UPDATE: Night time road delays along Sunnyside

November 16, 2018

Utility work continues on several SE Sunnyside Road intersections. Crews are working on utility poles and underground equipment for Verizon. The project is close to being completed, however due the holiday week, progress is being pushed back a few days. Plan is for project to be completed by the end of November. Crews will work […]

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Tree Lighting Ceremony Set for December 2nd

November 16, 2018

Mark your calendars for the City’s annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, taking place from 4-6pm on Sunday, December 2nd. Santa will be on hand for visits with the kids and he will be kicking off the holidays by lighting the City tree. This is a FREE event complete with family friendly craft activities and treats. We […]

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Helpers Needed at the City Tree Lighting!

November 13, 2018

For the City’s annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, Santa is in search of two youth helpers to assist him in lighting the City tree and pass out candy canes to children waiting in line to visit him. If you know a kid who would be perfect for this task, swing by Hop Jacks at Happy Valley […]

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Property Tax Statement – Where Does Your Money Go?

November 13, 2018

Every November, property owners receive their tax statements from the Clackamas County Assessor. The City believes it’s important residents know where their dollars are distributed. For instance, did you know that $0.84 of every dollar does not go to the City? It goes to support schools, the county, fire district, etc. For the remainder, here […]

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Thank you for voting Happy Valley!

November 7, 2018

The unofficial election results have been posted. Congratulations to Tom Ellis who has been elected to be the next Mayor. Markley Drake and Brett Sherman were also re-elected to their positions on the City Council. We look forward to their leadership in the community. Thank you also to the other candidates who stepped up to […]

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Local High school students invited to participate in Youth Town Hall

October 31, 2018

High School students in the Happy Valley and Clackamas areas are invited to join their peers for an informative and interactive group night as the Happy Valley Youth Council’s Ninth Annual Youth Town Hall event takes place on Wednesday, November 14th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm at Happy Valley City Hall, located at 16000 SE […]

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Special Visitors Take Tours at City Hall

October 29, 2018

Excited 2nd graders from Christ the King, their teacher and parent volunteers came 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 Council meeting and a […]

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UPDATE: Backyard Burn Season Open

October 26, 2018

Effective October 26, 2018, fire danger levels have been lowered to moderate and the burning of backyard fires is once again allowed.  Per rules, the backyard open burn season includes burning on many rural properties within the county, but is prohibited year-round in city limits. Backyard open burning is the burning of dried debris, no […]

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Court rules that Clackamas County breached contract with City of Happy Valley

October 17, 2018

In October 2017, the City of Happy Valley filed a complaint in Circuit Court against Clackamas County and the North Clackamas Parks and Recreation District (NCPRD). In the lawsuit, the City asked for the County to return development fees the City collected and transferred to NCRPD for exclusive use on park facilities in Happy Valley […]

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Road crews will be working Monday-Friday 7AM to 6PM for 2 weeks beginning October 15

October 13, 2018

Affordable Asphalt Inc. will be completing the City’s annual crack seal maintenance work starting Monday, October 15th. This treatment extends the life of the City’s roads and prevents damaging water intrusion. Crews will be working Monday-Friday 7AM to 6PM daily in an effort to complete the project in 2 weeks. Major roadways such as King Rd, Idleman […]

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