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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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COVID-19 Survey Results

…the community. 9. Do you have other ideas on how residents can help others in the community relating to COVID-19? What we heard: This was an open-ended question, to which we received 15 pages worth of responses. Here, we saw lots of comments related to respondents’ hopes that the community…

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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

…a “one-map” (combined Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Map) system, new zoning for those properties within the PV/NC Comprehensive Plan will be adopted at the same time as the adoption of the Plan. New zoning designations for properties in the former western Damascus area are still unknown, and will not be…

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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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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

…Report (as of February 2020) Housing Needs Analysis (HNA) Economic Opportunities Analysis (EOA) Parks, Recreation, and Open Space Plan Transportation System Plan (TSP) coming soon About the PV/NC Comprehensive Plan What will the PV/NC Comprehensive Plan do? The PV/NC Comprehensive Plan will provide the framework for the integrated land use…

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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

Community Garden Welcome to the Happy Valley Community Garden. A community garden means different things to different people. For some, a community garden is a place to grow their own fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers. For others, it is a place to reconnect with nature or a way to obtain…

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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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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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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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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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Budget Committee

Budget Committee The Budget Committee for Happy Valley consists of the Council plus an equal number of legal voters who have resided in the city for at least a year. The citizen members are appointed by Council. Since Happy Valley has five councilors the Budget Committee consists of ten members,…

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Code Enforcement

…our citizens by protecting the health and welfare of residents through fair and impartial enforcement of the Happy Valley Municipal Code. Responsibilities include: Neighborhood preservation Code compliance (Happy Valley’s Municipal Code) Nuisance abatement Neighborhood Watch Program Assistance Animal services Our goal is to educate and seek voluntary compliance prior to…

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Economic & Community Development

Economic & Community Development As one of Oregon’s fastest-growing communities, Happy Valley provides a solid infrastructure for business and community. Our Mission Provide solution-oriented services to the community through the application of professional skills, adopted plans, and design standards which facilitate the growth of the local economy and enhance the…

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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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Local Land Use Planning

…the City of Happy Valley adopted its first Comprehensive Plan. Acknowledging that urban development would occur in Happy Valley, the Comprehensive Plan established a set of policies to guide growth. These policies are community value statements aimed to protect natural areas and steep slopes, encourage the use of open space,…

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Appropriate Use and Disclaimer

…such interactive or communications’ forums hosted by this Website are public and not private communications. Further, you acknowledge that chats, posting conferences, discussion webs, and any and all other communications by other users of this Website are not endorsed by the City, and such communications shall not be considered to…

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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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Public Art Committee

Public Art Committee The Public Art Committee advises the City Council in the creation, development, and implementation of official public art activities. The Public Art Committee has five to nine positions. Two seats on the Committee are reserved for residents with a professional art background. A professional art background may…

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Support for Businesses

community. Connected Business Community Businesses in Happy Valley have built a strong community over the years and an unrivaled support system. New businesses that open in the area are welcomed with open arms and invited to join our business community. The Happy Valley Business Alliance and the North Clackamas Chamber…

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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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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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Development 101 Series

Development 101 Series For the past two decades, Happy Valley has continued to grow at a steady pace. Every year, more and more families move to the community for a higher quality of life and the deep sense of community. Homebuyers choose Happy Valley for its neighborhoods, complete with trails,…

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Community Room

Community Room UPDATE: Due to COVID-19, we cannot take reservations for or allow use of the community room until further notice. The Happy Valley Library has a meeting room that groups of five or more can reserve. There is no charge for the room. It can be reserved up to…

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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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Community Providers

…Clackamas Parks, and Recreation District, and provide police services through a contract with the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office. Communities, schools, and businesses all succeed when we work together. Our Community Partners Visit the following links to find out how Happy Valley works with partners to make our community an even…

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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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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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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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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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Planning Division

…& Commercial Submittal Guidelines Comprehensive Plan Fees Land Development Code Land Use Hearings Marijuana Regulations in Happy Valley Partners & Resources Permit Packages Design Review Permit Package Land Division Permit Package Planning Division Application Forms Pleasant Valley / North Carver Comprehensive Plan Publications & Tools Land Use Static Zoning Map…

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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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COVID-19 Update Summer Events

committed to following the directives set forth by the Governor and has indicated its intent to find alternative ways to encourage community togetherness. City staff are currently exploring possible ways they can celebrate summer events while complying with all State guidelines. “Our community will emerge stronger than ever as we…

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Utility/Service Companies

Utility/Service Companies Comcast DIRECTV Frontier Frontier – Spanish Language Page COVID-19 Customer Help Portland General Electric (PGE) Garbage Hauling Boundary Map Waste Management Hoodview Garbage and Recycling Sunset Garbage Collection CenturyLink Comcast Frontier NW Natural Gas AT & T Comcast Clackamas County Service District #1 (CCSD#1) Clackamas River Water District…

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force

…Pacific American Voices Diverse Board Books Rainbow Reads Black History Books For more information contact: Ben Bryant, Assistant City Manager Human Resources DEI Policies 01.20.21 City Council united together to condemn the racist comments made by newly elected Clackamas County Commissioner, Mark Shull. T Read letter Community Messages DEI Statements…

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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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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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Municipal Code

Municipal Code Welcome to Happy Valley’s Municipal Code Search by title, ordinance or phrase…

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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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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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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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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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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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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

community. This team is hard at work throughout the year, often working after hours and coming in early to prepare for community events. They spend countless hours talking to residents, listening to concerns, and finding ways to meet the needs of our community. It’s truly the quality of their work,…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Boards & Commissions

Boards & Commissions We depend on dedicated citizens. 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…

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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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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 4.01.20

…a community of people that supports one another. I am hearing about so many of you lending a hand to your neighbors and being a source of support for those in need. Soon after this pandemic broke, the City Council began reaching out to City staff and several community members…

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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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City’s Superblock Project Phase 1 Completed!

February 13, 2020

City Council commemorates groundbreaking of Superblock project phase II

December 18, 2020

On Dec. 18, City Council gathered to officially kick off the Superblock project’s 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…

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

Settlement Agreement

…Likewise, Happy Valley recently completed a Parks and Recreation Master Plan that includes development of a new community park, future community center, all-weather turf fields at Happy Valley Park, and new trails. For questions, contact: Ben Bryant, Assistant City Manager, at benb@happyvalleyor.gov or 503-783-3840. Tim Heider, Public Affairs Manager, at…

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COVID-19 Community Development Operations Strategy

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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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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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Building Division

…building code requirements. We accomplish this by being proficient in our knowledge of the building codes, performing accurate plan reviews, and making detailed inspections at the job site. We place a high value on people and do our best to serve and respect everyone in the permit and construction process….

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Citations & Abatement

…Abatement At any time, the City may post a notice to abate, at which time the City will make arrangements to have the code violation resolved, at the expense of the responsible party. If you have any questions regarding code complaints, please contact the Code Enforcement Division at (503) 783-3800….

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Street Tree Information

…of trees, we will be able to enjoy them for years to come. Helpful Tree Information Links Municipal Code ARTICLE 16.4 COMMUNITY DESIGN STANDARDS Do I need a tree cutting permit? Tree City USA 2020 events in Happy Valley February 2020 HV News article – “It’s prime time for tree…

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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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COVID-19 Message from Mayor Ellis 3/20

…no other. We are strong, we are compassionate, and we are united. Thank you to our City staff who continue to remain committed to this community. The City will continue to deliver updates regarding general impacts as they arise, so please remember to check the City’s website and follow us…

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COVID-19 Message from Mayor Ellis 3/16

…able and willing to do this. Happy Valley is truly comprised of compassionate people. I am proud of our city staff who are working diligently to help our community prevent, prepare for and respond to this unprecedented event. The City will continue to deliver updates regarding general impacts as they…

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Message from Mayor Ellis – Coronavirus Update March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020

…able and willing to do this. Happy Valley is truly comprised of compassionate people. I am proud of our city staff who are working diligently to help our community prevent, prepare for and respond to this unprecedented event. The City will continue to deliver updates regarding general impacts as they…

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COVID-19 HV Police Prescription Delivery

…us get the prescriptions to you efficiently we ask you to: Contact your local Pharmacy and order the prescription. Pre-pay for the prescription over the phone. Advise the pharmacy that the Happy Valley Police Department will be picking up the prescription. Have valid identification available when the officer arrives at…

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Cyber Safety Internet Resources

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City Recorder

City Recorder Due to the coronavirus, City Hall is currently closed to the public. If filing by declaration, your candidate filing form and payment can be completed electronically. If filing by nomination petition, your candidate filing form can also be completed electronically. However, original signature sheets will need to be…

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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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Dumpster Day 2021

…accommodate as many households as possible, we must specify: No commercial trailer loads No oversize U-haul loads One trip through per residence Gates will close prior to posted closing time if we reach capacity The City would like to thank the following community partners for helping make this year’s Dumpster…

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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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Municipal Court

…emailing: court@happyvalleyor.gov or calling the Happy Valley Municipal Court at 503-783-3822. The Municipal Court is the judicial branch of the City of Happy Valley government. It has jurisdiction over most city and state traffic offenses committed within city limits, as well as Municipal Code Ordinance violations. The Municipal Court clerks…

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Residential Vacation Checks

Residential Vacation Checks Happy Valley Code Enforcement is pleased to offer you a Residential Vacation Check service while you are out of town. This service is designed to give you peace of mind while you travel and make your home safer. Residents may request City Code Enforcement to check on…

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Marijuana Regulations in Happy Valley

…here to read Land Development Code changes. More Information For more information about Measure 91 and what it means for Oregon Cities and Clackamas County, please visit the following useful websites: What’s Legal Oregon Oregon Liquor Control Commission (Marijuana Information) League of Oregon Cities (Marijuana Information) Clackamas County (Marijuana Information)…

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New Dog Park Rules

April 29, 2020

Due to emerging concerns related to the transmission of COVID-19 via pets, the City of Happy Valley has updated its dog park rules in efforts to comply with current CDC recommendations. Effective Thursday, April 30, dog park areas at Happy Valley Park will be limited to one (1) family at…

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Friends of the Library

…a book sale at the library. The sale area is open the same hours as the Library. Most items are 50 cents and magazines are free. Support the Friends! Join the Friends for $10.00 a year. Sign up for Community Rewards fredmeyer.com/communityrewards by linking your Rewards card to Friends of…

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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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City History

…What’s in a Name? Happy Valley. The name envisions a community comfortably nestled in the shadows of a picturesque skyline and populated by a congenial citizenry. But what’s the real story behind the name? Folklore tells the tale of local boys who would enjoy a bit too much hard cider…

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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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2020 Census is HIRING!

May 22, 2020

…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, gloves and hand sanitizer, and exercise 6 foot social distancing. The job will last about 8 weeks. Apply immediately at www.2020census.gov/jobs!”  …

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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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State and Regional Planning

comprehensive plan based on factual information Protection of natural resources, farmlands, and forests Diversification of employment lands Wide array of housing types Provision of efficient public facilities and services such as water, sewer, and roads Most notably, Senate Bill 100 set in motion the establishment of urban growth boundaries around…

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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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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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Interview with Sculptor Ben Dye

…expression of a community’s values. Just as our personal style and décor is an expression of our individuality, public art communicates the history, character, and aspirations of our local communities. Creating public art enables me to participate in a meaningful way with community-building, which I believe to be essential for

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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…

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A Message from the Mayor

…While driving through work zones is inconvenient, I’m excited for the enhancements the projects will bring to the community when complete. Lastly, be sure to follow the City on social media and check the website www.happyvalleyor.gov to keep up to date on any significant road closures or detours. Mayor Ellis…

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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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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 Emergency Small Business Grant Program

…provide proof they applied for the Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Program or a reason stating why they did not apply. However, this requirement will not impact eligibility. Program Operation Business submits an online application to the City during a 1-week timeframe to be established. If application is found complete,…

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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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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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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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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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Adult Programs

…Virtual Programs Genealogy Club Tuesdays, May 11 & 25, 3-5 pm All are welcome to come and share questions, strategies, and organizing tips as we attempt to solve the mysteries of our ancestors’ elusive stories! Please email library@happyvalleyor.gov for a link to join the program. HV Library Short Story Group…

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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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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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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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Virtual Recreation Center

…with Yeast Seed Germination Colored Celery Moldy Bread Sprouting Beans Begin Composting Turn Grapes Into Raisins DIY Science Experiment 62 Easy Science Experiments from Red Tricycle 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…

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COVID-19 City Update 3.17.20

March 17, 2020

…The Annex Community Room at the Community Policing Center is closed to public events until further notice. The Happy Valley Policing Center is closed to the public. Happy Valley Police will continue to patrol, investigate crimes, and respond to emergencies. As usual, please call 9-1-1 anytime you see suspicious activity…

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COVID-19 City Update 03.17.20

…the library are canceled, and material hold pick-ups are now suspended. Please refer to Happy Valley Library for all details as well as library services still available online. Municipal Courtis cancelled Wednesday, March 18, 2020. Please refer to Municipal Court for all instructions and details. The Annex Community Roomat the…

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Police Department

…a community service officer and the police administration are stationed in the Community Policing Center. This includes a dedicated detective, traffic deputy, two patrol sergeants and a police chief. They serve the public as a safety hub where citizens can report crime, obtain information, have questions answered or meet with…

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Hearings Officer Virtual Meeting

Hearings Officer The Hearings Officer is an impartial third-party land use attorney contracted by the City of Happy Valley. The Hearings Officer is responsible for applying the City’s Land Development Code in making a decision on applications for a variety of “quasi-judicial” land use applications including: Conditional Use Permits; Home…

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Emergency & Safety Contacts

Emergency & Safety Contacts Sometimes, it is unclear who can best help you resolve a situation. The contact list below of common reference numbers will help get you where you need to go. Service,Phone|All%20Emergency%20Calls,911|Clackamas%20County%20Sheriff%E2%80%99s%20Office%20Dispatch%20(Non-Emergency),(503)%20655-8211|Clackamas%20County%20Sheriff’s%20Office%20Business%20Line,(503)%20655-8218|Clackamas%20County%20Sheriff%E2%80%99s%20Office%20Crime%20Prevention%20Services,(503)%20655-8218|Clackamas%20County%20Circuit%20Court,(503)%20655-8447|Clackamas%20Fire%20District%20%231,(503)%20742-2600|Clackamas%20County%20Community%20Environment%20,(503)%20655-8384|Clackamas%20County%20Public%20Health%20,(503)%20742-5300|Clackamas%20County%20Vector%20Control%20,(503)%20655-8394|Water%20Environmental%20Services%20(WES)%20,(503)%20742-4567 If you live in unincorporated Clackamas, Clackamas County is the responsible party for Code Enforcement or…

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COVID-19 Message from Chief Anderson 3/21

…of Happy Valley Deputy Ferguson, your code enforcement team and councilor Golobay from the “Pre Social-Distancing” days. They are all still out serving you……just not so close to each other any more. Please remain patient with us as we try to give you the best service we can while observing…

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COVID-19 Response Blood Drive

COVID-19 Response Blood Drive Donating blood is a great way to help the greater community during these uncertain times, so the City will hold a Blood Drive later this month. Spots are filling up quickly, but there are still some left. Check out American Red Cross website, use the code…

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Featured DVDs

…in this indie ensemble comedy co-starring Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sofía Vergara, John Leguizamo, and Bobby Cannavale. Ratatouille 2007 A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great chef despite the obvious problem of being a rat in a rodent-phobic profession. Fate places Remy in Paris, beneath the restaurant…

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Happy Valley Book Group

…Station Eleven/Mandel May: My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry/Backman June: A Visit from the Goon Squad/Egan July: No meeting (Happy 4th of July!) August: The Astronaut Wives Club/Koppel September: Asymmetry/Halliday October: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine/Honeyman November: News of the World/Jiles December: In the Midst of Winter/Allende…

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COVID-19 Request for extra patrol

…request the service by completing a confidential form through the City website. Since most residents are hunkered down in their homes, we recognize this may not apply to most in our community, but we wanted to extend this resource to local businesses and those who may in fact be away…

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Natural Resource Protection Change

…apply directly to the City of Happy Valley for Natural Resource Protection review and approval under Happy Valley Code Section 16.34. All applicants within Clackamas County will apply directly to the local city or as designated in the chart below. Location,Threshold,Permit%2FReview%20Administered%20by|%3Cstrong%3ECity%20of%20Happy%20Valley%3C%2Fstrong%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EWater%20Quality%20Resource%20Areas%20located%20on%20or%20within%20200%E2%80%99%20of%20property%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EMapped%20Habitat%20Conservation%20Area%20(HCA)%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3ECity%20of%20Happy%20Valley%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3ECity%20of%20Happy%20Valley%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E|%3Cstrong%3EWES%E2%80%99s%20service%20area%20(excluding%20Happy%20Valley%20%26%20Rivergrove)%3C%2Fstrong%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EWater%20Quality%20Resource%20Areas%20located%20on%20or%20within%20200%E2%80%99%20of%20property%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EMapped%20Habitat%20Conservation%20Area%20(HCA)%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EWES%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EClackamas%20County%20Planning%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E|%3Cstrong%3ECity%20of%20Rivergrove%3C%2Fstrong%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EWater%20Quality%20Resource%20Areas%20located%20on%20or%20within%20200%E2%80%99%20of%20property%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EMapped%20Habitat%20Conservation%20Area%20(HCA)%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3ECity%20of%20Rivergrove%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3ECity%20of%20Rivergrove%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E|%3Cstrong%3EUnincorporated%20areas%20of%20Clackamas%20County%20(within%20the%20UGB%20and%2For%20the%20Metro%20Service%20Boundary%20%26amp%3B%20outside%20WES%E2%80%99%20service%20area)%3C%2Fstrong%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EWater%20Quality%20Resource%20Areas%20located%20on%20or%20within%20200%E2%80%99%20of%20property%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EMapped%20Habitat%20Conservation%20Area%20(HCA)%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EClackamas%20County%20Planning%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EClackamas%20County%20Planning%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E|%3Cstrong%3EUnincorporated%20areas%20of%20Clackamas%20County%20(within%20the%20Oak%20Lodge%20Water%20Services%20District)%3C%2Fstrong%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EWater%20Quality%20Resource%20Areas%20located%20on%20or%20within%20200%E2%80%99%20of%20property%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EMapped%20Habitat%20Conservation%20Area%20(HCA)%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E,%3Cul%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EClackamas%20County%20Planning%20%26amp%3B%20OLWSD%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%20%09%3Cli%3EClackamas%20County%20Planning%3C%2Fli%3E%0A%3C%2Ful%3E For more information on these programs, contact: John Nagy…

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Road Condition Information

…may use our Report a Concern form or call our 24-hour Message Line and include the following information: Name Address including city, state, and zip code Contact phone number Detailed description of the condition Road name, nearest cross street, and/or address Non-hazardous road conditions include: Pot holes in road Road…

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COVID-19 Message from Mayor Ellis 3/25

…has a list of local businesses that remain open. We will also be providing links for on-line recreational opportunities and hikes throughout the City. Please continue to stay connected to the City by following us on Facebook and visit the City website. We are committed to posting information as it…

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Mascot HAP

…a bubbly, fun mascot inside of you, come on out and audition! Applications must be received by April 22, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Open Auditions Thursday, April 30, 2020 3pm-6pm Happy Valley City Hall 16000 SE Misty Drive Materials You’ll Need General Information Application Tryout Risk Waiver Code of Conduct…

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Maps

Maps Land Use Static Zoning Map Land Use Zoning Map Projects Map Aldridge Road Sub-Area Comprehensive Plan East Happy Valley Comp Plan Map Local Wetland Inventory Map Marijuana Retail Sales Zoning Map Marijuana Wholesaling, Processing and Production Zoning Map Natural Resource/Steep Slopes Overlay Zone Map Pleasant Valley-North Carver Comp Plan…

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Policies & Procedures

Building Policies & Procedures The Building Division has developed a number of internal policies, procedures, and interpretations that pertain to construction and building code issues. To review a specific policy, procedure, or interpretation, click on the relevant category below. Commercial Tenant Improvements Deck Engineering Exterior Pre-Insulation Requirements Hub and Tack…

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City Overview

City Overview General Information Incorporation: 1965 County: Clackamas Location: Southeast of the City of Portland Population: 22,400 Zip Code: 97086 Nearest Major Highway, Distance: I-205, 3 miles Nearest Major City, Distance: Portland, 6 miles Distance to Major West Coast Cities Portland, Oregon: 6 miles Salem, Oregon: 51 miles Medford, Oregon:…

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Report a Concern

…If the request is outside Happy Valley, it is most likely in unincorporated Clackamas County and we would gladly assist in directing you to the correct person or you may contact Clackamas County Code Enforcement directly. The City will need your information in order to address the situation in a…

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Pavement Management Program

…pavement conditioning analysis. This firm reviewed each individual roadway by performing a visual and mechanical inspection. Streets were then rated on a scale of – 100 with 100 being a completely new roadway. This rating has an industry name commonly known as a Pavement Quality Index Rating (PQI). Once all…

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Happy Valley Park Update

June 5, 2020

…fields continue to be open for general use otherwise, provided capacity maximums are followed. The Park’s trails and walkways continue to remain open as well. Code Enforcement will be reminding visitors of these rules as needed, but the City is hopeful the public will comply as the City’s ability to…

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License Your Pet

…than an unidentified stray. License fees support the expense of returning lost dogs, and fund adoptions for homeless dogs, investigations of animal cruelty and community education programs. It’s the law! (Municipal Code 6.04.036) Requirements & Fees A completed Dog License Application. Once the application is complete, you can fax the…

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Planning Division Helpful Links

Planning Division Helpful Links Non-Residential & Commercial Submittal Guidelines Comprehensive Plan Fees Land Development Code Land Use Hearings Marijuana Regulations in Happy Valley Partners & Resources Permit Packages Design Review Permit Package Land Division Permit Package Planning Division Application Forms Pleasant Valley / North Carver Comprehensive Plan Publications & Tools…

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About Your Happy Valley Police

…Police patrol? The Happy Valley police are dedicated to patrolling Happy Valley proper and do not patrol west of I-205. This means that the Clackamas Town Center and 82nd Avenue are not covered by Happy Valley police, even though they share the City zip code. I see a lot of…

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Planning Division Application Forms

…Package Address Change Habitat Conservation Area Map Verification – Basic Required Attachment Habitat Conservation Area Map Verification – Detailed Required Attachment Sign Permit Code Interpretation Petition to Annex Planned Unit Development Required Attachment Street Name Reservation Form Comprehensive Plan / Zone Change Required Attachment Home Occupation – Class B Questionnaire…

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Blasting Overview

…permit from the City Manager, no less than three business days prior to the first use of the explosives.” Ord. 268 1 (part), 2003 Happy Valley Municipal Code Ordinance 8.08.340 Requirements & Fees Obtain a Certificate of Insurance with the City of Happy Valley listed on insurance. Communicate with the…

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Partners & Resources

…Metro Garbage/Recycling Service North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District North Clackamas School District #12 Clackamas County Business and Economic Development Clackamas Fire District #1 Clackamas County Industry Clusters Clackamas County Health Housing and Human Services Sunrise Water Authority North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce Tourism / Recreation Information Land Development Code…

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COVID-19 Information