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City water features set to close

The city of Wilsonville maintains two interactive water features, one located at Town Center Park and the other at Memorial Park at Murase Plaza. Both water features are scheduled to operate annually, starting June 1 through Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more information, call the water feature hotline at 530-685-6356.

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afely dispose unwanted medications

The Wilsonville Police Department, in conjunction with the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office and clean-water advocates, is hosting a drop-box for the public to dispose of unwanted prescriptions and other medications. The drop-off site is located inside at the Wilsonville Police Department, 30000 SW Town Center Loop East, and is open Mon-day through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Utility assistance is available

If you or someone you know is struggling with the high cost of utility bills, Wilsonville Com-munity Sharing can help.

Wilsonville Community Sharing is a nonprofit social service agency that operates the local food bank and connects families in need with a variety of resources, including financial assistance for water, gas and electric utility bills.

To qualify, one must reside in the Wilsonville community and show proof of household income. All circumstances are taken into consideration.

Contact Wilsonville Community Sharing at 503-682-6939 for information or to schedule an appointment; all information remains confidential.

City wins financial reporting award

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada recently awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the xity of Wilsonville for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012.

This is the 16th consecutive year that the city has achieved this award. To be awarded the certificate of achievement, a government must publish an easily readable and ef-ficiently organized comprehensive annual financial report that must satisfy both generally accepted accounting principles and applicable legal requirements.

A certificate of achievement is valid for just one year. According to the city, the current com-prehensive annual financial report continues to meet the certificate of achievement program’s requirements, and the city is submitting it to the GFOA to determine its eligibility for another certificate.



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