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Poop Patrols Pick up at Hosford School

Dog owners are rallying to keep the school grounds clean at Hosford Middle School for everyone to use. See info below on flyers posted at the school last week.

September 23, 2009 Attention Dog Park Users! Hosford Middle School had a fire drill today, and many students stepped in dog poop. The teachers are [...]

Garden of Wonders Work/Play Day!

Oct. 9th (NO SCHOOL DAY) 9am-1pm

Come Join Nori and Sarah in the Garden, Kitchen Garden and Greenhouse of Abernethy.

KIDS WELCOME! SNACKS PROVIDED! EVENTS INCLUDE: Moving soil! Turning Compost Re-worming the Big Worm bin Re-defining Bed space in the garden Revamping the greenhouse Shed and tool inventory General clean-up

Come for as short [...]

Abernethy’s Tour de Ladd, Wednesday, Oct. 7

Courtesy: Sue Shattuc

Join in the fun Wednesday, October 7th as students from Abernethy Elementary circle the block for this fun bike-a-thon fundraiser. Proceeds from the event go to help the Abernethy Foundation.

There are many ways HAND neighbors can help.

CLEAN UP THE COURSE: When: 3 p.m. Sunday 10/4 Where: South Rose Garden on [...]

Help Clean Up Hosford Middle School!

Hosford Middle School, Courtesy: GoogleMaps

Hosford Beautification Day Saturday, October 3 9:00 to 12:00

We need lots of helping hands to spruce up the grounds, particularly the Butterfly Garden. The more, the merrier. Come for all or part of the time, before or after all the Saturday morning activities.

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Washington High Community Center Open House, Oct. 15

Please join Commissioner Fish, the WHCC Community Advisory Committee, and many members of the Parks and Recreation Bureau staff to discuss the future of a Washington High Community Center.

Community Open House Thursday, October 15, 7:00-9:00 PM Central Catholic High School, 2401 SE Stark (please park on Stark)

We need you to help decide!

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Help the Abernethy Garden of Wonders

Tickets are still available! Abernethy Elementary’s Garden of Wonders Harvest Dinner Oct. 16, 2009 7-10:00pm

A beautiful locally grown and prepared harvest buffet will be served. Appetizers will be hand made by our own Chef Nicole Local brews and other treats will welcome you to this special Garden Fundraiser event. Stand up comedian and Abernethy [...]

Join the 2009 Hosford-Abernethy Tree Planting!

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH FRIENDS OF TREES Street trees are a lasting legacy gift to yourself and to your neighbors

Why get a tree? • Trees contribute to neighborhood livability. • Trees reduce city noise and glare, and also calm and slow traffic. • Houses on tree-lined streets command prices that are up to 20% higher. [...]

County & State Representative Town Hall, This Thursday!

Join Multnomah County Commissioner Deborah Kafoury & State Representative Jules Kopel Bailey for a Town Hall Meeting this Thursday, September 17.

Details in this email sent from Jules Kopel Baily:

I will be joined by Multnomah County Commissioner Deborah Kafoury this Thursday for a discussion about state and county issues. This will be [...]

Update to Division Streetscape Reconstruction Project

The project is looking at traffic updates at SE Division Street at Seven Corners.

At the HAND neighborhood meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 15, neighbors got to see a brief update to the current traffic configurations and proposals the Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) is considering for the Division Streetscape Reconstruction Project.

Liz Mahon, Project Manager [...]

HAND Update to Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Project

Just before the HAND meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 15th, TriMet presented the latest updates to the Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Project and its route through the neighborhood.

During the course of the hour, a lot of information was shared. Some very brief highlights include:

Updates to Options for Mitigating Train Horn Noise & Safety Compliance Currently, [...]