Review of Intertwine Alliance Oak Prairie Work Group Ted Labbe, KelipiCamas Project Outreach, spoke at the Sept. 23, 2015 OGCC meeting. Topics included: Partner agencies assisting this nonprofit Goals of the organization History and definition of changing habitats Workshop Schedules Additional Resources / Websites Click HERE to see the presentation.
Review of Clackamas County Housing Chuck Robbins, Director Housing & Community Development for Clackamas County, gave a presentation about housing at the July 22 OGCC meeting. Topics included: Type of Housing - By Length of Stay Income Limits (who can afford to live here?) Type of Housing - By Type of Assistance Type of Housing [...]
Review of Park Avenue Station Area Planning At the May 27, 2015 OGCC Meeting Nathan Burton presented and overview of the current Park Avenue Station area planning. Nate first discussed “The Essentials”: a) Community wants McLoughlin revitalized ASAP b) Community needs county planning staff resources URGENTLY to start zoning update process c) Meeting’s task - [...]
Zoning Discussed at Special Joint Meeting of CPOs The Oak Grove Community Council, Clackamas CPO, and the Jennings Lodge CPO met together on January 21, 2015 to discuss zoning issues with the Clackamas County Planning and Zoning Department. Jennifer Hughes of the Planning Department presented information on the 3rd year of the County's "Zoning Audit". [...]
Concord Elementary School Planning Concord Elementary School is currently unoccupied after the Board of the North Clackamas School District consolidated certain district schools to save money. Now the school board is looking into what might be done with the building. The building is located at 3811 SE Concord Rd. (block or two east of SE [...]
Updates on the Light Rail Project Want updates about Trimet's Light Rail project at Milwaukie and Park Avenue? Click HERE. This information is updated regularly by Trimet.
The William Wild Memorial Fund We are sad to report that William Wild passed away Saturday, February 8, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer. Those who have attended OGCC meetings for some time need no reminder of his many contributions to our community. Those who knew him better know that his contributions extend back [...]
OGCC Elections Results OGCC members nominated candidates for all Board positions at the January 2015 regular OGCC business meeting and elections were held during the February 2015 meeting. The newly elected Board was installed at the February2015 meeting. Here are the results of the vote: Chair – Baldwin van der Bijl Vice-Chair – Eleanore Hunter [...]
Clackamas County Citizen Involvement Do you want to participate more in local community governing? Visit HERE to view some Clackamas County citizen involvement resources. In particular, go HERE to see the County's Community Plannning Organization Handbook. Find out what CPOs like the Oak Grove Community Council are all about.
OGCC By-laws Review The OGCC by-laws require that they be reviewed at least every 5 years. We are approaching that date. The OGCC board has reviewed the by-laws and recommend making some deletions and additions. Click Here to see the by-laws. The additions are shown in red underline. Deletions are shown in blue strikethrough. Please [...]