City of Cottage Grove, Oregon
Cottage
                              Grove - 2004 - All-America City 
The Official Website of the
City of Cottage Grove, Oregon



Welcome to the Official website for the City of Cottage Grove, Oregon.  We are known as the "Covered Bridge Capital of Oregon".  Six of the covered bridges in Lane County are located in or around the City of Cottage Grove; Centennial Bridge, Chambers Railroad Bridge (the only remaining covered railroad bridge in Oregon - recently restored), Currin Bridge, Dorena Bridge, Mosby Creek Bridge and Stewart Bridge.   Check out our video about our covered bridges.  For information regarding these bridges and all covered bridges in Lane County visit the Lane County Covered Bridge web page.  The web site contains history, pictures and other information on each bridge.

Cottage Grove is also home to the Covered Bridges Scenic Bikeway.  The Covered Bridges Scenic Bikeway and Row River Trail is a great family bike vacation opportunity.

Cottage Grove is located on Interstate 5 (I-5) which is the region's major north-south interstate highway. Cottage Grove is approximately 20 miles from the major population center of the area (Eugene-Springfield) in the middle of western Oregon and in the southern part of Lane County.  For more community information visit the Chamber of Commerce website or check out our Community Links.

Cottage Grove was selected as an All-America City in 1968 and 2004.  Cottage Grove is one of only two cities in the State of Oregon to have received the All-America City award twice.   No other city in Oregon has received the award more than twice.


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he
We've got an
                                      app for that!
Cottage
Grove App
for iPhone and iPad and Android mobile devices


It is Free!
 


Scan the QR code to download:
iPhone & iPad (click here)
Android (click here)

Stay up to date on community events, report problems and get a community directory

Leave your
Leaves for us
 

Annual Leaf Pickup
Monday, November 24th

For more information visit:
Leaf Pickup

Last round of pickup starts December 15th

Committee Vacancies
Would you like to volunteer and
serve on a City Committee?


We are currently seeking applicants for:

Planning Commission
Historic Landmarks Commission
Budget Committee
Audit Committee
Urban Forestry Committee
Vision Keepers

For more information about the committees or the applications forms - click here

Covered Bridges Scenic Bikeway
Cottage Grove
Covered Bridges
Scenic Bikeway


Click here to take a family bike vacation

Featured on
Grant's Getaway


Visit RideOregonRide.com more information about the
Covered Bridges Bikeway


State Scenic Bikeway Program


The 2013
Water Quality Report (Consumer Confidence Report)
is available.
View the report



Alert Me
Cell phone and VoIP users can now receive emergency notifications.
Sign up to receive the notifications by going to:

Community Emergency Notification System

Cottage Grove, Oregon - Open for
                            Business
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Cottage Grove, Oregon
Open for Business


For more economic development information visit:
Cottage Grove Community
                                  Development Corportation


Chambers Covered
Railroad Bridge

The only remaining covered railroad bridge west of the Mississippi River
Chambers Covered Railroad Bridge
Visit the Chambers Railroad Bridge webpage for more information about the restoration of this
historic treasure.



Check out the
swimming schedule

Splash
Community Pool
Warren H. Daugherty
Aquatic Center
Pedestrian
                                    Flag Program

Visit our Ped-Flags Page for more information.


Prescription Drug
Dropbox

Dispose of your unused or expired prescription drugs properly. 
Do not flush them down the toilet!

Use the free
Prescription Drug Dropbox
inside City Hall
Police Department Lobby

open 7:00 am to 11:00 pm
7 days a week


Would you like to save an average of 24% on your prescription medications?
Prescription Discount Program
Over 1,444 prescriptions have been purchased in Cottage Grove with an average discount of 24%

Check out the Prescription Drug Discount Program

Cottage Grove, Oregon If you have any suggestions or information you would like to see, please contact us at:

City of Cottage Grove, Oregon                
400 E. Main Street                              
Phone:  (541)942-5501
Cottage Grove, Oregon  97424             

Email:  citymanager@cottagegrove.org

2014 City of Cottage Grove, Oregon
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Friday Update - Weekly Electronic Newsletter

Cottage Grove Mobile Device App - Download the Cottage Grove app for iPhone and iPad (click here) or Android (click here) devices. 

Job Announcements

Building Inspection Program - Request for Proposal

City Council / Planning Commission Agendas

Committee Vacancies or recruitments    Follow the link for more information.

Election Information  Information about past and upcoming elections. Links to Election results

Cottage Grove Armory  Information and updates about the Historic Cottage Grove Armory

Main Street Refinement Plan  Information about the Main Street Refinement Plan and how to be involved.  The site also contains valuable background materials to follow the progress of the plan.

Chambers Covered Railroad Bridge Information about the only remaining covered railroad bridge west of the Mississippi River.

Water System Update  -  Update on the drinking water.
 
CGWiFi - information about the City of Cottage Grove WiFi network, register for service.

Service Line Warranty Program - information about the service line warranty program offered to protect water and sewer lines.  

Prescription Drug Discount Program save money on your prescription medications with this free program sponsored by the National League of Cities and the City of Cottage Grove.

Warren H. Daugherty Aquatic Center community pool and swim schedule information.

Improvement Road Work UpdatesProjects - - Keep to to date on the road work by following the above link and following the City's Facebook page or Twitter feed. 

Yard of the Week - See the winners of the Yard of the Week or submit a nomination for Yard of the Week.


Upcoming Meetings/Events

City Council - Regular Meeting - Monday, November 24, 2014 - 7:00 pm - Cottage Grove City Hall
     
Planning Commission
 Next Regular Public Hearing Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 7:00 pm (Agenda Worksession, Wednesday, November 12, 2014 7:00 pm) 


Historic Landmark Commission - Next Regular Public Hearing, TBA - 7:30 pm

Urban Forestry Committee - TBA - 6:00 pm at the Library, 700 Gibbs Ave.

Vision Keepers Committee -  - October 21, 2014 - 4:00 pm at the Library, 700 Gibbs Ave.
 

Budget Committee -  The 2014-15 Budget Committee met on May 27, 2014   View the Public Hearing and Meeting Notice.     View current and previous budgets

Recently Added/Updated

2013 Consumer Confidence Report - The annual report on drinking water quality in Cottage Grove.(Last year's report, 2012)

Adopted Budget - The current Adopted Budget is available online for review and several years of previous budgets are also available.

Audit - Annually an audit is performed checking by an outside auditor to verify the City's financial statements and activities.  The most recent audit and several years of previous audits are available online.  

Masonry Conservation Handbook - Cottage Grove is known for the wide variety of masonry construction.  This handbooks looks at the different types of masonry construction in Cottage Grove and provides suggested methods to address common maintenance issues and to protect the valuable historic masonry structures.  

Service Line Warranty Program - information about the service line warranty program offered to protect water and sewer lines.  

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers video series "Willamette Valley Dams: A System in Repair"  - A four part video series about the Willamette River basin dams and repairs under way and what the repairs may mean to you. 

Economic Opportunities Analysis  -  Final Report is available.

Cottage Grove Labor Market Information

Stormwater Management Plan
January 2013 Draft

    To be presented at February 11, 2013 Council Worksession


System Development Charges Study - study conducted on System Development Charges (SDCs) recommending changes to the SDCs.

Row River Nature Park Master Plan - Final Draft




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