Special Visitors Take Tour of City Hall

December 14, 2017

The big yellow bus pulls in, delivering groups of excited 2nd graders, their teachers, and parent volunteers to City Hall for a tour through the various departments, where they observe and learn how a city operates. Tours are led by Community Services staffers Steve Campbell and Stephani Hern. The big finish includes a mock City […]

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[Operation] Santa Comes to Town Dec. 8-10

November 28, 2017

Operation Santa has been a part of Clackamas Fire District #1 since 1974, providing toys and food baskets to local families in need. Food and new toys are collected multiple ways, including food barrels around the county and The Giving Tree at Clackamas Town Center. The program also holds 15 community parades throughout the service district. […]

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Join a Volunteer Board in Happy Valley

November 27, 2017

Want to be involved in shaping the future of Happy Valley? One way to do that is to join a Volunteer Board. This coming January, positions will be available on multiple boards, including the Design Review Board, Traffic and Public Safety Committee, Library Board and Budget Committee. If you are interested in joining a board, […]

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THANKSGIVING SHOPPING CHALLENGE EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS

November 27, 2017

On Nov. 16, first responders and local Happy Valley principals took to the grocery store aisles to put together the best Thanksgiving meals while benefiting two north Clackamas programs. During a five-minute shopping spree hosted by the City of Happy Valley and sponsored by the Happy Valley Fred Meyer, participants from North Clackamas School District, […]

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Principals take on the First Responders in Second Annual Shopping Challenge

November 17, 2017

Grocery shopping during the holidays is hardly anybody’s idea of fun. What if you could get out of it, and support a worthy cause at the same time? On Nov. 16, representatives from Happy Valley Police, Clackamas Fire and North Clackamas School District took part in a Thanksgiving dinner shopping challenge. Each team had five minutes to […]

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Fall safety tips

October 31, 2017

“Leaf” your bad habits behind this fall – and follow these safety tips   Fall has arrived, and as the seasons change so should your driving habits. Wet roads, fallen leaves, foggy mornings, and fewer daylight hours can all be contributing factors to roadway accidents. It is critical that drivers adjust their behavior to account […]

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High School Students invited to attend Youth Town Hall, Nov. 8

October 31, 2017

The Happy Valley Youth Council invites all Happy Valley and Clackamas area high school students to attend this important youth forum. Join a diverse teen peer group for pizza and dialogue. Discussion topics will cover all pro-active ideas to improve your community with an emphasis on topics that impact you! For more info or to […]

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Happy Valley files legal complaint against NCPRD and County for parks settlement

October 9, 2017

On Monday, October 9th, 2017, the City of Happy Valley officially filed a complaint in Circuit Court against Clackamas County and the North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District (NCPRD). In the lawsuit, the City is asking for the County to return the funds the City and County mutually agreed would be used exclusively for parks […]

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Visit one of our upcoming leaf drop events

September 28, 2017

The leaves are turning and you know what that means…hours of leaf raking are ahead! HV’s Public Works team is here to help! They will be holding two leaf drop events this fall: Saturday, October 21 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. and Saturday, December 9 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Residents are invited to bring […]

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Students go back to school Sept. 5

August 31, 2017

Schools in the Happy Valley area will be opening their doors on Tuesday, Sept. 5th. A new school year brings about a variety of thoughts and emotions. Whether you wish it were an endless summer or are eagerly looking forward to more structure, the start of the school year brings with it a new schedule, […]

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