Category: Bulletin Board

Southeast Uplift July 2018 Land Use & Transportation Committee agenda, project updates, and more

July Meeting Agenda and Updates View email in browser Land Use and Transportation Update July 2018 Land Use & Transportation Committee Agenda  Monday, July 16, 2018 7:00-9:00 PM 3534 SE Main Street, Portland OR Please join us. All are welcome! 7:00 – Welcome, Introductions, Announcements (Leah Fisher, Neighborhood Planning Program Manager) Announcements Training opportunities 7:10 – Neighborhood Contact Code Update (Sara Wright, Bureau of Planning and Sustainability) Overview: This project is reviewing the “Neighborhood Contact” requirement in the Zoning Code (33.700.025) to create a more effective process to support early information-sharing and create opportunities for project developers to talk with neighbors. The proposed code changes include […]

Kerns Street Calming Mural Repainting

KERNS STREET CALMING MURAL REPAINTING >>THIS WEEKEND !!!!! Hi Everyone, Yes, this Sunday we will be closing 24th Ave between Davis and Flanders early (8am) so that we can repaint the street mural. Free donuts, pizza, watermelon and a chance to meet neighbors, help redo this mural. PLEASE come as early as you can since it’s going to be a hot day and the sooner we get this done that day , the better. Kids welcome too, of course. SUNDAY, July 15, 8 am until mid-afternoon. Intersection of NE 24th and Everett. Hope to see you there! https://www.facebook.com/events/282160455688037/

National Night Out 2018

Nation Night Out 2017Power for and from the people Previous Next National Night Out: A tradition that weaves communities together As the first Tuesday of August approaches, Marie Phillipi hand-delivers invitations to her neighbors for their annual National Night Out (NNO) party on their Southeast Portland block. Over the past few years, this small gesture has improved turnout and encouraged new neighbors to attend. National Night Out gives everyone the chance to meet neighbors they had been waving to for months and even years. At the party, residents bring tables, chairs and potluck dishes to set up in a neighbor’s front […]

2018 Buckman-Kerns Community Collection Event CCE

The 2018 Buckman-Kerns Community Collection Event CCE) took place at Hinson Memorial Baptist Church at 20th and Salmon Street from 9AM to 1PM on Saturday, June 23, 2018. Thanks to more than a dozen great volunteers from the Buckman Community Association, Central Catholic High School, and the Kerns Neighborhood Association, the event collected waste and reusable items from 60 visitors. Three 20 cubic foot yard boxes were filled to capacity for an estimated total tonnage of 10.5 tonnes. Official tallies are pending from Heiberg. Additionally, numerous electronics and appliances were recycled by Green Century. Estimate is 2500lbs pending their official total. The event should […]

ODOT Announces Two week closure of I-5 southbound ramp to I-84 eastbound starts 10 p.m. July 8

https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/ORDOT/bulletins/1fa6dad   Two-week closure of I-5 SB to I-84 EB starts July 8 Oregon Department of Transportation sent this bulletin at 06/27/2018 12:45 PM PDT Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. News Release Two week closure of I-5 southbound ramp to I-84 eastbound starts 10 p.m. July 8 First major closure for the I-84 at I-5 begins and full weekend closures of I-5 southbound July 13-16 and July 20-23 June 27, 2018 For information: Kimberly Dinwiddie, 503-539-8454, Kimberly.Dinwiddie@odot.state.or.us Don Hamilton, 503-731-8265, Don.B.Hamilton@odot.state.or.us BigFixPDX.com Portland – Travelers will experience the first major delays for the Interstate 84 at Interstate 5 […]

Kerns Businesses are supporting Las Americas Immigrant Advocacy Center las-americas.org

On June 30 we will be donating 25% of our net sales to @lasamericasimmigrantadvocacy ..Las Americas is a “31 year… Posted by ZimZim on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 From ZimZim: On June 30 we will be donating 25% of our net sales to @lasamericasimmigrantadvocacy Las Americas is a “31 year old, homegrown, non-profit dedicated to serving the legal needs of low income immigrants, including refugees and asylum seekers, victims of crime, and families seeking reunification.” Joining us in making similar donations on June 30 are @dovevivipizza @frockboutique @almachocolate @presentsofmind @grasshopperstore and @tumbleweedboutique (Grasshopper and Tumbleweed will be donating to another wonderful […]

Mt. Tabor Reservoirs Interpretive Display Survey

We Want your Feedback!  Mt. Tabor Reservoirs Interpretive Display Survey   Thank you to everyone who attended last weekend’s open house! If you didn’t get a chance to attend the open house, you can still give input through the Mt. Tabor Reservoirs Interpretive Display Survey. Give feedback on the different types of design options and tell us what you’d like to know the topics featured in the displays, such as Portland’s water system and Mt. Tabor’s history. Take the Mt. Tabor Reservoirs Interpretive Display Survey from April 14th to May 8th at: www.surveymonkey.com/r/MtTabor About the Project For more than a hundred years, Mt. Tabor formed […]

FREE Spay/Neuter with Promo Code Spring18

Cats yowling, spraying or fighting in your neighborhood? Most likely it is because spring is breeding season. When you spay/neuter these behaviors are greatly decreased. To help, the Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon is offering a Spring Spay/Neuter Special we think people in your neighborhood will want to know about. Through a grant from the Petco Foundation we are able to provide FREE Spay/Neuter services for feral and stray cats. The special is available through May 25. Attached is a flyer that you can share with neighbors at your next meeting, by email, or in your newsletter. You can find the flyer at this link. If you think […]