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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 Fairvieworegon.gov. If you are interested in volunteering for one of the following City Committees, please complete an online application at FairviewOregon.gov/CommitteeApplication. To request a printed application contact the City Recorder at 503-674-6224.
- 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 win 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 FairviewOregon.gov/Decorate 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; 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 FairviewOregon.gov/Events or call 503-674-6224 for more information or questions.
Coffee with the City Manager
- 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.
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 12
- 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, 2022
Falling Leaves Can Clog up Catch Basins
The fall season is well underway and with 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.