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  • A-Z Community Resource Guide

    Clackamas County Community Resource Guide.

    An A-Z Listing of Community Services available in Clackamas County. Click on the link below to access the Service Listing on Clackamas County's website.

  • About Court
    Municipal Court Gavel

    The Municipal Court is the judicial branch of the City of Oregon City government. It has jurisdiction over most city and state traffic offenses committed within city limits and most misdemeanor crimes. It doesn't handle any DUII cases.

  • About Mt. View Cemetery
    Scenic View of Mount Hood from Mt. View Cemetery

    Cemetery office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Gates open at dawn and close at dusk seven days a week.
    Our historic cemetery section is the resting place for a number of well-known figures in early Oregon history. Monuments and family plots for Peter Skene Ogden, Colonel W. L. White, L. D. C. Latourette, and Charles Barlow stand in silent tribute. As with all areas of Mountain View Cemetery, visitors are welcome to stroll through this peaceful, serene area.

  • About the Pool

    Come join the fun at the Oregon City Swimming Pool!

  • Animal Safety - Tips for Keeping Your Pets Safe During Warm Weather
    Two Puppies

    While your animal may leap at the opportunity for a joy ride, leaving any pet - dog, cat, etc. - alone in a parked car during warm weather can be deadly. On a warm day, temperatures inside a vehicle can rise rapidly to dangerous levels.

  • Aqua Camp and Rivercrest Camp
    City of Oregon City
  • Available Online
  • Business Licenses

    Who needs a Business License?
    All Businesses and Individuals that are conducting business inside the City Limits of Oregon City are required by Municipal Code: OCMC Title 5, Chapter 5.04 to obtain an Oregon City Business License before doing business.

  • Carnegie Park

    Though there is no shelter at Carnegie Park, the park may be rented for large gatherings, including church meetings, concerts, and reunions. Reservations require that a Special Activities permit be filled out and submitted to the Parks Office. Fees are determined on an individual basis. For more information, contact the Oregon City Parks Office at 503-496-1201.

  • Chamber of Commerce

    The Oregon City Chamber of Commerce is an independent organization that serves as a direct link to businesses, economics, governmental and community decision-makers.

    For more information on the Chamber, please visit their website (see below link).

  • Citizen Requests

    We value your input. If you have a general comment, please email the department or individual directly from the contacts page.

    You may also view FAQ's and log a request into our new tracking system, OC Request!

  • Clackamette RV Park
    Clackamette RV Park riverview sites

    Clackamette RV Park is adjacent to Clackamette Park and lies at the confluence of the Willamette and Clackamas rivers in Oregon City. Fisherman, boaters and visitors stay at the park year round to enjoy use of the river and the many festivals that are held in Clackamette Park. The RV park contains 35 RV spaces available on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Classes
    Water color class

    The Pioneer Community Center provides a variety of classes to promote healthy and artistic outlets. You may register for classes in person Monday - Friday 9am-4pm, or by completing and mailing in your class registration form. You may also call the Center for more information at 503-657-8287.

  • Client services

    Outreach and in-center services are available for Seniors and their family members who are in need of assistance in finding the right resource to help with their needs.

  • Code Enforcement
    Mowing an overgrown yard

    Code Enforcement responds to citizen complaints as fast as possible by determining if a violation has occurred, alerting the responsible party that they are in violation, and enforcing compliance through the legal process. We also investigate complaints about parking  violations, abandoned vehicles,  and properties that are overgrown or dangerously deteriorated.


  • Codes and Policies
    Finance Forms

    Finance Forms will be added in the future, please check back for further information.

  • Communication Devices

    No public access coverage is allowed in any area outside the courtroom that is on the courthouse premises and under the supervision of the Court without written permission.

  • Community Investment Initiative
    Community Investment Initiative

    The Community Investment Initiative Development Readiness Pilot Program focuses on assisting communities in identifying strengths and weaknesses associated with the development readiness of a municipality. Oregon City was chosen as the sole pilot jurisdiction to participate in this program.

  • Construction Projects
    City of Oregon City

    At any given time, the City of Oregon City has multiple capital construction projects underway. From design to construction, check out our construction project links to find out what is going on in Oregon City.

  • Contact the Court
    Oregon City Municipal Court

    Hours and Days of Operation:

    The Municipal Court is located at Oregon City Police Department, 320 Warner Milne Road, Oregon City, Oregon (map).

  • Contacts
    Pioneer Center Contacts

    The Pioneer Community Center is located at:

    615 Fifth Street
    Oregon City, Or 97045 (map)

  • Contractor Listing Info

    Contractors: Please refer to our new site bids site to register and be alerted to any solicitations or bids that the City has advertised.


  • Courtroom Etiquette

    Courtroom Etiquette

  • Disconnections
    Water Valve

    City Ordinance - 13.04.230. Authority to turn on water.

  • Documents, Drawings, Forms, & Permits
    City of Oregon City

    Public Works' forms and documents are available on this page as well as our master documents. 


  • E-Permits for Contractors

    We've joined forces with the Oregon Building Codes Division to allow contractors to pull limited-scope, over-the-counter electrical, mechanical, and plumbing permits online. The permits available on this site do not require plans, calculations, other agency approval, or staff interaction.

  • Economic Strategy
    Economic Development Strategies

    The October 2012 Economic Development Strategy report has strategies for economic strength. 

  • El Tribunal Municipal

    El Tribunal Municipal

    El Tribunal Municipal es la agencia judicial del gobierno de la Ciudad de Oregon City. Tiene jurisdicción sobre todas las infracciones de leyes municipales y estatales que se cometan dentro de las fronteras de la ciudad, a excepción de delitos mayores. El tribunal no se encarga de los delitos por haber conducido bajo la influencia de intoxicantes.

  • Elevator Updates

    Interior Updates - 2008

  • Engineering Services Division

    The Engineering Services Division is led by the City Engineer and provides professional engineering services to various City departments and the general public for both public and private development, manages capital projects, right-of-way management and provides erosion control inspection


  • Engineering Services Fees

    The attached document outlines the current Engineering Services fees for copies, applications, permits, and recording services.

  • Events and Services

    Community Services Department encompasses the following departments and facilities:

  • Fitness

    The Pioneer Center offers a fitness/weight room and numerous physical activity classes including:

  • Fix it Tickets

    How can I keep this ticket off my record?

  • Flood Information (NFIP)
    Oregon City Flood 1943

    The City of Oregon City participates in the FEMA National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), which makes flood insurance available to everyone. The City makes continual efforts to reduce flood damage potential, which reduces insurance rates.

  • Guide to Construction Salvage and Recycling

    Recycle Your Construction Waste and Save!

    Photo by Housing Revolution team. Creative Commons License.


  • Intertwine Natural Areas
    The Intertwine Alliance

     Intertwine is a network of integrated parks, trails and natural areas that will one day soon be the world's greatest system of its kind.

  • Library Account Access

    Have your library card# and PIN# ready.

    Access your library account by visiting

  • Mapping Portal
    City of Oregon City


    We've updated OCWebMaps! Our Mapping Portal, has a new look and feel and includes new web mapping applications.

  • Mausoleum
    City of Oregon City

    Mountain View Cemetery has crypts and niches available for purchase. Full body crypts are available in both mausoleums while niches are available in the new mausoleum only. Prices for individual crypts and niches vary.


    Single Crypt
    $2,700 - $6,367

    Tandem Crypt
    $4,485 - $7,477

  • Mission Statement / Values / Vision

    Our Mission

    The mission of the Oregon City Police Department is to maintain public order and protect lives and property in our community.

    Our Values

  • Mountain View Historical Information
    City of Oregon City

    Mountain View Cemetery, established in 1854, is one of the oldest cemeteries in the West. The first known burial occurred in December 1847 for infant John Barclay, son of Dr. and Mrs. Forbes Barclay. The second oldest headstone belongs to the former Dr. William Allen who died June 9, 1851.

  • Mountain View Cemetery Burial and Placement Options
    City of Oregon City

    Mountain View Cemetery offers the options of full body and cremation burials. Full body placement options include conventional ground burial lots and above ground crypts in the Mausoleum. Cremation placement options include 2'x2' single and 2'x4' double cremation ground burial lots, scattering canyon, Cascade Memorial Garden and above ground niches in the Mausoleum.  

  • Mountain View Cemetery Events
    High School Students helping during Spring Cleanup 2008

    Mountain View Cemetery hosts a variety of activities throughout the year. Some of these are listed below. 

    Cleanup Event
    Memorial Day
    Parents of Murdered Children Memorial

  • Municipal Court Online Payments
    Online payments

    We are now accepting online payments for Court fees. In our efforts to provide better and more efficient options we are happy to provide this service.



  • Nutrition Services & Meals On Wheels
    Veterans Day Appreciation Lunch

    The Pioneer Center provides Nutrition Services to those 60 years of age and older and to disabled residents of any age referred by Medicaid. The price to seniors is on a donation basis. The suggested donation of $3.00 per meal for those 60 and over.


  • Online and Telephone Utility Payments!
    Online Utility Bill Payments

    You may now pay your Utility bill using our automated phone system 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! Simply dial 503-657-8151 and select option 1.

    We also accept payments over the web using Visa, Mastercard, Discover, debit card., and other payment options.  We encourage you to view and pay your bill online.

  • Online Payment FAQ

    Online Payment FAQ's

  • Online Registration
  • Operations
  • Parking Information
    Parking Ticket

    The Oregon City Parking program includes activities related to parking permits, citations, and other violations.

  • Parks & Rec Registration Info
    City of Oregon City

    Save time by registering online! I'm ready to Register

  • Payment Options

    We accept  cash, check, money orders, and Visa and  Mastercard credit cards.  We also accept online payments.

    Click here to make an online Court Payment. 

    Failure to pay may result in the suspension of your driver’s license.

  • Pioneer Center Newsletter
    City of Oregon City

    Check out our Newsletter! The Pioneer Center publishes a bi-monthly newsletter which highlights our services, programs, activities, services, and events.

  • Pool, Party Room and Patio Space Rentals
    City of Oregon City
  • Pre-K Crew Camp
    City of Oregon City

  • Programs
  • Q & A about our service
    Water Droplets

    To start or discontinue your service please call (503) 657- 8151, or complete the move in/move out form.

    Q. How often are we billed?

  • Registering for account access online

    Registering for account Access

    Step 1. Click on Online Services

    Step 2. Select Pay my Utility Bill from the Online Services Menu then select the related information link [ Pay my Utility Bill ] at the bottom of this page. 

  • Rentals
    City of Oregon City

    The Pioneer Community Center offers several rooms for rent. They are climate controlled and a perfect retreat for those hot or cold days. Some of our rental options include:


    -Outdoor Area


  • Request a New Inspection
    Inspection Checklist

    As of September 2nd, 2014 our office will now be open Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m - 3:30 pm.

  • RSS Feeds

    The City of Oregon City sends out automatic announcements of news and events using RSS (Real Simple Syndication) technology. You may subscribe to an RSS feed by clicking on one of the links below (for instance, if you were interested in only Meeting minutes, you could select that option and have new Meeting Minutes announcements delivered to your inbox or RSS reader).

  • Services
  • Services
    Senior Services

    The Pioneer Center provides services to adults in the community to enhance their quality of life by offering the following services:

  • Sign up for classes

    Many of our classes are listed in the Oregon City Trail News and The Pioneer Community Center newsletter.

    You can come in and register for classes in person Monday-Friday 9am-4pm.
    or fill out the Class registration form and mail it to us.

    Classes fill quickly. Also if your a Pioneer Card holder you can receive a discounted class fee if your age is 62 and over.

  • Special Events

    Oregon City Parks and Recreation has a full list of Special Events and activities, some of which are listed below. Please read the Trail News and visit the Special Events tab on our website for updated information about upcoming events.


  • Street (Transportation) Division
    Street Crew working on Street

    Program Objective:  Maintain the City’s transportation system and improve public safety. Implement best management practices while performing operations to protect the surrounding environment.


  • Summer Swim Lessons
    City of Oregon City
  • Swim Lesson Registration

    Swim Lesson Registration

    **Scholorships available. Please contact Rochelle Parsch 503-496-1752

  • The Pioneer Community Center
    Pioneer Community Center

    Located at 615 5th St. Oregon City OR 97045 is a multi-purpose community center open to the public Monday - Friday.  The Pioneer Center's primary responsibility is to enhance the quality of life for community senior citizens.

  • Ticket / Fines

    When you receive a citation please read the information on the front and back of the citation thoroughly. You have four options available to you when responding to the violation(s) on your citation:

  • Traffic Speed, Volume and Classification Studies
    Hwy 99E in 1943

    The City of Oregon City has been conducting traffic volume studies since 1978. We have historical traffic volume counts from 1978, 1980, 1989, 1990, as well as more current ones. Any of our historic studies are available for review. Our most recent studies are available online (see below) and will be conducted every 3 years, or as needed.

  • Transportation
    Pioneer Center Vans

    Our door to door transportation system provides service to the residents of the City of Oregon City and the City of West Linn who are 60+ or disabled. Rides are provided for personal business, shopping, medical appointments and trips to the Pioneer Center for lunch, classes and activities. Rides may be scheduled up to a week in advance and are based on availability.

  • Urban Renewal
    City of Oregon City

    Urban Renewal has changed the face of downtown Oregon City in a myriad of ways. 

  • Utility Billing Policy

    The City of Oregon City bills monthly for water, sewer, storm drain services and a pavement maintenance utility fee. A statement will be mailed to you at the end of each month and will be due the middle of the next month.

    Water rates are based on two elements:

  • Utility Customer Service

    Utility Customer Service, is a Division of the Finance Department and manages approximately 10,000 active utility customer accounts for the following services: 

  • Volunteers Needed
    City of Oregon City

    The Pioneer Community Center provides a wide array of services to our community’s seniors and our staff needs your help to keep our programs operating and running smoothly.We are currently looking for volunteers with flexible schedules to serve as substitutes for our nutrition and Meals on Wheels program.

    Available Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Water Division
    City of Oregon City

    Program Objective:  To distribute and maintain Oregon City's potable water supply and to protect public health by closely monitoring the system and complying with all safe drinking water standards. Implement best management practices while performing operations to protect the surrounding environment.


  • Welcome to Oregon City Parks!
    City of Oregon City

    Oregon City Parks and Recreation strives to create recreation, leisure and cultural opportunities by providing high quality parks, facilities, programming and support services to people of all ages.