News & Posts

2013 Thanksgiving Box Distribution

This year marked another successful year for the West Linn Conference of St. Vincent de Paul.  Over 300 deserving families received a Thanksgiving box!  Our conference is the only one within the metro area that continues to meet the needs of our community during the...

2014 West Linn Leadership Academy

Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 West Linn Leadership Academy, and the 2014 West Linn Youth Leadership Academy! The goals of the Leadership Academies are: Learn about the City of West Linn and its operations and functions; Empower West Linn citizens...

Welcome Baby Lila!

Our family welcomed a new addition this month.  Actually, a 7 lb 14 oz addition to be exact!  Baby Lila Frank is full of energy, awake at all hours, and settling in to her family well.  Big sister Audrey, Mom, and Dad are excited for this new edition in their family! ...

LOT Question & Answers

Over the past several weeks, I have received questions regarding the Lake Oswego / Tigard Partnership construction impacts in the Robinwood Neighborhood.  Here are the responses from West Linn Staff.  1. Did the approval of the WTP prohibit back-up beepers and if so,...

Arch bridge planning gets underway

Published in the West Linn Tiding and Oregonian: I was very pleased when Oregon Metro granted the city of West Linn $220,000 for Oregon City-West Linn Arch Bridge area master planning efforts. At the Monday, Sept. 9, city council meeting, Metro Councilor Carlotta...

Breaking Ground

After a long wait and slight delay, we are digging the foundation in at the West Linn Police Station!  The West Linn Tidings covered the event.  Click Here to read the story.    Text of Article: It was a moment that seemed far off in the distance earlier this summer,...

H.Res. 320: Celebrating the West Linn Centennial

Congressman Kurt Schrader submitted House Resolution 320 celebrating the West Linn Centennial.  Thank you Congressman Schrader for your efforts in commemorating our birthday.  Here is the text of the Resolution.    RESOLUTION   Celebrating the West Linn...

9/11 Honoring Those Who Serve

A brief community driven ceremony at the Willamette Park boat launch to honor the nearly 3,000 who died on 9/11 and the 7,000 in the ongoing war on terror – but equally as important highlighting the first responders who sacrifice for the community (police, fire,...

West Linn Paper Company Tour

I was able to join a select group of elected and appointed officials to tour the historic West Linn Paper company site.  This is keen area of interest for me.  It represents an exciting opportunity to redevelop the arch bridge area providing a city center, employment...