The May 2013 e-newsletter of SW Neighborhoods, Inc. - Included are annual report, Pancake breakfast for SW Community Health Center May 4, Hillsdale Mainstreet Street Fest May 5, SW Neighborhoods Spring Cleanup May 11 and more.|
E-newsletter of Southeast Uplift, May 2013, the newsletter of the 20 Neighborhood Associations in SE Portland. Volunteer Appreciation Week, Neighborhood cleanups, Richmond emergency preparedness workshops, Eastside Forum Project Debuts in Montavilla, etc
Mt. Scott-Arleta neighborhood survey sheds light on barriers to community involvement. April 3, 2013 Though its a month old story it's still useful input for neighborhood associations.
E-newsletter of Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods, the District Coalition of the 12 inner NE Portland Neighborhood Associations. Neighborhood cleanups, Facilitators training, Learning From History: A conversation with Lisa Leveen, and more.
Save the Date! MLK Dream Run, Sun. Aug. 4, 2013, sponsored by North Northeast Business Association
Contractors will be working on the Eastside Greenway Trail and the Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail transit bridge in the closure area. Pedestrians and cyclists will be detoured to SE Water Avenue.
Reminder: Legislative Advocacy 101 this Tuesday January 8
The City of Portland and the Associated Students of Portland Community College are excited to announce that applications for grant money are now available for youth to create a project and improve their communities!
We are writing at the request of Mayor Charlie Hales, who would like to invite you to participate in the upcoming City Budget Forums. He is particularly interested in hearing your insights into how the FY 2013-14 budget will impact underrepresented communities. In addition, he also asks that if you have ideas of what you like added to the budget, then you also find areas to cut the budget.
Construction is progressing well on the new bridges over Powell and adjacent sidewalks, which should be open this fall.
Opportunity for neighborhood, community, environmental organizations to be part of Portland's World Environment Day celebration by scheduling events in the six weeks between Earth Day on April 22nd and World Environment Day on June 5th.
In February 2013, the United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office of North America selected Portland to host this year’s World Environment Day (WED) on June 5th, 2013.
The Portland Bureau of Transportation announced this year’s dates and locations for five Sunday Parkways, the popular summertime events presented by the City of Portland and Kaiser Permanente.
Nighttime demolition on Powell begins April 22; intermittent daytime pile driving in May; full closure weekend of May 17
This is your final reminder that the Eastside Greenway Trail will be closed between Caruthers Street and the OMSI submarine dock for 14 months beginning May 1, 2013 while crews work on trail reconstruction and the landside piers and abutment for the Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Bridge.
The City of Portland Bureau of Transportation advises the traveling public that street improvements will require lane closures on NE Halsey St. between NE 84th Ave. and NE 92nd Ave. beginning Friday, May 10 through Friday, May 24 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. The public is advised to expect delays, travel cautiously, observe all lane closures and directions by flaggers, and use alternate routes if possible.
The Multnomah County Citizen Involvement Committee (CIC) is seeking nominees for the 2013 Sy Award. It's given in honor of Sy Kornbrodt whose passion and voice on behalf of underserved and underrepresented citizens in Multnomah County inspired the CIC to create the award.
Final draft of the 2013 City of Portland Legislative Agenda Report to be considered by City Council on Wednesday January 16, 9:30 am time certain, Council Chambers, 1221 SW 4th Ave., 2nd Floor.
There will be a permanent left turn bike box installed at the NE corner of SE Water Avenue and SE Clay Street. There will be a bike detection system incorporated into the traffic signal at this location as well.