Tag: Lake Oswego

Oregon Local Government Fellowship: Apply Now

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The application period for the 2017-2018 Oregon Local Government Fellowship is closed. The Oregon cities of Gresham, Hillsboro, Lake Oswego, Sherwood, Tigard, and Tualatin are pleased to continue the this unique local government fellowship for the fifth year in a row. This fellowship is part of the ICMA Local Government Management Fellows program. In this unique … Continued

Deep Thoughts with Anthony Hooper, City of Lake Oswego

Register for #ELGL14 Prepare for #ELGL14 by learning about who is attending. Find out if you’ll be surrounded by soft talkers, loud eaters, and finger biters or whether you’ll be surrounded by the best in local government. Anthony Hooper City of Lake Oswego, OR — Support Services Supervisor Connect: LinkedIn   (Complete the sentence) #ELGL14 is………..going to … Continued

Growing Up in City Hall: Life as a City Manager’s Child with David Donaldson

This is the third post in a new series about growing up with a parent who is also a City Manager.  David Donaldson Public Works Director, City of Beaverton, OR Experience: Interim City Manager, City of Lake Oswego and Deputy City Manager & HR Director, City of Wilsonville Published Works: Hire Smart – Guide for Local Government Leaders … Continued

The University of Lake Oswego: Best Two Years of Your Life

A Non-Traditional MPA ELGL heard a rumor about the City of Lake Oswego creating some sort of local government university and naturally this innovative idea is something that we had to learn more about.  It turns out that City Manager, Scott Lazenby, wanted to find a way to provide some additional training and education to … Continued

Defining Sustainability: Day In a Life of a Sustainability Coordinator

This is another installment of an ELGL original content series titled “Defining Sustainability” by Beth Otto.  Beth is sharing her perspective on the varying definitions of sustainability and her experiences in implementing sustainability strategies. Sustainability: What Does It Mean? The goal of the “Defining Sustainability” blog series is to help demystify the term and concept … Continued

Josh’s Job Search 2.0: Got Internship?

This is another installment of an ELGL original content series titled “Josh’s Job Search 2.0” by Josh Halladay. Halladay is sharing career advice that he is receiving in informational interviews. This article has been a few weeks in the making.  I have recently passed the three-month mark for unemployment.  For a recent college grad, with … Continued

Updated: Knope of the Week: Anthony Hooper, City of Lake Oswego

American City & County Magazine Highlights Knope of the Week What is the Knope of the Week? It’s ELGL’s way of recognizing an individual or group of individuals who have excelled in promoting the public sector. Recipients may come from the public or private sector and are nominated by ELGL members. Recipients receive an incredible amount of recognition … Continued

Josh’s Job Search 2.0 Meets Anthony Hooper, City of Lake Oswego

With the unemployment rate ticking downward and seemingly an increasing number of job listings in the public sector, Josh Halladay is ready to kick off Josh’s Job Search (JJS) 2.0. A natural reaction to any sequel whether it’s another Llama, Llama Red Pajama book, another Deuce Bigalow movie, or a new version of the Reebok … Continued

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