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Milwaukie's Winter Solstice event, an annual celebration at Milwaukie Bay Riverfront Park to view the Christmas Ships, warm by a bonfire, and enjoy tasty treats, will be held on Sat., Dec. 17 from 5 to 8 p.m. New this year - an intimate beer garden featuring craft beverages hosted by Beer Store Milwaukie!

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  • City of Milwaukie Oregon Official Website

    The city is seeking residents to apply for an interim city councilor position. To be considered, residents must complete the following application. City Council Position No. 4 is currently held by Karin Power, who was recently elected to the State Legislature.

    The application period closes on Dec. 20. Interviews will be held on Jan. 3 and 12. The finalist will be sworn in by City Council on Jan. 17. The interim councilor is expected to serve from Jan. 17 to May 16, 2017. The interim councilor may also run for the full-term position, which will be included in the May 16, 2017, special election.

  • City of Milwaukie Oregon Official Website

    The city is currently accepting applications for the Library Construction Task Force. In July of this year, the City Council established the task force to assist the library director and staff move forward with the expansion and renovation of the library. Applications are due by 3 PM on Jan. 2, 2017.

  • City of Milwaukie Oregon Official Website

    The city is holding five FREE Saturday Leaf Drop events this year for Milwaukie residents on Nov. 5 & 19, and Dec. 3, 10, & 17 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Public Works Yard at 6101 SE Johnson Creek Blvd.

  • City of Milwaukie Oregon Official Website

    During the months of November and December, the Milwaukie Arts Committee (artMOB) is hosting a special holiday exhibit featuring affordable, gift bag-sized art created by local artists to be given as gifts at City Hall. The art work will vary throughout both months, and new pieces will replace those that are purchased.

  • City of Milwaukie Oregon Official Website

    Milwaukie uses the CodeRED Emergency Notification System, an ultra high-speed telephone communication service for emergency situations. This system allows the city to call specific areas, or everyone in Milwaukie, when immediate action is required. CodeRED can dial 50,000 phone numbers per hour, or about 1,000 numbers per minute. It then delivers a recorded message to a live person or an answering machine, making three attempts to connect to the registered number. 

  • City of Milwaukie Oregon Official Website
    Where is marijuana allowed in Milwaukie?

    In October, the city adopted a zoning ordinance (Ordinance #2134) to specify where marijuana retail stores can be located, as well as where it can be processed, stored, tested and grown. Following are current specifications: