City of Cottage



400 E. Main Street
Cottage Grove, Oregon  97424
Fax (541)942-1267

News Releases
Volunteer Board and Commission Opportunities
Budget Notices(City of Cottage Grove & Row River Urban Renewal District)
Cottage Grove Job Announcements

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Volunteer Board and Commission Opportunities

General Committee and Commission Application Form
for Budget Committee, Audit Committee,Vision  Keepers  (not to be used for Planning Commission and Historic Landmark Commission Applications - see link below)

        Specific Application Forms
Application for Planning Commission

                Application for Historic Landmarks Commission

 Current Vacancies

City Council Vacancy

The City of Cottage Grove is seeking interested applicants who reside within the City limits, to fill a vacancy on the Cottage Grove City Council, Ward 4.  Applicants must be a registered voter, reside within the City for at least one year before appointment and reside in Ward 4 when the application is submitted and throughout the term.  The term for this position ends on December 31, 2016.  Applications are available at City Hall from 8am to 5pm, Monday-Friday, or online at: Council Application.pdf .  The deadline to apply is Friday, August 28, 2015 at 5:00 pm.  Please submit completed applications to City Recorder, Trudy Borrevik at City Hall. Any questions contact the City Manager’s Office at (541) 942-5501.Current volunteer opportunities may exist - contact the City Recorder for up-to-date opportunities.


Budget Notices
City of Cottage Grove


A public meeting of the Budget Committee of the City of Cottage Grove, Lane County, State of Oregon, to discuss the budget for the fiscal year July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 will be held in the City Council Chambers of City Hall, 400 Main Street.  The meeting will take place on the 26th day of May 2015 at 6:00 p.m.  The purpose of the meeting is to receive the budget message and to receive comment from the public on the budget.  A copy of the budget document may be inspected or obtained on or after Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 400 Main Street, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

This is a public meeting where deliberation of the Budget Committee will take place.  Any person may appear at the meeting and discuss the proposed programs with the Budget Committee.

The meeting will also include a public hearing to discuss possible uses of state revenue sharing funds.

This notice is published on the City’s website.  Go to to view the notice online.

Richard Meyers, Budget Officer

Published:  May 15, 2015

Budget Committee Agenda
Tuesday, June 9, 2015  6:00pm

Current and past budgets

Cottage Grove
Job Announcements

Salary $3,451 - $4,763/month and benefits

The City of Cottage Grove is seeking a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, with a minimum of a Treatment Grade I, capable of obtaining a Treatment Grade II certification within one year, to provide general assistance in the maintenance and operation of City wastewater utilities.  A complete job description can be obtained on-line or by calling (541) 942-3349.  To apply, submit a detailed resume, City application, and three work related references to:  Public Works Director, City of Cottage Grove, 400 Main Street, Cottage Grove, OR 97424, by 4:00 pm, Friday, July 31, 2015

Accounting Technician
Salary $
3,419 - $4,363
The City of Cottage Grove is accepting applications for a full-time Accounting Technician.   This position will perform administrative and technical accounting work in the maintenance of fiscal records, including the operation of financial software.  Experience in the application of accounting principles from general ledger to profit and loss statements, and some knowledge/experience in the processing of payroll required. Salary is DOQ, plus benefits. Application and job description can be obtained online or at the Finance Department, 400 E. Main Street, Cottage Grove, OR.   Applications will be accepted until 5:00 pm, on Friday, August 7th, 2015.

Complete Job Descriptions

All persons regardless of age, race, sex, color, national origin or physical or mental disabilities are eligible for employment.
FMLA Posting
City of Cottage Grove Employment Application Form (PDF)

City of Cottage
                                Grove, Oregon