Rates shown for New Dwelling Permits

July 1, 2019
Increase in System Development Charges
TSDC from $9,135 to $9,610
PSDC from $7,490 to $7,879

SDC methodologies and rate tables are available here

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Due to the 4th of July holiday, passport services will be closed the week of July 1st – July 5th. Services will resume Monday, July 8th. Read More »
This Thursday, June 20th, Holt Homes will have their contractor, Flying H Construction,  begin the artwork installation in the roundabout at the Scouters Mountain subdivision entrance.  This project has been in the works for several years and the final design includes several steel panels with silhouettes of various nature themes.  The silhouettes will wrap around ... Read More »
This just in from Clackamas Fire: Backyard Burn season is officially closed for the year. Weather permitting, it will reopen in the Fall. Agricultural burning is currently suspended but will be permitted once again starting June 15th. Recreational burning is still permitted. For burn status updates, check out Clackamas Fire District #1’s website. Read More »
The City of Happy Valley is looking for a dynamic individual with a passion for development and civil engineering practices while serving a community. As an engineer with the City of Happy Valley, you will participate in the development plan review process while responding to engineer and developer inquiries. Details Read More »
Happy Valley’s US World Class Taekwondo School is teaming up with the City of Happy Valley to offer two separate class sessions that will focus on fundamental self-defense techniques. Perfect for the student headed off to college or anyone looking to develop some effective ways to ensure self-protection, these group format classes not only give ... Read More »


Are you proud to be a resident of Happy Valley? There are many reasons to enjoy living in this community. With our beautiful parks, meandering trails, well maintained streets, safe neighborhoods, and attractive commercial centers, Happy Valley is a wonderful place to call home. Much of the look and feel of the city took decades of thoughtful planning and steadfast leadership to instill development standards that reflect the community values. Since its incorporation as a city in 1965, Happy Valley has grown from a rural area with a population of approximately 300 people to a thriving suburb of over 20,000 residents. Happy Valley is one of the fastest growing cities and has one of the highest median family incomes in Oregon. We are proud of our heritage and excited for the future ahead.

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