(Legislative – LOC

Hearing Date, Time, and Location:
Tuesday, September 6, 2016; 6:30 p.m.
City Council Chambers
380 A Avenue
Lake Oswego, OR 97034

File Numbers: LU 16-0009 (Ordinance 2713)

Applicant: City of Lake Oswego

Nature of Application and Proposed Legislative Amendments:
A request from the City of Lake Oswego for Legislative text amendments to the Community Development Code (CDC) – Use Regulations and Conditions:,, and for the purpose of regulating location and operation of marijuana producers, processors, wholesalers, laboratory/testing facilities, and retailers (including medical dispensaries).

On June 13, 2016, the Planning Commission recommended the City Council approve the proposed amendments.

The record of the proceedings for LU 16-0009 can be found on the City’s website at:
(Under “Search” enter LU 16-0009, then press “Submit”)

Amendments would be implemented through the adoption of Ordinance 2713 and its attachments, which will be considered at the public hearing. The title of the ordinance is as follows:

Ordinance No. 2713
An ordinance of the Lake Oswego City Council amending LOC 50.03.002, 50.03.003, and 50.07.003 of Chapter 50 (Community Development Code) establishing marijuana time, place and manner regulations (LU 16-0009).

Copies of the Ordinance will be available from the City Recorder one week before the hearing.

Staff Contacts:
Inquiries regarding the proposal and resolution may be directed to Scot Siegel, Planning and Buildings Services Director at (503) 699-7474 or For information about the public hearing, contact Anne-Marie Simpson, City Recorder, (503) 534-4225.

How to Comment:
Bring or mail written comments to:
Anne-Marie Simpson, City Recorder Phone: (503) 534-4225
Third Floor, City Hall Fax: (503) 697-6594
380 A Avenue e-mail:
Post Office Box 369
Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034
Please provide a reference to the case to which you are testifying – LU 16-0009.

You may attend the hearings and comment under the section for public testimony. For more about hearing procedures, contact staff.

The City Council may make a preliminary decision following the hearing. The final City Council decision will be made by adopting written findings outlining the reasons for the decision and, if consistent with the decision, enacting the ordinance. That action usually takes place at the following Council meeting.

Time Limits on Testimony:
The purpose of time limits on testimony is to provide all interested persons with an adequate opportunity to present and respond to testimony while at the same time ensuring that the hearing can be conducted in an efficient and expeditious manner. The following time limits on testimony shall be observed, but may be changed by the Council:
Testimony will be taken in the following order: in support of the amendment, in opposition to the amendment, neutral.
* 10 minutes for a representative of a recognized neighborhood association, homeowner association, government agency, or other incorporated public interest organization;
* 5 minutes for other persons.
Publish 08/25/2016. LOR13402