townhouses and cottage clusters – in any zone that permits detached single-family dwellings. The proposed amendments are intended to comply with state middle housing requirements in a manner that is consistent with the community’s sense of place, neighborhood character, and livability. In addition to complying with the requirements of House Bill 2001 by allowing middle housing in any zone that permits detached single-family dwellings, the proposed amendments also address the following aspects of development in the City’s residential zones: — Prohibits telecommunications facilities from being located on parcels containing existing triplexes or quadplexes. (LOC 50.03.002 – Standards for Public, Institutional, and Civic Uses) — Applies Garage Appearance and Location standards to parcels with a width of less than 50 ft. (LOC 50.06.001 – Building Design) — Modifies garage appearance and location standards in residential zones – including window / fenestration, setbacks, and other garage appearance requirements – to apply differently based on the width of the garage relative to the faade. (LOC 50.06.001 – Building Design) On May 9, 2022, the Planning Commission will make their final recommendation that the City Council approve the proposed amendment. The record of the proceedings can be found on the City’s website at: (Under Search enter LU 22-0007, then press Enter) Amendments would be implemented through the adoption of Ordinance 2892, which will be considered at the public hearing. The title of the ordinance is as follows: Ordinance 2892 An ordinance of the City of Lake Oswego amending: LOC 50.01.006 Nonconforming Uses, Structures, Lots And Site Features; 50.02.001 Residential Districts; 50.03.002 Use Table; 50.03.003 Use-Specific Standards; 50.04.001 Dimensional Table; 50.05.001 Glenmorrie R-15 Overlay District; 50.05.004 Downtown Redevelopment Design District; 50.05.006 Old Town Neighborhood Design; 50.05.007 Lake Grove Village Center Overlay District; 50.05.010 Sensitive Lands Overlay Districts; 50.06.001 Building Design; 50.06.002 Parking; 50.06.003 Circulation And Connectivity; 50.06.004 Site Design; 50.06.007 Solar Access; 50.07.003 Review Procedures; 50.08.002 Minor Variances; 50.08.003 Design Variances; 50.10.003 Definitions; and adopting Findings (LU 22-0007). Copies of the Ordinance will be available from the City Recorder one week before the hearing. Staff Contacts: Inquiries regarding the proposal may be directed to Erik Olson, Senior Planner, (503) 697-6524 or For information about the public hearing, contact Kari Linder, City Recorder, (503) 534-4225. How to Testify: Those interested in providing written testimony are encouraged to submit their comments prior to the hearing preferably by email or mail. Contact information is provided below. Kari Linder, City Recorder Third Floor, City Hall 380 A Avenue Post Office Box 369 Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034 Phone: (503) 534-4225 e-mail: Please provide a reference to the case to which you are testifying – LU 22-0007. The public may attend the hearing in-person or virtually via Zoom and comment under the section for public testimony. To make arrangements to do so, contact Kari Linder, City Recorder, 503-534-4225 or by noon on May 17, 2022. 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. The following time limits on testimony shall be observed, but may be changed by the Council. Testimony will be taken in the following order – in support of the amendment, in opposition to the amendment, neutral. — Ten minutes for a representative of a recognized neighborhood association, homeowner association, government agency, or other incorporated public interest organization; — Five minutes for other persons. Publish May 4, 11, 2022. LOR241170

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Publication: OPC Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2022/05/04

End Date: 2022/05/11

Owner: City of Lake Oswego


County: Clackamas