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Public Outreach and Meetings

Community participation is vital to the success of this plan. Join the conversation.
April 11, 2018

12-2:30 p.m.
Presentation to Senior Living Community
The Springs at Clackamas Woods
14404 SE Webster Road
Milwaukie, OR 97267

  • Presentation and discussion about the Oak Lodge library.
April 5, 2018

6-7:30 p.m.
Oak Lodge Library Spanish-Language Meeting
Riverside Elementary School
16303 SE River Road
Portland, OR
  • Spanish-language meeting to provide information about the project to build a new library in Oak Lodge, as well as other projects in the Oak Lodge area.
  • Reunión en español para charlar sobre un proyecto para construir una nueva biblioteca en Oak Lodge, así como otros proyectos interesantes en Oak Grove y Jennings Lodge.
  • Folleto/Flyer
April 3, 2018

10:30 a.m.
Update to Board of County Commissioners
BCC Hearing Room
2051 Kaen Road
Oregon City, OR
Jan. 29, 2018
Oak Lodge Library
Rex Putnam High School
4950 SE Roethe Road
Milwaukie, OR
Jan. 11, 2018

5:30–6:30 p.m.
Public Meeting: Gladstone Library
Gladstone Senior Center
1050 Portland Ave.
Gladstone, OR
  • Learn more about the library and what this solution means for Gladstone residents.
  • Learn about the ballot measure that Gladstone residents will be voting on in May.
  • Begin a conversation on what residents would like to see in their library, including location, services, and amenities.
  • If you can’t make it to the public meeting, there will be an opportunity to learn more and engage online through an online public open house.
  • Presentation



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Oak Lodge Library

  • Construction of a new library, approximately 19,500 sq. ft. (nearly three times larger than present)
  • Located within the Oak Lodge library service area (specific site to be determined after public input).
  • Residents will shape the library through a visioning process to meet needs and interests.

Gladstone Library

  • A modern library downtown of approximately 6,000 sq. ft., constructed on city-owned land.
  • Constructing the library is dependent on successful passage of a Gladstone ballot measure to eliminate the prohibition on using city general funds for the library. Gladstone residents are expected to vote on this measure in May 2018.
  • City of Gladstone will continue to subsidize library operations at current levels.
  • Operated by Clackamas County to minimize costs. Library staff will become county employees.