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Design Manual & Details

…lots, and driveway construction on private property are also contained in this manual and referenced in the City Code. All files are PDF files. If you need AutoCAD files, please contact Karleen Aichele with your specific detail request. 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Download them all at once. Combined Details 2019…

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Solar Initiative

…Goes Affordable Since 2011, the price of solar panels has decreased by 60 percent. Federal and local subsidies can save homeowners up to 80 percent of the remaining cost! How much will a solar unit cost? Installed%20System%20Price%20%5B1%5D,%2420%2C000.00|Energy%20Trust%20Cash%20Incentive%20(received%20at%20time%20of%20purchase),-%244%2C000.00|%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Cost%20at%20Installation,%2416%2C000.00|OR%20Tax%20Credit%20%20(taken%20over%204%20years%2C%20up%20to%20%241%2C500%20per%20year),-%246%2C000.00|Federal%20Tax%20Credit,-%244%2C800.00|[]%3Cstrong%3ETotal%20Net%20Cost%20(Actual%20Cost%20After%20Tax%20Credits)%3C%2Fstrong%3E,[]%3Cstrong%3E%245%2C200.00%3C%2Fstrong%3E The HV Solar Home Program is a community education campaign funded through the…

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Genealogy

…printable family history forms. www.familysearch.org Part of the largest genealogy databases created by the LDS Church. www.findagrave.com Large database of gravesite info, pictures of people and gravestones. www.archives.gov National Archives and Record Administration is digitizing historic American newspapers. www.publications.newberry.org Look for “Atlas of historic county boundaries project”, select a state…

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Public meeting of the Happy Valley Urban Renewal Agency and Budget Committee

June 1, 2021

Notice of Public Meeting A public meeting of the City of Happy Valley will be held on June 15, 2021 at 7:00pm via virtual online conference. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the budget for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2021 as approved by the City of…

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Finance

…Urban Renewal Budget 20202021 Budget 2019 – 2020 Budget 2018 – 2019 Budget 2017 – 2018 Budget 2016 – 2017 Budget 2015 – 2016 Budget 2014 – 2015 Budget 2013 – 2014 Budget 2012 – 2013 Budget 2011 – 2012 Budget 2010 – 2011 Budget 2009 – 2010…

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Teacher Toolbox

…monthly Educator Newsletter, crafted by the Youth Librarians at Happy Valley Library. Online Catalog Access downloadable books, online resources, booklists, and more. Language Collections We have books for all reading levels in Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Click each language name here to go to a list in our…

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SDCs & Excise Taxes

…the cost of existing infrastructure and to help fund the new infrastructure necessary to serve new development. Infrastructure includes streets, the water system, sanitary and storm sewers, and parks. There are two main parts to each SDC, a reimbursement fee, and an improvement fee. The reimbursement fee is the cost

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Transportation Maintenance Fee FAQs

…our wallets and the environment benefit from advancements in fuel economy, it means less revenue is generated to maintain local roads. Further complicating a decrease in revenue, is an increase in the cost of road construction and maintenance due to inflation. For every mile of road that Oregon could build…

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Tips for managing your trees following a storm

…a professional to help you. Here are some service providers our City Arborist recommends: International Society of Arboriculture – ISA qualified pruners in our area by zip code. isa-arbor.com Bartlett Tree Experts www.bartlett.com 503-722-7267 Davey Tree Service www.davey.com 503-205-6383 Citywide Tree Service www.citywidetreeservicepdx.com 503-653-6873 Who not to hire? Many people…

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City Limits Explained

…also not a resident within Happy Valley city limits. If your tax statement is not handy, you can always check it out online at www.clackamas.us/at/statement.html for more details. Why does this matter? Unincorporated areas of Clackamas County are only bound by the laws of Clackamas County. In addition, they are…

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Online Resources

Pavement Management Program

…prevention, a savings of approximately $6.00 to $10.00 on repairs and new asphalt is achieved. Not only does this reduce the overall dollar spent on street upkeep, but it also has shown to extend the useful life of a street past its design standard of 20 years. How was my…

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About the PV/NC Comp Plan

…System Plan (TSP) Update City of Gresham Pleasant Valley Transportation System Plan Refinements City of Happy Valley Parks Master Plan Update Annexation What does annexation mean? Annexation allows the City to provide municipal services to properties and residents. More information on annexation is available here: https://www.happyvalleyor.gov/business/economic-community-development/annexation-program/. Over 1,000 acres have…

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Summer Reading List 2021

…photographs of construction vehicles, rhyming text, and find the shape interaction- – toddler perfection! Swashby and the Sea by Beth Ferry; illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal   Captain Swashby loves his quiet life by the sea — find out what happens when an exuberant girl moves into the house next door….

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Settlement Agreement

…that resolves a two-year legal dispute over parks and recreation services. The agreement calls for both jurisdictions to collaboratively develop and support legislation that would remove Happy Valley from NCPRD in exchange for dropping all legal claims. Not only does this settlement provide certainty, it allows both parties to turn…

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Infrastructure

Infrastructure Did you know that several of the streets in Happy Valley were not built by the City? Neither were many of the trails, sewer pipes, or water lines. Most of the infrastructure we depend on for our everyday life was built by the property developer. How does the City…

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About Your Happy Valley Police

…capping the amount of property taxes that go to schools and other government services (general property tax). Due to these measures, Happy Valley general property tax is capped at 67 cents, which is not enough to cover general costs of City Services. This is why the City of Happy Valley…

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Printing at the Library

…Print Release station in the library to release your print job. Printing costs (cash only): Black/white: $0.10/page Color: $0.50/page LINCC library cardholders get a $0.50 daily credit Three ways to send print jobs to the library: Fill out the online form at http://www.lincc.org/hvprint Email from any device directly to the…

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City Recorder

…19, 2020 election 2019 November 5, 2019 Election Results Public-Notice – Police-Levy The City Recorder is the City’s election Official and in that capacity is responsible for the filing of all City initiated ballot measures and candidate filings. The City of Happy Valley is an official ballot drop-off site, a…

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PV/NC Community Involvement

…will be in-person and online workshops and events to share your views. Feel free to reach out to Michael Walter, the city’s Economic & Community Development Director, at any time via the contact information below. We look forward to hearing from you! Project and Public Engagement Schedule Project milestones and…

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Payment Options

Payment Options For your convenience, your court fees can be paid in person at City Hall, by mail or online. The following payment options are accepted: Cash Check or Money Order Visa, MasterCard, or Discover Online Payments For traffic or municipal code citations, use the number shown on your Oregon…

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Cyber Safety Internet Resources

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Lifeboat

Lifeboat – Directed by Skye Fitzgerald The following article appeared in the April edition of the Happy Valley Monthly. Join Skye Fitzgerald for a screening and discussion of the film at the library on June 20 from 6:30-7:45 pm. Filmmaker Swims Against the Current ‘Lifeboat,’ by Happy Valley filmmaker Skye…

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Meals on Wheels Application

Meals on Wheels volunteers have received background checks and training prior to delivery. The cost of each meal is $7.39. Participants are asked to contribute to the cost of the meal. Participants must be at home to receive meals. Please request meals when you are ready to receive them. How

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Parks and Recreation

…of Happy Valley. Meals on Wheels volunteers have received background checks and training prior to delivery. The cost of each meal is $7.39. Participants are asked to contribute to the cost of the meal. Participants must be at home to receive meals. Please request meals when you are ready to…

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Fireworks Safety

…move away. Remember, do not throw fireworks, or hold them. Always have water handy (a garden hose or bucket of water) and soak used fireworks thoroughly Never re-light “dud” fireworks. For more information, check out Clackamas Fire District #1: https://clackamasfire.com/fire-prevention/education/fireworks/ Is it worth it? Consider the cost of a $1,000…

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Dumpster Day 2021

…fold the American flag Step-by-step instructional list: https://www.va.gov/opa/publications/celebrate/flagfold.pdf Video: https://youtu.be/PcOWc5EJbVo Too much stuff? Dumpster Day returns to help get you back on track Mark your calendars and start sorting your stuff because Dumpster Day returns to Happy Valley Park on Saturday, June 12 from 8am-noon. This event is the perfect…

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Winter Weather Safety

…removal and plow routes can be found at www.happyvalleyor.gov/inclementweather. What is the best way to stay notified? The City’s Facebook page and website are great resources for staying updated with current information regarding bad weather and local road closures. If you haven’t signed up to receive City alerts yet, please…

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Community Provides Vision for the Pleasant Valley/North Carver Comprehensive Plan

…plan and zoning designations are required by state law. In Oregon, comprehensive plans ensure, through citizen involvement, that land use, transportation, natural resources, housing, economic development and other community needs are planned in a coordinated effort to reflect local needs while meeting statewide goals and rules. What does the PV/NC…

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Interview with Sculptor Ben Dye

…503-783-3828, jaimiel@happyvalleyor.gov. To see more art by Ben Dye, visit his webpage at http://www.bendyesculpture.com/   Per this websites’ appropriate use and disclaimer statement, reference herein to any specific commercial products, processes, or services by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or…

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Sculpture Ben Dye

Artist Ben Dye Current Exhibit Elation by Ben Dye Value: $8,500 Please inquire at City Hall (503-783-3800) for all art sales. Interview with Artist To see more art by Ben Dye, visit his webpage at http://www.bendyesculpture.com/ Per this websites’ appropriate use and disclaimer statement, reference herein to any specific commercial…

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HV Urban Renewal Plan

…“Helpful Links” section for links to the map and project list. HELPFUL LINKS Projects Map Project List Urban Renewal Plan Urban Renewal Report Urban Renewal 101 Urban Renewal Finance Urban renewal does not increase permanent rate levy tax rates. When an urban renewal area (URA) is established, the assessed value…

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Privacy Policy

…one of these sites neither the City, nor any agency, officer, or employee of the City warrants the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of any information published by these external sites, nor does the City endorse any content, viewpoints, products, or services linked from these systems, and cannot be held liable…

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Development 101 Series

…future. Given the complexity of the Oregon land use system and the high rate of growth, the land use and development process can be complicated. Frequent questions residents have about development are: How does the City manage growth when working with developers, businesses, and landowners? How does the City ensure…

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“If I Were Mayor, I Would…” Contest

…chance at an additional prize. An entry form must accompany every contest entry. See the flyer for full contest rules. Additional resources for students: What does a mayor do? What services does a City provide? For more information, please contact: Stephanie Warneke at 503-783-3823 or by swarneke@happyvalleyor.gov. Student contest flyer…

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Cultural Passes

Cultural Passes Your LINCC to Adventure! Cultural Pass Express is a free service provided by Libraries in Clackamas County that provides instant online access to free and low-cost passes to museums, gardens, and other local venues. Log in with your LINCC barcode and PIN to view venues, check availability, and…

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MASCOT TRYOUT INFORMATION

…permitted in Council Chambers during tryouts. How to Apply Complete the online application to its entirety and turn in to City Hall by deadline of Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 5pm. Materials include: Application, Tryout Risk Waiver, and Code of Conduct When contacted by City staff to arrange your tryout…

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Virtual Recreation Center

…Count to 100 | 2021 Version | Jack Hartmann Count by 5’s | Exercise and Count By 5 | Count to 100 | Counting Songs | Jack Hartmann Show Us What You Got – Moose Tube + Harlem Globetrotters | GoNoodle Making S’Mores in a SOLAR COOKER from Full-Time Kid…

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Passport Service

…countries. As of June 1, 2009, U.S. citizens traveling between the United States and Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean and Bermuda must present a valid Passport Book or Passport Card at land border crossings and sea ports-of-entry. For exceptions and detailed information, please visit the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. These…

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Interview with 2017-2019 Sculptor Steve Farris

…I first began creating, I used recycled metal and objects almost exclusively. This had more to do with the high cost of new material than anything else, but I enjoyed the challenge of working with re-purposed items. It became easy to let the material guide the art, and my style…

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Pleasant Valley – North Carver Comprehensive Plan FAQs

…be subject to future annexation patterns, grant funding and the direction of the City Council. A link to the application form can be found here . There is currently no fee for annexation, and the City covers all costs associated with all necessary survey work. To learn more about the…

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Parks Update: Judge adds interest to Jury award of $18 Million Dollars to City of Happy Valley.

October 21, 2019

…recently, the Judge in the case granted the City an additional $3,222,879 in interest. If Clackamas County appeals the decision and the jury verdict is upheld, it will cost Clackamas County taxpayers an additional $2,000,000 per year in interest based on state statute. It is important to note that the…

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Sponsor a Bench

…build your bench and contact you directly to assist you with your order. An important note: Arrangement for payment, confirmation of total cost (approximately $1626.00), order tracking, and delivery will be the sole responsibility of the purchaser. Upon delivery of the bench to the City, you will be contacted to…

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Community Garden

…park neighbors, and guests have a fruitful, enjoyable experience. There is no fee for use. Monetary donations will be gladly accepted which will go towards deferring costs on the following: Irrigation water Chips/mulch/soil Fencing Garden plot repairs The Community Garden is open for use from April 15th thru November 15th…

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Economic & Community Development

…quality of life and preserve the natural environment for current and future generations. Guiding Principles Customer Service: Quality, timeliness, and cost efficiency of service with applicable solutions to the challenges that arise, is the number one priority. Customer service to our “internal” and “external” customers (citizens, property owners, developers and…

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Non-Residential & Commercial Submittal Guidelines

…additional requirements for your specific project. Building Division A successful submittal will include the following: *Note: As of January 1, 2019, electronic submittals (PDF) will be required for all projects in the City of Happy Valley. Happy Valley Building Division uses the State ePermitting program; please register at www.buildingpermits.oregon.gov. Upon…

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COVID-19 Happy Valley Parks

Happy Valley Park & COVID-19 COVID-19 Happy Valley Park Update For the latest updates please visit https://www.oregon.gov/gov/pages/index.aspx. Click on What’s open in my county. Enter Clackamas County and choose the activity you are interested in….

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Non-Residential & Commercial Submittal Guidelines

…Land Use Conditions of Approval may outline additional requirements for your specific project. Building Division Note: As of January 1, 2019, electronic submittals (PDF) will be required for all projects in the City of Happy Valley. Happy Valley Building Division uses the State ePermitting program; please register at www.buildingpermits.oregon.gov. Upon…

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Wildfires 2020

Wildfire 2020 Resident Resources Happy Valley Level 1 evacuation alert has been lifted Keep following the City’s Facebook page as well as Facebook pages for Clackamas County, Oregon, Clackamas Fire, and Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office. Be sure to check out www.wildfire.oregon.gov. It offers additional links to road closures, county alerts,…

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City Summer Update

June 3, 2021

…information as it is made available and remains hopeful safety mandates will be reevaluated soon. In the meantime, the public is encouraged to stay tuned for event updates and announcements by following the City of Happy Valley Facebook page or visiting www.happyvalleyor.gov. Happy Valley Park – Concerts in the Valley…

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Pleasant Valley North Carver Comprehensive Plan

…Committee (CAC) and the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) to help develop the plan and assist with community outreach. Seven CAC meetings have occurred since October 2018, with three more planned. Read more about the CAC at www.happyvalleyor.gov/pv-nc-cac/. For information on the planning work done to date, please see the Helpful…

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State and Regional Planning

…boundary. Based on regulations set forth in state law, the UGB may only be expanded if the existing land inside the boundary cannot support employment and housing needs for the next 20 years. Even then, the expansion areas must be targeted towards land less suitable for farm and forest uses….

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions Enter a Plea of No Contest You may enter a plea of No Contest in person or by mail. If the court accepts your plea, it may not impose a fine that is more than the amount of the presumptive fine. However, the court may elect not…

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Posting Bail & Delinquent Fines

…then make findings and impose a fine, and possibly refund a portion of the bail amount. It is always helpful to include a phone number in the event Court staff has any questions regarding your written intent. If an individual receives a citation for a violation and does not appear…

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Interview with Sculptor Terry Cook

Interview with Sculptor Terry Cook Interview with Sculptor Terry Cook On July 16, 2019 the Happy Valley Rotating Sculpture Garden Program unveiled six new sculptures outside of City Hall. Joined by City Council and art enthusiasts, residents toured the installations and met program artists, who were present to share their…

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions The Code Enforcement Department is responsible for neighborhood preservation, code compliance, erosion control and nuisance abatement while providing sensitive, courteous, and outstanding public service. We are committed to proudly serving our community in a safe, professional, and effective manner. Code Enforcement investigates and, if needed, enforces the…

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Inclement Weather Services

…roads Serves as main connectors in the community, linking one subdivision to another Does not provide direct access to private property Priority 3 – Local Roads / Residential Low to medium traffic volume Within a subdivision Provides direct access to residences or private property Procedures for Inclement Weather Plowing is…

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HV Sculpture Garden

…the Garden to exhibit many pieces over time. Prior Sculpture Garden Works 2017 – 20192013 – 2017 The City thanks the sculptors for their contribution to the Sculpture Garden. Sculptures will be on exhibit at City Hall from July 2019 through June 2021. Meet the Sculptors Terry Cook Ben Dye…

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Sculpture Rick True

…use and disclaimer statement, reference herein to any specific commercial products, processes, or services by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the City. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those…

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Sculpture Lin McJunkin

…any specific commercial products, processes, or services by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the City. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the City and shall not be…

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Appropriate Use and Disclaimer

…Reference herein to any specific commercial products, processes, or services by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the City. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the City and…

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Interview with Sculptor Lin McJunkin

Interview with Sculptor Lin McJunkin Interview with Sculptor Lin McJunkin On July 16, 2019 the Happy Valley Rotating Sculpture Garden Program unveiled six new sculptures outside of City Hall. Joined by City Council and art enthusiasts, residents toured the installations and met program artists, who were present to share their…

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Sculpture Jenny Ellsworth

…products, processes, or services by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the City. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the City and shall not be used for advertising…

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Interview with Sculptor Jenny Ellsworth

Interview with Sculptor Jenny Ellsworth Interview with Sculptor Jenny Ellsworth On July 16, 2019 the Happy Valley Rotating Sculpture Garden Program unveiled six new sculptures outside of City Hall. Joined by City Council and art enthusiasts, residents toured the installations and met program artists, who were present to share their…

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Accessibility

…No information is exclusively conveyed using color. This doesn’t mean that colors are not used to organize information; instead it means there are also other, non-color dependent ways of doing this. All images and hyperlinks, where appropriate, have an alternative text attribute. This means when an image or hyperlink is…

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Sculpture Terry Cook

…products, processes, or services by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the City. The views and opinions of authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the City and shall not be used for advertising…

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Favorite Books of 2019

…deal with highs and lows on and off the court. New Kid by Jerry Craft Jordan, who wants to draw, finds himself at a new school, and feels like his doesn’t fit in anywhere. The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart After a life on the road, Coyote…

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Interview with Sculptor Rick True

Interview with Sculptor Rick True Interview with Sculptor Rick True On July 16, 2019 the Happy Valley Rotating Sculpture Garden Program unveiled six new sculptures outside of City Hall. Joined by City Council and art enthusiasts, residents toured the installations and met program artists, who were present to share their…

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Community Partnership Program Tourism Grants

…& Signage Driving or Walking Tours Agritourism or Heritage Loops Festivals and Events Organized Rides/Runs Online applications will be accepted until Thursday, February 28, 2019. Once received, a committee made up of community liaisons will make the gifting determinations based on the selection criteria set by the CCTCA. Notice of…

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COVID-19 Virtual Tours

Virtual Tours Virtual Tours Road Trip From Home Car trip through the USA Explore Dubai’s Food and Culture List of some virtual museum tours List of some virtual national park tours Oregon Zoo OMSI Portland Art Museum Online Collection Natural History Museum (New Dinosaur Exhibit) Walking Tour in 4K —…

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Adult Programs

…the month, which is when we discuss our book. This week we are reading “Playing Kerri Strug” by Kiley Reid. Come share your thoughts! You can find links to all our past short stories on this page. Read the June issue of BookPage online for free here! Back to top…

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Violations Bureau

…the type of violation incurred. In the case of violations that may be dismissed through compliance, a court fee will be charged. Court staff cannot accept your No Contest plea over the phone. You may, however, elect to choose our Online Bill Pay option, which will allow you to enter…

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City Liens

City Liens In accordance with ORS 93.643 the City is required to record certain liens in the County Clerk’s office or provide access by an online electronic medium. The City of Happy Valley contracts with the Net Asset Corporation to provide internet access to a system called Conduits. This is…

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Call to Artists

…1! Chosen sculptures will be displayed around the exterior of City Hall between July 2021-June 2023. To be considered, applications must be received by March 31 at 5:00 pm. For eligibility rules and to complete the online application, check out the information below. 2021-2023 Draft Sculpture Call 3 Pad Specifications…

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PV/NC CAC

…the City Council prior to the commencement of work on the PV/NC Comp Plan. On May 23, 2018, informational letters were sent to citizens with property located within the PV/NC Comp Plan area inviting them to apply for the PV/NC CAC. PV/NC CAC applications were received through Friday, June 22,…

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Business Licenses

…be mailed to all licensees approximately one month prior to expiration. Business licenses not renewed by July 20 will be considered delinquent and may be subject to additional fees. License Fees Class,Fee,Description|A,%24100.00,Commercial%20Business%20(Retail%2FWholesale)|B,%24100.00,Day%20Care%20Facility|C,%24100.00,Rental%20Property%20(Multi-Family)|D,%2450.00,Home%20Based%20Business%20(within%20Happy%20Valley%20jurisdiction%20ONLY)%20See%20Home%20Based%20Business%20Questionnaire%20below|E1,%24100.00,Building%20Trades%2FLandscape%20Contractor%20(Receipts%20in%20Happy%20Valley%20OVER%20%24250%2C000%20annually)|*E2,%2450.00,Building%20Trades%2FLandscape%20Contractor%20(Receipts%20in%20Happy%20Valley%20UNDER%20%24250%2C000%20annually)%20*Class%20E2%20%2450%20fee%20waived%20with%20a%20copy%20of%20a%20metro%20license%20attached%20to%20the%20application|F,%2450.00,Temporary%20%20Peddler%2FSolicitor%20(10%20day%20special%20license) ** NOTE: For NEW applications received after January 1st but before May 31st only half the license fee…

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PN/NC Comp Plan TAC & CAC Meeting Schedule

PN/NC Comp Plan TAC & CAC Meeting Schedule Committee Meetings Mtg.%20%23,Meeting%20Date,Meeting%20Date|1,October%2011%2C%202018,Project%20Overview%2C%20Draft%20Committee%20Charters%2C%20Vision%20and%20Planning%20Principles|2,November%2015%2C%202018,Existing%20Conditions%20(Part%201)%2C%20Finalize%20Vision%20and%20Planning%20Principles|3,December%2013%2C%202018,Existing%20Conditions%20and%20Needs%20Assessments%20(Part%202)%2C%20Plan%20Concepts%20(Part%201)|4,January%2024%2C%202019,Plan%20Concepts%20(Part%202)%20and%20Policy%20Ideas|5%20(new),March%207%2C%202019,Plan%20Concepts%20(Part%203)%20and%20Policy%20Ideas%2C%20Meeting%20Plan%20for%20Community%20Workshops|,April%2018%2C%202019,Community%20Workshop%3A%20Pleasant%20Valley|,April%2025%2C%202019,Community%20Workshop%3A%20North%20Carver|6,June%2020%2C%202019,Review%20Feedback%20on%20Preliminary%20Plan%20Concepts%20and%20Policy%20Ideas%20from%20Community%20Workshops%20and%20Online%20Outreach%2C%20Provide%20Direction%20for%20Refined%20Plan%20Concepts%20and%20Policy%20Ideas|7,September%2019%2C%202019,Refine%20Plan%20Maps%2C%20Reports%20from%20School%20Districts%2C%20Damascus%20Boulevard%20Background%20Information|8,October%2017%2C%202019,Review%20Results%20of%20Parks%20Analysis%20and%20Transportation%20Modeling|9,December%205%2C%202019,Draft%20land%20Use%20Map%2C%20Summary%20of%20%20TSP%20Amendments%2C%20Utility%20Master%20Plan%20Updates%2C%20and%20Comprehensive%20Plan%20Policies|10,January%2023%2C%202020,Infrastructure%20Planning%20Plan%2C%20Plan%20Updates%2C%20Plan%20Documentation|11,%3Cstrong%3EFebruary%2C%2027%2C%202020%3C%2Fstrong%3E,PV%2FNC%20Summary%20Report%2C%20Draft%20Supporting%20Documents Schedule for next steps Location – Happy Valley City Hall (Dates tentative and subject to change) Mtg.%20%23,Meeting%20Date,Meeting%20Date|1,[b]March%2017%2C%202020%20(6-7%20PM),City%20Council%20work%20session|2,[b]April%202%2C%202020%20(6-8%20PM),Canceled%20%20Open%20House%20for%20Pleasant%20Valley|3,[b]April%208%2C%202020%20(6-8%20PM),Canceled%20%20Open%20House%20for%20North%20Carver|4,[b]May%2012%2C%202020%20(7-8%20PM),Planning%20Commission%20work%20session%20(May%2026%20is%20a%20back%20up%20date)|5,[b]June%209%2C%202020%20(7-8%20PM),Planning%20Commission%20Hearing%201|6,[b]July%2014%2C%202020%20(7-8%20PM),Planning%20Commission%20Hearing%202%20(if%20needed)|7,[b]August%204%2C%202020%20(7-8%20PM),City%20Council%20Hearing%201|8,[b]August%2018%2C%202020%20(7-8%20PM),City%20Council%20Hearing%202%20(if%20needed) TAC Committee 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Chief Obie Lodge Room, HV City Hall (2nd floor) CAC Committee 6:00 p.m. –…

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Favorite Books of 2020

…by a volcanic eruption before witnessing the flight of starving humanoid beings. Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline A 1980s cultural assessment of the fantastical future of online behavior continues the story that began in the internationally best-selling futuristic novel, Ready Player One, which inspired a blockbuster Steven Spielberg film….

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Passport Applications

Passport Applications Passport Service is open by appointment only Effective, Monday, March 1st, 2021, the City of Happy Valley’s Passport Acceptance Facility is open by appointment ONLY. Please call, 503-783-3800, with any passport questions or to make an appointment. Appointment hours are: Monday – Friday 9:00am – 3:00pm Up to…

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