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COVID-19 Survey Results

…family and friends,” followed by “Stayed in my home except to take part in essential activities,” at 81%. Coming in third, 77% reported “Supporting small businesses.” What we’re doing: We’re cheering on our amazing community! Based on some of the comments in the open ended questions, it is clear the

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PV/NC Community Involvement

PV/NC Community Involvement Community Advisory Committee The City has formed a Community Advisory Committee, or “CAC”, to help develop the PV/NC Comprehensive Plan and assist with community outreach. This 13-member group is comprised of individuals with broad and diverse interests who would like to help guide the Comprehensive Plan process….

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Pleasant Valley North Carver Comprehensive Plan

…vision for the Comprehensive Plan. Helpful Links Agendas & Packets (CAC) Boundary Map Carver Area Opportunities & Constraints Diagram Community Involvement Meeting Schedule PV/NC Comprehensive Plan Fact Sheet Timeline Committees Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Community Advisory Committee (CAC) Contact Michael D. Walter, AICP Economic & Community Development Director (503) 783-3839…

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

Community Provides Vision for the Pleasant Valley/North Carver Comprehensive Plan In general, a comprehensive plan sets guidelines for the future growth of a community by receiving substantial local input and assessing the feasibility of ideas. The Pleasant Valley/North Carver (PV/NC) Comprehensive Plan is the latest example of just such a…

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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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Pleasant Valley – North Carver Comprehensive Plan FAQs

…densities and employment lands will be examined. In addition, future commercial and institutional zoning districts will be explored. The PV/NC Comprehensive Plan will be an integrated land use and transportation plan. That means it will include much more than just future zoning designations. In addition to identifying the future zoning…

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Finance

…posted on the city website: www.happyvalleyor.gov. This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee. NOTICE OF BUDGET COMMITTEE MEETING A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the

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Notice of Budget Committee Meeting

April 23, 2021

…on the city website: www.happyvalleyor.gov. This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place. Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee. NOTICE OF BUDGET COMMITTEE MEETING A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the Happy…

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About the PV/NC Comp Plan

Comprehensive Plan? The Pleasant Valley-North Carver area is within the urban growth boundary. As such, urban comprehensive 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…

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PV/NC CAC

…2018 at 5:00 p.m. Community Advisory Committee Members There are many opportunities to participate in the PV/NC Comp Plan process. Participate in one of the upcoming community events (listed under Events), or in an online workshop (starting April 18). PV/NC Comp Plan Process For additional information about the PV/NC Comp…

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Community Garden

…some physical exercise. Regardless of why you choose to take part in a community garden, it comes with rewards and responsibilities. The City of Happy Valley, through its Parks Advisory Committee, has established processes, procedures and a usage agreement for use of its community garden to ensure that all participants,…

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Community Events Sponsorship

Community Events Sponsorship Local Businesses Put the Community in Community Events Happy Valley provides many opportunities to enjoy family-style entertainment and year-round events for residents and visitors, all made possible with the help of our Business Sponsors. Our generous partners not only help fund the signature events that are as…

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Community Partnership Program Tourism Grants

community from more than 50 miles away to recreate, shop, dine or take in the arts, cultural or historic offerings, and/or entice visitors to linger longer in a community within Clackamas County Acceptable project examples: Geocaching Challenges Maps, Brochures, and Flyers Responsive Websites On-line Marketing Co-op Advertising Buys Interpretive Panels…

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Community Events

…an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. It is a great opportunity to HAVE FUN and get to know each other. Each community has its own way of celebrating NNO. In Happy Valley, neighborhoods plan their own…

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HV Community Events

the Friends of the Happy Valley Library. National Night Out – TBD National Night Out, held each year the first Tuesday in August, is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. It is a great opportunity to…

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COVID-19 Online Exercise Classes

can be a real dream come true. Forge Hot Yoga offering free streaming classes online (local business) Fitness Blender has lots of different free online workouts Snap Fitness (local Business) Summit Group Fitness (local business) Orange Theory is offering a free online class every day (local business) Trailblazers are hosting…

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Public Art Committee

…include a higher education degree in art, art educators, or art as a professional vocation. Committee appointments carry a term length of up to two years, and all members are eligible for reappointment. Get involved, stay involved. Citizen Advisory Board Appointment Application Helpful Links Agendas, Minutes & Packets City Charter…

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Budget Committee

…members on the budget committee are three years. The City Recorder is the official record keeper for the committee and the Finance Director is the staff liaison. Helpful Links Agendas, Minutes & Packets City Charter Council Rules Happy Valley Organizational Chart Budget Committee Grant Roper Citizen Volunteer 12/31/2023 Ana Sarish…

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Non-Residential & Commercial Submittal Guidelines

…include the following: Plans in a PDF format which meet the criteria on the Engineering Division Plan Submittal Checklist. PDF copy of complete Engineering Division Plan Submittal Checklist Erosion Control Application Completed and signed by developer Site Development Application Completed and signed by developer Right of Way Permit Application Completed…

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Economic & Community Development

their representatives, service providers, County/Metro/State/Federal personnel and many others) is of paramount concern. Professionalism: Our staff is the source of our strength. Its competence, knowledge, and experience reflect on the City’s reputation and vitality. Integrity: The Economic & Community Development Department must conduct itself in a manner that is socially…

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COVID-19 Open for Business

…but lobby is open Edward Jones Open. Not seeing clients, using teleconference, web and phone Electric Lettuce Online ordering service available for curbside pickup Face It Aesthetics Online Booking Available Happy Valley Cleaners Open Normal Iris Salon & Spa Open Postal Annex Open limited hours Rivermark Community Credit Union Open…

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Parks Advisory Committee

Parks Advisory Committee The parks advisory committee is a voluntary group of individuals who meet on a regular basis to support the effective functioning of the parks throughout Happy Valley. The committee provides recommendations on parks issues to the City Council. Committee members are appointed by the City Council and…

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Planning Commission

Planning Commission The Planning Commission is responsible for decision-making for land use applications and makes recommendations to City Council regarding planning policy. Planning Commission is guided by the Land Development Code and Comprehensive Plan for guidance in decision making. The Planning Commission consists of 7-9 members which serve 2 year…

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Comprehensive Plan

…out in a manner compatible with the established character of the City. Maps Incorporated by Reference Land Use Zoning Map Rock Creek Comprehensive Plan Map Aldridge Road Sub-Area Comprehensive Plan East Happy Valley Comprehensive Plan Map Happy Valley Town Center Map Documents Incorporated by Reference Transportation System Plan Parks Master…

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Support for Businesses

…invited to join our business community. The Happy Valley Business Alliance and the North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce provide businesses with support, knowledge, networking opportunities, and opportunities to be involved in community events. Contact our Economic and Community Development Department to learn more about opportunities for businesses in Happy Valley….

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PV/NC TAC

…March 7, 2019 PowerPoint Slides January 24, 2019 December 13, 2018 November 15, 2018 November 15, 2018 PowerPoint Slides October 11, 2018 October 11, 2018 PowerPoint Slides (Updated) Meeting Schedule Chief Obie Lodge Room (HV City Hall, 2nd floor) 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm TAC Meeting Schedule Committee Members Area,Member(s),Contact(s)|%3Cstrong%3EClack.%20River%20Basin%20Council%3C%2Fstrong%3E,Nick%20Loos%2C%20Board%20Member%3Cbr%3ECheryl%20McGinnis%2C%20Execuitve%20Director,%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Anick.loos%40pgn.com%22%3Enick.loos%40pgn.com%3C%2Fa%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3A%09cheryl%40clackamasriver.org%22%3E%09cheryl%40clackamasriver.org%3C%2Fa%3E|%3Cstrong%3ENCSD%2312%09%3C%2Fstrong%3E,David%20Yoshihara%2C%20Assistant%20Superintendent%20of%20Finance%20%26%20Operations,%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3A%09yoshiharad%40nclack.k12.or.us%22%3E%09yoshiharad%40nclack.k12.or.us%3C%2Fa%3E|%3Cstrong%3EGresham-Barlow%20School%20District%3C%2Fstrong%3E,,|%3Cstrong%3ECentennial%20School%20District%09%3C%2Fstrong%3E,,|%3Cstrong%3ESunrise%20Water%20Authority%3C%2Fstrong%3E,Kevin%20Bailey%2C%20SWA%20Commissioner%3Cbr%3E%0AElizabeth%20Edgar%2C%20Engineer%20(Capital%20Projects),%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Apdxballerz%40gmail.com%22%3Epdxballerz%40gmail.com%3C%2Fa%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3A%09eedgar%40sunrisewater.com%22%3E%09eedgar%40sunrisewater.com%3C%2Fa%3E|%3Cstrong%3EClack.%20Co.%20WES%3C%2Fstrong%3E,Don%20Kemp%2C%20Development%20Review%20Supervisor%3Cbr%3E%0AErik%20Carr%2C%20Development%20Review%20Specialist,%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Adonkemp%40co.clackamas.or.us%22%3Edonkemp%40co.clackamas.or.us%3C%2Fa%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3A%09ecarr%40co.clackamas.or.us%22%3E%09ecarr%40co.clackamas.or.us%3C%2Fa%3E|%3Cstrong%3EClack.%20Co.%20DTD%3C%2Fstrong%3E,Stephan%20Williams%2C%20Principal%20Transportation%20Planner,%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Adonkemp%40swilliams%40co.clackamas.or.us%22%3Eswilliams%40co.clackamas.or.us%3C%2Fa%3E|%3Cstrong%3EClack.%20Co.%20Planning%3C%2Fstrong%3E,Jennifer%20Hughes%2C%20Long-Range%20Planning%20Manager%3Cbr%3E%09Martha%20Fritzie%2C%20Senior%20Planner,%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Ajenniferh%40co.clackamas.or.us%22%3Ejenniferh%40co.clackamas.or.us%3C%2Fa%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Amfritzie%40co.clackamas.or.us%22%3Emfritzie%40co.clackamas.or.us%3C%2Fa%3E|%3Cstrong%3EMetro%3C%2Fstrong%3E,Tim%20O%E2%80%99Brien%2C%20Principal%20Regional%20Planner,%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Atim.o’brien%40oregonmetro.gov%22%3Etim.o’brien%40oregonmetro.gov%3C%2Fa%3E|%3Cstrong%3EDLCD%3C%2Fstrong%3E,Jennifer%20Donnelly%2C%20Metro%20Regional%20Representative,%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Ajennifer.donnelly%40state.or.us%22%3Ejennifer.donnelly%40state.or.us%3C%2Fa%3E|%3Cstrong%3EAGP%20Team%3C%2Fstrong%3E,Joe%20Dills%2C%20Senior%20Project%20Manager%3Cbr%3EJamin%20Kimmel%2C%20Planner,%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Ajdills%40angeloplanning.com%22%3Ejdills%40angeloplanning.com%3C%2Fa%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Ajkimmell%40angeloplanning.com%22%3Ejkimmell%40angeloplanning.com%3C%2Fa%3E|%3Cstrong%3ECity%20Planning%20Division%20Team%3C%2Fstrong%3E,Michael%20D.%20Walter%2C%20Economic%20%26%20Community%20Development%20Director%3Cbr%3EMichael%20Cynkar%2C%20Senior%20Planner%3Cbr%3EChris%20Alfino%2C%20Senior%20Planner,%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Amichaelw%40happyvalleyor.gov%22%3Emichaelw%40happyvalleyor.gov%3C%2Fa%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Amichaelc%40happyvalleyor.gov%22%3Emichaelc%40happyvalleyor.gov%3C%2Fa%3E%3Cbr%3E%3Ca%20href%3D%22mailto%3Achrisa%40happyvalleyor.gov%22%3Echrisa%40happyvalleyor.gov%3C%2Fa%3E…

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Appropriate Use and Disclaimer

…Website, the City cannot control the information you access. Each individual site has its own set of policies about what information is appropriate for public access. All City Websites are clearly identified as belonging to the City of Happy Valley. Further, the City is not responsible for any information or…

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Traffic & Public Safety Committee

Traffic & Public Safety Committee The committee acts as an advisory committee to the city council in the creation, development and implementation of official traffic safety activities. Members serve 2-year terms. Citizen Advisory Board Appointment Application Traffic Safety or Control Device Request SE Mt. Gate Rd. Northbound Traffic (01.09.19 –…

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Serving the Community

community partners. Education is one of their best tools as they reach out to the eager student or a mature citizen. Participating in classroom education, the Safety Fair, National Night Out, and other community events, the HVPD are the friendly, reliable faces who support this community. Happy Valley Police Department…

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Filing a Concern or Complaint

Filing a Concern or Complaint The Code Enforcement team is proud to be an important factor in the community’s safety and livability. Our Code Officers are committed to performing this necessary public service in a courteous and considerate manner. Reporting a Code Complaint If you have a concern or complaint…

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Community Room

…a projection screen. There is Wi-Fi available in the room. Groups using the room must supply their own electronic equipment such as computers, projectors, etc. Note that the room is only available to reserve during the library’s open hours: Sunday, Monday: 10am – 6pm Tues, Wed, Thurs: 10am – 8pm…

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Development 101 Series

…landscaping along with a particular development? Are new buildings safe, handicap accessible, and built to last? How can I be involved in the process? Before we dive into the development process and answer these important questions, it is important (and interesting) to know a little history about the community we…

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Local Land Use Planning

…have a right to develop their land inside the UGB, the Happy Valley zoning map details allowed uses in various areas throughout the city. It seeks to ensure neighborhoods remain residential, multi-family units are near services such as transit, commercial and industrial areas are along major roads, and adequate land…

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Happy Valley / NCPRD Lawsuit FAQ

…NCPRD. Those projects include a community park, community center, all-weather turf fields, and completion of the Mt. Scott Trail. The City recognizes that parks are shared by everyone in the community, including those outside Happy Valley. Any future investments in new parks will remain open to everyone. Were my tax…

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Community Providers

Community Providers Forming Unique Partnerships The City of Happy Valley is a vibrant community on the edge of the Portland Metro area. We have had the distinction for the past several years of being one of the fastest-growing cities in the state of Oregon. To keep up with that growth…

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COVID-19 Support Your Local Businesses

…shirt in support of Happy Valley businesses, please visit www.hyva.co/happy-valley. Happy Valley merchants can sign up to participate in the Good Shirt program at www.hyva.co/happy-valley/signup. To bring the Good Shirt program to your community, contact Joe Barhoum at joeb@hyva.co. Please remember: Practice social distancing Buy responsibly Wash your hands often…

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Boards & Commissions

…Councilor will select candidates to interview. Based on the interviews, the Mayor will make a recommendation to the City Council for appointment. If you need additional information, contact us at (503) 783-3800. An important component of the City of Happy Valley is its volunteers who serve in a variety of…

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COVID-19 Infographic 2

…fellow residents. You can also stay on top of upcoming community meetings happening virtually and participate in the comfort and safety of your own home. Read More⟶ RECREATION The City has compiled a list of safe and engaging activities geared toward helping residents stay active during this time. Options include…

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COVID-19 Update Summer Events

…direction from the Governor. Further, the health and well-being of our City, community, and staff is our number one concern.” Campbell continued, “I am so sorry that this difficult decision had to be made, but I am certain that it is the right one.” The City of Happy Valley is…

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Utility/Service Companies

Comcast Frontier NW Natural Gas AT & T Comcast Clackamas County Service District #1 (CCSD#1) Clackamas River Water District Sunrise Water Authority Note for Utility Companies: To be listed, companies must have a valid franchise agreement or right-of-way license to own equipment and provide services to customers in the City….

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Community Services

Community Services Our community is a large reason people choose to live in Happy Valley. At the City, we dedicate a lot of time and energy to making sure Happy Valley is a great place to live, raise a family and spend time. We do this by keeping our neighborhoods…

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force

…and inclusion (DEI) and expand these efforts in our city. In 2019, the City Council adopted a proclamation supporting local DEI efforts, as well as encouraging the community discussions that had been started by the United Community Alliance (UCA). Then, in March of this year, the City Council established a…

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Library News

…order IRS forms and publications by phone, call 1-800-829-3676. File your federal tax return online for free: www.irs.gov/uac/Free-File:-Do-Your-Federal-Taxes-for-Free   Get Oregon tax forms and instructions here: www.oregon.gov/DOR/forms/Pages/default.aspx To order Oregon tax forms and publications by phone, call 1-800-356-4222. File your Oregon tax return online for free: www.oregon.gov/DOR/programs/individuals/Pages/free-fillable.aspx Book Bundles For…

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Youth Council

Happy Valley Youth Council Youth Council Overview Youth Council Application The Happy Valley Youth Council is an advisory board serving as teen advocates in their community. Youth Councilors collaborate on ideas and information and look to the City Council for mentorship and assistance. The Youth Council encourages community members to…

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Non-Residential & Commercial Submittal Guidelines

…include the following: Plans in a PDF format which meet the criteria on the Engineering Division Plan Submittal Checklist PDF copy of complete Engineering Division Plan Submittal Checklist Erosion Control Application (completed and signed by developer) Site Development Application (completed and signed by developer) Right-of-way Permit (completed and signed by…

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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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PV/NC Comprehensive Plan, please SAVE THE DATE!

February 3, 2020

For those interested in the Pleasant Valley/North Carver Comprehensive Plan, please SAVE THE DATE! The next Community Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 27th. This will be the final CAC meeting as the technical part of the Comprehensive Plan is starting to wrap up. This is a…

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A Special NEW YEAR Message from the Mayor

…I am also very committed to working with residents. I believe residents provide a wealth of ideas and perspectives. Working in collaboration with the community is a major priority for me and the Council as this year moves forward. Happy Valley is a wonderful community because of the contributions of…

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New Year Message from the Mayor 2020

…will lead to investments in infrastructure, improve livability, and create the groundwork for future happenings. In the past year, the City successfully launched or completed a myriad of projects that are worthy of highlighting. These activities include: Established funding for future investments in transportation infrastructure, parks, housing opportunities, and a…

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Passport Service

Passport Service 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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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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Teacher Toolbox

online catalog of children’s titles in that language. Research Guide Request Finding good information online is not easy! Are you studying a particular subject with your students and would like us to help find good information sources for you? We’ve been creating subject guides on our blog that highlight reliable…

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MASCOT TRYOUT INFORMATION

…are interested in helping the Community Services team create fun experiences for those who attend community events. This is a volunteer position. Mascots will be provided a food voucher for use during applicable events. What will I do at Tryouts? 1. Interested individuals should arrive at tryouts on time. Please…

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Printing at the Library

…Email from any device directly to the library’s print system at: lincc-hvl-bw-ss@printspots.com (black and white, single-sided) lincc-hvl-bw-ds@printspots.com (black and white, double-sided) lincc-hvl-color-ss@printspots.com (color, single-sided) lincc-hvl-color-ds@printspots.com (color, double-sided) Download the PrinterOn app to your device and find the printer at Happy Valley Library. For a limited time, printing costs are waived….

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Publications & Tools

Publications & Tools 172nd-190th CMP Update City Trails Development Handbook Clackamas Connections Comprehensive Plan Policies Density Calculator Design Standards Manual – Appendix B Development Code Development Tracking – Commercial Development Tracking – Residential East Happy Valley Comprehensive Plan (EHVCP) EHVCP Report To PC EHVCP Map Comprehensive Plan Final Text Amendments…

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PV/NC Appointed CAC

The CAC will be comprised of a maximum of 13 individuals with broad and diverse interests. This committee was recruited and appointed by the City Council prior to the commencement of work on the PV/NC Comp Plan. Committee Meetings Committee%20Members,|Shelly%20Parini,Purple%20Finch%20Loop%20(Existing%20HV%20City%20Limits%20Resident)|Kenneth%20Rash,Foster%20Rd%20-%20Damascus|Steven%20Kent,Winston%20Rd%20-%20Damascus|Jim%20Hart,Vogel%20Way%20-%20Damascus|TJ%20Johnson,Virginia%20Ave%2FHemrich%20(Abundant%20Life%20Church%20Representative)|Barry%20Fox-Quamme,Cheldelin%20Rd%20-%20Damascus|Alan%20Shaw,Foster%20Rd%20-%20Damascus|Donald%20Hanna%20Jr,Foster%20Rd%20-%20Damascus|George%20Samaan,Denise%20Ct%20-%20Damascus%20(Diana%20Helm%20Representative)|Amanda%20Seybert,Hwy%20224%20-%20Damascus|Jim%20Syring,Foster%20Rd%20-%20Damascus|Lowell%20Patton,Hwy%20222%20-%20Damascus%2FCarver|Bruce%20Kayser%2FKayser-Cozzetto%20Family%20Trust,97th%20Ave%20-%20Clackamas%2FHappy%20Valley%20(Terry%20Wilson%20Representative) Meeting Agendas & Packets Meeting & Workshop Schedule (CAC Meetings…

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Home

Enjoy living in your community. Happy Valley is a forward-thinking city with regular planning sessions, meetings, and community events. Event Calendar [featured_events] Stay up to date. More Recent News [latest_posts] Happy Valley is a planned growth community. PV/NC Comprehensive Plan Clackamas to Columbia Corridor (C2C) Community Development COVID-19 Operations Strategy…

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Current Planning Counter Walk-In Coverage and Hours

March 10, 2021

Passport Applications

…Date Passport Operations and Processing Times Complete your passport application form(s) online at travel.state.gov, where easy, step-by-step instructions allow you to complete your forms. You may also print the form(s) you need and complete them by hand if you prefer. Please remember that forms must be printed in a single-sided…

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Online Resources

COVID-19 Message from Mayor Ellis 4.01.20

Message From Mayor Ellis 4.01.20 4.01.20 Hello, Happy Valley. I’m Tom Ellis, your Mayor. I wanted to check in and give you some local updates related to COVID-19. I hope you and your family are safe and healthy as we continue to adjust to this new reality. Happy Valley is…

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Land Use Hearings

…Planning Commission The Planning Commission is responsible for decision-making for land use applications and makes recommendations to City Council regarding planning policy. Planning Commission is guided by the Land Development Code and Comprehensive Plan for guidance in decision making. Full Planning Commission description and meeting information Design Review Board Design…

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Planning Division

…officials, appointed boards and commissions, city departments and citizens to assist in understanding and addressing key community issues and priorities. To continue to focus on a long term commitment to economic vitality, environmental integrity, and development design quality through the highest quality master plans, plan implementation and development review. To…

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COVID-19 Condensed

…open and ready to serve our community, I encourage you to use this valuable tool. Please join me in helping our local business community thrive. The City of Happy Valley is committed to being there for our local businesses and I know you are to. As we approach the holiday…

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Settlement Agreement

…program and allow our local jurisdictions to move forward on other community priorities,” said Rep Bynum. “I look forward to championing the legislation necessary to finalize this settlement agreement.” “I am happy to have played a role in settling this issue in a way that protects the services and programs…

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COVID-19 Community Development Operations Strategy

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City’s Superblock Project Phase 1 Completed!

February 13, 2020

City Council commemorates groundbreaking of Superblock project phase II

December 18, 2020

…phase II efforts. The project continues work that will widen traffic lanes and create new curbs and sidewalks. When completed, the Superblock will allow for safer transportation for both motorists and those traversing the area by foot or other mobility devices. For more information, check out the Superblock informational page….

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Pleasant Valley/North Carver Comprehensive Plan Open House April 2 & 8

City Recorder

…such as title companies, escrow agents, financial institutions, and real estate professionals utilize in performing searches as part of real estate transactions. The current lien search fee is $25.00 for each property search performed. If you need one time, or infrequent searches, it is recommended that you contact a title…

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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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COVID-19 Message from Mayor Ellis 3/16

…inquire if your assistance is needed is suggested whenever possible. I’ve seen several threads on Facebook and Nextdoor already where members of our community are offering to pick up groceries and other supplies for residents who may not be able to do this themselves. Thank you to those who are…

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Annexation Program

…This type of explosive growth has necessitated a “can-do” attitude that is oftentimes lacking in government services. Community Involvement Perhaps the greatest benefit of annexation is being a part of the Happy Valley community, which places a high value on quality of life and community spirit. Benefits to You Increased…

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COVID-19 Message from Mayor Ellis 3/20

COVID-19 Message from Mayor Ellis COVID-19 Information 3.20.20 As your Mayor, my thoughts are with everyone in this community. These are unprecedented times and the information seems like it is changing by the hour. While I wish I had all the answers, I know staying calm and following the recommendations…

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COVID-19 Message from Mayor Ellis 11/19 – Support Local Businesses During Freeze

…city website has continued to maintain a comprehensive list of local businesses that are open and ready to serve our community, I encourage you to use this valuable tool. Please join me in helping our local business community thrive. The City of Happy Valley is committed to being there for…

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City Council

City Council Happy Valley’s safe, livable community is the outcome of decades of thoughtful planning and steadfast leadership. We work hard to create a livable and vibrant community. The City of Happy Valley is governed by the Happy Valley City Council, which is comprised of three City councilors, one Council…

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Message from Mayor Ellis – Coronavirus Update March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020

…inquire if your assistance is needed is suggested whenever possible. I’ve seen several threads on Facebook and Nextdoor already where members of our community are offering to pick up groceries and other supplies for residents who may not be able to do this themselves. Thank you to those who are…

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COVID-19 HV Police Prescription Delivery

…60 years of age, and who have a serious, pre-existing medical condition, utilize the service. Our officers will be in uniform with identification and will utilize personal protective equipment and maintain social distancing for all deliveries. We are all in this together and Happy Valley Police is here to help….

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Winter Weather Safety

Winter Weather Safety Stay warm, stay calm, and most importantly, stay safe The Pacific Northwest is no stranger to ice and snow. In Happy Valley specifically, we usually get at least a taste of the cold and icy weather, but storms run the gamut when it comes to their tenacity…

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities Get involved, stay involved. Happy Valley is always looking for volunteers who are interested in their neighbors and their community. Dedicated citizens meet on a regular basis to address current issues and look for ways to make the City an even better place to live and work. To…

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City Limits Explained

City Limits Explained Did you know that the city listed in your address does not necessarily mean that you live inside that city? For any resident, it is important to know if you are in fact located within the city limits or in an unincorporated area of the county. Confusing…

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Payment Options

the vehicle cited. If you are unable to make your payment online, please contact the court at 503-783-3800 for additional information. Please be advised that billing reminders or statements are not a Court service, and failure to pay will result in the suspension of your driving privileges and collection action….

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Cyber Safety Internet Resources

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COVID-19 City Closures & Cancellations

Closures & Cancellations 03.01.21 HAPPY VALLEY CLOSURES City Hall open by appointment only Check out the Library website for all library updates. PASSPORT SERVICE by appointment only  …

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COVID-19 EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

…COVID-19 INFORMATION RESOURCES Residents (Includes County & State Links) Business Owners (Includes County & State Links) Support Local Businesses Activities & Recreation City Messages Closures & Cancellations Happy Valley Library Happy Valley Park Happy Valley Police FAQ Clackamas County 05.21.20 Message from Clackamas County Commissioners – Reopening Plan Oregon Health…

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Reopening in 2021

…will not offer Wi-Fi, study tables, or programming in the library. You can reserve an internet computer for up to 45 minutes. Call 503-783-3455 for more details.   No Contact Holds Pick Up Sunday 10 am-6 pm Monday, Friday, and Saturday 2-6 pm Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday 10 am-2 pm…

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A Message from the Mayor

A Message from the Mayor Mayor’s Message – Road Projects When I drive through town, I occasionally find myself going through a construction zone. While it can be an inconvenience, especially if you are running late to an appointment, I wanted to highlight these are all to make positive improvements…

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Favorite Books of 2019

the Come Up by Angie Thomas The odds are stacked against Bri, and freedom of speech isn’t always free. The Beast Player by Nahoko Uehashi An epic fantasy about a girl with the special power to communicate with magical beasts. Frankly In Love by David Yoon Frank’s family wants him…

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Prescription Drop Box

…threat to our water supplies. The City’s Youth Council also holds bi-annual Rx Turn-In events in conjunction with the nationwide effort led by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for easy drive-by and drop-off of these items. A permanent prescription drop-box is located at the Happy Valley Police Department for…

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City History

…City Clackamas Town Center The full Happy Valley history, in chronological order. Transport yourself back in history and see when Happy Valley got its start, who was there, and how Happy Valley has grown to be the city it is today. 1850 to 1902 1908 to 1989 1990 to current…

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SDCs & Excise Taxes

…to “buy into” existing capital investment in infrastructure. The improvement fee is the cost to fund new infrastructure made necessary by new development. SDCs are collected at the time a building permit is issued for new construction. Existing developed properties also pay SDCs when connecting to the sanitary or storm…

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Friends of the Library

…on the first Thursday of the month at 2:00pm in the Happy Valley Library Community Room. Friends of the Library is a non-profit 501c3 organization that provides financial support to the Happy Valley Library. It was assigned a page on Happy Valley’s website because its activities and support are inter-related….

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Design Review Board

Design Review Board Get involved, stay involved. Design Review Board members are involved in the building and site design review for new construction of commercial and multi-family developments. This ensures that the Happy Valley Style, pedestrian safety and landscaping requirements are met by the developer. Citizen Advisory Board Appointment Application…

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City Store

City Store Are you proud to live in Happy Valley? Show your city pride and shop at the Happy Valley City Store today. We take care to purchase attractive, high-quality items that you’ll love to use. Not only do we have an assortment of t-shirts in a variety of colors…

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Library Board

Library Board The library board acts in an advisory capacity to the city council in the creation, development, and implementation of library programs and activities. Citizen Advisory Board Appointment Application Meetings are typically held at the Happy Valley Library at 6:00pm the fourth Tuesday of each month. While the library…

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City Manager

…Credentialed Manager designation from ICMA, the International City/County Management Association. Tuck is one of approximately 1,300 local government management professionals currently credentialed through the ICMA Voluntary Credentialing Program. Prior to his appointment in 2010 as City Manager of Happy Valley, Tuck served as the Economic and Community Development Director in…

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Dumpster Day 2021

…Day possible: Waste Management, Hoodview Disposal, Sunset Garbage Collection, The Salvation Army, and Les Schwab Tires. Maps for DD logisitics When it comes to the dumpster, there are some items that can and cannot be accepted: Items you can drop off: Broken household items Electronics: TVs and computer equipment for…

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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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Interview with Sculptor Ben Dye

…Happy Valley residents with your work? What reaction do you hope to receive? BD: Ultimately, the goal is to have people more interested in art. A society uninterested in art is one in decline. On a personal level, I hope for the piece to inspire joy and spark further interest…

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Wildfires 2020

…zones are indicated on the Clackamas County Wildfire Evacuation Zones web page. Level 2 is indicated by the yellow-colored zone, and Level 3 is indicated by the red-colored zone. Curfew hours in those zones remain the same, from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Per Clackamas County, there is a risk…

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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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Council Corner

…spots to fill in the coming months. Check out the City’s social media pages and website for application instructions soon. Again, we want to welcome our newest Youth Councilors! We are excited for the energy they will bring to the team. For more information on the Youth Council, visit http://www.happyvalleyor.gov/city-hall/boards-commissions/youth-council…

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State and Regional Planning

…and North Portland to Wilsonville. It also included parts of Happy Valley. Since 1978, the UGB has been expanded six times to increase urban land near Hillsboro, Beaverton, Tigard, Tualatin, Sherwood, Wilsonville, and Oregon City. Three times, the expansion included land around Happy Valley to include sections along Sunnyside Road,…

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Clackamas Water Environment Services survey

May 5, 2021

…surface water management, is leading the Clean Water Exchange to discover what the community most values as it relates to clean water services. Join the virtual conversation about our clean water resources and take our survey. www.cleanwaterexchange.net. The survey takes about five minutes. Thank you for your time and input,…

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2020 Census is HIRING!

May 22, 2020

…19 unemployment supplement is set to expire. You must indicate that you can work 20 hours a week, with availability on evenings and weekends. You must be at least 18, a citizen, and have access to a car. You will be going to people’s doors, but will be issued masks,…

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Governor Kate Brown issued a new order related to COVID-19

March 23, 2020

Today, Governor Kate Brown issued a new order related to COVID-19. Please see the complete details of the order by following the link below. It is important to note that the City of Happy Valley continues to actively monitor information from local, state, and federal health officials and will provide…

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Adult Programs

…or that they found inspiring. Recommended Programs Oregon Humanities They’re hosting virtual conversations with communities around the state each Tuesday evening. Oregon Humanities’ aim is to create spaces, in this physically separated moment, for Oregonians to gather, connect, reflect, and talk with one another. Click here to see what they’ll…

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Attention Sculpture Artists!

January 28, 2021

…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. More Information Pad Specifications “Athena” by Jenny Ellsworth…

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COVID-19 City Update 03.17.20

City Update 3.17.20 5:00 p.m. At the City, our focus is, as always, on the health and safety of our employees, residents, and community. We believe it is our responsibility to take precautions and do what we can to help minimize the spread of COVID-19. In light of this rapidly…

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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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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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Favorite Books of 2020

…live up to her parents high academic expectations, but her secret passion is stand-up comedy — when she stumbles into a kids’ comedy camp and is mistaken for a student, she decides to play the part. Fly on the Wall by Remy Lai Henry is tired of being treated like…

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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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Call to Artists

Call to Artists 2021 – 2023 SCULPTURE EXHIBIT With the help of Clackamas County Arts Alliance, the Happy Valley Public Art Committee would like to invite artists to apply for consideration to be featured in the 2021-2023 City Hall Rotating Sculpture Garden program. The application process officially begins Monday, Feb….

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Business Licenses

…businesses licensed in the City are included in our online Business Directory and included in our annual Happy Valley magazine business listings. To apply for a business license, please download a Business License Application and submit your completed application to City Hall. The licensing of trades, shops, occupations, professions, and…

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Virtual Recreation Center

…Dancing Raisins from Buggy and Buddy Invisible Ink: Painting with Citrus from Tinkerlab Ice Cream in a Bag from I Can Teach My Child Cabbage Leaves and Food Coloring from Paging Fun Mums Solar Oven S’Mores from Simple Kids Kool Aid Puffy Paint from Learn Play Imagine Science on a…

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City Liens

…a fee-based service that most subscribers such as title companies, escrow agents, financial institutions, and real estate professionals utilize in performing searches as part of real estate transactions. The current lien search fee is $25.00 for each property search performed. If you need one time or infrequent searches, it is…

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COVID-19 Emergency Small Business Grant Program

…holder has been factored in. In addition, if the rent, lease, or mortgage invoice is greater than $7,500, business will need to submit payment in the excess amount prior to the City providing the grant award. If direct payment to the landlord isn’t possible, City may provide reimbursement to the

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COVID-19 City Update 3.17.20

March 17, 2020

City Update 3.17.20 5:00 p.m. At the City, our focus is, as always, on the health and safety of our employees, residents, and community. We believe it is our responsibility to take precautions and do what we can to help minimize the spread of COVID-19. In light of this rapidly…

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