Oregon City is at the south end of the Portland metro area 13 miles south of Portland just below the horseshoe-shaped Willamette Falls on the Willamette River. The first incorporated city west of the Rockiesestablished in 1829. Once the State Capital of Oregon is now home to about 35000 residents and a booming revitalized downtown district – Main Street.
The strip of shops boutiques restaurants and beer and wine venues are frequented by residents and tourists who enjoy the eclectic mix of shops and small town close proximity feel. The community is served by Clackamas Community College Oregon City High School and a public school district of two middle schools and of 10 elementary schools. Residents enjoy over 22 parks and access to the Willamette and Clackamas rivers which are boundaries to neighboring cities West Linn and Gladstone respectively.
City: 503-657-0891 www.orcity.org
Chamber of Commerce: 503-656-1619 www.oregoncity.org