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Fairview Point  -  November 2022

Looking for Opportunities to be Engaged!  

The City Council is recruiting to fill vacancies on all City Committees. Committee descriptions and term lengths are available at the Volunteer Opportunities tab at If you are interested in volunteering for one of the following City Committees, please complete an online application at To request a printed application contact the City Recorder at 503-674-6224.

City Committees:   Volulnteers (JPG)

  • Budget Committee - 3 positions
  • Planning Commission - 3 positions  
  • Parks & Recreation - 3 positions  
  • Economic Development - 3 positions 
  • Community Engagement - 2 positions 
  • Public Safety - 3 positions  

The deadline to submit applications for appointment  consideration by the City Council is Wednesday, November 30, 2022. Budget Committee and Planning Commission candidates will be interviewed prior to appointment consideration. Please call 503-674-6224 with any questions or for additional information. 

Fairview’s House Decorating Raffle 

Bring your holiday spirit outdoors. Decorate the         outside of your home and be entered into a raffle to winDecorated House (PNG) one of two $50 gift cards.

It’s easy - just upload a photo and share a little information so we may contact you if you win. All entries will be accepted. 

  • Entries for the raffle are due by 5:00 PM on Nov. 30, 2022.
  • Address must be in the City of Fairview to qualify. 
  • Must be 18 years or older to enter.

Go to to enter. 

Fairview’s Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Saturday, December 3 at 5:00pm, Community Park 

Come early and dressed for the wintery weather to join us for pre-lighting activities from 3:30pm to 4:30pm. Enjoy bilingual story time along with fun songs and a winter-themed craft at the Fairview-Columbia Library;Tree refreshments, games for kids, a photo opportunity and craft at  Fairview City Hall; and be on the look out for special guests Mrs. Clause and Santa.  

Head to Community Park and gather around the tree to listen to holiday performances by the Walt Morey Middle School Choir starting at 4:40pm and join in the countdown with Santa to light the tree at 5:00pm

Go to or call 503-674-6224 for more information or questions.

Coffee with the City Managercoffee cup (PNG)

  • Tuesdays in November
  •  9-10 AM 
  • Stomping Grounds | 21825 NE Halsey St.

Come share a cup of coffee with City Manager Philip Morley. Ask questions, make suggestions, or raise concerns. 

November Closures: 

Fairview City Hall will be closed Friday, Nov. 11 for Veterans Day and  Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25 for Thanksgiving .

FREE Shred Event 

  • Saturday | November 12Shredder (PNG)
  • Fairview City Hall
  • 1300 NE Village Street
  • 12 PM - 2 PM (or until truck is full)
  • Up to 3 “banker” size boxes per household

Presented by the City of Fairview, Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office and the Public Safety Advisory Committee.

On behalf of the Fairview City Council 

and City Staff…we Thank You. 

Veterans Day November 11, 2022Veterans Day

Falling Leaves Can Clog up Catch Basins 

The fall season is well underway and Catch Basinwith that comes rain and falling leaves. Fairview residents are asked to help keep tree leaves picked up and out of the street to prevent catch basins from becoming plugged during these rainy days.  

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  1. Administration

    Phone: 503-665-7929

  1. Finance

    Phone: 503-665-7929

  1. Public Works

    Phone: 503-665-9320

  1. Planning

    Phone: 503-674-6206

  1. Police - MCSO

    Phone: 503-988-7300