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Celebrate Halloween with the Kids in the Neighborhood

This Friday, Abernethy Elementary students will parade through the neighborhood for the annual “Character Parade.”

Watch the kids, dressed in their costumes, parade through, beginning at 2:00 p.m., Friday, Oct. 30th.

PARADE ROUTE: Students, staff and parents will leave the school playground, walk up Elliott, around Ladd Circle and back down Elliott.

This is a [...]

Washington High Community Center Comment Form

The link for the Washington High School Community Center Comment Form is up and running.

This link will take you to the Portland Parks site with images of the two final design options for the Washington High Community Center (images to the right). There is a link below the images that connects you to [...]

Garden of Wonders Harvest Festival, Oct. 28

Please join us for the Garden of Wonder’s Harvest Festival

Wednesday, October 28th After School From 3-4:30 pm Abernethy Elementary School Garden and Playground Near corner of SE Elliot and SE Birch

Apple Tasting, Chef Nicole’s Famous Pumpkin Muffins & Cauliflower Gratin to Sample

Hot Tea from the Village Building Convergence Tea Horse

Feed Mona [...]

HAND Meeting Minutes, October, 2009

HAND Board Meeting minutes October 20, 2009 St. Phillip Neri, 7:00 p.m.

Board members present: Chair alex Bassos, vice Chair Linda Nettekoven, Treasurer Matthew Masini, Publicity Chair Amy Lewin, Frank Dufay, Liz Gatti, Lois Hankins, Dave Kaplan, Lindsey McBride, Joseph Murphy, Sue Pearce, Jack Spadaro, Marilee Tillstrom, Ethan Timm, Land Use Chair Kina Voelz. Board [...]

Next HAND Meeting, Tuesday, Oct. 20

Hosford-Abernethy Neighborhood Development Association (HAND) Community/Board Meeting

Tuesday, October 20, 2009, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM Land use meeting to start at 6:30

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

Agenda

Introductions

Approval of Minutes

Crime Prevention Officer

Announcements and Updates

(1) Ladd’s Addition given [...]

Photos from the 2nd Tour de Ladd

Photo courtesy: Melissa Hurley

Abernethy Elementary students ride and scoot in the 2nd Annual Tour de Ladd, held Wednesday, Oct. 7 in Ladds Addition, Southeast Portland. The bike-a-thon helped raise money for the Abernethy Foundation which helps fund things like the library and music programs at the school.

Thanks to Abernethy parents Melissa Hurley [...]

Bike Traffic Enforcement Training Video

Watch the internal training video on enforcing bicycle traffic, produced by the Portland Police Bureau. The video stars HAND’s Community Resource Officer Robert Pickett.

Division Streetscape Open House, Sat., Oct. 10

Community Design Workshop October 10th, 2009 St. Philip Neri, Carvlin Hall 9:00AM – 12:00PM

You are invited to attend a design workshop for the Division Streetscape and Street Reconstruction Project. At this workshop you will be providing input on streetscape design options for the project area (SE 11th to 39th Avenue). Options include stormwater management, [...]

Traffic Plan Set for Portland Marathon

The following information has been supplied by the Portland Marathon . See below for bus and MAX information. Click here to download a PDF map of the complete traffic control plan.

The 39th annual Portland Marathon will be run on Sunday, October 4, 2009 beginning at 7 am. Traffic will be impacted throughout [...]

Aircraft Noise Advisory Committee

This is to let you know about the Citizen Noise Advisory Committee should you have aircraft noise questions or concerns now or in the future.

Citizens Noise Advisory Committee Meeting Announcement

October 8, 2009, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Gresham City Hall, Springwater Room 1333 NW Eastman Parkway Gresham, OR

Citizen Noise Advisory Committee meetings [...]