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2014 Portland Regional Graffiti Summit – May 20

Presented by The City of Portland’s Graffiti Abatement Program and Friendly Streets, a non-profit organization

2014 Portland Regional Graffiti Summit Tuesday, May 20, 2014 6:00pm to 8:30pm OMSI Auditorium 1945 SE Water Avenue, Portland OR 97202

FREE Community Conference This is a free 2.5-hour conference limited to the first 200 [...]

May 10 – Neighborhood Clean Up

Mark your calendars! HAND Neighborhood Clean-Up, Saturday, May 10

Bring your stuff to our annual neighborhood cleanup Saturday, May 10. This year’s proceeds from the cleanup will go to support neighborhood efforts.

Drop off begins at 9 a.m. and lasts until 1 p.m. at our same location, the Cleveland High School parking lot on SE 26th Ave., please enter on [...]

Buckman hosted open forum on Ballot measure for Water and Sewer Services

 Th. April 10th, from 7-9pm, the Buckman Community Association will host an open forum on the Ballot Measure that would remove from City Council management the Water and Sewer (BES) services.


The forum will be held in our regular meeting space, the Multnomah County Board Room, 501 SE Hawthorne Blvd.


Many Portlanders are [...]

April 15 Meeting Agenda

Board Meeting

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 

St. Philip Neri Church Paulist Center, St Paul Room 2408 SE 16th Avenue (and Division)





Call to order Introductions


Approval of Feb. and March Minutes Approval of Treasurer’s report


PPB Neighborhood [...]

Bridge Summit on March 20

Help shape the future of Multnomah County’s bridges


Community Bridge Summit, Thursday, March 20, 6 – 8 p.m.


Conference Room 315 (3rd Floor), Multnomah Building, 501 SE Hawthorne Blvd.


Multnomah County has begun a major update of its 20-year Capital Improvement Plan for its six Willamette River Bridges: the Broadway, Burnside, Hawthorne, Morrison, Sauvie Island [...]

A friendly note from OLCC about alcoholic consumption in March

St. Patty’s Day celebrations – Slainte! 


Portland, OR – For those who plan to paint the town green, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission reminds you to celebrate responsibly this St. Patrick’s Day weekend.  St. Patrick’s Day falls on Monday, March 17; however, many celebratory events are scheduled to start as early as Friday.


“Green beer, [...]

Notice of Street Closing on April 19 – SE Clinton Street

The 12th Annual Filmed by Bike is returning to the Clinton St. Theater this April 19-22. Filmed by Bike benefits NW Documentary, a non-profit organization that helps people tell their stories through film.

We will be closing SE Clinton Street as part of our opening day New Belgium street party on Saturday, April 19. The free event [...]

Loud and Clear – March 24 – SE Uplift – Panel on Neighborhood communications

SE Uplift invites you and your neighbors to come listen, learn and inquire about neighborhood-level marketing.

What: A moderated panel discussion with PSU Professor and local designer Kate Bingaman-Burt, ADX Marketing Director Tessa Blake and Neighborhood Expert Katy Asher. Followed by an audience lead Q & A.

Where: ADX Portland, 417 SE 11th Avenue

When: [...]

Upcoming City Meetings

The City of Portland invites you to participate in the four upcoming budget-related events. City Utility Rate Review Wednesday, March 19th, 6:30pm-8:30pm Parkrose High School Theater 12003 NE Shaver Street Portland, Oregon 97220 Community Budget Forum Wednesday, April 9th, 6:30pm-8:30pm Portland Community College, Sylvania Campus Performing Arts Center 12000 SW 49th Ave Portland, Oregon 97219 Community [...]

Public Forum on Sellwood Gap in the Springwater Corridor Trail

The SMILE Stewardship of Natural Amenities Committee (SNAC) invites you to


about the Sellwood Gap in the Springwater Corridor Trail

7-8:30pm on Wednesday, March 12th 

at the SMILE Station (SE 13th Avenue and Tenino Street)

Hello neighbor! As you probably know, for the last couple of years many neighbors [...]